Bureau of Rodent Control

Open Issues: 20 Closed Issues: 84,998 Acknowledged Issues: 8,309
Watching issues created after: 2011-02-08

Emails will be sent to: Josie.Cruz@cityofchicago.org

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  • 1140-1198 West Lawrence Avenue Chicago, IL 60640, USA - Chicago Ward 48
    Vaulted sidewalk collapsing into basement north east corner of Lawrence and broadway rats seen coming in and out of hole.
  • 3210 S Throop St - Bridgeport
    Rats around rear coach house and alley.
  • 1500 North Wieland Street Chicago, Illinois - Near North Side
    Rat problem in the street is getting worse with rats roaming the street and between homes at all hours of the day and night, sometimes in pairs and completely unphased by people or traffic.
  • 4274 North Marine Drive Chicago, Illinois - Chicago Ward 46
    huge rat climbed up the open garbage can I. front of 4250 N. Marine Dr. why can't we have a covered can for disposal of dog waste? cans are always filled.
  • 844 W Grace St Chicago, IL 60613, USA - Chicago Ward 46
    Very large rat in our side yard between 848 and 844 W. Grace Street. Please bait yard and alley behind both buildings.
  • 2452 W Albion Ave Chicago, IL 60645, USA - Chicago Ward 50
    The abandoned garage across the alley from our condo is infested with rats. The owner should be required to do something about this. Rats are getting into our backyard.
  • 4400 N Marine Dr Chicago, IL, 60640, USA - Chicago Ward 46
    Piles of brown carpet, multiple bags of garbage, large card board sleeping platform, various assortment of items on upper berm of Montrose viaduct. North west corner. Need to be removed. Bagged spoiled food and other perishables attracting rodents.
  • 4400 N Marine Dr Chicago, IL, 60640, USA - Chicago Ward 46
    Burgundy Van dumpling bags of garbage on parkway of Clarendon Park. Van is stationary and parked at this spot for weeks. Directly across from the City salt storage depot. Rats and gulls are having a feast.
  • 6972 N. Sheridan Chicago, IL - Chicago Ward 49
    Again, there are pieces of furniture littering the alley behind 6972 N. Sheridan Road. This is an ongoing issue. The dumpsters are constantly overflowing and there are rats everywhere. In addition, the building is infested with bedbugs and the building residents throw out furniture every week. This building needs to be inspected and taken care of.
  • Possum Archived
    3737 S Lowe Ave Chicago, Illinois - Bridgeport
    Large possum 10-15# seen in back yard watching neighbors small dog. When door was opened possum walked away through gangway to front sidewalk. This rodent was larger than the dog and was definitely an adult possum.
  • 3652 W Lawrence Ave CHICAGO, IL, 60625 - Albany Park
  • 4548 North Magnolia Avenue Chicago, Illinois - Chicago Ward 46
    Rat infestation/nesting in front planting bed at Magnolia Plaza on the SW corner of Magnolia and Wilson. As many as 10 rats seen coming out from under low shrubs. There may be more issues in the back, alley ans side yard.