Portable Noise Monitor Reports


Since 1996, the Airport Noise Management System (ANMS) has enabled the City of Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) to monitor the amount of noise generated from aircraft operating at Chicago O'​Hare and Midway International Airports. The portab​le noise monitors allow the CDA to provide homeowners with specific information about aircraft noise levels at a specific home during a sample two-week monitoring period. This data is for your information only. Due to strict Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) guidelines, the data collected by the portable noise monitors will not be used to determine eligibility for our Residential Sound Insulation Program.

The CDA deploys portable noise monitors at no cost to homeowners; there is no rental charge or user fee to request a portable noise monitor. Due to a high volume of requests for portable noise monitors, the CDA has a backlog of portable monitor deployments. Once you have submitted the application to the CDA (see link to PDF file below), we will contact you to set up a date and time for deployment. After the portable noise monitor has been deployed and the monitoring is complete, the CDA will provide you with a detailed summary re​port of the aircraft noise measurements.


Midway Portable Noise Monitor A​pplication [PDF file updated September 2016]


Historical Portable Noise Monitor Reports​​

Site 2121 - 5414 S. Kedvale Avenue, Chicago (New)
Site 2121 - 5415 S. Kedvale Avenue, Chicago​
Site 2116 - 4841 S. La Crosse Avenue, Chicago
​​​​​​​Site 2111 - 3553 S. Rockwell Street, Chicago
Site 2025 - 6212 S. Kilbourn Avenue, Chicago​
Site 2017 - 1149 Candlewood Drive, Downers Grove
Site 2014 - 5635 S. New England Avenue, Chicago
Site 2011 - 5801 S. Monitor Avenue, Chicago
Site 2008 - 5314 S. Natchez Avenue, Chicago
​Site 2006 - 4632 S. Komensky Avenue, Chicag
​Site 2004 - 4621 S. Harding Avenue, Chicago
Site 2002 - 4050 W. 55th Street, ​Chicago
Site 2001 - 4850 S. Lorel Avenue, Chicago
Site 2000 - 5705 S. Mayfield Avenue, Chicago
Site 1999 - 5044 S. Lockwood Avenue, Chicago
Site 1998 - 6005 S. McVicker Avenue, Chicago​
Site 1992 - 4200 S. Lawndale Avenue, Lyons
Site 1947 - 4447 W. 55th Street, Chicago
Site 1945 - 6317 S. Narragansett Avenue, Chicago
Site 1942 - 5739 S. Kolmar Avenue, Chicago​
Site 1940 - 6345 S. Latrobe Avenue, Chicago
Site 1939 - 6315 S. Narragansett Avenue, Chicago
Site 1938 - 5046 S. Lavergne Avenue, Chicago
Site 1933 - 6825 S. Tripp Avenue, Chicago
Site 1932 - 6419 S. Leclaire Avenue, Chicago​
Site 1929 - 5847 S. Nordica Avenue, Chicago
Site 1924 - 5111 S. Lavergne Avenue, Chicago
Site 1921 - 5846 S. Nordica Avenue, Chicago
Site 1918 - 6822 S. Kenneth Avenue, Chicago


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