Lollapalooza rains, crowd cause $266,000 in Grant Park turf damage
BY FRAN SPIELMAN City Hall Reporter August 13, 2014 11:54AM
Fans dance in the mud during Young The Giant's set Sunday evening at Lollapalooza in Grant Park. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media
Updated: August 13, 2014 1:10PM
Sections of Grant Park turned into a muddy mess because of heavy rains during Lollapalooza will be cordoned off well into September, thanks to $266,000 in landscape repairs that began Wednesday at the promoter’s expense.