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Half mile of Lake Shore Drive closed early Sunday for helicopter lift

A half-mile stretch of Lake Shore Drive — between Chicago Avenue and Division Street — will be shut down early Sunday morning so a helicopter can deliver air-conditioning equipment to a lakefront high-rise building.The drive, as well as the lakefront path, will be closed from 4 a.m. to 9 a.m. Sunday, ivers an air-conditioning unit to a high-rise on Lake Shore Drive, according to the city of Chicago’s Office of Emergency Management and Communications, which suggests that drivers use North Michigan Avenue and Chicago Avenue as a detour.

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