Photograph by Joe Wigdhal
The view of Chicago from a helicopter at 6:30am on Monday, August 4, shows a city waking up and hitting the road, bracing for what would become a devastating storm later that afternoon.
Time Out's third annual photo contest focused on the theme of "Getting There." Below, the top three winning entries:
First place | Todd Winters
Under the El tracks at Wells and Van Buren Streets
Second place | Lauren Drell
CTA attendant at Foster Purple Line station
Third place | Kate Puccia
Southbound Purple Line train
Check out all other photos and winners here, and tell us what you think!