Obama's Home Street Fortified, Hyde Park Blvd Near Obama Home Closed

12/06/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Lynn Sweet Chicago Sun-Times

The Obama home fronts on one side on a residential street with large single family homes. But the Obama home is exposed to traffic on the busy Hyde Park Blvd. The Obama house also faces a variety a apartment windows on the Hyde Park side.

Pool report from Abdon Pallash, Chicago Sun-Times talks about stepped up security for the president elect, who wrapped up a day of planning for his transition at the office of his friend, John Rogers' Ariel financial founder.

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