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Towering presence in Dixon

Published: Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 7:41 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 9:15 a.m. CDT

With the newly painted south side water tower visible in the background, ComEd employees continue to work on towers and insulators in Dixon on Wednesday afternoon. The rains subsided Wednesday, but today's forecasted high is only 47, with winds expected to reach up to 20 mph.

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