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Alds. Delores Holmes, Mark Tendam re-elected in landslides

Ciara McCarthy and Jia You

April 9, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Alds. Delores Holmes (5th) and Mark Tendam (6th) beat back challengers Tuesday, handily winning re-election to the Evanston City Council. Holmes, who was challenged by write-in candidate Carlis Sutton, won 338 of the 453 ba...

Election Guide 2013: Q&A with 5th Ward candidates Ald. Delores Holmes and Carlis Sutton

Jia You, City Editor

April 7, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Residents in Evanston’s 5th Ward, including many NU students living off campus, will decide Tuesday between Ald. Delores Holmes and write-in candidate Carlis Sutton for the City Council race. Holmes is seeking re-election for...

Evanston City Council approves new contract for electric aggregation

Patrick Svitek, Managing Editor

April 2, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Evanston aldermen on Monday approved a new contract for the city’s electric aggregation program, bumping most residents’ rates by more than 8 percent beginning this summer. “We reaffirmed our commitment to 100 percent...

Evanston aldermen stall vacation rental ordinances

Rachel Janik, Reporter

April 1, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Discussion of Evanston’s controversial vacation rentals stalled at City Council on Monday night after proposed ordinances failed to garner support from aldermen on the Planning and Development Committee. Vacation rentals...