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State initiative to hire more disabled people, integrate workforce passes General Assembly

Edward Cox, Assistant City Editor

May 22, 2013

Filed under City, Politics, State

A bill that would provide more working opportunities for disabled people sailed through the Illinois General Assembly last week with the leadership of Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston). The Senate unanimously voted May 14 to send...

Evanston Township dissolution bill passes Illinois House, awaits Quinn’s signature

Jia You, City Editor

May 21, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Politics, State

Evanston voters may finally be able to decide whether to dissolve the Evanston Township at the next general election. A bill introduced by state Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) that would enable Evanston voters to dissolve the...

Alderman: Evanston City Council to tackle ‘brothel law’ by June

Edward Cox, Assistant City Editor

May 1, 2013

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Students hoping to spread out rental costs next year by living with more than three people in a unit might not have to worry about the city’s so-called “brothel law” if all goes according to plan. Changes to the law, whic...