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Cassidy Wang
Cassidy Wang is a freshman studying journalism and economics. She grew up just outside of Boston and reports for The Daily's city desk. As the city council beat reporter, she covers policy initiatives in Evanston and issues that affect residents. She is also involved with Medill Media Teens, a journalism mentoring program for Chicago Public School students. You can reach Cassidy via email or Twitter.

Cassidy Wang, Reporter

Nov 26, 2019
Aldermen establish historic fund for local reparations (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
The Talking Farm educates community, provides produce for local businesses (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
State Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz supports bill consolidating pension funds to ease property tax burden (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Parents criticize police’s handling of sexual assault case (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
City Council unanimously approves citizen police review commission after amendment (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Citizens group pushes for independent police advisory in Evanston (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
Aldermen discuss issuing bonds to more nonprofits (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Proposed budget creates separate fund for human services (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Teachers and community members speak out against LGBTQ education opt-outs (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
D65 to revise policies to protect LGBTQ employees (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Aldermen recommend tax incentives for Howard Street property (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Robert Crown funding still on track, set to open in January (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Blotter: Jewelry stolen from Michigan Avenue home, food stolen from Whole Foods (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Aldermen to select city manager recruitment firms at Rules Committee meeting (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Evanston man charged with sexual assault for second time (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Council advances reparations plan to counter wealth, opportunity gaps (Story)
May 31, 2019
EPD’s dashboard program aims for transparency, falls short in demographic representation (Story)
May 16, 2019
Affordable Housing Plan Steering Committee considers smaller developments to integrate housing (Story)
May 14, 2019
Aldermen vote to introduce ordinance to sell Oakton Street property (Story)
May 06, 2019
Human Services Committee approves ordinance to incorporate restorative justice for juveniles, sending it to City Council for consideration (Story)
May 03, 2019
Housing and Homelessness Commission approves grant for Homeless Management Information Systems (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Evanston business, government confident in economic prospects (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
Aldermen reject Reese Avenue house, major zoning relief (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Aldermen move toward leasing Harley Clarke Mansion, assuring public ownership (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Why Evanston property assessments have gone up (Story)
Apr 09, 2019
Evanston commercial property assessment increases property owners’ worry (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
New D202 school board members to apply equity lens on achievement gap, literacy (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
New school board members elected in D202 emphasize equity (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Aldermen reject Chicago Avenue development, zoning map amendment (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
Aldermen approve service agreement with YWCA to fund domestic violence services (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Northwestern history professor emphasizes influence of black people in electing John F. Kennedy (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Aldermen place planned Chicago Avenue development on hold, requesting more details (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Documentary screening prompts discussion on engaging fathers in parenthood (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Aldermen accept first streetlight modernization, standardization plan since 1979 (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Planned development on Chicago Avenue to move to City Council (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Evanston officials approve $1.25 million Lawrence Crosby settlement, call for end to racial criminalization (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Residents discuss minority access in Harley Clarke repurposing (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
Evanston Organizes: Moran Center for Youth Advocacy provides restorative justice services for youth (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Despite efforts to create more affordable housing, Evanston rent increases 2.3 percent (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
Aldermen vote against censure of Rainey following ethics violations (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
Evanston Mental Health Board allocates fiscal year 2019 funds to agencies (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
Criticized for their marketing towards youth, Juul suspends most e-cigarette flavors (Story)
Nov 20, 2018
Aldermen approve Evanston’s fiscal year 2019 operating budget with modified cuts (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Despite strong desire to vote, some students’ absentee ballots never arrived (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
As polarizing as it is, students from both sides agree immigration law needs reform (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Democratic Party of Evanston expects high turnout and engagement for the midterms (Story)