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311 Service Center celebrates five years of information communication with residents, businesses

Jeremy Margolis, Reporter

March 1, 2016

Staffers of the city’s 311 Service Center celebrated the program’s five-year anniversary with a reception Tuesday morning, reflecting on how citywide communication has improved since its inception. City department directors t...

Evanston takes action against growing rat problem

Cydney Hayes, Reporter

September 30, 2015

An increased number of complaints from residents regarding rat sightings has led Evanston officials to reach out to private pest control companies. An increase in 311 calls in the city regarding rodent sightings in residential...

Evanston restaurant health inspection scores now available via text

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 12, 2015

People can now have health inspection scores for Evanston restaurants sent to them via text message, the city announced Thursday. Residents and visitors can view publicly available restaurant health inspection scores by texting...

Before you leave: What you need to know

Rosalie Chan, Jeanne Kuang, and Patrick Svitek

November 26, 2013

NU Shuttles, SafeRide change hours NU Shuttles and SafeRide are adjusting their schedules for Thanksgiving break. The Evanston Loop and Campus Loop shuttles will not run Thursday through Saturday. Normal hours will start...

Evanston police plan ‘heavy presence’ for ‘College GameDay’

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

October 1, 2013

Evanston police are planning a "heavy presence" for the arrival of "College GameDay" on the Northwestern campus this weekend, according to the city's top cop. Evanston Police Chief Richard Eddington told City Council on Monday...