The Daily Northwestern

District 65 approves solar panels at King Arts magnet school

Andy Weir, Reporter

November 3, 2015

The District 65 School Board approved last month a plan to install solar panels at an Evanston magnet school by the end of the year to boost energy efficiency and to educate students about sustainability. The new project at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr...

Evanston works with Northwestern students to test bike safety signs

Margaret Corn, Reporter

October 18, 2015

The city is collaborating with Northwestern students to increase communication between bicyclists and drivers through hand signals by developing new signage to be implemented next spring. The program, approved by the city’s...

City moves Public Works Agency forward with new bureau managers

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

October 6, 2015

In the next step toward reorganizing Evanston’s Public Works and Utilities departments under one agency, the city announced Monday the appointment of three of the agency’s bureau managers. Although the city named current employees to...