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Evanston pastor appointed as city’s first equity coordinator

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 14, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Before moving to Evanston seven years ago, Rev. Dr. Patricia Efiom raised her children in Bloomington, Indiana, where she said they were often the only children of color in their grade. “Our children had to exist in that...

City explores possibility of staffer devoted to issues of equity

Nora Shelly, City Editor

October 23, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

A new position could be created within Evanston government starting next year that would work exclusively toward increasing equity in the city. The staffer, called the equity and empowerment coordinator, would look into all...