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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Evanston launches Guaranteed Income Pilot program with Northwestern

August 11, 2022

A new year-long program will grant 150 randomly selected Evanston households with monthly financial assistance in a guaranteed income pilot program, the city announced Thursday.  Launched as a partnership...

Evanston’s Civic Center. The building is red brick and the door is glass with brown frames.

Evanston releases application process for 2nd Ward City Council seat

July 15, 2022

Evanston released plans Friday to fill the open 2nd Ward City Council seat. Mayor Daniel Biss will appoint former councilmember Peter Braithwaite’s successor following an application process. Candidate...

The Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center. Green trees grow around the red brick building, a dark-brown sign saying “The City of Evanston” is front and center.

Ald. Peter. Braithwaite to resign from City Council after 11 years

June 28, 2022

Ald. Peter Braithwaite (2nd) announced he will leave City Council on July 11 for personal reasons at Monday’s council meeting. Braithwaite has represented the 2nd Ward since 2011, focusing largely...

The front of the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, a red brick building with a concrete entryway.

The Daily Explains: Political turnover in Evanston has welcomed newcomers at high rates. Here’s what you need to know about our city’s fledgling leaders.

May 18, 2022

Content warning: This article contains mentions of sexual assault.  With a new city manager selection on the horizon, Evanston’s cohort of new leaders continues to expand.  In areas like education...

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Local leaders reflect on Evanston’s reparations effort, one year later

April 20, 2022

More than a year after City Council approved the Restorative Housing Program, some local leaders who disapproved of the original plan still say housing grants do not constitute full reparations.  On...

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