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

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

The Daily Northwestern


A “Civic Plaza” was ranked third of top 20 Evanston Thrives priorities.

City Council approves Living Habitats contract to design ‘Civic Plaza’ downtown

June 12, 2024

City Council approved a nearly $100,000 contract award with Living Habitats, a Chicago-based architectural firm, for the engagement, design and implementation of the Downtown Evanston “Civic Plaza”...

Almost two years after Evanston residents voted for ranked-choice voting in municipal elections, City Council passed an ordinance to implement by April 2025

City Council introduces ranked-choice voting implementation ordinance, talks Landlord-Tenant agreements

June 11, 2024

City Council voted to introduce an ordinance for the implementation of ranked-choice voting and discussed an amendment to Evanston’s Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance Monday night. On November...

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‘Doom and gloom’ no more? City Council tackles financial future, tax changes

May 30, 2024

Dire warnings of a fraught financial future for Evanston have long underlied issues ranging from a benefits pact with Northwestern over its Ryan Field rebuild to the specifics of municipal balance sheets. But...

Two silhouettes shake hands in front of an apartment building and a large lease agreement on a clipboard.

Fair housing advocates, housing providers divided on proposed renter landlord ordinance amendments

May 2, 2024

Leading up to City Council’s vote on changes to Evanston’s residential landlord and tenant ordinance, city residents are split on the amendments' impact. Evanston’s Housing and Community Development...

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City Council supports Noyes Center renovations, yet timeline remains uncertain

April 30, 2024

After hearing from impassioned arts advocates Monday, City Council signaled its support for extensive renovations at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center’s 19th-century building. Originally built in 1892...

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