The Daily Northwestern

Evanston aldermen to consider land lease for Northwestern visitors center

Susan Du, City Editor

November 12, 2012

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Northwestern’s proposed visitors center continues to draw community criticism even as the Evanston City Council nears final deliberation over leasing city property for its construction. The council is scheduled to vote tonight...

Evanston City Council overturns ruling against Northwestern construction plans

Rachel Janik, Reporter

October 23, 2012

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Evanston aldermen voted Monday to ignore the Preservation Commission’s recommendation and grant Northwestern’s appeal to proceed with plans to construct a new visitors center on Sheridan Road. The 6-2 vote came after ...

Evanston City Council overturns ruling against Northwestern construction plans

Rachel Janik, Reporter

October 22, 2012

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Evanston City Council accepted Monday night an appeal by Northwestern that will allow the University to move forward with plans to build a new visitors center on Sheridan Road. Aldermen voted 6-2 to overturn a decision...

Evanston nears final decision on Robert Crown reconstruction

Rachel Janik, Reporter

October 21, 2012

Filed under City, Local

Evanston city officials are considering proposals for a new Robert Crown recreational center to be built and managed by a private owner because much-needed repairs for the old center would be too costly a burden for the city. ...