The Daily Northwestern

City receives $580,000 state grant to fix west Evanston trail

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

February 6, 2013

The Illinois Department of Transportation granted Evanston $580,000 last week to restore a west Evanston trail. Evanston’s grant is part of a total $50 million given to local transportation projects in Illinois. Gov. Pat...

Producemobile to provide free, fresh produce to Evanston once a month

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 26, 2012

Starting in December, the Greater Chicago Food Depository’s Producemobile will distribute free fruit and vegetables to Evanston residents once a month. The Producemobile is a decade-old initiative by the Food Depository to...

Evanston aldermen establish Americans with Disabilities Act board

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 15, 2012

The Evanston City Council established the Americans with Disabilities Act Advisory Board on Monday to help city government identify ways to make Evanston more accessible to individuals with disabilities. The city's Parks, Recreation...

Evanston playground recognized for handicap accessibility

Susan Du, City Editor

September 27, 2012

Noah’s Playground for Everyone, a handicap accessibility playground on Lighthouse Beach, received the Reader’s Choice Award in Time Out Chicago Kids’ 2012 Hipsqueak Awards. The playground at 1431 Judson Ave. is named...