The Daily Northwestern

City staff to allow public input on energy and water benchmarking ordinance

Rishika Dugyala, Assistant Summer Editor

June 28, 2016

City staff will be hosting three drop-in open comment sessions beginning Tuesday so the public can provide input on a draft of an ordinance about energy and water benchmarking before it is introduced to City Council. Evanston...

City environmental board supports plastic bag ban, talks bike plan

Edward Cox, Video Editor

May 9, 2014

The city's Environment Board agreed to support a ban on plastic bags Thursday. City council will review the proposed ordinance in a special meeting May 19. Evanston sustainable programs coordinator Catherine Hurley said t...