The Daily Northwestern

Chicago EPA office denies rumors of closing

Aidan Markey, Web Editor

April 19, 2017

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Chicago office has rejected speculation it will be closing as part of proposed budget cuts by President Donald Trump’s administration. Robert Kaplan, director of the Region 5 Chicago...

District 65 approves solar panels at King Arts magnet school

Andy Weir, Reporter

November 3, 2015

The District 65 School Board approved last month a plan to install solar panels at an Evanston magnet school by the end of the year to boost energy efficiency and to educate students about sustainability. The new project at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr...

EPA lauds Evanston for sustainability efforts

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 23, 2014

Evanston has been named one of more than 60 communities nationwide that have met a series of sustainability standards set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The city announced Thursday it has been designated a Green...