The Daily Northwestern

Officials warn residents of natural gas solicitors

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 28, 2014

Evanston officials warned residents Friday about natural gas supplier solicitors who have approached numerous residents throughout January. A door-to-door salesperson has visited multiple residents’ homes with a clipboard,...

Evanston responds to water report

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 26, 2013

The Evanston Utilities Department on Thursday reiterated that it has not detected lead in the city's water, responding to a report that the toxic material is surfacing in some Chicago households. Citing new federal research,...

Evanston utilities department clarifies property owners’ utility line responsibilities

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

October 19, 2012

Evanston’s utilities department warned property owners Wednesday that companies offering water and sewer service line insurance are not associated with the city. “As with any insurance or warranty program, individuals should...