The Daily Northwestern

Evanston raises parking violation fees

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 21, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston residents will begin paying $5 more for parking fines starting next month. As part of the city’s efforts to increase revenue amid uncertainty over state funding cuts, aldermen unanimously approved fee hikes to fines...

Evanston increases ambulance fees

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 16, 2015

Filed under City, City Features, Latest Stories, Local

Illinois Budget Crisis Evanston residents will be charged an additional $150 if they require emergency ambulance services starting Oct. 1. Aldermen voted Tuesday to increase the price of Evanston’s ambulance service ami...

Evanston aldermen pave way for new ‘green’ day care

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 16, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Aldermen approved Tuesday a permit for a new environmentally-conscious day care center to renovate an existing building on Central Street. The City Council voted unanimously to welcome Chicago-based preschool Little Green Tree...

Evanston to consolidate Public Works and Utilities departments

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 21, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Evanston’s Public Works and Utilities Departments will merge into one agency by the end of the year, city manager Wally Bobkiewicz announced Friday. Though there will be no employees from the public services union laid off foll...