The Daily Northwestern

Evanston recognized for measures to prevent childhood obesity

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

November 10, 2015

Evanston received recognition Nov. 5 for its work to combat childhood obesity and promote healthy living through first lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign. The city received five gold medals from the National League...

Evanston city manager unveils plans for major changes to services, department structures

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 12, 2015

Illinois Budget Crisis City manager Wally Bobkiewicz announced a restructuring of his staff into groups focusing on a major realignment of city departments and invigoration of infrastructure projects. With the uncer...

Evanston to hold 8th annual walking program for women

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

February 24, 2015

Evanston's Health and Human Services Department will be holding a 12-week program that encourages women to walk and promotes health and wellness. Women Out Walking, in its eighth year, is a program where women track their steps...