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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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City Council votes to authorize lease agreement with Artists Book House

May 12, 2021

The city will lease the Harley Clarke Mansion to Artists Book House for 40 years after aldermen voted at Monday’s meeting. For years, residents and elected officials have debated the best uses for...

The front of the Harley Clarke Mansion.

City Council votes to move forward with Artists Book House’s plan for Harley Clarke Mansion

March 9, 2021

After extensive delays and community-wide conflict, the years-long debate about the future of the Harley Clarke Mansion appears to be headed toward resolution after City Council voted Monday to accept...

Lori Keenan in a white shirt smiling at the camera

“This is the first time I’m on a clipboard”: Longtime Evanston activist Lori Keenan looks to make the jump from resident to mayor, increase city-wide transparency and communication

January 27, 2021

If she’s elected to be Evanston’s next mayor, 7th Ward resident Lori Keenan said her Monday nights won’t look any different. With friends and supporters, Keenan jokes that she’ll attend the...

The front of the Harley Clarke Mansion.

Harley Clarke Mansion proposals to be reviewed again by City Manager’s office

September 22, 2020

City Council sent proposals to repurpose the Harley Clarke Mansion back to the City Manager’s office for continued evaluation after four groups presented their plans to City Council and the community...

The Harley Clarke Mansion, 2603 Sheridan Rd.

City Council to review proposals for Harley Clarke Mansion on Monday

September 20, 2020

City Council will review presentations and proposals from four groups for a long-term lease of the Harley Clarke Mansion in a special meeting Monday. The 37,700-square-foot estate, located along Evanston’s...

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