The Daily Northwestern

Parks and Recreation board plans renovations

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

October 21, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

City staff announced renovations for two west Evanston parks at a Parks and Recreation Board meeting Thursday. Department director Lawrence Hemingway said the improvements made to Mason Park will attract more residents, both...

Local billionaire to receive recognition from state landmarks organization

Marissa Page, City Editor

January 28, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local

Evanston billionaire Jennifer Pritzker will be recognized by Landmarks Illinois, a nonprofit that aims to protect state and cultural landmarks, for her dedication to the preservation and renovation of landmark buildings. Pritz...

Evanston City Council approves Harley Clarke report

Rebecca Savransky, Design Editor

June 9, 2015

Filed under City, Local, Politics

A report on the Harley Clarke Mansion presented to aldermen Monday revealed no consensus within the community on which option for the mansion's future would be best. Aldermen approved the report following more than an hour...

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

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 12, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, City Features, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

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...