The Daily Northwestern

Fire breaks out at planned site of the Howard Street Theater

Catherine Henderson, Assistant City Editor

March 23, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Top City Stories

A fire broke out at the location of the future Theo Ubique Cabaret Theater on Howard Street. The Evanston Fire Department responded to the report of a fire in the 700 block of Howard Street Friday afternoon. It began in the...

Ross Barney Architects selected to design Howard Street Theater

Robin Opsahl, Assistant City Editor

February 21, 2016

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City

Evanston announced it would hire Ross Barney Architects to lead the concept and design planning for the Howard Street Theater. The company was chosen from 12 applicants to design the theater, to be located at 717-723 Howard...

Evanston police relocate outpost on Howard Street

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

November 1, 2015

Filed under City, Local

The Evanston Police Department relocated its Howard Street outpost one block west of its former location at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday. The outpost, now located at 745 Howard St., first opened at 633 Howard St. in July...

Aldermen advance plan for Howard Street Theater

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

September 21, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), Business, City, Local

Aldermen on Monday directed the city to seek an architect to develop an initial drawing for the Howard Street Theater, a long-discussed Evanston project. In a 7-2 vote, City Council approved spending a maximum of $40,000 on...

City seeks theater companies for Howard Street theater

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 13, 2015

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

Evanston requested Tuesday that theater companies submit their qualifications to be considered to operate out of a Howard Street property. Qualified companies are being asked to submit proposals to manage the property and its...

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...