The Daily Northwestern

Illinois attorney general’s office cautions Evanston aldermen about email use

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 15, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

The Illinois attorney general's office Monday warned Evanston aldermen about weighing formal decisions over email, responding to legal questions first raised as they appointed a new panel last year. In a letter to City Council,...

City earmarks federal funds for west Evanston affordable housing

Edward Cox, Assistant City Editor

May 30, 2013

Filed under City, Local

The Evanston City Council voted Tuesday to approve using federal funds to construct two affordable rental units in the 2nd Ward. The nonprofit Community Partners for Affordable Housing acquired $277,685 in federal HOME funds,...