The Daily Northwestern

City moves Public Works Agency forward with new bureau managers

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

October 6, 2015

Filed under City, Local

In the next step toward reorganizing Evanston’s Public Works and Utilities departments under one agency, the city announced Monday the appointment of three of the agency’s bureau managers. Although the city named current employees to...

Evanston officials declare 2-day snow emergency

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

January 1, 2014

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston officials have declared a daytime snow emergency for both Thursday and Friday. The snow emergency will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both days. The decision came late Wednesday evening after nearly 10 inches...

Person in custody after botched drug deal, car chase

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

December 8, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories

Police said they took a person into custody this afternoon after a botched drug deal led to a car chase near Main Street. They recovered a handgun, crack cocaine and more than $1,000 in the process, according to police. The...