The Daily Northwestern

Committee holds benchmarking ordinance

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

July 27, 2016

Aldermen held a benchmarking ordinance in the Administration and Public Works Committee meeting Monday night after questioning the ordinance’s usefulness, processes and possible penalties. The ordinance would require building...

Evanston listed among top green power users by Environmental Protection Agency

Billy Kobin, Reporter

March 1, 2016

Evanston was named to the Environmental Protection Agency’s quarterly list of largest green power users earlier this year. The city appeared last on the EPA’s top 30 local government list, released Jan. 25. The list enc...

Film festival seeks to inspire environmental activism

Renzo Downey, Reporter

February 5, 2016

With the first night sold out and the second on its way, the 2016 Wild and Scenic Film Festival will showcase two nights of films on environmental sustainability at the Evanston Ecology Center. The Evanston Environmental Association,...