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...

City reevaluates local parks for future city council

Kristina Karisch, Reporter

September 29, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Evanston officials are asking residents for input on the cleanliness, safety and functionality of the city’s parks and recreational facilities. This month the city introduced Parks Scorecard, a new program that takes online s...

City holds community meeting to address plans for Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

September 29, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston residents offered input on the future of the Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center at a meeting Thursday. The City of Evanston met with the community to discuss planned site improvements for the Gibbs-Morrison Cultural C...

City decides against ban on non-Evanston bakers at farmers’ market

Billy Kobin, Reporter

March 29, 2016

Filed under Business, City, Local

Evanston officials announced last week they will not implement a ban on non-Evanston bakers contributing to the Downtown Evanston Farmers’ Market despite city staff internally agreeing to such a restriction last summer. ...