The Daily Northwestern

Evanston debuts redesigned city website

Amelia Langas, Reporter

February 15, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Motivated to create a more mobile-friendly site in a smartphone-oriented era, Evanston revamped its old design and launched a new website Tuesday, city officials said. Gone are the days of a blue color scheme and outdated graphics....

Evanston to spend $55,000 on redesigning, cloud hosting of website

Rishika Dugyala, Assistant City Editor

May 12, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston is paying a third-party vendor approximately $55,000 to overhaul the city’s website, implementing new features like mobile adaptability, increased security and cloud-based hosting. On Monday, City Council unanimously approved...

Evanston restaurant health inspection scores now available via text

Tori Latham, City Editor

April 12, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

People can now have health inspection scores for Evanston restaurants sent to them via text message, the city announced Thursday. Residents and visitors can view publicly available restaurant health inspection scores by texting...

Evanston looks to hold second social media webinar for local businesses

Bailey Williams, Assistant City Editor

May 26, 2014

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

The city’s Economic Development Division looks to hold its second set of social media webinars May 29, focusing on Pinterest and Instagram tips for local businesses. The free webinar lasts 75 minutes and is targeted at social...