The Daily Northwestern

Housing, youth employment discussed at Fifth Ward meeting

Kristina Karisch, Reporter

October 20, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Some Fifth Ward residents said Thursday that affordable housing solutions and the continuation of the Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program are the most crucial parts of the 2017 proposed budget to their community. Ald....

City to donate $5,000 to Flint Water Fund

Nora Shelly, Reporter

January 28, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl announced Thursday the city will donate $5,000 to help those affected by the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. The donation will go to the Flint Water Fund, which is managed by the United Way of Gene...

City Council hears update on Robert Crown renovations

Nora Shelly, Reporter

January 20, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

City officials will move forward with the campaign to overhaul facilities at the Robert Crown Community Center after receiving favorable results from a public survey. Evanston hired an independent agency, Community Counseling...

Evanston releases proposed 2013 budget

Susan Du, City Editor

October 14, 2012

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Evanston City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz released the proposed budget for next year on Friday. City officials say the budget gap in 2013 will be the smallest in years, due to the city's continued efforts to slash excess expenditu...