The Daily Northwestern

Plan Commission passes dispensary zoning amendment for Council consideration

Emma Yarger, Reporter

January 9, 2020

Evanston’s Plan Commission unanimously passed an amendment for City Council consideration to reduce the required distance between cannabis dispensaries and primary and secondary educational institutions at a Wednesday meeting. This...

Evanston business districts await beautification grant decision

Ben Schaefer, Assistant City Editor

February 19, 2015

Evanston City Council is slated to hear a proposal from six neighborhood business groups requesting $54,000 in funding for beautification and various other projects at their next meeting. The proposal was submitted as par...

Business organization aims to continue improvements to Dempster, Dodge area

Rachel Yang, Reporter

November 20, 2014

After a brief period of inactivity, an Evanston association is planning to revamp the area around Dempster Street and Dodge Avenue by bringing in new businesses before the new year. Nancy Floy, president of the Evanston...