The Daily Northwestern

Evanston joins campaign to buckle up

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 12, 2015

Filed under City, Local

Evanston police will be cracking down on drivers and passengers this week who fail to wear their seat belt for a statewide “Click It or Ticket” campaign, the city announced. The Illinois Department of Transportation, the...

Evanston seeks community input for Fountain Square renovation

Stephanie Kelly, Assistant City Editor

October 16, 2014

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Local

The city is soliciting input on the upcoming renovation of Fountain Square, the small plaza downtown near World of Beer. The comments will help to develop four possible concepts for Fountain Square to be presented in early...

Evanston police enact safety measures for Memorial Day weekend

Julian Gerez and Sophia Bollag

May 22, 2014

Filed under City, Crime, Local, State

The Evanston Police Department will be conducting several campaigns in order to ensure citizen safety over Memorial Day weekend. The "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" traffic enforcement campaign seeks to reduce alcohol-related...

EPD starts campaign to more strongly enforce seat belt laws

Julian Gerez, Assistant City Editor

May 11, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories

The Evanston Police Department is working with two state organizations and hundreds of local law enforcement agencies for a campaign to strongly enforce seat belt laws, particularly on Memorial Day weekend. EPD Cmdr. Jay...