The Daily Northwestern

Niles and Morton Grove hire consulting firm to study alternative option in Evanston water deal

Billy Kobin, Reporter

January 13, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Two nearby municipalities have hired a consulting firm to consider a revision to their plan to purchase water from Evanston that would utilize an existing water line in Skokie instead of building a new pipeline. Niles and Mo...

Evanston water negotiations delayed as villages explore new option

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

October 20, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

Evanston’s ongoing water negotiations with three nearby communities — which were speeding up in recent weeks — have been delayed as Niles and Morton Grove explore an alternative option to building a new water pipeline to...

Plans to extend Evanston water reach accelerate

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

April 28, 2015

Filed under City, Local, Politics

Evanston’s long-time goal of selling more water to surrounding cities is gaining traction as suburbs are hit with the rising price of Chicago’s supply. The cost of Chicago water has reached $3.81 per thousand gallons, compared...

Police Blotter: April 3

Paige Leskin, Managing Editor

April 2, 2015

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Woman charged with retail theft, possession of drug paraphernalia Police arrested a 28-year-old woman Tuesday in connection with retail theft at a Home Depot in Evanston, officials said. The woman from Niles, Illinois,...

Evanston approves construction of new location for Taco Diablo, Lulu’s

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 12, 2014

Filed under Business, City

The city approved a permit Wednesday that will allow construction to begin at the space where Evanston residents plan to reopen Taco Diablo and Lulu’s, two restaurants which closed in the last 12 months. With the approval, co...