The Daily Northwestern

Evanston prepares for sustainability festival

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

September 24, 2014

More than 80 green businesses and organizations will showcase displays at Saturday's Evanston Green Living Festival. The annual festival, hosted by the Evanston Environmental Association and the city, will take place at...

Evanston polls public on switch to reusable bags

Jennifer Ball, Assistant City Editor

September 23, 2014

Evanston officials are conducting an online questionnaire aimed at helping residents stop using plastic bags and transition to reusable shopping bags by August 2015. The questionnaire will be used to gather the public's opinion on how Evanston'...

Earth Week to bring sustainability discussions, films to Northwestern

Sohyun Choo, Reporter

April 17, 2014

Northwestern sustainability groups will host several Earth Week programs next week in an effort to raise awareness about environmental issues on campus. The weeklong event, beginning Sunday, will focus on seven major them...