The Daily Northwestern

New sustainability group aims to protect, expand Evanston’s urban forest

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 11, 2012

Evanston TreeKeepers, a new community organization focused on preserving and expanding the local tree population, is launching this week with its first meeting Wednesday night. TreeKeepers founder Wendy Pollock said the group...

Evanston’s energy aggregation plan produces consumer savings

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

September 27, 2012

Nearly 25,000 Evanston residential and small business electricity customers are now receiving 100 percent renewable energy and saving money on their utility bills, according to city officials. Customers eligible for the city’s...