The Daily Northwestern

Election-season signage on public property irks local residents

Marissa Page, City Editor

March 4, 2016

Filed under City, Local, Politics

As the March 15 state and national primary elections draw nearer, Evanston residents and city officials noted an influx of campaign signage cropping up on public property — a violation of state law. Bonnie Schindler (Medill...

Evanston overtime costs rise in 2014

Julia Jacobs, Assistant City Editor

May 25, 2015

Filed under Business, City, Local

The city paid its employees more than $1 million more in 2014 for working overtime than it did the previous year. The higher costs are mostly due to last year’s extreme weather, which required employees to work extra hours,...