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City makes plans to consolidate committees

Nora Shelly, Assistant City Editor

April 8, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston officials are developing plans to consolidate the city’s many committees, commissions and boards to reduce bureaucratic delays. The process, which began in January, is set to reduce the number of these groups from 45 to 34. The committees are being consolidated to make processes easier for both Evanston resident...

Evanston releases new report on assistance to low-income residents

Jia You, Assistant City Editor

February 27, 2013

Filed under City, Local

Evanston released a draft report Friday looking into the city’s use of federal grants to meet community development needs. The consolidated annual performance and evaluation report also proposes key changes to the city’s...

Evanston considers programs to aid homeless families

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

January 27, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

In its first meeting of the new year, the Evanston Housing and Homelessness Commission considered several proposals to provide aid for homeless families and families at risk of becoming homeless. The Commission focused on...