The Daily Northwestern

Former employee files suit against city alleging wrongful termination, workplace harassment

Nora Shelly, City Editor

February 5, 2017

Filed under City, Politics

A former Evanston employee has filed a lawsuit against the city and a former supervisor alleging breach of contract, “willful and wanton conduct” related to alleged workplace harassment and improper termination. Kenya Evans,...

Evanston to consolidate Public Works and Utilities departments

Julia Jacobs, Summer Editor

August 21, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

Evanston’s Public Works and Utilities Departments will merge into one agency by the end of the year, city manager Wally Bobkiewicz announced Friday. Though there will be no employees from the public services union laid off foll...

Evanston to host workshop on Ladd Arboretum

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

February 16, 2015

Filed under City, Local

The city will host a community workshop Tuesday to discuss potential improvements to a local arboretum. The proposed plan would rebuild the multiuse trail at Edward R. Ladd Arboretum, 2024 McCormick Blvd., reconstructing the...

Evanston residents voice opposition to Penny Park redesign process

Paige Leskin, City Editor

November 16, 2014

Filed under City, Local

Evanston residents who have raised concern about the redevelopment of Penny Park met for the first time last week to discuss the group’s goals for the future of the park. The organization, Preserve Penny Park, was formed to bri...