Posted: Friday, Apr 29th, 2016
EVANSTON -- Budget season began for Evanston City Council members at their work session Tuesday evening.
"Tonight will be an introduction to the budget," said City Treasurer Kathy Defa. "At our next work session, we'll get into the nitty gritty of the budget."
Since the beginning of the year, city officials have stated the coming budget year is going to ...more
Modified: Friday, Apr 22nd, 2016
EVANSTON -- Community members might have a new option for Mexican cuisine later this year. National restaurant chain Costa Vida is one step closer to opening in Evanston.
At Tuesday's Evanston City Council meeting, the council approved Resolution 16-16, which essentially resubdivided two lots into three, where Murdoch's and Discount Liquor sit. The resolution was created to help accommodate a ...more
Posted: Friday, Apr 22nd, 2016
EVANSTON -- The Uinta County commissioners deliberated Tuesday over the Invenergy application for a new wind energy facility in Uinta County.
During the public hearing, Invenergy Senior Business Development Manager Krista Mann, from Littleton, Colorado, gave a presentation.
"We have been working on this project for close to a year now," Mann said.
Invenergy has had several ...more
Posted: Wednesday, Apr 20th, 2016
EVANSTON -- The Boys & Girls Club of Evanston hosted its third annual fundraising dinner on Friday with the theme of "I can go the distance." Club members worked hard to put the dinner and program together and were delighted with the outcome.
They expected about 200 guests to attend, but Boys & Girls Club director Holly Slade said ...more
Posted: Monday, Apr 18th, 2016
EVANSTON -- In a surprising decision, the State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) awarded the City of Evanston $3 million last week toward completing the restoration of the Roundhouse. Receiving the grant puts the city in prime position to market the building and lure businesses to Evanston.
Wind River Brewing Company out of Pinedale expressed interest in expanding to Evanston's ...more