City’s updated ARPA plan outlines the road to recovery

By Bob Seidenberg rseiden914@gmail.com Evanston City Council members now have a comprehensive plan to guide their decision-making on requests for the $43.1 million in federal American Plan Recovery Act (ARPA) money awarded to the city nearly a year ago. Council…

By Bob Seidenberg A mixed-income housing project planned to be built on what is now a city-owned parking lot at 504-14 South Boulevard is moving forward, with the Council member who represents the Ward responding sharply to a suggestion that…

Interim City Manager Kelley Gandurski today announced the appointment of Audrey Thompson as the City of Evanston’s interim parks and recreation director. Thompson has served as the City’s community services manager since January 2020, where she has overseen the City’s…