Category: City News

John Fournier, City Manager choice, declines job offer

By Bob Seidenberg  Ann Arbor Assistant City Administrator John Fournier told the city he won’t be taking Evanston’s City Manager job, after the sides failed to come to a final agreement on his employment contract, according to a city news…
After census shows imbalances, city may see new ward boundaries

By Bob Seidenberg With a population deviation of more than 20% between some wards,  members of  a city Redistricting Committee recommended May 10 the City move forward on remapping effort to create greater balance. At the same time, officials vowed to keep…
City may turn to outside firm for  business districts study

By Bob Seidenberg rseiden914@gmail.com Evanston officials have turned to a Philadelphia, Pa., firm to conduct a comprehensive study of the city’s business districts and suggest ways the city can realign itself in the aftermath of the COVID pandemic. Members of…