News Posted in: Community and Economic Development

City Releases 2014 Third Quarter Economic Report

The City of Evanston’s Economic Development Division has released its 2014 3rd Quarter Economic Report. The report details new

"Ladies Who Launch" Program Set for Women's Entrepreneurship Day Nov. 19

Posted in economic development

In recognition of Women's Entrepreneurship Day, Now We're Cookin' is hosting a "Ladies Who Launch" program on Wednesday, November 19, from

Evanston Innovators and Small Businesses to Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week November 17-23

Posted in Economic Development

Evanston is joining Global Entrepreneurship Week, the global celebration of innovators and job creators. From November 17-23, Evanston Entrepreneurship

EvanstonEdge Startup Showcase Set For November 18

Posted in economic development

In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the third EvanstonEdge Startup Showcase will be held on Tuesday, November 18, from

Residents Encouraged to Share Feedback Regarding Fountain Square Visioning through Nov. 21

The City of Evanston is seeking input from community members on ways to renovate and improve Fountain Square. This

Historical House in Wilmette Finds a New Home in Evanston

On Friday, October 10, work will begin to relocate the historic John Van Bergen Irving House to Evanston from

Open Communities to Provide Free Training for Evanston Landlords October 15

Posted in Community Development, Events, Housing

Evanston property owners and managers are encouraged to learn about eviction procedures and preventative steps to avoid eviction at

Public Comment Sought for City's Draft 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan and 2015 Action Plan

Posted in Community Development

Beginning Oct. 3, the Consolidated Plan and Action Plan documents may be viewed at: Planning Division office, Room 3000,

You're Invited to Attend National Manufacturing Day in Evanston October 3

Evanston manufacturing professionals are invited to celebrate National Manufacturing Day on Friday, October 3 from 7:30 a.m. to noon.

City of Evanston Seeks Web/Graphic Designers to Implement WalkEvanston.org

The City of Evanston is seeking two highly qualified and civic-minded graphic designers/web designers to create a visually rich and

New Citizen Portal Provides Access to Evanston Building Permit and Licensed Contractor Information

The City of Evanston has launched Accela Citizen Access (ACA), a web-based portal that provides residents, contractors, and visitors

Evanston Health Department Provides 60-Day Grace Period For Collection Box Licenses

To help regulate collection boxes across Evanston, the City recently passed Ordinance 23-O-14 Title 3, Chapter 31 to require

Applications for 2015 CDBG Funding Open

The City of Evanston is accepting applications for 2015 CDBG funds from non-profit agencies and City departments for programs

Evanston Residents Invited to Review and Discuss Fair Housing Analysis July 22

Posted in Community Development, Government, Housing

Community members are invited to review and discuss the findings of a recently completed analysis concerning fair housing in

City Seeks Input Regarding Housing, Public Infrastructure, Social Services and Economic Development

Posted in Community Development

The City of Evanston has developed a survey to gather input from the community regarding the priority needs of

2014 Evanston Preservation and Design Awards Announced

Posted in preservation, Preservation & Design Awards

The 2014 Evanston Preservation and Design Awards were announced at the May 27 City Council meeting. The annual awards

Evanston Awarded Grant to Fund Bike Transportation Improvements

Posted in Public Works, Transportation

The City of Evanston has been awarded nearly $1.5 million in federal funding for bicycle transportation improvements, Gov. Pat

Introducing Evanston's New Parking Meters

The City is nearing completion of the project to update on-street parking meters. The new meters help make payment

Call for Nominations for 2014 Preservation and Design Awards

Posted in housing

The City of Evanston is currently accepting nominations for the 2014 Preservation and Design Awards from property owners, architects,

Evanston Improves Building Code Effectiveness Grading Schedule Rating

This is a little bit of inside baseball, but it is good to share issues like this: The City

Local Chef Vies for Top Honors in National Culinary Competition

Posted in Evanston economic development

Lauded for her flexitarian food and eclectic flavors, Found Executive Chef Nicole Pederson received a major nod in the

City Adopts New Building Codes with Amendments

Posted in Construction, Housing, Zoning

The City of Evanston adopted new nationally recognized building codes with amendments effective January 1, 2014. Key building code

New Emerging Business Program to Launch; Private Sector Partners Sought

Posted in economic development

On March 4, 2014, the City of Evanston and the Evanston Public Library are launching NextChapter – a resource

Popular Café and Play Space Looks to Expand Into Evanston

Posted in business, Economic Development

Little Beans, a popular family café and indoor playground located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood, is looking to open

The Top 12 Evanston Social Media Stories of 2013

Evanston Races Against Hate More than 5,000 runners, 60 sponsors and 300 volunteers participated in the 2013 Ricky Byrdsong

"Shop Evanston" this Holiday Season

Posted in shopping

If you are buying gifts this holiday season, do it in Evanston! Downtown Evanston and the City's other shopping districts offer a

Emerson Square Grand Opening Set for Nov. 6

The official opening of phase one of Emerson Square, a 32-unit mixed-income rental development in west Evanston, will take

Central Street Neighborhood Designated a Top 10 Great Neighborhood for 2013

Posted in awards, Community Development, planning

The American Planning Association (APA) today announced the designation of Evanston’s Central Street neighborhood as one of 10 Great

Help SwipeSense Make Top 5 in WSJ Startup of the Year Competition

Evanston-based SwipeSense is among the ten remaining contestants in the Wall Street Journal’s Startup of the Year Competition. Of

City Seeks Public Comment on Emergency Solutions Grant Program; Will Hold Public Hearing Aug 23

The City of Evanston is seeking comment on a Substantial Amendment to the 2013 Action Plan relating to the

State Foreclosure Prevention Program Application Deadline Sept. 30

Trouble paying your mortgage? Contact the Governor's Illinois Foreclosure Prevention Network (IFPN). The Network is a FREE, one-stop resource

Update on Evanston's Neighborhood Stabilization 2 Program Released

The City of Evanston has released a report put together by Northwestern University student William McLaughlin documenting the progress

Evanston Appoints Muenzer Community Development Director, Nyden to Economic Development Manager

Evanston City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz announced the appointment of Mark Muenzer as Director of Community Development and a reorganization

Evanston to See Benefits from National Foreclosure Settlement

The Evanston Revitalization Partnership today received a $1.5 million grant as part of Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s announcement of

City Invites Comments on a Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds

On or about July 15, 2013, the City of Evanston will submit a request to the United States Department

"Evanston: 150 Years, 150 Places" Book Launch June 27

Celebrate the launch of our new book featuring the best of Evanston’s oldest and newest places. 6:30 p.m., Thursday,

Evanston to Host Statewide Preservation Conference June 27-29

Evanston will be host to the 2013 statewide Illinois Preservation Conference June 27-29. This year’s conference promises an exciting

Comcast Launches WiFi "Hot Spots" in Evanston

On Thursday, May 23, Comcast announced that it has launched a WiFi network throughout the Chicago area as part

Federal Funding Available for Eligible Flood-related Damages

Posted in Federal Disaster Area

The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that as a result of the April 18, 2013 storm, President

City Releases First Quarter 2013 Economic Report

The City of Evanston’s Economic Development Division has released its first quarter 2013 economic report for Evanston. The report

"Shared Streets" Community Meeting April 30

Evanston150's Walk 'n' Roll group is hosting a community meeting with local alderman to gather input on "Shared Streets."

Support Evanston-based Leapfrog Online for 2013 Illinois Technology Association Award

Evanston-based Leapfrog Online, a digital marketing firm, recently announced that it has been selected as one of the finalists

Evanston Inventure Presents "Great Inversion" with William Testa of Federal Reserve Bank

Evanston Inventure is hosting a business discussion with William Testa of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago from 4

Call for Nominations for 2013 Preservation and Design Awards

The City of Evanston is currently accepting nominations for the 2013 Preservation and Design Awards from property owners, architects,

Griffin Accepts City Administrator Position in Gulf Shores, AL

Director of Community and Economic Development Steve Griffin is resigning to accept the position of City Administrator in Gulf Shores,

Main Street Station Transit Public Meeting April 11

Evanston Main Street Station Transit-oriented Development Plan and Study A public meeting will be held on Thursday, April 11,

"Roadmap" for the Arts to Be Presented at City Council

The City of Evanston, the Evanston Community Foundation and the Evanston Arts Council have been collaborating since last year

Small Business Energy Savings

The City of Evanston is participating in the Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Community Challenge with the goal of reducing

Walgreens Sets Goal to Build Nation's First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston

By utilizing solar panels, wind turbines and geothermal technology, engineers anticipate the new store will produce energy equal to

New "Evanston Life" Magazine Now Online

Welcome to the inaugural issue of Evanston Life! Over the past several years, the Highlights newsletter and the Arts

City Invites Comments on a Joint Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact and Intent to Request Release of Funds

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS This notice shall

Mayor's State of the City Address March 8, Registration Still Open

Please join the Evanston Chamber of Commerce on March 8 to hear from the Honorable Elizabeth Tisdahl, Mayor of

City Seeks Public Comment on Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report

The Housing & Community Development Act Committee will hold a Public Hearing to receive citizen comment on the City

Temporary Davis St. Lane Closure on Feb. 12

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013, The Timm T. Martin Company will be temporarily closing two lanes of Davis Street,

Neighborhood Grocery Store Groundbreaking

Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, Alderman Melissa Wynne (3rd Ward) and representatives from Terraco, Inc. (project developers) were on hand

Governor Quinn Announces Gigabit Internet Partnership with City of Evanston and Northwestern University

Posted in Economic Development

Strategic $1 Million State Investment Will Help Northwestern University and Area Businesses to Build Innovation Corridor, Create Jobs  Governor

City of Evanston to Submit Amendment to NSP2 Action Plan

NSP2 Substantial Amendment - Notice of public comment period The City of Evanston plans to submit a Substantial Amendment

New Year Brings Some Internal Transfers of City of Evanston Services

With the implementation of the Fiscal Year 2013 budget, the City of Evanston has transferred certain services, including property

Residents, Businesses Required to Remove Snow from Sidewalks

Residents and businesses are reminded that they must clear snow and ice from the sidewalks adjacent to their respective properties for

Caneva Appointed New Assistant Director of Health Department

City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz announced on November 28 the appointment of Carl Caneva to the new position of Assistant Director of

Proposed Walgreens on Crawford Ave. Goes before Skokie Plan Commission Dec. 6

The Village of Skokie’s Plan Commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 6 to discuss plans for

Housing Rehab Loans Available for Income-eligible Home Owners

Is your home ready for winter? Colder weather, combined with rain, snow and ice, is on the way. The

McDonald's Withdraws Application for Restaurant on Gross Point Rd.

Representatives for the proposed McDonald’s restaurant to be located at 2500 Gross Point Rd. in Evanston have withdrawn their

City Seeks Public Comment on 2013 Action Plan

The City of Evanston will hold public meetings to hear comment on the 2013 Action Plan on October 16

Landlord and Tenant Workshop Set for Oct. 11

The City of Evanston and the Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs will be holding a workshop for

IRMCO kicks off National Manufacturing Day with Open House

IRMCO is hosting an open house at its manufacturing facility to celebrate National Manufacturing Day. The open house will be

"evanstARTs: creating our cultural vision" A Community Collaboration to Gather Public Input on the Arts in Evanston

The City of Evanston, the Evanston Community Foundation and the Evanston Arts Council are collaborating to gather public input on

Evanston Alderman, Community Call for Transformation of Troublesome Howard St. Store

Evanston Alderman Ann Rainey (8th Ward) led a delegation of community members and Evanston police officers to a  City

Evanston Burger War Runs Until September 16

Everyone loves burgers, but summertime seems to be peak burger weather, so what’s your favorite yum on a bun?

Property Tax Seminar to be Held August 30

Cook County Commissioner Larry Suffredin (13th District), Board of Review Commissioner Michael Cabonargi and Evanston Township Assessor Bonnie Wilson

Groundbreaking Held for Central Station Apartments

On August 15, 2012, Alderman Jane Grover (7th Ward) and other City of Evanston officials joined representatives from the Central

"Building a Sustainable Community" on August 23

Posted in Sustainability

Join us at the Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center Dance Studio on August 23 for a roundtable program on how to

Citizen-led group seeks input on year-round Farmers' Market

Based on an Evanston150 top-ten idea, the “Market for All Seasons” Task Force has been developing a vision for

Metra's CEO Clifford Comes to Evanston to Discuss Strategic Plan, Get Public Input

Top Metra officials came to Evanston for a Metra Open House on July 18 to solicit public input as

Share your Thoughts with Metra, Take a Survey

Metra is soliciting input from riders and residents on its mission, vision for the future and projects on which

Metra Soliciting Public Input on Projects and Vision at Open House in Evanston and Online

Metra will be holding an open house at the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center on July 18 to solicit

Evanston Bicycle Shop Changes Name to "TEN 27 Cycles"

Posted in business

Evanston’s premier bicycle shop has changed its name to Ten 27 Cycles. Ten 27 Cycles, formerly known as Turin

Evanston Receives $400,000 State Grant for Lakefront Lagoon

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced on June 23 that the City of Evanston has been awarded $400,000 to renovate

Mayor Thanks Senator Schoenberg, CTA President for Purple Line Upgrades

Posted in construction, CTA

The Chicago Transit Authority and the City of Evanston held a press conference on June 21 to discuss the

Opt-out of Electricity Aggregation Program Deadline June 25

Monday, June 25 is the deadline for Evanston residents and small businesses to opt-out of the city’s Electricity Aggregation

Mayor, Ald. Rainey Welcome GFS Marketplace to Evanston

On June 19, Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, Alderman Rainey, the Evanston Chamber of Commerce and members of the community

Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 Open House Event

On June 14, 2012, the City of Evanston hosted a Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) Open House at 1733

"HEAT" Opens June 9 at Noyes Cultural Arts Center

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre presents Heat, a searing family story that also warms the soul about three generations of African American

NSP2 Open House June 14, Congresswoman Schakowsky and Mayor Tisdahl to Kick Off Event

On June 14, 2012, the City of Evanston will host a Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) Open House at

Evanston Seeks Public Comment on Changes to 2012 Action Plan to Benefit Low-income Residents

The Housing & Community Development Act Committee will hold a Public Meeting to hear comment on a Substantial Amendment

Workshop on Fair Lending and Mortgage Scams Set for May 17 at EPL

The Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs will be holding a seminar on fair lending and mortgage scams

Evanston Financial Advancement Summit Set for May 16

The City of Evanston is happy to announce the Financial Advancement Summit set for Wednesday, May 16, 2012. The summit

Groundbreaking for Focus Development at Ridge Ave. & Clark St.

The Focus Development, located at Clark St. and Ridge Ave.,  held a groundbreaking ceremony at 9 a.m. on Thursday,

Evanston Environmental Association to Benefit from Spring Community Day

Posted in Evanston Ecology Center, Evanston Environmental Association

Spring Community Day on Central Street will take place on Saturday, April 21, 2012. A portion of the proceeds from

UPDATE: Edgemark Development at 2635 Crawford Ave.

Edgemark Development has submitted a revised application for a Map amendment for the property at 2635 Crawford Avenue to be

Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Job Fair on April 21

Posted in Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program Job Fair

A job fair for the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on

Emergency Solutions Grant Program, Addressing Homelessness in Evanston

Posted in Community and Economic Development, Housing

The Human Services Committee will hold a Public Hearing on April 2, 2012 to receive comment on the City of

Proposed Streetscape Projects Presented to City Council

On Monday, March 26, City staff presented the Evanston City Council plans for streetscape projects on Dodge Ave. at Lake

Evanston Property Management Training Series Set for April 2-5

The Community Investment Corporation, in conjunction with the City of Evanston, will be offering a four night Property Management Training

Condo Association Training Set for April 17

Join representatives from Lakeside Community Development Corporation (Lakeside CDC) on Tuesday, April 17, from 6 PM to 8:30 PM at

"In the Works" Public Works Newsletter Now Available Online

The Spring 2012 edition of In the Works is now available online. This newsletter from the City of Evanston's Public

Evanston Inventure Video Presentation on Office Inventory Issues

Recently there was a study done by students at the Kellogg School on Evanston Office Inventory Issues. Evanston Inventure commissioned this study

City Seeks Public Input on Emergency Solutions Grant Program

The Human Services Committee will hold a Public Hearing on April 2, 20121 to receive comment on the City of Evanston’s

City, Community Respond to Veolia Waste Transfer Station Issues

The City of Evanston held a press conference near the Veolia Waste Transfer Station in Evanston on Friday, March 16,

City Seeks Public Comment on Use of CDBG, HOME & ESG Funds from 2011

Posted in CAPER, CDBG, Community and Economic Development, ESG, HOME, HUD

The Housing & Community Development Act Committee will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 7:30 PM

Property Management Workshops to be Held at Morton Civic Center

The Community Investment Corporation, in conjunction with the City of Evanston, will be holding property management workshops March 22 and

Public notice of the HUD Environmental Review for 629-31 Howard St.

Public notice of the HUD Environmental Review for 629-31 Howard Street and Finding of No Significant Impact and Intent to

Trader Joe's Coming to Evanston

City officials are pleased to hear that Trader Joe's has announced that it has chosen Evanston, IL for its next

Condominium Association Training & Assistance

Posted in Community and Economic Development, Condominium Association Training & Assistance

Join representatives from Lakeside Community Development Corporation (Lakeside CDC) on Thursday, March 8, from 6 PM to 8 PM at

Cook County Board President Tours Evanston

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle toured part of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) target area in west Evanston

Residents, Landlords & Businesses Need to Shovel their Sidewalks

Sidewalk Snow Removal The City of Evanston reminds residents, landlords and businesses of their responsibility to remove snow and ice

Evanston Sells First NSP2 Property, Local Family Happy Homeowners

Posted in Alderman Holmes, Community and Economic Development, LiveEvanston, Mayor Tisdal, NSP2

The first house that is a part of the LiveEvanston program, Evanston’s Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2), was sold on

CEDA Neighbors at Work Moving Jan. 9

Posted in CEDA

Effective January 9, 2012, the Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County, Incorporated (CEDA - Neighbors at Work) will be

UPDATE- Continuance Requested: Plan Commission Packet Now Available for Chase Bank Proposal

UPDATE: Edgemark Development has requested a continuance concerning the Wednesday, December 14, 2011 public hearing for a proposed text and

AMLI Evanston Breaks Ground at Chicago/Kedzie

AMLI Residential, a multi-family real estate developer, closed on its land assemblage in Evanston and has begun demolition of three vacant

Evanston Tenants' Rights Meeting Set for Jan. 24

The City of Evanston and the Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs will be holding an educational meeting on January

U.S. Senator Durbin Tours South Evanston NSP2 Area

On October 28, 2011 U.S. Senator Richard Durbin toured part of Evanston’s Eighth Ward to view progress on the Neighborhood

City Seeks Public Input on Spending Federal CDBG-Recovery Dollars

The City of Evanston is seeking public input through November 1, 2011on its Amendment to to its Community Development Block

The Top 30 Ideas are in for Evanston's Future!

Over 500 community members weighed in on the top 100 ideas during a series of seven public voting sessions held

Public Meeting Notice Emerson Square Housing Development

Posted in community, resident

A public meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 from 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. at the Fleetwood-Jourdain

City Invites Public Comment on 2012 One Year Action Plan

The City of Evanston’s Housing & Community Development Act Committee will conduct a public hearing to receive citizen comments on

Evanston Residents Invited to Choose 30 Top Ideas for Evanston's Future

Posted in resident

Evanston Residents Invited to Choose 30 Top Ideas for Evanston’s Future October 15 & 16 Evanston150 Hosts Interactive Voting Sessions

First LiveEvanston NSP2 Homes Now Available

The City of Evanston is pleased to announce that its first for-sale homes through the LiveEvanston program will be available

Seniors Circuit Ride Free & Reduced Fare Program Updates

Seniors who are currently enrolled in the Seniors Ride Free program can continue to ride fixed-routes without interruption. However, there

Mayor Requests IEPA to Reject Veolia Permit Change Request

Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl last week sent a letter to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency expressing the City of Evanston's opposition

City Releases Fourth NSP2 Bid Package

The fourth bid package for NSP2 rehabilitation work is scheduled to be released on Friday July 8th at 10 a.m.

Substantial Amendment to 2011 Action Plan & 2012 CDBG Application Process

Amendment to 2011 Action Plan The City of Evanston seeks public input on the Substantial Amendment to its 2011 Action

Where Would You Want a New CTA Yellow Line Station?

On June 2nd many Evanston residents showed up for the first public meeting on the proposed new CTA Yellow Line

City Working with Gordon Food Service to Secure New Store on Oakton St

The City of Evanston’s Economic Development Division has been working closely with representatives of Gordon Food Services (GFS) for nearly

City Working to Help Develop Chicago & Main Property, Attract New Business to Main St. Area

  The City of Evanston's Economic Development Division is actively working to leverage the access that the El and Metra bring

Evanston Economic Development Update

Evanston Economic Development Update from Nancy Radzevich, Economic Development Manager, City of Evanston Evanston has long been a vibrant, exciting

NU Students Collaborate with Downtown Evanston to Promote Local Businesses

New SmartPhone App Delivers Downtown Evanston Passport Offers Digitally SweetPerk, a student project team in Northwestern University’s NUVention:Web course, announced recently

Preservation & Design Awards for 2011 Announced

At the May 16, 2011 Evanston City Council Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl presented the 2010 Preservation and Design awards to

Evanston Plaza to Foreclosure Auction

Posted in Economic Development

The Evanston Plaza Shopping Center is going to foreclosure auction conducted by the Cook County Sheriff's Office Tuesday May 3.

Four New Businesses Open on Central St.

East of the tracks, visit Belloberry, for custom, handmade handbags and accessories, when it opens soon at 1812 Central Street.

City Seeks Public Input on Options for 1817 Church St. Site

The City of Evanston’s Housing & Community Development Act Committee is seeking public input from the Evanston community regarding the

Cook County Assessor Berrios Extends Deadline for Senior Citizen Exemption

County Assessor Joseph Berrios recently announced today that he has extended the deadline for the Senior Citizen Exemption until March 22nd

City to Use Grant to Conduct Historical Survey of Lakeshore Area

The City of Evanston has contracted with Victoria Granacki and Lara Ramsey of Granacki Historic Consultants to conduct an architectural

Spotlight on Evanston Businesses: Ashley Lauren

Posted in Spotlight on Evanston Businesses

Georgia Parker is the founder and owner of Ashley Lauren Natural Products, located in downtown Evanston. This business is a

Second Bid Package for NSP2 Rehab Work to be Released

Posted in bid package, NSP2

The second bid package for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) rehabilitation work is expected to be released on Friday,

City of Evanston Continues to Address Rental Standards & Requirements

There have been several reports in local media regarding changes to the City of Evanston’s enforcement of housing standards, specifically

New City of Evanston Economic Development Manager Appointed

Evanston City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz is pleased to announce the appointment of Nancy Radzevich as the City’s new Economic Development

Evanston Covered in ABC 7 Mini Tour on Metra

ABC Channel 7 News coordinated with the Evanston Chamber of Commerce  a mini-tour of Evanston based on the Main Street Metra

Griffin Appointed Community and Economic Development Director

Evanston City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz has announced the appointment of Stephen K. Griffin as Director of Community and Economic Development.