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Grocery Store Working Group

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PURPOSE: To act in a advisory capacity to the City Council with the purpose of addressing the vacancies created at the large retail spaces formerly occupied by the Evanston Dominick’s stores located at 1910 Dempster St. in Evanston Plaza and 2748 Green Bay Rd. The committee will include Mayor Tisdahl, Second Ward Alderman Peter Braithwaite, Seventh Ward Alderman, the property owners of the closed locations, and two residents from each neighborhood impacted by the closure of the stores.

# OF MEMBERS: Nine (9) members

TERM: Ad-hoc Committee


Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl, Chair

Ald. Peter Braithwaite

Ald. Jane Grover

Jackie Haimes

Gay Riseborough

Susan Rex

Kelley Elwood

Representative from 1968 Dempster Street

Representative from 2748 Green Bay Road

MEETING DATE: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 – 4:00 pm, with additional meeting dates to be determined

PLACE: Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center – Aldermanic Library Room 2750

REPORTS TO: City Council

STAFF: Johanna Leonard, City Manager's Office
               Economic Development Division Manager
               Email Staff

Agenda and Minutes

Date Agenda Minutes
1/29/14 Agenda Minutes
4/16/14 Agenda