OAK BROOK — With a Friday afternoon deadline looming, Gov. Pat Quinn says he is confident Illinois' $31-billion road construction program will not shut down since two legislators have agreed to return to the state Capitol and reauthorize the massive road, bridge and school program.
Evanston Library Board members and staff painted a different picture Wednesday night of the financial details of a proposed memorandum of understanding being negotiated with the city than City Manager Wally Bobkiewicz offered this morning.
The city of Evanston scored the highest of five governmental units in town in the latest leg of the Illinois Policy Institute’s “Local Transparency Project,” which grades governments on the availability to the public of vital community information.
The City of Evanston is offering teenagers free 10-punch passes for admission to the city's beaches this summer, as part of the mayor's safe summer initiative promoting safe and fun activities for Evanston teens.