Evanston, often criticized for "drive-by diversity" -- having dramatic disparities in its racial mix from one neighborhood to another -- came in for criticism this week for what might be called "drive-by affordability."
Here's a recap of our live coverage of tonight's Evanston City Council Planning and Development Committee meeting. Aldermen are scheduled to consider adjustments to the planned development at 1571 Maple Ave.
Three 25-foot wide lots sit in a row on Reese Avenue just south of Hartzell Street in northwest Evanston. The Zoning Board of Appeals is to vote tonight on whether a house can be built on the one of the three lots that now sits vacant.