Recap: Planning and Development Committee


Here’s a recap of our live coverage of this evening’s Evanston City Council Planning and Development Committee meeting.

A packet with information on tonight’s agenda items is available online. The live stream video of the meeting is availabe on our home page.

Meeting starts at 5:49 p.m.

Minutes approved.

No speakers for public comment.

P1 – Ground floor uses in D2 District

Alderman Melissa Wynne, 3rd Ward, moves to table until Nov. 9

Johanna Leonard says this ordinance would be more restrictive than existing zoning — which seems unwise given uncertainty over economy with the pandemic.

Motion to table approved.

P2 – Change to regulations regarding residential care homes.


P3 – Special use for Happy Lemon restaurant


P4 – Total Sona Fitness special use permit


P5 – Special use for detached single family dwelling at 1717 Simpson


P6 – Special use for 4 Suns Fresh Juice restaurant at 1906 Main St.


Meeting adjourned at 5:57 p.m.

City Council meeting to start at 6:05 p.m.

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