The city’s so-called “draft consensus plan” for Evanston’s lakefront, the product of several public meetings so far, will be reviewed at four more meetings over the next month.

Restroom building

A conceptual sketch from the plan of a new restroom and staff-office building at the lakefront with green roofs on each enclosed section and possible solar collectors on the roof over the breezeway.

Drawings from the plan were recently posted on the city’s website.

The next three meetings are scheduled for neighborhoods around the city:

  • 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30, in the James Room at the Presbyterian Homes Westminster Place Campus, 3200 Grant St.
  • 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Levy Center, 300 Dodge Ave.
  • 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Fleetwood-Jourdain Center, 1655 Foster St.

That will be followed by a workshop from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, in the Parasol Room at the Civicc Center, 2100 Ridge Ave., to review revisions to the plan developed at the neighborhood meetings.

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Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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