Public meeting on Fountain Square upgrade

The City of Evanston will host an open house public meeting to present initial concept designs for planned improvements at Fountain Square.

The meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 11, at the Shops at Sherman Plaza, located at 1614 Sherman Ave., and will include an open house/concept viewing from 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m., followed by a presentation and community discussion from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Representatives from Teska Associates and City staff will present information on:

Public outreach efforts and community feedback.
Initial concept designs, including a personal preference exercise.
Next steps in the design process.

The goal of the meeting is to gather community input regarding initial concept designs for the renovation project and establish overall design preferences.

For information and project updates, see the city's website.


Charles Bartling

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio stations and business-oriented magazines.

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