Permits due for special events in 2015

If your organization is hoping to hold a special event in Evanston next year, you’ll need to submit an eight-page application and a $150 permit fee to the city by Jan. 30.

Events are subject to final approval of the city’s Special Events Committee and, in some cases, the City Council.

Submit the application, along with a description of your proposed event, to the City of Evanston, Parks and Recreation and Community Services Department, c/o Special Events Committee, 2100 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL 60201 or fax to (847) 448-8051.

Additional information is available on 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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