Where's downtown? The Evanston Plan Commission's downtown plan committee will try to answer that question when it meets March 15. The answer will matter as the commission moves on to develop new rules about what should be built in the most intensely developed section of the city.
Evanston aldermen, reviewing their performance developing the just-passed city budget, are thinking about bringing back an old tool for monitoring spending -- the budget policy committee. Details from the Daily Northwestern.
Members of the Evanston's Civic Center Committee voted Tuesday to hire a consultant to study how space in the building is used, as they continue to look for a site for a new headquarters for local government. More from the Daily Northwestern.