Water work will impact library, hotel

Evanston’s main public library, at 1703 Orrington Ave., will not open until at least 2 p.m. Wednesday, due to an emergency water repair. And the Hilton Orrington Hotel will have no water service from 9:30 a.m. until noon.

But the library’s branches will remain open.

The North Branch, at 2026 Central St., will be open from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

The Chicago Avenue/Main Street Branch, at 900 Chicago Ave., will be open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

The main library may remain closed if water service is not restored by 2 p.m.

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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