Evanston City Council
The Evanston City Council rejected a plan by James Pritzker to convert a mansion into a hotel. Alderman voted 6-3 against the plan.
The City of Evanston is considering devoting up $20 million toward upgrading an aging shopping center in the western part of the north suburban city.
Officials in Evanston are considering a ban on all cell phone calls while driving – even hands-free phones – believing they distract even the best of drivers.