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Mosquito abatement rescheduled for Aug. 11

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting targeted adult mosquito control operations in portions of Evanston on Wednesday, August 11, 2010, between the hours of 8:00 PM and 2:00 AM, weather permitting.
This area is bounded by:  Central St., Crawford Ave. Dempster Ave. and Lake Michigan.

Please see the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District's web site (www.nsmad.com) for detailed information regarding the specific NSMAD map numbers to be treated.

Adult mosquito control: 6th Ward, Tue., Aug. 3

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting targeted
adult mosquito control operations in portions of Evanston, Glenview, Skokie
and Wilmette on Tuesday, August 3, 2010, between the hours of 8:00 PM and
2:00 AM, weather permitting.
This area is bounded by:  Lake Ave., Hibbard Rd., Old Orchard Rd./Central
Street, and Lake Michigan.
Please see the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District's web site
(www.nsmad.com) for detailed information regarding the specific NSMAD map

West Nile virus update

The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District (NSMAD) reported a pool of mosquitoes from Evanston has tested positive for West Nile Virus. This is the first positive pool identified in Evanston in 2010. So far this year in Illinois there have been 28 positive pools statewide with no human cases reported. The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District has not scheduled any spraying at this time.
Residents should follow these steps to keep safe:
  • Eliminate mosquitoes that cause West Nile Virus from your property;

Sen. Schoenberg/Mayor Tisdahl -Support EPLFriends and Branch Libraries

 
“Through their amazing and tireless grassroots advocacy, the Friends have clearly demonstrated that there is broad support throughout the community for retaining the branch libraries,” Schoenberg said. ”By working both harder and smarter, we can better align important public services that help give people a fighting chance in confronting the challenges of the Great Recession.” 

Ryan Field Graduation Events

Welsh-Ryan Arena, Northwestern University's athletic facility at 1501 Central Street, will host a number of graduation ceremonies during the next month.  They are: 
 

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