7th Ward Meeting - Thursday, January 24

Ald. Eleanor Revelle has scheduled a 7th Ward meeting for Thursday, January 24, from 7 p.m. to 8:45 p.m., at the Evanston Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd.

The agenda will include presentations about the following:

  • The City’s efforts to expand affordable housing options in Evanston, including recent actions taken and additional strategies contemplated.
  • The Evanston Development Cooperative, a new enterprise whose mission is to build energy-efficient, affordable housing while creating jobs in the community.
  • The successful completion of the Evanston Habitat Project, a two-year initiative that has restored and enhanced natural habitat along our North Shore Channel.
  • Ideas and resources for residents interested in incorporating natural habitat in their gardens.
  • 2018 statistics and other information from the Evanston Fire Department.

Also attending to meet residents is the new Evanston Chief of Police, Demitrous Cook. Cook will engage in a conversation about his career to date and his views on policing in Evanston.