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Police and firefighters cheer pension proposal

Police and firefighters cheer pension proposal

"Ald. Clare Kelly (1st), who made fixing the pension mess a cornerstone of her council campaign, said she hopes City Council will approve a “full funding” resolution on Monday that was recommended last week by the city’s Finance and Budget Committee."...

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Council commits to 100% funding of police, fire pensions by 2040

Council commits to 100% funding of police, fire pensions by 2040

"Kelly, who came on the council in 2021 with full pension funding among her goals, predicted the change will bring “enormous economic benefits for Evanston residents and for the future of Evanston’s public safety’s first responders.” She urged council members to move...

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Kelly named to National League of Cities’ council

Kelly named to National League of Cities’ council

Submitted by National League of Cities Evanston City Council member Clare Kelly (1st Ward) has been appointed to a one-year term on the National League of Cities (NLC) 2023 University Communities Council. Her job is to develop and guide programs among local elected...

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Body discovered in Dempster apartment

Body discovered in Dempster apartment

“..Nobody should have to live in these conditions.” Evanston RoundTable by Duncan AgnewMarch 1st, 2023 https://evanstonroundtable.com/2023/03/01/decomposed-body-discovered-at-dempster-apartment/

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CBS News Chicago,Relocation of Bookends & Beginnings

CBS News Chicago,Relocation of Bookends & Beginnings

CBS News Chicago, Dec. 9, 2022, Relocation of Bookends & Beginnings See broadcast segment As many of you already know, the cherished and famous independent bookstore, Bookends & Beginnings, is being forced to move from its current location in Bookman’s Alley...

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