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The Evanston Dog Beach pass packet is now online at Patrons without a computer can call 847-866-2900 and have a packet mailed to them. There are important changes this year when applying for a dog beach pass. The City will accept only the City of Evanston verification form as proof of shots and test. Mail-in registration begins Monday, March 1. Walk-ins start at 8:30 a.m., March 8 at the Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave. All applicants must have a valid 2010 City pet license, (available at the Collector’s Office) or, if not a resident, proof of the required license from their community.The Dog Beach season has been lengthened and will open from 7 a.m.-8 p.m., starting April 1 and ending Nov. 30.  Boat packets for Church Street and Dempster Street launch facilities are available online Reconstruction of the Dempster Street Boat Launch Facility will be completed before the start of the 2010 beach season.