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The City of Evanston will host an open house public meeting on Wednesday, March 11 to present initial concept designs for planned improvements at Fountain Square. This meeting was rescheduled from its original date of March 10.

The meeting will take place at the Shops at Sherman Plaza, located at 1614 Sherman Ave., and will include an open house/concept viewing from 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m., followed by a presentation and community discussion from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Representatives from Teska Associates and City staff will present information on:

  • Public outreach efforts and      community feedback
  • Initial concept designs, including      a personal preference exercise
  • Next steps in the design process

The goal of the meeting is to gather community input regarding initial concept designs for the renovation project and establish overall design preferences.

For information and project updates, please visit or call/text 847-448-4311. For convenience, residents may simply dial 3-1-1 in Evanston.