Possible new piece to Fifth Ward school campus puzzle


Add Evanston Public Library to the list of groups with an interest in the Fifth Ward school and possible changes to Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center.

Council Member Bobby Burns, in whose Fifth Ward the properties are located, said: "I think people were genuinely open to all the concepts. The challenge the city is faced with "is we're trying to fit yet another really big building on a relatively small development site and still preserve as much green space in mature trees as possible ? which is like a no-win situation," he said. "We have to give up something."

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