Community meeting to discuss planned Baker Park improvements July 10

A community meeting will be held July 10 to discuss planned improvements at Baker Park. Below is the press release:

EVANSTON, IL - 3rd Ward Alderman Melissa Wynne and the City of Evanston’s Public Works Department will host a community meeting to discuss planned improvements at Baker Park on Thursday, July 10, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., in the Lincoln Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room, 910 Forest Ave.

Baker Park, located at Keeney St. and Forest Ave., is scheduled to be renovated by the City in 2015.

The meeting will kick off a series of public discussions to gather design ideas and feedback from residents. Based on the discussions, the City will create potential design concepts for the park and present them to the community at a meeting to be held later this summer. Future meeting dates and locations will be announced.

For more information, please call 311 (847-448-4311 outside of Evanston), or email Senior Project Manager Stefanie Levine at