City Services

311 - Citizen Support


As residents of Evanston, students have access to all the services the City of Evanston provides. The following outlines how to access  services and resources from the City of Evanston and Northwestern University.

311- Citizen Support Center

Using the 311 City of Evanston website or 311 City of Chicago website you will have access to:

  • Information about city residences
  • Information about city services
  • Reporting maintenance issues with public property
  • Answers to frequently asked questions
  • Information about any other non-emergency city needs

Off-Campus Parking Permits and Street Cleaning

Avoid Tickets or Towing!!!

Garbage Collection and Recycling

garbage truck

Snow Removal 

Voter Information

City of Evanston's Voter Information webpage (includes information for voter qualifications, acceptable forms of ID, absentee voting, early voting, voter registration, and where to register to vote).

City of Chicago's Voter Information webpage

City Forms, Permits and Applications

City of Evanston's Forms, Permits and Applications for pets, parking, event permission and more.

Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance