The shooting death of Dajae Coleman Saturday is spurring the Evanston community to take action to make the streets safer.
In response to the death of the 14-year-old Evanston Township High School student, Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl will host a community meeting next month.
The meeting will focus on solutions for addressing the violence in Evanston.
It will be held from 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Fleetwoord-Jourdain Center, 1655 Foster St.
All residents, community partners and youth-focused organizations are invited to attend.
Additional details of the meeting will be released soon.