All posts by David Maas
Kaneville board reacts to cut in post office hours
KANEVILLE—Kaneville Village Board trustee Pat Hill on Nov. 15 gave an update to the board regarding the reduction in window hours for the village’s post office.
- Posted November 23, 2012
MP water main project nears completion
MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Village Engineer Jeremy Lin on Tuesday updated the Village Board on the status of the current water main project.
- Posted November 9, 2012
Kaneville Board talks Post Office hours
Calls for residents to attend Nov. 1 meeting KANEVILLE—Kaneville Village Board members on Oct. 18 discussed the upcoming forum that will outline the possibility of reduced hours for the Kaneville Post Office.
- Posted October 25, 2012
MP to move foward on 2012 Watermain Project
MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Village Board members on Oct. 2 reviewed the proposed 2012 Watermain Project with Village Engineer Jeremy Lin.
- Posted October 13, 2012
Kaneville passes Kaneland IGA
KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board on Sept. 20 discussed the proposed intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the Kaneland School District.
- Posted September 28, 2012
Maple Park passes Kaneland IGA
MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday voted 4-2 to approve a intergovernmental agreement with the Kaneland School District for developmental impact fees.
- Posted September 7, 2012
MP considers potential career exploration program with PD
MAPLE PARK—Maple Park Police Chief Mike Acosta on Aug. 7 brought in a representative of the Learning for Life's Exploring career exploration program to the Maple Park Village Board meeting to discuss the posibility of setting up...
- Posted August 17, 2012
MP finds new building inspector
MAPLE PARK—After terminating its contract with its previous building inspector, the village of Maple Park held a second round of interviews at the village’s Committee of the Whole meeting on July 17.
- Posted July 27, 2012
Nearly No. 1
MP Police Department continues fundraising for Special Olympics with meat raffle Saturday MAPLE PARK—To say that the Maple Park Police Department’s Special Olympics fundraising this year has been a success might be an understatement.
- Posted July 12, 2012
MP decides against TIF district IGA
MAPLE PARK—The village of Maple Park on Tuesday decided against entering an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the Kaneland School District regarding TIF dollars.
- Posted June 21, 2012
Maple Park selects energy provider
MAPLE PARK—As the process of energy aggregation continues in Maple Park, the village has locked in its rates, offering residents savings in the coming years.
- Posted June 15, 2012
Kaneville to re-evaluate poultry ordinance
KANEVILLE—After some inquiries on the current ordinance concerning the keeping of poultry within village limits, the Kaneville Board of Trustees has decided to look into adopting a new one.
- Posted May 26, 2012
Rates to be locked in for MP energy aggregation
Maple Park—Bill McMahon of the Progressive Energy Group updated the Maple Park Committee of the Whole on Tuesday regarding the ongoing village energy aggregation process.
- Posted May 25, 2012
What about Kaneland?
Maple Park debates how TIF District should impact Kaneland Maple Park—At a special meeting held last Thursday, the Maple Park Village Board met to discuss the potential intergovernmental agreement with the Kaneland School District, which would impact how...
- Posted May 10, 2012
Elburn Police Department helps residents with lost pets
Elburn—Coming home from work and finding a family pet missing can be difficult to deal with, but the Elburn Police Department tries to make it easier on residents.
- Posted May 4, 2012
Elburn looks at emergency lockdown procedures after police chase
ELBURN—Elburn village trustees on Monday discussed current emergency lockdown procedures in the aftermath of Friday’s police high-speed pursuit of a bank robber that concluded in town.
- Posted April 26, 2012
MP continues work on energy aggregation
Maple Park—At Tuesday’s Maple Park Committee of the Whole meeting, Arnold Schramel of the Progressive Energy Group was once again present to update the board on the ongoing energy aggregation process, as well as to present his...
- Posted April 20, 2012
Keep the money in town
MAPLE PARK—After a grand opening Saturday, Last Chance Auto Sales, a used car business located in Maple Park, officially opened its doors for business on Monday.
- Posted April 6, 2012
Next steps to save money
Maple Park pursues energy aggregation after referendum Maple Park—With the passage of the March 20 referendum to allow the village of Maple Park to pursue energy aggregation, Arnold Schramel of the Progressive Energy Group presented a tentative timeline...
- Posted April 6, 2012
Family cooking comes to Prairie Valley
ELBURN—After a year and a half located at the corner of Route 47 and Main Street Road, next to the Blackberry Inn, Chico’s Tacos moved into the Prairie Valley Center in Elburn out of necessity.
- Posted March 30, 2012