All posts by David Maas

  • Trustees meet consulting firm

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday formally met with the consulting firm who will help the village complete its comprehensive plan in the upcoming months.

    • Posted March 30, 2012
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  • Village discusses downtown parking lot

    ELBURN—With the impending closure of the Community Congregational Church parking lot on the corner of Shannon Street and Route 47 in Elburn, local businesses are looking to the village to help them out.

    • Posted March 29, 2012
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  • MP updating tree ordinance

    MAPLE PARK—After having trees plagued by Emerald Ash Borers, the Village of Maple Park has started work on changing the ordinance, eliminating any tree affected by the beetle.

    • Posted March 23, 2012
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  • Kaneville looking within village for building code enforcement

    KANEVILLE—The Village of Kaneville has been looking for a building code enforcer for many months, but budget constraints made the search more difficult.

    • Posted March 23, 2012
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  • MP police plan anti-bullying workshops

    MAPLE PARK—After hearing from parents of students in Kaneland schools, the Maple Park Police Department decided to hold a series of anti-bullying workshops, free of charge, to help educate students and their parents about bullying and how...

    • Posted March 9, 2012
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  • Election 2012: MP residents learn about upcoming referendum

    Voters may allow village to seek bids to lower electricity rates MAPLE PARK—At a special informational presentation on Tuesday night for the residents of Maple Park, the village brought in Bill McMahon of the Progressive Energy Group, who...

    • Posted March 9, 2012
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  • Kaneville introduces new village clerk

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board on Feb. 16 introduced and welcomed their future village clerk.

    • Posted February 24, 2012
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  • Maple Park Water Department seeks budget item for well house upkeep

    MAPLE PARK—During the Maple Park Committee of the Whole discussion of the 2012-13 budget on Tuesday, Bob O’Connor came before the board to discuss the needs of the village’s Water Department.

    • Posted February 4, 2012
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  • The search continues

    Kaneville discusses changes in search for enforcement officer KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board last Thursday decided to change directions with tits current search for a Zoning and Building Enforcement Officer, while members are still trying to solidify the officer’s...

    • Posted January 27, 2012
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  • Maple Park passes Tax Increment Financing district

    MAPLE PARK—After months of planning, public hearings and deliberation, the Maple Park Village Board voted to enact a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district, but not before discussing its size.

    • Posted January 6, 2012
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  • Looking forward

    MAPLE PARK—While continuing to deal with limited finances in 2012, Maple Park officials still hope they can make the improvements the village needs.

    • Posted January 6, 2012
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  • Kaneville trustees discuss zoning, building code officer

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board last Thursday discussed the hiring of a Village Zoning and Building Code Enforcement Officer.

    • Posted December 23, 2011
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  • Maple Park puts question for energy aggregation on March Ballot

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday passed an ordinance to include a vote on energy aggregation on the ballot in the upcoming election.

    • Posted December 9, 2011
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  • Concerns continue with MP TIF District

    Public bodies air concerns during final public hearing MAPLE PARK—At the final public hearing regarding the proposed Maple Park TIF District, the Board of Trustees heard more comments and concerns from the residents, as well as representatives from...

    • Posted December 2, 2011
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  • Do-over?

    Winter weather may damage recent road repairs KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board on Nov. 17 discussed the possibility of having to redo some road repairs they made during the last few months, depending on the events of this winter.

    • Posted November 25, 2011
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  • Energy aggregation

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday discussed the possibility of energy aggregation for the village.

    • Posted November 18, 2011
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  • Maple Park Board amends liquor ordinance

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Tuesday passed an ordinance amending the village’s previous liquor control ordinance.

    • Posted November 4, 2011
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  • Proposed MP TIF District passes Joint Review vote

    MAPLE PARK—A Joint Review Board met on Oct. 28 and voted in favor of the Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District proposed by the village of Maple Park.

    • Posted November 4, 2011
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  • MP Board continues TIF discussion

    MAPLE PARK—The Maple Park Village Board on Oct. 20 discussed the proposed Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District map with the village’s TIF lawyer, Herb Klein.

    • Posted October 28, 2011
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  • Kaneville to commemorate KHS baseball state champs

    KANEVILLE—The Kaneville Village Board on Oct. 20 passed a resolution to purchase signs commemorating the Kaneland High School’s Boy’s Baseball State Championship.

    • Posted October 28, 2011
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