All posts by Susan ONeill

  • Village Board to vote on Elburn Station next week

    ELBURN—Elburn Village Board trustees on Tuesday made some final tweaks to changes to the plan they are requesting from Elburn Station developer Dave Patzelt, setting the stage for a vote on the development at a meeting on...

    • Posted February 22, 2013
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  • Elburn resident gives back to church through art

    ELBURN—Kaneland High School student Jeremy Faivre wasn’t sure what he would find at the Elburn Community Congregational United Church of Christ two years ago, when his mom suggested they begin attending church there.

    • Posted February 15, 2013
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  • LPGA returns to Sugar Grove

    Rich Harvest Farms to host 2016 LPGA International Crown event SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove resident and businessman Jerry Rich will soon take it up a notch for those who enjoyed the excitement of the Solheim Cup in 2009.

    • Posted February 14, 2013
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  • Village close to agreement on Elburn Station

    ELBURN—ShoDeen developer Dave Patzelt attended the Village Board Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday to respond to the board’s requests for changes to his plan regarding the Elburn Station development.

    • Posted February 14, 2013
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  • Final improvements in sight for Blackberry Creek

    ELBURN—Final improvements to the Blackberry Creek Subdivision could be completed by this fall, according to an agreement between the village and the company holding the developer’s bonds.

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • Elburn Board to reconsider ban on video gambling

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday took up the issue of video gambling, three years after passing an ordinance prohibiting it in the village.

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • Metra pay-by-phone plan set for March

    ELBURN—Metra commuters should be able to pay for parking with their cell phone by March 1, according to Elburn Police Chief Steve Smith.

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • Residents get a look at the Land Use plan for Elburn

    ELBURN—The village of Elburn on Jan. 24 put its comprehensive Land Use plan on display at the Elburn Lions Club for residents to view and discuss.

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • Village Board reaches consensus on Elburn Station plan changes

    ELBURN—Village trustees on Monday came to an agreement on several Elburn Station development items to bring back to ShoDeen developer Dave Patzelt.

    • Posted February 7, 2013
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  • Elburn Station discussion postponed another week

    ELBURN—Discussion of the Elburn Station will wait another week, when all members of the Village Board are expected to be in attendance.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Former village president, community man retires from Hogan Walker John Deere

    ELBURN—Bud Wise, his mom, dad and four siblings, moved from rural Missouri to Elburn when he was 4 years old.

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Discussion on Elburn Station will wait another week

    ELBURN—A number of residents showed up at Tuesday’s Village Board meeting, but those who thought they would witness a discussion regarding the Elburn Station came away disappointed.

    • Posted January 26, 2013
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  • Board attempts consensus on Elburn Station change recommendations

    ELBURN—The Elburn Station discussion continued during the Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, with trustees attempting to come to some agreement on a counter-offer to ShoDeen developer Dave Patzelt that would be more in line with...

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • Village trustees renew Elburn Station development discussion

    ELBURN—Elburn Village Board members on Monday renewed discussions regarding the Elburn Station development. Village trustees identified their main sticking points with ShoDeen and the development plan.

    • Posted January 10, 2013
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  • Elburn looks ahead to the new year

    ELBURN—Coming to a resolution on the Elburn Station development next year is high on the priority list for a number of Village Board members.

    • Posted January 4, 2013
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  • Due diligence snags savings in Elburn

    ELBURN—As the year in Elburn winds up, Village President Dave Anderson on Dec. 17 took time out to congratulate members of the Village Board and staff on recent savings realized.

    • Posted December 28, 2012
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  • Elburn looks back on 2012

    ELBURN—Elburn Village President Dave Anderson recently looked back on the accomplishments and challenges of 2012 this week, and found a few in each column.

    • Posted December 27, 2012
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  • Board to discuss Elburn Station in new year

    ELBURN—Proposed Shodeen development Elburn Station will be a topic for discussion at the Elburn Village Board’s first meeting in 2013.

    • Posted December 20, 2012
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  • Elburn Village Board approves 2012 tax levy

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Dec. 3 approved a tentative tax levy of $824,000 for the 2012 tax year—an increase of 22.59 percent over the amount extended from the previous year.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • X-C champion presented with key to Elburn village

    ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board presented Kaneland High School sophomore Victoria Clinton with a key to the village and a certificate of recognition for being the first KHS female to win a cross-country State championship.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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