All posts tagged "Bill Grabarek"
Elburn Station vote set for Oct. 15
LBURN—The Elburn Village Board is scheduled to vote on the Elburn Station development on Monday, Oct. 15, but trustee Bill Grabarek doesn’t want to wait that long to voice his concerns about developer ShoDeen.
- Posted September 21, 2012
Annexation hearing closed
ELBURN—After hearing a final comment and letter from supporters of the Elburn Station plan, the Elburn Village Board on Tuesday voted to close the public hearing that has been open since May.
- Posted September 6, 2012
Charting the course for Elburn
ELBURN—In the first phase of a year-long project to update Elburn's Comprehensive Plan, Elburn business owners, Kaneland high school students, Elburn service providers and key people in the community all participated in workshops designed to elicit feedback...
- Posted June 14, 2012
Police chief recommends increase in parking fines
ELBURN—Parking illegally in the village of Elburn could soon get a lot more expensive, according to a rewrite of the traffic codes.
- Posted April 12, 2012
Village of Elburn to arrange for appraisal of church parking lot
ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday agreed to move forward with a certified appraisal on the Community Congregational Church parking lot on the corner of Shannon and Main streets.
- Posted April 5, 2012
Elburn Station vote tabled: discussions continue
ELBURN—Before the Elburn Village Board can vote on the preliminary plan for Elburn Station, it needs more specifics and more discussion. The item on the agenda was tabled until later in February.
- Posted February 10, 2012
Vote on Elburn Station set for Feb. 6
Board discusses Elburn Station plan prior to vote ELBURN—The Village Board will have the opportunity to vote whether or not to approve the Elburn Station development at its next meeting on Monday,Feb. 6.
- Posted January 27, 2012
Home rule referendum tabled—for now
ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board reversed last week’s Committee of the Whole recommendation by voting to postpone placing a home rule referendum on the March 20 primary ballot.
- Posted December 23, 2011
Voters to decide on home rule status with March referendum
ELBURN—Elburn voters will be asked whether to allow the village to become a home rule unit with a referendum on the March 20 primary ballot.
- Posted December 16, 2011
Public Works contract goes to Wisconsin company
ELBURN—In a 4-3 vote, the Elburn Village Board on Monday voted to award a public works contract to a company in Wisconsin after more debate on labor disputes and keeping the work closer to home.
- Posted November 11, 2011
Bid dispute delays Well No. 3 repairs
ELBURN—The Elburn Committee of the Whole on Monday tabled a recommendation to award a public works contract to the lowest bidder after objections from a labor management organization and questions from the board on the vast difference...
- Posted October 28, 2011
Rounds of applause, toasts of thanks
ELBURN—The Village Board gave its thanks amid rounds of applause and bottled water toasts to Gordon Diershaw and Patricia Rompke, who turned over their seats on the board at Monday's meeting, following the reading of the certified...
- Posted May 6, 2011
Letter: Thanks to supporters
A heartfelt, but humble, Thank you to all the folks who encouraged and supported me through the election process and honored me with their vote on April 5.
- Posted April 28, 2011
Priorities, numbers needed to make a decision about water rate hike
Elburn—Discussion at Monday's Committee of the Whole meeting centered on the need to have capital projects prioritized and numbers clarified in order to make a decision whether water and sewer rates should be increased.
- Posted March 18, 2011
Boy Scout Park: the orphan by the tracks
Elburn—Walk by the open lot northeast of the tracks on First Street, and you'll see glimpses of a space that was once Boy Scout Park.
- Posted January 21, 2011
Tax levy discussion draws a crowd
Residents, officials discuss Elburnâ€™s financial situation Elburnâ€”The announcement that the village of Elburn was going to ask for a 47 percent increase in the 2010 property tax levy to Kane County awakened a crowd of citizens to ask...
- Posted November 19, 2010
Sho-Deen development discussion on hold
ELBURNâ€”Several village officials are not sure whether they want Sho-Deen Inc. to reduce the commercial scope of the planned Elburn Station development on Elburn's east side. Others are concerned about the residential density of the project.
- Posted October 22, 2010
Proposed levy intended to capture new growth
Board will vote on final proposal Nov. 15 ELBURNâ€”Village Administrator Erin Willrett on Tuesday presented the village's tentative 2010 property tax levy of $939,718.
- Posted October 15, 2010
Protecting volunteer protectors
Elburnâ€”As part of the effort to appoint voluntary auxiliary officers in the village, Elburn officials faced the question of insurance and liability during Mondayâ€™s Village Board meeting.
- Posted August 6, 2010
Businesses ask for expanded liquor-sales hours
ELBURNâ€”Two Elburn business operators want the village to expand the number of hours they can sell alcohol under the current municipal liquor code.
- Posted July 23, 2010