All posts tagged "Dave Anderson"
Village says goodbye, wishes Nevenhoven safe trip to Afghanistan
ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board on Monday took a moment to recognize Superintendent of Public Works John Nevenhoven, who attended his last board meeting before leaving for active duty in Afghanistan.
- Posted October 7, 2011
Last downtown lot still on the market
ELBURN—Advertised as the “last buildable lot on Main Street in Elburn,” the parking lot at Shannon and Main is getting a few nibbles, but so far, no buyers.
- Posted September 23, 2011
New job title for PW Superintendent as he heads off to serve
Elburn—Public Works Superintendent John Nevenhoven is leaving late next month, heading off to a “temporary job” about 6,000 miles away on the other side of the world.
- Posted September 5, 2011
Not ready for publication
After two years, village employee manual still work in progress ELBURN—After paying $5,000 to a consulting firm two years ago to come up with a workable employee manual, Elburn officials have decided it’s back to the drawing board.
- Posted August 19, 2011
Elburn Station plans unveiled
Elburn—Despite being somewhat sweltering at Lion’s Park pavilion Tuesday night, even with the fans on, a group of Elburn residents listened to development plans for Elburn Station during an open house.
- Posted August 5, 2011
Cheaper electric rates coming to Elburn
Elburn—Elburn Village Administrator Erin Willrett is reviewing bids for an electric power provider as the village gets ready to purchase electricity at a reduced bulk rate and will make a recommendation to the board next week.
- Posted July 30, 2011
Population growth means new police commission for Elburn
ELBURN—Three Elburn residents were named as the village’s new police commission, now that the village has more than 5,000 residents; 5,602 to be exact, according to the 2010 Census.
- Posted July 29, 2011
Protecting community funds—for now
Mayors visit capitol to keep state from cutting village funds ELBURN—With Local Government Distributive Funds (LGDF) in jeopardy of elimination, a group of mayors and village presidents made a show of force in Springfield to urge lawmakers not...
- Posted June 10, 2011
Elburn names first police commissioners
ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board approved the appointments of three commissioners to the first Police Commission in the history of the village.
- Posted June 3, 2011
Local resident advocates against distracted driving
ELBURN—Just about every facet of Ryan Anderson's life has revolved around the Elburn area: he was born here, grew up here, and worked here at Northern Fs Inc., after he graduated high school.
- Posted June 3, 2011
Guest editorial: Help protect community funds
In 1969, the first-ever state income tax was authorized by the governor and state legislature in the state of Illinois.
- Posted May 26, 2011
State could sink village budget
Anderson calls for community support to keep village funds ELBURN—Village President Dave Anderson will head to the state capital in Springfield this week to voice his concerns about pending legislation, and he called for the community to join...
- Posted May 20, 2011
Put a lid on it: recycle without being blown away
Elburn—A group of Blackberry Creek subdivision resident-volunteers picked up 50 bags of refuse that had blown from recycling containers on just one clean-up day last weekend.
- Posted May 13, 2011
Good, not-so-good news
Census shows village grew significantly; state may harm village finances ELBURN—At its meeting on Monday, the Elburn Village Board received news that the official census report from the state lists Elburn with 5,602 residents—up from 4,700 at its...
- Posted May 6, 2011
Celebrating Arbor Day
Boy Scouts from Elburn Troop 7, Aaron Michek, 15, Sam Webster, 11, and Caden Sheehan, 11, present the Stars and Stripes at Elburn’s Arbor Day Celebration Saturday at the Elburn and Countryside Community Center, while Elburn Village...
- Posted May 6, 2011
Elburn passes budget with 4-1 vote
Sticking point for ‘no’ vote was personnel raises ELBURN—The Elburn Village Board officially passed its 2011-12 fiscal year budget in a special Village Board meeting Monday. The vote was 4-1, with Ken Anderson opposed and Jerry Schmidt present...
- Posted April 29, 2011
Budget ready for vote
Elburn—A public hearing was held on Monday at Village Hall for appropriating monies for the 2011-12 fiscal year.
- Posted April 22, 2011
It’s budget time at Village Hall
Elburn—Now is the time of year when village officials are putting the finishing touches on the budget for the next fiscal year.
- Posted April 8, 2011
Village to select of new auditor
Elburn—The Village Board will place the approval of a new auditor on the consent agenda at next Monday's Village Board meeting.
- Posted April 1, 2011
Elburn residents to decide on electric source
Elburn—Elburn voters will be asked to decide whether to allow the village of Elburn to purchase electricity for residential and small commercial retail customers from other suppliers than ComEd.
- Posted March 25, 2011