All posts tagged "Sean Michels"
Village Board approves Accessory and Temporary Use amendments
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to update the Temporary and Accessory Use portions of the village's zoning ordinance.
- Posted July 8, 2011
Village Board designates old hotel site as Veterans Park
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to approve designation of the old Sugar Grove Hotel site as a Veterans Park.
- Posted June 24, 2011
Village discusses open burning regulations
SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove residents in attendance during the village Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday night wanted to make it clear that they very much enjoy their open burning rights.
- Posted June 10, 2011
Village considers TIF District around airport
Officials hope infrastructure improvements will spur industrial growth Sugar Grove—The village of Sugar Grove hopes to jump start industrial development in Sugar Grove through the establishment of a TIF (Tax Increment Financing) District.
- Posted May 13, 2011
Voters to decide whether to bid for cheaper power rates
Sugar Grove—Sugar Grove voters will be asked whether to allow the village to negotiate power supply rates on their behalf in a referendum on the ballot April 5.
- Posted March 25, 2011
Village Board discusses budget
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening held a discussion regarding its 2011-12 budget, including general, capital project, debt service, refuse and police pension funds.
- Posted March 12, 2011
Village president’s shopping spree raises over $1,200 for food pantry
SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels could feel the pressure as he was about to square off against Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner before a crowd of onlookers, Batavia High School cheerleaders and the clanging school band.
- Posted March 4, 2011
Village Board approves new Farmers Market management
SUGAR GROVE—Farmers Market vendors in Sugar Grove will now have to learn how to pronounce “Bensidoun.”
- Posted March 4, 2011
Preparation helps village handle record snowfall
SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove village officials intent on keeping local roads clear and village residents safe during wintertime had their work cut out for them last Tuesday and Wednesday, thanks to over 20 inches of snowfall.
- Posted February 11, 2011
Sugar Grove discusses amendments to subdivision agreement
The Sugar Grove Village Board on Jan. 19 held a discussion and public hearing regarding proposed amendments for the Village's Meadowridge Villas Annexation Agreement with DRH Cambridge Homes, Inc., the new developer of the subdivision.
- Posted January 28, 2011
Village Board authorizes grant application
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Jan. 19 voted 6-0 to authorize an application for a federal IKE grant that will fund drainage improvements in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions that have been plagued...
- Posted January 28, 2011
Village pays off municipal mortgage
Sugar Grove—The village of Sugar Grove announced that it has paid off a municipal bond. Municipal bonds are issued to fund projects from highways to buildings and are typically referred to as GO Bonds.
- Posted January 17, 2011
Village Board authorizes electricity referendum
SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove residents living within the city limits could soon have an electricity supplier other than ComEd.
- Posted January 14, 2011
Sugar Grove sets its sights on 2011
SUGAR GROVE—The party horns used to celebrate the beginning of 2011 might still be ringing in the air, but the village of Sugar Grove has already identified its main goals for the new year.
- Posted January 7, 2011
SG village members reflect on 2010
SUGAR GROVE—When Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels looks back on the village's achievements in 2010, images of completed roads and golden arches will easily come to mind.
- Posted December 31, 2010
Trading company comes to town
Sugar Grove—Peacock Trading, a futures and commodity trading company, recently opened an office in Sugar Grove.
- Posted December 11, 2010
Sugar Grove approves IGA with Kaneland
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday night voted 4-3 in favor of a one-year Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the Kaneland School District. Sean Michels' vote broke a 3-3 deadlock between board trustees.
- Posted December 10, 2010
SG holds off on agreement with Kaneland
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday delayed a vote that would renew the village's Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the Kaneland School District.
- Posted November 19, 2010
Village approves supplemental for 2009 MFT Program budget
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 5-0 to approve a supplemental to the 2009 motor fuel tax (MFT) program budget for a street repair plan that exceeded its expected cost.
- Posted November 5, 2010
Open house will focus on Route 47
SUGAR GROVEâ€”Local residents can learn more about the Route 47 improvement study during an Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) open house on Wednesday, Nov. 3, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Community House.
- Posted October 31, 2010