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  • Joliet wants residents to speak up for grant program

    JOLIET – The city of Joliet is requesting resident input for its annual Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnerships Program app ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • La Grange Plan Commission approves multiple family development

    LA GRANGE – In a 6-0 vote, the village of La Grange Plan Commission approved a proposal for a multiple family development in La Grange after a public ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Geneva library board chooses shingle type for roof replacement, repair

    GENEVA – Geneva library trustees voted Thursday to use a longer lasting architectural roof shingle to be included in bid requests for its roof repair ...
    July 24, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Community center receives more time for Wiant House work

    WEST CHICAGO – The Wayne and Helen Fox Community Center will now have until Nov. 30 to bring the exterior of the historic Wiant House in West Chicago ...
    July 24, 2014 - 4:14 pm
  • Carol Stream's Illini Bridge project to reroute school traffic

    CAROL STREAM – Some Carol Stream students will have to take a different route to school this fall as the village completes a project to demolish Illin ...
    July 24, 2014 - 3:57 pm
  • Congressman Dan Lipinski to host 3 events to answer questions about district

    LA GRANGE – Congressman Dan Lipinski, Ill - 3, will offer three upcoming events for residents in Illinois' 3rd District to attend, ask questions and g ...
    July 24, 2014 - 2:05 pm
  • ‘Cookie-cutter’ ordinance coming for new homes

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council voted in favor of strengthening the city's existing anti-monotony policy for single family homes, by creating an ...
    July 24, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Batavia group comes out against proposed industrial park

    BATAVIA – A group called Keep Batavia Neighborhoods is opposed to the proposed rezoning of land at Kirk Road and Wind Energy Pass on the city’s east s ...
    July 23, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Officials push for funds to finish West Chicago factory cleanup

    WEST CHICAGO – A West Chicago trust could receive about $6 million from the federal government as early as October to continue the cleanup of a contam ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Lake in the Hills receives budget award

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association, according t ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • Village of Downers Grove approves TIF funds for gas station project

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Village Council unanimously approved $225,000 in TIF funds to assist Insite Real Estate redevelop the vacant Maratho ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:42 pm
  • Lemont Library making case for $2.8 million renovation plan

    LEMONT – The Lemont Public Library is considering placing a referendum question on the November ballot asking for $2.8 million in building bonds to pa ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:29 pm
  • Berwyn seeks national status for area with many bungalows

    BERWYN – Berwyn is on the prowl to find a firm that will determine if the city has a case for being put on the National Historic Register for its weal ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Elburn, Orleans Homes finding common ground

    ELBURN – A home builder and village officials appear to have found some common ground in the builder’s efforts to market its property in the Blackberr ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Crystal Lake Park District seeks more time to buy property

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A delay in the removal of two billboards is causing the Crystal Lake Park District to need more time to close on a purchase of 27 ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:26 pm
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