by Martha Quetsch
Village to repair Blackberry Creek pump
The village of Elburn will repair one of the two Blackberry Creek subdivision sanitary sewer lift station pumps at a cost not to exceed $14,682. The nearly 10-year-old pump failed recently, village officials said. The Village Board on Monday decided to hire Metropolitan Pump Company of Romeoville for the job.
Village to receive state funding for sidewalks
Elburn officials learned on Monday that the state allocated $40,000 in its 2010 budget for the village’s sidewalk improvement program.
Village Administrator Erin Willrett said she does not know yet when the village will receive the funding, but that the state would assign a grant manager to assist the village with the process.
Police union plans Oct. 1 golf fundraiser
The Elburn Police Department employee union is planning a golf outing for Thursday, Oct. 1, at Hughes Creek golf course in Elburn. Proceeds from the event will help the department purchase additional equipment, Police Chief Steve Smith said.