All posts tagged "Brent Eichelberger"
Village discusses gaming license
SUGAR GROVE—Slot machines and video poker are unlikely to come to Sugar Grove anytime soon, despite an application by the American Legion for a state-issued gaming license last Friday.
- Posted August 10, 2012
Open house updates SG drainage plan
SUGAR GROVE—The Village of Sugar Grove on Tuesday hosted an Open House for the Mallard Point/Rolling Oaks area drainage project.
- Posted February 24, 2012
Down the drain?
Sugar Grove ends Mallard Point drainage negotiations SUGAR GROVE—The solution to the drainage problems in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions in Sugar Grove just became more complex.
- Posted January 26, 2012
Growth coming to Sugar Grove
SUGAR GROVE—Keeping up with the flux of retail that set up shop in Sugar Grove last year, the village in 2012 will see some big names established in the village, namely a Walgreens pharmacy and Jimmy John's...
- Posted January 6, 2012
Village approves IGA for electronic message board
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 6-0 to authorize an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) for an electronic message board.
- Posted December 9, 2011
Sugar Grove won’t renew IGA with Kaneland
KANELAND—The Kaneland School District in December 2010 reached an 11th-hour deal with the village of Sugar Grove to enter into a one-year Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) requiring village developers to pay 60 percent of the capital-impact and transition...
- Posted November 18, 2011
SG approves resolutions tied to local drainage project
SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Trustees on Tuesday voted 6-0 in favor of four resolutions pertaining to proposed improvements and an extension of the drainage system in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions.
- Posted November 4, 2011
SG cancels TIF District
Village plans to discuss concerns before restarting process SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove's proposed Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District is officially off the table for now. It likely won't be out of commission for long, however.
- Posted September 9, 2011
Sugar Grove TIF District hearing cancelled
SUGAR GROVE—The village of Sugar Grove announced Wednesday that the continued public hearing regarding the proposed Tax Increment Financing District has been cancelled.
- Posted September 2, 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 approves IGA with Rob Roy Drainage District
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board voted 5-0 to authorize an Intergovernmental Agreement with Rob Roy Drainage District No. 2 to aid storm water drainage improvements for the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions.
- Posted March 18, 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
Residents upset over Sugar Grove water bill fee
Sugar Groveâ€”Residents upset to learn of a processing fee for their water and sewer bills told the village they were not happy with its decision to penalize residents who do not use the village's automatic debit system....
- Posted April 23, 2010
State shortfall could increase Sugar Grove budget deficit
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The $50,000 deficit in the village's 2010-11 budget could easily turn into a $250,000 deficit, if the state of Illinois follows through with its proposal for a reduction in the local government distributive fund (LGDF).
- Posted April 9, 2010
March 5 Village notes
Kaneville gathers info on waste haulers; Kaneville contemplates snow plow contract; SG Book Nook Cafe seeks off-site signage
- Posted March 5, 2010
Village cuts budget deficits through employee furlough days
SUGAR GROVEâ€”Residents looking for service at Sugar Grove Village Hall on Wednesday would not have found employees working - and not because it was a paid holiday for village workers.
- Posted November 13, 2009
State shortfall worsens village budget woes
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Village Board on Tuesday explored ways of increasing revenues and decreasing expenses, but a recent notification from the state of a $120,000 decrease in funding to the village may force officials to take a harder...
- Posted October 9, 2009
Village to pass its own stimulus package
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday agreed on a short-term reduction in developer fees to encourage residential growth within the village.
- Posted October 9, 2009
Village approves wind moratorium on energy
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Village Board on Tuesday approved an ordinance for a six-month moratorium on windmills, wind turbines and other electricity-generating wind devices.
- Posted July 10, 2009
Progress continues on Mallard Point drainage issues
Several months ago, the village hired engineering firm Trotter & Associates to study the wetlands and retention pond to determine the reason for elevated water levels and flooding in the Mallard Point area.
- Posted June 19, 2009
County to facilitate solution to village flooding
A meeting about the flooding in Mallard Point scheduled for the beginning of June cannot come soon enough for resident Mike Schoenberger.
- Posted May 22, 2009
SG budget shows deficit
The Sugar Grove Village Board on April 21 approved the coming fiscal year's $4.3 million budget that includes a $37,000 deficit despite staff cuts.
- Posted April 30, 2009
Village Board addresses declining revenue issue
Village officials have taken several actions to make up for a loss of revenue due to the slow-down of the housing market and general economy, as well as a decrease in sales tax projections.
- Posted April 9, 2009
Village to receive stimulus dollars for roads
Sugar Grove may soon reap the benefits of the federal government's stimulus package. The Illinois Department of Transportation's (IDOT) list of proposed highway improvement projects funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 includes $1.4...
- Posted February 27, 2009
Strategic plans take shape
The Sugar Grove Village Board had on Jan. 6 what may be, for now, its final discussion regarding strategic plan priorities.
- Posted January 15, 2009
Police contract approved by village
Sugar Grove police officers are working with a union contract since the village and the Metropolitan Alliance of Police came to terms in December.
- Posted January 15, 2009