All posts tagged "Kevin Geary"

  • SG Village Board approves 2013 proposed tax levy

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday passed the proposed 2.4 percent increase for the 2013 Tax Levy with five yes votes, and two no votes from trustees Sean Herron and Kevin Geary. Sugar Grove will...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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  • Sugar Grove Village Board hosts road improvement open house

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday hosted an informal road improvement open house at the Sugar Grove Public Library. The open house was in regard to the village’s road improvement research for Dugan Road and...

    • Posted December 6, 2013
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  • Levy increase?

    SG Village Board announces proposed 2013 Property Tax Levy SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday announced the village’s proposed 2013 Property Tax Levy. Village President Sean Michels said that the village is considering raising the...

    • Posted November 8, 2013
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  • Proposed Ace Hardware location scheduled to open in SG next spring

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday discussed the proposed Ace Hardware store that will be located on the corner of Capitol Road and Galena Road. The store will feature an outdoor selling area for seasonal...

    • Posted October 18, 2013
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  • SGVB discusses incoming American Heartland Bank

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday discussed the new American Heartland Bank that will be located at Route 47 and Wheeler Road. A minor PUD amendment was required since the applicant, American Heartland Bancshares, Inc.,...

    • Posted September 5, 2013
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  • Mallard Point still an issue of contention for Geary

    SUGAR GROVE—Long-simmering tensions between Village President Sean Michels and his challenger, trustee Kevin Geary, spilled into public view just weeks prior to the April 9 election for Village President.

    • Posted April 5, 2013
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  • sgpres2013
    Election: Sugar Grove Village President

    Incumbent squares off with long-time village trustee Incumbent Sean Michels will face a challenge for his Sugar Grove village president seat from board trustee Kevin Geary.

    • Posted March 28, 2013
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  • Sugar Grove Presidential Candidates debate

    Moderated by Keith Beebe, Editor of the Elburn Herald Filmed Wednesday, February 13 at the Elburn and Countryside Community Center

    • Posted February 22, 2013
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  • Michels kicks off re-election bid with fundraiser

    SUGAR GROVE—A heavy, unseasonable rainstorm wasn’t enough to prevent more than a hundred people from attending Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels’ campaign kickoff fundraiser at Bliss Creek Golf Course’s Pine Room on Jan. 29.

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • Geary hosts Town Hall meeting

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove village president candidate Kevin Geary hosted a Town Hall meeting on Jan. 31 in order to meet with village citizens and field their questions and concerns.

    • Posted February 8, 2013
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  • SG Village Board approves temporary use of video gaming machines

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Hall on Tuesday was host to approximately 55 residents—some local, some from nearby villages—for the Sugar Grove Village Board’s discussion and vote regarding a proposed ordinance to temporarily allow video gaming in the...

    • Posted January 10, 2013
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  • SG Village Board revives video gaming talks

    SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Dec. 18 held a discussion regarding the implementation of video gaming in various locations throughout the community.

    • Posted December 28, 2012
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  • Geary kicks off 2013 campaign with fundraiser

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove village trustee Kevin Geary on Dec. 13 kicked off his bid for village president with a fundraiser held in the Pine Room at Bliss Creek Golf Club in Sugar Grove.

    • Posted December 20, 2012
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  • SG Walgreens holds soft opening

    Store will officially open in early January SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels on Tuesday said he’s excited and proud to have Walgreens become a part of the Sugar Grove family.

    • Posted November 16, 2012
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  • SG Board discusses Mallard Point drainage improvements

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on Tuesday discussed the state of drainage improvements in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions.

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • To game or not to game?

    SUGAR GROVE—So many residents packed Tuesday’s Village Board meeting to debate whether the village should ban video gaming that additional chairs had to be brought in to accommodate the crowd.

    • Posted August 23, 2012
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  • Sugar Grove veteran reflects on hometown

    SUGAR GROVE—Sgt. Sean Herron spent many stressful nights on reconnaissance missions in Iraq reminiscing about home and hometown festivals with his fellow soldiers, so it was a particularly special moment for him when he started off the...

    • Posted August 17, 2012
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  • SG Trustee announces run for Village President

    Geary plans to make communication a priority for the future Sugar Grove—Sugar Grove Village Trustee Kevin Geary announced this week that he will run for village president in 2013.

    • Posted August 16, 2012
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  • 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
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  • Village green lights Mallard Point drainage improvements

    SUGAR GROVE—After three years of planning and negotiations, the Mallard Point/Rolling Oaks drainage project received a green light on Tuesday, when the village received a permit from the Army Corps of Engineers and hired contractors to begin...

    • Posted July 19, 2012
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  • A step closer

    Village authorizes IGA with Rob Roy Drainage District No.2 to address Mallard Point issue SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village Board members on Tuesday voted 6-0 to authorize an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with Rob Roy Drainage District No.2 in regards...

    • Posted March 1, 2012
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  • Sugar Grove approves TIF district

    District covers 305 acres, compared to 1,800-acre prior proposal SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove's 23-year-long Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district is officially on the clock.

    • Posted January 20, 2012
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Decision’s impact continues

    SG Library Friends disband; public demands board's explanation for director firing SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Library Friends have decided to call it a day.

    • Posted August 19, 2011
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  • Citizens’ group forms to create veterans park

    SUGAR GROVE—The message from those in attendance during the Sugar Grove Village Board meeting on Tuesday was clear: the village should have a Veterans Park.

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • Board members start new terms

    SUGAR GROVE—Village Board trustees Kevin Geary, Mari Johnson and David Paluch were sworn into office by Kane County Board member Drew Frasz during the Village Board meeting on Tuesday.

    • Posted May 6, 2011
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  • Q&A: Sugar Grove Village Board

    Candidates: David Paluch, Kevin Geary, Mari Johnson, Mark Buschbacher Note: Voters can select up to three candidates.

    • Posted April 2, 2011
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  • Candidates see commercial growth as key to Sugar Grove’s future

    Sugar Grove—A balanced budget and attracting new businesses to Sugar Grove were issues agreed upon by candidates running for village trustee at a candidate forum last week.

    • Posted March 4, 2011
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  • 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
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  • SG holds off on agreement with Kaneland

    SUGAR GROVE—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
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  • Outdoor vendor stands, boxes could be regulated

    SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove Village officials are considering adopting regulations for temporary vendors, such as food stands and movie rental machines, on private property in parking lots and outside of businesses.

    • Posted August 7, 2010
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