All posts tagged "Sean Michels"
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
Village and Prairie Glen developer compromise
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Oct. 5 amended the agreement between the village and the Prairie Glen developer, The Windham Group Inc.
- Posted October 15, 2010
School acre annexed on Harter Road
Village also changes the parcelâ€™s zoning SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday annexed an additional acre of Kaneland School District property along Harter Road.
- Posted September 24, 2010
Village gives parking access to health clubs
Sugar Groveâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted 5-0 to approve a planned unit development amendment that would grant the health club Division One a permitted-use access to parking.
- Posted September 10, 2010
Outdoor vendor stands, boxes could be regulated
SUGAR GROVEâ€”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
Economic development remains top village goal
SUGAR GROVEâ€”At the top of the Village of Sugar Groveâ€™s strategic goals list are enhancing economic development and restoring the villageâ€™s reputation with both residential and commercial developers.
- Posted July 23, 2010
SG board authorizes Bliss project
Sugar Groveâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday voted unanimously to authorize an intergovernmental agreement with Kane County for a Bliss Road improvement project.
- Posted July 9, 2010
Homeowners must finance flooding improvements
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board decided on June 15 that the village will establish a special service area (SSA) in the Mallard Point and Rolling Oaks subdivisions, which have been plagued by drainage problems.
- Posted June 18, 2010
Drainage project requires soil boring
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on June 1 voted unanimously to approve a contract with Testing Service Corporation, allowing the company to begin boring soil in the Mallard Point subdivision.
- Posted June 13, 2010
Mallard Point drainage issue closer to resolution
The Sugar Grove Village Board on June 1 voted unanimously to approve a contract with Testing Service Corporation, allowing the company to begin boring soil in the Mallard Point subdivision.
- Posted June 2, 2010
Letter: Sugar Grove donors response
Your blood donations were so needed and so important, and on March 1 you responded.
- Posted April 1, 2010
Letter: Thank you for supporting my campaign
I want to take this opportunity to thank the many individuals who supported my campaign, especially those that dedicated their time and energy on my behalf.
- Posted February 18, 2010
Letter: Win or loseâ€”Here are the facts
I take exception to Mr. Dennis Ryan's comments in a letter to the editor in last week's Elburn Herald. He should research his points thoroughly before he puts things in writing. I am sure people read his...
- Posted February 4, 2010
Hannaford Farm LLC in default
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday declared Hannaford Farm LLC in default on its obligations for public improvements within the Hannaford Farm development.
- Posted October 9, 2009
Municipal Drive done in time for Solheim
SUGAR GROVEâ€”Village President Sean Michels will breathe a sigh of relief on Thursday, July 31, when the Municipal Drive and Galena Boulevard extensions open for traffic, just in time for the 2009 Solheim Cup.
- Posted July 30, 2009
Local vendors hope to capture additional business during Solheim Cup
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Village Board on Tuesday wrestled with the requests of several Sugar Grove businesses that have approached the village about temporarily locating on private property during the Solheim Cup to provide their services to thousands of...
- Posted July 24, 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
Attorney: SG, Elburn boundaries agreement not possible now
Two new Elburn trustees want the village and Sugar Grove to establish a boundary agreement. But according to one of the village's attorneys, that is not possible now because the villages are too far apart.
- Posted May 21, 2009
SG seeks Elburn’s support for I-88 interchange expansion
Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels wants a letter of support from the Elburn Village Board for the proposed full-access interchange at I-88 and Route 47.
- Posted May 14, 2009
Senior living, care facility proposed for SG
Village Board members reacted favorably to a plan for a senior living facility Prism Health Care Management Group would like to build in Sugar Grove.
- Posted April 30, 2009
Short-term pain, long-term gain
Village President Sean Michels said that travelers in and around Sugar Grove may encounter more construction than usual this year, thanks to government and grant money.
- Posted April 23, 2009
Re-elected officials look foward to continuing work
The incumbents elected by Sugar Grove voters on April 7 for village president and two of the three Village Board seats did not take their victories for granted.
- Posted April 23, 2009
Bliss Road Closure Update
The Kane County Department of Transportation begins major work on Monday, April 20 at the intersection at Bliss and Merrill roads. Bliss Road from Route 47 to Main Street Road will be closed to through traffic beginning...
- Posted April 17, 2009
Troop 7 celebrates 85 years
March 1 was a day of celebration for Boy Scout Troop 7 in Elburn. An 85th anniversary dinner and Court of Honor was held at Kaneland High School and attended by nearly 200 people.
- Posted April 16, 2009
Letter: Thank you for your vote of confidence
I would like to thank the voters for their vote of confidence on April 7, when I was re-elected village president. I am excited about the future of Sugar Grove and look forward to serving as village...
- Posted April 16, 2009
SG voters help Michels keep seat
Incumbent Sugar Grove Village President Sean Michels emerged the winner by a large margin on Tuesday, with 63 percent of the vote. Challenger Perry Clark received 34 percent of the vote.
- Posted April 9, 2009
April 7 Sugar Grove election results
The following unofficial results are courtesy of Kane county: Village President, Village Board, Community House Board, Public Library Board (Six, Four and two-year terms), and Public Library Referendum.
- Posted April 8, 2009