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Government - Local

  • Clerk plans forum to explain job Saturday

    DeKALB -- The city clerk is hosting a public forum Saturday to let residents know about what her job entails.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • DeKalb County budget calls for job cuts

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County budget being contemplated for 2017 would require elimination of nine full-time and five part-time positions in order to a ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • DeKalb County 911 system still down; calls going through

    SYCAMORE – Limited 911 service was partially restored in DeKalb County on Wednesday  after an unprecedented system outage that lasted several hours.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Sycamore considering fees for donation boxes

    SYCAMORE – Junk was piled up Tuesday around the USAgain donation boxes at 403 State St., where it had been for days.
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • Construction on schedule for DeKalb County Jail expansion

    SYCAMORE – An expansion project to remedy overcrowding at the DeKalb County Jail is moving along right on schedule, Joyce Klein, the sheriff’s chief o ...
    Sept. 20, 2016 - 9:22 pm
  • DeKalb County Board to vote on plans for propane storage facility

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board is expected Wednesday to consider a Morris company’s plan to build a propane distribution facility at the northeast ...
    Sept. 17, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • DeKalb power refunds to come in October

    DeKALB – Officials from Homefield Energy have issued a mea culpa to the City Council, expressing regrets for a billing error that ended up overchargin ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Power company to make good on DeKalb billing error

    Note to readers: This story has been changed to reflect the correct rate that DeKalb electrical customers were supposed to be charged beginning July 1 ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 9:53 am
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