Government - Local

  • DeKalb settles AFSCME outsourcing complaint

    DeKALB – An amendment to the city’s labor agreement with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employee Council 31 requires the city ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 decides to move forward with land swap proposal

    DeKALB – The DeKalb School District 428 board could own more property next to two of its elementary schools by next month.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Government meetings

    Send a schedule of meetings to be included in this weekly column to news@daily-chronicle.com, with “Government Meetings” in the subject line, or send ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • DeKalb approves rush deal to redesign city website

    DeKALB – The city of DeKalb will pay a Kansas-based web developer more than $50,000 to redesign the city website.
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • DeKalb City Council to get full accounting of police department's cost

    DeKALB – DeKalb City Council members today will get a full accounting of the cost of the new DeKalb Police Department – more than a year after it open ...
    Feb. 8, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • DeKalb settles discrimination complaint

    DeKALB – The city of DeKalb has entered a settlement agreement with the Justice Department over online job applications that allegedly discriminated a ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • DeKalb park buildings need $1.25 million in repairs

    DeKALB – Replacing an aging maintenance building and creating a permanent dog park are among the projects DeKalb Park District leaders have decided to ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 10:52 pm
  • Advancing DeKalb County survey results invalid

    SYCAMORE – Members of Advancing DeKalb County will have to try a new approach to identify the needs of DeKalb County residents after a results from a ...
    Feb. 1, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Genoa pushing for Amtrak project change

    GENOA – Genoa Mayor Mark Vicary hopes persistence will convince state leaders to change plans for an Amtrak passenger rail service so a stop is built ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • Property tax deferral applications available

    SYCAMORE – The Tax Deferral Program for senior citizens seeking property tax relief has started its application period, DeKalb County officials announ ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • Kishwaukee College faculty, administrators approve contract

    MALTA – Kishwaukee College Board of Trustees approved a three-year collective bargaining agreement with the faculty union Wednesday that included high ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • DeKalb building inspection plan delayed

    DeKALB – A months-long discussion about inspecting commercial and industrial buildings will last until at least the end of February.
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 10:40 pm
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