Government - Local

  • Sycamore approves 1-year union contract

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore City Council members approved a one-year union contract Monday that will give some city employees two slight raises.
    April 9, 2014 - 7:23 am
  • DeKalb Park District group mulls pool renovation

    DeKALB – Hopkins Pool could be renovated rather than replaced based on the financial limitations of the DeKalb Park District.
    April 8, 2014 - 10:41 am
  • Communities eye impact fees to spur residential growth

    Maple Park Village President Kathy Curtis is hopeful that reducing impact fees will jump-start residential growth in her community.
    April 8, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Cortland Township hosts annual meeting today

    Cortland Township will hold its annual town meeting at 6:30 p.m. today.The meeting will be at the Co ...
    April 7, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • New tow fee funds police extras

    DeKALB – Since early 2013, the DeKalb Police Department has used around $300,000 of the $350,000 collected in administrative tow fees to buy a wide ra ...
    April 7, 2014 - 2:59 pm
  • DeKalb Park Board appoints new commissioner

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Park District Board of Commissioners has once again dipped into its pool of recent election candidates to fill a vacant board spot ...
    April 7, 2014 - 3:03 pm
  • Government Meetings for the week of March 31

    Monday DeKalb Park District Board: 6 p.m. at Hopkins Park Community Center, 1403 Sycamore Road. DeKa ...
    March 30, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • DeKalb parks’ search for executive director gains momentum

    DeKALB – A new executive director for the DeKalb Park District could be selected in May and in place by July, ending more than a year of operating wit ...
    April 8, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Sycamore Park District buys land for new facilities

    Sycamore Park District officials announced their purchase of 25 acres of land across from the sports complex on Airport Road at a press conference Sat ...
    April 7, 2014 - 3:17 pm
  • DeKalb releases annual water quality report

    DeKALB – DeKalb drinking water is safe by state and federal regulations, according to the city of DeKalb’s annual water quality report.
    March 29, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • City studies how to clear lead pollution from Fourth Street junkyard

    DeKALB – Nikki Griffith is used to the dilapidated Protano Auto Parts buildings down the block from her house. But that doesn’t mean she’d be sad to s ...
    March 28, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Resolution would end Evergreen Village project

    SYCAMORE – When the DeKalb County Board meets next on April 16, members will consider a resolution to end the county’s involvement in the Evergreen Vi ...
    April 8, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • DeKalb electric bills could jump 55 percent

    DeKALB – Electricity bills could rise by 55 percent this summer for residents who use the city-selected electricity provider.
    March 25, 2014 - 11:47 pm
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