Regulatory

GEL NEWSFLASH: District 87 Superintendent Makes Recommendation for Turf

District 87 Superintendent recommends installing artificial turf at Memorial Field at a cost $1,600,000.

Excerpts from the Recommendation Action Memo:

The proposed annual budget and appropriation ordinance for Glen Ellyn Park District for this fiscal year is available for inspection at the Spring Avenue Recreation Center, 185 Spring Ave., Glen Ellyn, and the Main Street Recreation Center, 501 Hill Ave., Glen Ellyn. For details, call the park district at (630) 858-2462. Daily Herald

Download the document here courtesy of the Glen Ellyn Park District. (83K PDF)

GEL NEWSFLASH: Downtown Strategic Plan Presentation

ERP_090115_7932

Members of the Downtown Advisory Board along with consultants from Town Builder Studios presented their vision of downtown Glen Ellyn Thursday, Jan 15, 2008 at the Civic Center. Roughly 90 townspeople attended the meeting despite the extreme cold weather. Pat Melady, a DAB member, former trustee and downtown property owner joked with the audience that, "it would be a cold day in Glen Ellyn when they would discuss making changes to downtown."

Additional details and a summary about the presentation will be posted in the next few days along with photos.

GEL NEWS: Neighbors rally against Montessori school plans

Neighbors rally against Montessori school plans - One year after trying to help a small church congregation stay in their neighborhood, a group of Glen Ellyn residents is rallying to prevent a Montessori preschool from moving in.

Link to the Montessori School website:
http://move.diamanteschool.org

Link to the website in opposition to the proposed school:
http://www.glenellyngoodneighbors.org/

+ + + + + + + + + + +

Excerpts of what others have said at Daily Herald...

GEL EXCLUSIVE: Back to the Future: Public Review of Downtown Plan

townhall-meeting-011509

A third and final public open house meeting to accommodate additional input and to review the preferred plan proposed by Town Builders Studio (TBS) is scheduled for Thursday, January 15, 2009 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gymnasium on the second floor of the Civic Center. For more information contact: Staci Hulseberg, Director Planning and Development Department at 630-547-5250

Download the current draft of The Glen and Main Street Concepts 11/5/2008 5.97 MB

Glenbard HS District 87 Initiative Ignites Local Turf War

Glenbard continues to review turf plans - Glenbard High School District 87 wants to install synthetic turf at all four of its main football fields, with plans for Glenbard North and Glenbard West moving the fastest. [News from Daily Herald]

Excerpts:
Officials this month tabled a decision regarding Glenbard West's turf field, but those talks are expected to resume in January.

About GlenEllynLife.com

GlenEllynLife.com is a community-focused website providing the latest Glen Ellyn news, events and stories. The website is developed and maintained by Elumin Inc., an award winning, Glen Ellyn-based communications design firm specializing in print and website communications. The beta site was launched Dec 10, 2008 and remains in continual development based on the needs of the community and overall interest in the site.

Add Your Voice to Glen Ellyn!

GlenEllynLife.com is actively seeking individuals to serve on its Editorial Board. If you or someone you know is interested and has the following qualifications, please contact the editor@glenellynlife.com.

- have intimate knowledge of Glen Ellyn history, present and future
- can work in a positive tone to improve overall conditions in Glen Ellyn
- work well with others
- have relationships with people serving in leadership roles (commissions, board, leaders of groups)
- are articulate and can be contacted easily when an issue arises

Vote for Village President and 3 Trustees

http://www.civicbetterment.com/Source/Candidates.aspx

Town Meeting
Saturday, 11/22 (8am - 4pm)
LOCATION: Glen Ellyn Civic Center
ELECTIONS FOR: Village President, Village Trustees & Clerk, Library Trustees
CANDIDATES SPEAK: 11am – 12pm
VOTING PERIOD: 8am – 4pm

Event Start Date: 
Nov 22 2008 2:00am - 6:00am

RSS Subscribe

Syndicate content

Calendar

«  
  »
S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30