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Lake Forest City Council: City debates salting policy for the remainder of a busy season

by Alyssa Groh, Editor News, City, Local Government

The past few weeks have brought frigid temperatures, an abundance of snow and ice and has kept the Lake Forest Public Works employees working overtime on the weekends. 

During the Lake Forest City Council meeting...

Lake Bluff Village Board: Village unanimously adopts 3 ordinances to implement RIO District

by Stephanie Kim, Freelance Reporter News, Local Government, Village

The Lake Bluff Village Board unanimously approved the second reading of three ordinances necessary to implement a Recreational, Institutional and Open (RIO) Space District on Monday, Jan. 28.

The RIO District includes...

Incumbents, newcomers, independent candidates make the ballots for April 2019 election

by Alyssa Groh, Editor News, City, Local Government, Village

Staying on top of who is running in local elections can be challenging, especially when there are a lot of seats up for election. 

While some boards will see uncontested races welcoming back incumbents, others will see...