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March 6, 2016

March 7, 2016

Plan Commission - 7:00 p.m. - Council Chambers

Agenda Summary


  • 16-PLC-0005:  A petition seeking approval for the right-of-way vacation of an alley.  The adjacent properties are zoned R-2, Residential Detached House 2.  The subject property runs east-west between the properties at 4147 & 4205 Venard Road, north of Ogden Avenue and south of Drove Avenue, Downers Grove, IL (09-06-214-001, -008).  Paul Fyle, Superintendent of Planning, Downers Grove Park District, Petitioner and Owner
  • 16-PLC-0012:  A petition seeking approval of a special use to permit extended family accessory housing.  The property is zoned R-4, Residential Detached House 4.  The property is located on the east side of Roslyn Road, approximately 500 feet north of Chicago Avenue, commonly known as 4617 Roslyn, Downers Grove, IL (09-04-313-012, -013).  Ben Tull, Attorney, and Angelica and Mark Speyer, Owners.

March 8, 2016

Village Council Meeting - 6:00 p.m. Council Chambers

Council Agenda rEmarks

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Executive Session - 6:00 p.m.

Regular Council Meeting - 7:00 p.m. 

Council Agenda 03-08-16

Council Minutes 03-01-16

Meetings Schedule

Presentation - Economic Development Corporation Quarterly Report

Consent Agenda

  • A. BIL  2016-6707 Bills Payable: No. 6250, March 8, 2016
  • B. MOT 2016-6681 A motion authorizing the purchase of replacement vehicles
  • C. RES 2016-6667 A resolution authorizing an interlocal contract for cooperative purchasing with Houston-Galveston Area Council
  • D. RES 2016-6668 A resolution authorizing an agreement with Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc., Holden, Louisiana
  • E. MOT 2016-6708 A motion authorizing $567,639.15 to JX Peterbilt, Bolingbrook, IL, for the purchase of three 2016 Peterbilt Model 348 cab and chassis equipment 
Active Agenda
  • A. ORD 2016-6670 An ordinance authorizing a special use for 5221 Thatcher Road to permit a sports and physical training facility
  • B. ORD 2016-6671 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 4935 Francisco Avenue
  • C. ORD 2016-6672 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 4825 Cross Street
  • D. ORD 2016-6673 An ordinance rezoning certain property located at 4915 Drendel Road

First Reading
  • A. RES 2016-6698 A resolution granting historic landmark designation for 5320 Benton Avenue

Manager's Report  
Council Member New Business 
  • A.  MOT 2016-6690 A motion directing staff to prepare plans for the resolution of the Deer Creek Subdivision stormwater issues and seeking partnership with the Village of Westmont

Council Responses (Published on Tuesday afternoon, prior to the Council meeting)

March 9, 2016

Transportation & Parking Commission - 7:00 p.m. - Council Chambers

Agenda Summary
  • File #01-16 Springside Condos - Parking Restrictions
  • File #01-15 Warren Avenue - Parking Restrictions
  • File #03-15 PACE - Service Route Update

March 10, 2016

Environmental Concerns Commission - 7:00 p.m. - Ante Room

Agenda Summary
  • Staff update on ongoing projects
  • New Business:  Green Business Presentation - Downers Grove Park District; Discussion on last month's two green business presentations