SportsPlex Bond Issuance Deadline to be Missed

A press release has arrived from Lakewood Village President Erin Smith about the financing of the McHenry County SportsPlex, which the village approved for the west side of Route 47 opposite the south leg of Route 176. Here it is: … Continue reading

Green Party Will Field McHenry County Board Candidate in District 5

Confirmation has been received that Woodstock’s Frank Wedig will again run for the McHenry County Board in District 5. That district covers Dorr Township, which covers most of Woodstock and Bull Valley, plus the eastern part of Grafton Township, including … Continue reading

Crystal Lake Scores Low Interest Rate in Bond Sale

Crystal Lake borrowed a little over $22 million at unheard of low rates last night to finance Vulcan Lakes and water and sewer projects and re-financing of 1998 bonds. Utilizing Federal stimulus-subsidizes, the city will end up paying just 3.062% … Continue reading