Tag Archive | center

Telecommunications/dispatch center wants microwave antenna atop C-MHS water tower

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com May 21, 2014 The Eastern Will County Communications Center board is asking Crete Village officials to allow a microwave dish to be placed atop the municipal water tower west-southwest of Crete-Monee High School. EASTCOM says the newly located dish would expand the operation’s fire-equipment dispatching capabilities. That, in turn, would mean […]

Reduced guilty plea in drug case nets probation

by Dennis Sullivan editor @ewcnews.com March 20, 2014    Crete resident Chavonna J. Coles, 36, of the 800 block of Berkshire Place was sentenced today to two days in jail, placed on 24 months’ probation and ordered to perform 100 hours’ community service after pleading guilty to a reduced charge of possession of a controlled substance. […]

$83,599 Crete Lions Park landscape bid OK’d

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Feb. 22, 2014 The Crete Park District board Wednesday accepted a Plainfield landscaping company’s $83,599 bid to construct the Crete Lions Park near the intersection of Richton Road and Berkshire Place. Fuerte, which means “strong” in Spanish, submitted the lowest of five bids on the project. The work includes site demolition […]

Crete planning, zoning panel endorses 2nd home request

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Nov. 19, 2013 Crete’s Planning Commission/Zoning Board of Review has endorsed a family’s zoning request that would allow them to keep a second home on their property west/southwest of the intersection of Main Street and Burville Road in unincorporated Crete. Thursday’s unanimous vote eliminates one obstacle to a special use permit […]

Crete may get 2nd paint ball course

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Sept. 20, 2013 Crete’s Zoning Board of Appeals/Plan Commission has endorsed an expanded special use permit that would allow Crete Family Fun Center to add outdoor paint ball. Thursday evening’s 7-0 vote clears the way for Crete trustees to consider the request, which places the function in a rectangular area between […]