Posts about "committee" in Park Ridge

1 month ago on 05/02/2019 at 8:18 PM

Calling all realtors and local businesses within Park Ridge! Service organizations, community groups, and social clubs! Governmental entities and altruistic citizens! The Taste of Park Ridge Committee is looking for volunteers to staff our ticket booths during ...

2 months ago on 04/10/2019 at 6:39 PM

Just want to share a friendly reminder from Washington School PTO’s Yearbook Committee: If you want to order a yearbook, the deadline is Friday, April 12th by Park Ridge. If you aren’t sure if you ordered, log into the PTO website and search your order history. (Washington yearbooks were not available for purchase prior to March 6th) This post applies to Washington S...

2 months ago on 04/04/2019 at 8:54 PM

UPDATE: we would also 💙 to collect any Emerson clothing donations to resell to our future Eagles at Carpenter right now around Park Ridge. Same houses listed below for drop-off. Due Friday, 4/19 - thank you! Attention former Carpenter families ~ Carpenter is excited about our very 1st Spiritwear resale event that that Environmental & Spi...

3 months ago on 03/12/2019 at 12:41 AM

PARK RIDGE CHAMBER TO AWARD 2 SCHOLARSHIPS The Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce is providing two scholarships for local high school seniors to use towards furthering their education. Started in 2012, the Chamber has awarded $11, 000 in scholarships to date. “The Chamber’s membership is very supportive of helping our local students succeed in their career goals and we're proud ...

4 months ago on 02/11/2019 at 4:54 PM

Let me know if this post is ok by Park Ridge. St. Monica Academy in Chicago ( Harlem and Foster) is hosting our Annual Gala, March 2, 2019. This is our main fundraiser for the year! It will be held at the Edwards Hotel in Rosemont, all are welcom...

5 months ago on 01/15/2019 at 1:32 PM
7 months ago on 11/03/2018 at 6:44 AM

We’re in final stages of pricing our second story addition around Park Ridge. I’d like one more bid. We have final construction plans, already went through appearance committee, etc. and we’re looking to break ground in January. If anyone would recommend someone please let ...

8 months ago on 10/11/2018 at 7:15 PM

I recently been put on a search committtee to find a new venue for our 3 day conference which would be held around the first weekend (F, S, & S) of August by Park Ridge. We’ve held our conference at The University of St. Mary on the Lake for the last 10 years, but they’ve come under new management and chose not to renew our lease. So, essentially I’m looking for...

2 years ago on 04/25/2017 at 4:16 PM

City initiates process to fill Alderman Maloney’s Seventh Ward Seat Alderman Marty Maloney has served the residents of the 7th Ward as its Alderman after being sworn into office in May 2011 in Park Ridge. Due to the untimely passing of the late Mayor David Schmidt in March 2015, Alderman Maloney was selected by the City Council to lead Park Ridge as its Acting Mayor. Since April, 2015, Acting Mayor Ma...

2 years ago on 04/18/2017 at 9:57 AM

The City's FY18 Budget was approved last night close to Park Ridge. As Chairman of the Finance and Budget committee, it is my role to make some closing comments. I thought I'd share them here, for those that don't have time to attend/watch the meetings.

2 years ago on 04/06/2017 at 8:24 PM
2 years ago on 03/24/2017 at 8:19 PM

A stormwater utility (SWU) is considered to be a fair and equitable way to fund stormwater projects and would support the City’s drainage system and flood issues in Park Ridge. This item was approved by the Finance and & Budget committee on 9/26/16 by a vote of 4-3. My opponent voted against it. The item was then brought to the City Council on 10/3/16 and was approved with a...

2 years ago on 02/21/2017 at 3:47 PM

So I have been doing my research on Park Ridge mayoral candidates and found that one of the candidates — Lucas Fuksa — is a commercial real estate attorney which raised a whole bunch of red flags. I have dug up with some highly concerning information and feel the need to share. It appears that Lucas Fuksa has some wealthy developer donors to his campaign whom he will be beholden to if he is ele...

2 years ago on 02/07/2017 at 3:56 PM

Marty Maloney and Lucas Fuksa are scheduled to debate each other during the Park Ridge Chamber's February Luncheon on February 22 from 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM. Guests will enjoy a buffet luncheon and networking prior to the debate. Fee: $25 | Discounted Member Fee: $20 Please register at www. parkridgechamber. org/calendar or by contacting the Chamber at 847...

2 years ago on 01/30/2017 at 12:31 PM

Illinois is rewriting special education laws nearby Park Ridge. If they pass each district will only get state funding for ONE special education teacher per 141 students. Please write or call your representatives. This affects all Illinois school districts and wil...

2 years ago on 11/28/2016 at 11:14 PM

Interestingly enough, I was driving home through Uptown a few minutes ago and stopped to check out the Christmas Lights in Park Ridge. I wanted to try to understand tonight's controversial post. My educated guess is this: the reason the lights are more sparse over the tracks are because there is no power available at the base of the ...

2 years ago on 08/02/2016 at 9:18 AM

"Library trustees who attend meetings by phone or computer technology do not count toward a quorum under state law, but they are still allowed to vote on motions close to Park Ridge. This is different from the Park Ridge City Council's Policy Statement 35, which prohibits aldermen from voting during council meetings, though they can vote in committee meetings, when action is not f...

3 years ago on 06/08/2016 at 4:41 PM

Do you want to feel safer biking and walking in Park Ridge? Bikeability and Walkability will be on the agenda for the Committee of the Whole (COW) meeting at City Hall this coming Monday, June 13th, at 7 PM at Park Ridge City Hall. Iu2019ve been told that the ...

3 years ago on 04/07/2016 at 5:39 PM

For those people that would like to attend, our Public Works / Public Safety Committee of the Whole meeting will be held on Monday April 11th, 7:00 PM at City Hall nearby Park Ridge. While stop signs are not on the agenda per se, I will make sure that we have a discussion of the criteria for how the City approves stop signs, and why the City says no in other situations. There are...

3 years ago on 02/13/2016 at 4:18 PM

It seems that the proposal for some nursing home type of multi- level development is being considered by the Zoning Committee in Park Ridge. This would be located on the old Old's property on Greenwood between Busse and Northwest Hwys. So far, only restricter pipes are being considered to temporary hold back combined storm water that will...

3 years ago on 01/26/2016 at 8:40 AM

Night Flights over Park Ridge: Five new night departure flight paths — affecting nearly 87, 000 residents within five miles of O’Hare Airport — were given the green light Monday by a committee charged with updating O’Hare’s “Fly Quiet” night procedures. Portions of the city’s 41st and 38th Wards as well as sections of Park Ridge, River Grove, Elmwood Park, Schiller Park, Bensenville, Wood Dale, Itasca and Elk Grove Village would see jets overhead a...

3 years ago on 01/10/2016 at 11:24 AM

FYI: Tomorrow, Monday, Jan in Park Ridge. 11th at 7pm, in City Hall will be the Committee of the Whole meeting for Public Works and Safety. Burke will provide the final presentation for the Stormwater Utility(SWU) Feasibility Study.

3 years ago on 12/21/2015 at 12:45 PM

A new license that would allow Park Ridge hair and nail salons to legally serve alcoholic beverages or invite customers to bring in their own drinks has received tentative support from elected officials. The Park Ridge City Council on Dec. 14 agreed to move forward with a proposed salon license for "BYOB and complimentary service" of beer and wine. The proposed license is expected to return before the...

3 years ago on 12/07/2015 at 8:49 AM

Tutoring policy to be discussed at the Library Committee meeting on Tuesday December 8 within Park Ridge. Park Ridge Library Support United States Dec 7, 2015 — Supporters of tutors in the library, Please continue to show your support by attending the Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday Dec 8th on...

3 years ago on 09/11/2015 at 3:59 PM

It would be beneficial, especially for 3rd ward voters, to view the Tuesday, September 8th City Council meeting's video from the 1hr 30 minutes through 1 hour and 44 minutes mark in Park Ridge. It covers the discussion of the 3rd Ward Aldermanic Interview Committee selection process and appointment by the Act. Mayor. The main concern is the process of the selection and criteria for how a 3rd...

3 years ago on 09/11/2015 at 1:51 PM

THIRD WARD ALDERMAN INTERVIEW COMMITTEE CITY HALL - FINANCE CONFERENCE ROOM 505 BUTLER PLACE PARK RIDGE, IL 60068 TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2015 AT 7:00 P. M. I. Call to Order II. Roll Call III. Interviews A. 7:00 p. m. Richard Van Roeyen B. 8:00 p. m. Leonard Berg IV. Public Comment (5-minute limitation) V. Deliberation VI. Adjournment

3 years ago on 09/08/2015 at 7:22 PM

A man who ran for alderman last spring and a man who served on his opponent's campaign are both interested in being appointed to Park Ridge's vacant 3rd Ward seat. A committee of five Park Ridge residents are slated to interview Rick Van Roeyen, a high school teacher who ran for 3rd Ward alderman during the April election. The other candidate is Leonard Berg, wh...

3 years ago on 09/03/2015 at 10:14 AM

Just spoke to Cheryl Peterson, Deputy Clerk to whom 3rd ward residents were directed to contact, if one wanted to serve on the Interview Committee for 3rd Ward candidates close to Park Ridge. There are two potential Committee names at this time. It is up to Act. Mayor Maloney to decide who is on the Committee and how they will be notified. All candidates were to submit their papers before ...