Posts about "utility" in Park Ridge

13 days ago on 11/28/2018 at 11:33 PM

Would Comcast or ComEd be out at 11:30pm walking around your house to check for down lines by Park Ridge? We called Comcast about our down line and they said it would be about two weeks before they could come out, but walking around the house with a flashlight at 11:30pm seems strange. It was a white util...

1 month ago on 10/30/2018 at 1:27 PM

Does anyone know what utility is responsible for these boxes in Park Ridge. We have two on our parkway and they look abandoned, door left open, no locks on them anymore. I would love to have them removed if they are no longer using them.

1 year 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...

1 year ago on 02/28/2017 at 1:23 PM
1 year ago on 02/02/2017 at 11:18 AM

Anyone who lives in IL, and is sick of paying cable co nearby Park Ridge. for boxes, Citizens Utility Board petition for everyone to sign. FCC was almost there in helping us with ridiculous box fees now we need to petition the new FCC Chairman to do what's right. Please sig...

2 years ago on 04/09/2016 at 2:06 PM
2 years ago on 03/17/2016 at 10:10 AM

Last night the Public Works COW meeting was positive in moving towards a Stormwater Utility Fee(SUF) in Park Ridge. This will benefit the City as a whole. There were 5 of us there. A major thrust will be resident education. The recommendation will move to the City Council in April. No referendum. The City lawyer wa...

2 years ago on 02/07/2016 at 8:58 AM

Tomorrow night, Monday Feb 8th, at City Hall at 7pm there is an important COW Public Works and Safety meeting on the Storm water Utility Fee close to Park Ridge. Also, an Equivalent Residential Unit (ERU) spreadsheet used for billing of residential and nonresident properties is available on the Park Ridge City site. The current City plan to use any of the SWU ...

2 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 10/15/2015 at 9:42 AM

I attended the 10/12 COW Public Works and Public Safety meeting within Park Ridge. The Burke Stormwater Utility Fee (SUF) was presented and the Alternate Water Supply (AWS) was discussed. A couple residents attended, only two spoke on the SUF; none on the AWS. The Evanston Director ...

3 years ago on 10/11/2015 at 8:14 PM

Two important topics are being discussed at he Public Works COW meeting this Monday Oct in Park Ridge. 12th 7pm City Hall. They are a Burke Presentation/Report on the Storm Water Utility fee and the Alternate Water Supply from Evanston. Hope some can attend. It is your tax dollars.

3 years ago on 09/02/2015 at 12:26 PM

"Sewer fees, currently paid by property owners through water bills, will remain in place even if the city adopts a stormwater utility fee, said Public Works Director Wayne Zingsheim nearby Park Ridge. He explained that the sewer fee pays for things like maintenance and the cost of employees who do that work. The stormwater utility fee, he said, would fund large-scale projects. Preliminary estimates...

3 years ago on 08/31/2015 at 12:53 PM
3 years ago on 08/22/2015 at 1:21 PM

FYI: Monday, August 31st at 7 pm at City Hall, Burke Engineering will present a Stormwater Utility fee for Park Ridge taxpayers to fund city flood projects. At this time, no plan has been provided that identifies the city flood projects to be funded. Also, it seems that in order to receive any funding from state and federal funding Park Ridge needs to pre...