Northfield Village Caucus focusing on Village Trustee and Library Board elections in April 2015

The Northfield Village Caucus has launched its activities focusing on the village trustee and library board elections in April 2015.

Interested parties are invited to apply or ask questions.  Application submission closes on August 16, 2014.

Interviewing of applicants will be held August 25th, 26th and 27th concluding with its slate vote on the 27th.

Click on the following links for more information.

Invitation Letter

Village Position Description

Application

 

 

 

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February Caucus Meeting

Our first meeting of 2014 will take place on, Wednesday, February 12th, at 7:00 pm in the Public Meeting Room, 360 Happ Road.  The Public Meeting Room entrance is directly across the street from the Village Hall.

The Agenda and October Minutes  are available here.

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October Caucus Meeting

The next regularly scheduled Caucus Meeting is Tuesday, October 1 at 7:00 pm at Clarkson Park.  The Agenda and July Minutes are available here.

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July Caucus Meeting

The next meeting of the Caucus will take place at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, July 30 at the Clarkson Park building.  Our guest will be Rebecca Wolf, the new Library Director for Winnetka-Northfield.  The Agenda for the meeting is available here.  The Minutes of the April meeting are available here.

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Winnetka Caucus Council Spring Town Meeting

The WInnetka Caucus Council will be holding their Spring Town Meeting on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 7:30p in the Skokie School Auditorium.

Although we are not residents of Winnetka, some of our residents are a part of the Winnetka Park District and all of us are impacted by the decisions made for the Library.

Hope that you can make the meeting.  Our voices are important on these two fronts.

Here is the agenda:

  • Presentations from Village President and President of Schools, Parks and Library Boards
  • Update on Caucus Caucus Platform implementation
  • Vote on proposed amendments to Caucus Policies and Procedures
  • Recognition of retiring board members.

Please bring photo ID as proof of residency.

Visit their website for more information:  www.WinnetkaCaucus.org

How about Inviting your friends and neighbors to join you?

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April Caucus Meeting Announcement

The next meeting of the Northfield Caucus will take place on Tuesday, April 23 at 7:00 pm.  In keeping with our tradition of familiarizing ourselves with the agencies that serve our community we will be touring the Youth Services of Glenview at 3080 W. Lake Avenue, Glenview. Click here for the Agenda and here for the January 2013 Minutes

 

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January 29, 2013 Caucus Meeting

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Northfield Caucus will take place at the community room of the Northfield Park District on Tuesday, January 29 at 7:00 pm.  The Agenda is available here.

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Northfield Caucus Biannual Meeting October 11, 2012

The Northfield Caucus will hold its Biannual Town Meeting on October 11, 2012 at 7:30 pm in the Village Hall Council Chambers, 361 Happ Road in Northfield.  To read the press release click here.

The October 11, 2012 Agenda and the July 2012 Minutes are available for download here.  Please bring your own copies to the meeting.

 

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Village President, Village Trustee and Winnetka-Northfield Library Board Elections – April 2013

Caucus Application Deadline – August 20, 2012
All Village residents are invited to increase their community involvement and service to the Village as a member of the Winnetka-Northfield Library Board, the Northfield Village Board of Trustees or as President of the Northfield Village Board of Trustees.

The Northfield Caucus is receiving applications for Caucus interviews for these positions until close of August 20, 2012.

Northfield Caucus interviews with interested candidates will be held between August 27 and August 29, 2012. The complete information and application package is available by clicking HERE.

If you have any questions, please contact Al Chircop (archco@comcast.net), Jim Appel (jwappel@sbcglobal.net) or a member of the Northfield Caucus whom you know or covers your precinct. All members of the Northfield Caucus are listed on this web-site.

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July Caucus Meeting

The next Caucus Meeting is Wednesday, July 18th at 7:00 pm at Clarkson Park.

The April 2012 Minutes with Exhibits and the July 2012 Agenda are available here. Please print your own copy for the meeting.

 

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April Caucus Meeting

The next Caucus meeting is Wednesday, April 18th at 7:00 pm at Clarkson Park.

The  April 2012 Agenda and the January 2012 Minutes for approval are available here. Please bring your own copy.

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NORTHFIELD VILLAGE SURVEY

THE DATE TO RESPOND TO THE SURVEY HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 27th.

Before you log on below to take the survey you will need the unique log in code that was mailed to you via a bright green postcard last week.  If you no longer have the card and need assistance with your access code, please contact us in one of three ways:

  1. Call Jane Goldenberg 847-441-0150
  2. Call Frank Charhut 847-846-6389
  3. Send us an email with your street address to:  northfieldsurvey@gmail.com

To complete your survey click here

The Northfield Caucus is surveying community opinion on a variety of important subjects to help the Village Trustees make more informed decisions.  The survey is intended for Northfield residents 18 years or older. Thank you for making your opinion heard. Your completion of this survey directly benefits our thriving community.


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Welcome to our website

Welcome to the new and improved Northfield Village Caucus website. Please continue to look for information about the Caucus and other items of interest around Northfield.

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January 18th Caucus Meeting

The next Caucus meeting is Wednesday, January 18th at 7:00 pm in the Community Room at 360 Happ Road. There will be a Communications Committee meeting at 6:15 pm in the same location. If you are on that committee or would like to help get the word out on the Survey plan to attend. Dave Detlefsen is the Chair of the Communications Committee.

The January 2012 Agenda and the October 2011 Minutes are available here. Please bring your own copy.

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Old Willow Road Closure/Sewer Construction Project

Sewer Construction Project Rescheduled to Start Sept. 19
with Old Willow Road Closed at Willow Road

The revised construction schedule from Kenny Construction Company contracted by the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRDGC) for work on a new manhole structure on Old Willow Road, just north of Willow Road, now states that Old Willow Road will be closed to all traffic at Willow Road and that the project is scheduled to begin Monday, Sept. 19 and go through November 15. A revised letter has been sent to residents and businesses in the area. The project will have no impact or restriction to water or sewer usage during construction.

Local traffic will be allowed in both directions on Old Willow Road from Wagner Road, then east on Old Willow to Happ Road and south to the entrances of both the Shell Gas Station and the Walgreens Store. All traffic will be detoured away from Old Willow at Willow Road. “Click here” to see a revised map of the traffic flow. There will be traffic control signs in place to direct traffic and traffic signals at the intersection of Old Willow and Willow Roads will be reprogrammed to facilitate the detour traffic flow. Regular hours of work will be between 7 AM-7 PM Monday-Friday. Saturday work from 8 AM to 5 PM may be required on occasion.

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