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Former DeKalb Alderman Marquardt Charged

Former DeKalb Alderman, Michael Marquardt, is officially facing criminal charges for forgery and theft from his former employer, Kishwaukee Country Club. As first reported by...

DeKalb TIF Standoff Over – For Now

A showdown between the DeKalb City Council and a coalition of citizens, taxing bodies and the DeKalb County State's Attorney's Office seems to have...
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Packed Agenda for DeKalb City Council Special Mtg Tuesday

There is a lot on the agenda for Tuesday's special meeting of the DeKalb City Council, including approval of the new City Manager, adoption...

Community Alert: Package Theft

Over the past couple weeks the DeKalb Police Department has investigated several theft reports regarding packages that were stolen from the front of homes....

Amato Announces County TIF Meeting Monday

To all, Over the past few weeks you have all been copied on the correspondence between my office and the City of DeKalb.1 The reason that...

Nicklas New DeKalb City Manager – Pending Contract Approval

On Tuesday, December 18, 2018, the City Council will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers. The meeting agenda will include...

DeKalb’s TIF Irregularities Expose Problem

DeKalb County State's Attorney, Rick Amato, has written another letter to DeKalb Mayor Jerry Smith expressing concerns about the way the City Council is...

Michael Marquardt Leaves Country Club

Michael 'Mike' Marquardt not only resigned from the DeKalb City Council but is no longer employed at the Kishwaukee Country Club. Mr. Marquardt was...

DeKalb Alderman Marquardt Resigns

On December 6, 2018, Mayor Jerry Smith accepted the resignation of Michael Marquardt, Alderman for the Third Ward of the City of DeKalb. The resignation...

DeKalb Alderman Jacobson Won’t Seek Re-election

DeKalb 1st Ward Alderman, David Jacobson, recently posted the following statement: "I will not be filing a petition to retain my seat as the First...

DeKalb and Dolton Similarities

Dear DeKalb City Council and Finance Advisory Committee, Below is a very interesting article worth the time to read (I referenced Dolton at the last...
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DeKalb City Council to Discuss 2019 Budget Tuesday

There will be a Special Joint Meeting of the DeKalb City Council and Finance Advisory Committee on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. They...