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All States Trucking Looking at Expansion Possibilities

All States Trucking is planning for possible future expansion by buying 4.5 acres adjacent to their current location in the Renaissance Business Park and asking Sturtevant for a building requirement waiver to complete the purchase. Representatives for the company appeared before the Sturtevant Economic Development/Redevelopment Committee Tuesday to ask for a waiver that would require All […]

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Sturtevant Approves $17,000 for South Shore Fire Equipment

Despite vehement opposition from two board members, Sturtevant trustees Tuesday approved paying the Village of Mount Pleasant $17,000 for 2015 South Shore Fire Department equipment purchases Sturtevant couldn’t afford at the time. At a Sturtevant Finance Committee meeting last month, committee members voted 2-1 to deny Mount Pleasant the payment. Committee chair Trustee John Johnson […]

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Trustees Tussle Over South Shore Fire Equipment Purchases

Sturtevant trustees Tuesday will address whether or not to pay Mount Pleasant $17,000 for 2016 South Shore Fire Department equipment purchases a Sturtevant committee late last month voted against. Trustees Chris Larsen and Chris Wright on Facebook are urging residents to attend Tuesday’s board meeting to voice their concern over the SSFD item on the agenda they […]

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Sturtevant Agenda: Q&A with County Exec, Money for School District Study

Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave will visit the Sturtevant Village Board meeting Tuesday for a question-and-answer session with trustees and residents. Delagrave will make a short presentation prior to the Q&A session. His appearance is scheduled on the agenda before the board takes up any resolutions and ordinances. Also on the agenda is the expected […]

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New Sturtevant Development District Could Include Cobble Court

Sturtevant board members will talk Tuesday about the status of land they’re eyeing for future development on Highway 11 that is believed to be in foreclosure. Cobble Court was originally planned as a mixed use, walkable community development with commercial and retail buildings fronting Durand Avenue and townhomes and single family homes rounding out the […]

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Sturtevant Residents, Business Owners Weigh In About Future Development

Residents Monday helped Sturtevant trustees compile a wish list of potential details they’d like to see included in future development along Highway 11. The village board and the Community Development Authority held the joint meeting as the first of what Village President Steve Jansen hopes will be several conversations with residents and village business owners. A […]

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New Highway 11 Development Meeting Monday

Sturtevant residents are invited to a public information meeting Monday to talk about future development districts in the village, including a focus on the Highway 11 corridor. The closure of Sturtevant’s successful tax incremental financing district next year means Sturtevant trustees are looking at establishing new districts to keep the development ball rolling. At a meeting in […]

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Sturtevant Exploring New Development Districts

With the closure of their successful tax incremental financing district coming next year, Sturtevant trustees are already looking at establishing new districts to keep the development ball rolling. Village Engineer Jeff Seitz Tuesday pointed to possibilities at which trustees are eager to look more closely: Along Highway H moving south about a half-mile from Durand […]

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Sturtevant TIF Closing, Property Tax Relief Expected

When Sturtevant’s tax incremental financing district closes next year, property owners throughout the village will feel the relief in 2017. There will be a presentation Tuesday about the steps involved with closing the current TIF district and where the village could establish another one to keep Sturtevant on a forward development trajectory. Primarily comprised of […]