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 […]

Sturtevant Talking SC Johnson, Willow Road

Sturtevant trustees will meet in closed session Tuesday to discuss on-going negotiations with SC Johnson representatives about the Willow Road relocation project. Eminent domain action earlier this month, specifically, a relocation order, was tabled for two weeks so a new negotiation committee could continue meeting with SCJ reps to hammer out an agreement for 2.6 […]

No One Injured in Minor Train Derailment in Sturtevant

Crews from Union Pacific Railroad are on the scene of a minor train derailment near Willow Road and Durand Avenue. The incident happened around 1 p.m. Tuesday, and no one was injured, UP Rail spokesperson Mark Davis confirmed. “This was a local train serving customers in the area,” he said. “Two wheels on the locomotive and […]

Willow Road Relocation Moving Forward

The relocation of Willow Road in preparation for the county’s Highway 11 project is moving forward. Sturtevant trustees Tuesday are expected to approve two resolutions that authorize the relocation and hire an appraiser so the village can acquire the necessary land and/or easements. The Willow Road relocation – most of which will be paid by the […]

Highway 11 Construction on the Horizon

Residents are invited to a public information meeting to learn about planned improvements to a stretch of Highway 11. Traveling through Sturtevant and Mount Pleasant will get a lot more interesting once crews start working to widen Durand Avenue. The project is not slated to begin for another couple of years – 2017 was the earliest […]