Spring has arrived! The birds are chirping, the sun is shining and the Beecher 2040 Comprehensive Plan is becoming a reality! Link to the Draft Comprehensive Plan coming soon! Upcoming Meetings: The Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC) (Steering Committee for the Beecher 2040 Comprehensive Planning process) will meet on April 18th, 2019 at 7:00pm at … Continue reading Nearing the Finish Line! | Timeline Update
As the winter seems just to be beginning, the Beecher 2040 Comprehensive Planning process is closing one chapter and beginning the next! Outreach: The final outreach event, the Latinx Meet/Encuentro Latinx, will took place on January 26th, 2019. Take a look at the summary! Plan Updates: The Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC), serving as the Steering … Continue reading Are We There Yet? | Timeline Update!
Esperamos que Ud. puede reunir con nosotros para compartir sus ideas para el futuro de Beecher para informar el Plan Integral! // We hope you are able to meet with us to share your ideas about the future of Beecher to inform the Comprehensive Plan!
On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018, about 30 Beecher Jr. High students took a break from their normal activities to talk about the future of their community in focus groups. The two 30-minute sessions went by fast, but the brilliant minds of District 200U didn't let that stop them from sharing a whole lot of ideas! … Continue reading Beecher Jr. High Students Envision Beecher in 2040!
The Village of Beecher hosted a community-wide forum on November 28th, 2018 to discuss generational differences, and specifically how to engage millennials in both the Beecher 2040 effort and in community life. The keynote speaker was Phil Gwoke of Bridgeworks, who shared some excellent thoughts on how to relate to people from any generation, and … Continue reading From Handshake to #Hashtag
We've hit another milestone! The Beecher 2040 Existing Conditions Report provides a summary of trends and current conditions in the Beecher community in the following areas: Demographics + Housing Land Use + Zoning Commercial + Industrial Transportation + Infrastructure Community Facilities, Programs, and Services Natural Resources + Open Space Click here to see the full … Continue reading NEW! Existing Conditions Report
The Beecher Comprehensive Plan Survey results are tallied! Thank you to everyone who shared opinions and ideas about topics ranging from your favorite things about Beecher to the Illiana Expressway to skate parks! Check out the top responses and common themes here! Coming up: From Handshake to #Hashtag: Connecting the Community Join the Village of … Continue reading Survey Results Are In!