Springfield, IL – A package of legislation sponsored by State Sen. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) to strengthen oversight of natural gas storage sites below ground, and strengthen notice requirements if a natural gas leak occurred below ground in a storage facility, passed a Senate Committee April… Read More
State Sen. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet) met with Aimee Poskin from Mahomet April 11 at the Statehouse. Poskin is with the Illinois Leadership Council for Agriculture and works for Farm Credit Illinois. She was in Springfield for Ag Day at the Capitol, discussing legislative issues related… Read More
Nineteen-year-old Heather Clarke of Mahomet was pronounced dead at the scene of a single-vehicle crash near 2175 CR 700 E in Hensley Township at 8:55 a.m. Monday. An autopsy is scheduled at the Champaign County Regional Autopsy Facility Monday afternoon. The crash is under investigation… Read More
The Village of Mahomet Pension Board voted 5-0 Friday morning to award former Mahomet Police Officer Jeremy Scharlow a disability pension. During a confrontation with Dracy Pendleton in the 500 block of South Vine Street on May 7, 2016, Scharlow was shot in the arm.… Read More
There are some situations in life when bystanders don’t know what to do. Witnessing child abuse is often one of them. But, in the middle of Child Abuse Awareness month, the Champaign County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) wants bystanders to know that there are… Read More
The Village of Mahomet Planning and Zoning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. on April 3 at the Village Administration Building.
Article by Emily Jankauski The Mahomet Daily and Mahomet Citizen share articles on a weekly basis. The Plan and Zoning Commission, which advises the village of Mahomet’s board of trustees, held a public hearing on Tuesday and discussed a resolution to establish a large-scale residential… Read More
Illinois primary elections are on March 20, 2018. Mahomet residents can cast their ballot at Lake of the Woods Road in the Lake of the Woods Pavillion on Tuesday, March 13 through Friday, March 16: 10:00am – 6:00pm, Saturday, March 17: 10:00am – 1:00pm, Sunday, March 18:… Read More
Article by Emily Jankauski, Mahomet Citizen The village of Mahomet’s board of trustees Tuesday approved a resolution to authorize a professional services agreement with Springfield-based engineering consultant Hanson Professional Services Inc. The cost of creating plans to construct an at-grade railroad crossing on South Mahomet Road… Read More
State Sen. Chapin Rose (left) met with Steve Stierwalt (right) from the Champaign County Soil and Water Conservation District and Sondra Baker (center) from Dewitt County Soil and Water Conservation District. Both were in Springfield Feb. 27 to meet with legislators.