Mickey Straub
Mayor
Karen J. Thomas
Village Clerk
Steven S. Stricker
Village Administrator
 

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Steven S. Stricker
Village Administrator
(630) 654-8181 Ext. 2000
Email: sstricker@burr-ridge.gov



   
Barbara Popp
Executive Secretary
(630) 654-8181 Ext. 2020
Email: bpopp@burr-ridge.gov
Karen Thomas
Principal Office Clerk/Village Clerk
(630) 654-8181 Ext. 2030
Email: kthomas@burr-ridge.gov
   

Kellie Feehan
Part-time Receptionist
(630) 654-8181 Ext. 2040
Email: kfeehan@burr-ridge.gov

Victoria Marek
Part-time Receptionist
(630) 654-8181 Ext. 2070
Email: vmarek@burr-ridge.gov
Janet Kowal
Communications and Public Relations Coordinator
(630) 654-8181 Ext. 2120
Email: jkowal@burr-ridge.gov
 

The Village Administrator is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Village and reports to the Mayor and Board of Trustees on the management and operation of all affairs and departments of the Village.

The Communications and Public Relations Coordinator prepares the Burr Ridge Briefs and Burr Ridge Business Briefs newsletters, oversees the content and organization of the Village web site, maintains the local cable access Bulletin Board (Channel 6 & Channel 99) as well as other communications to the general public; acts as staff liaison to the Downtown Burr Ridge Events Planning Committee.

The Executive Secretary serves as secretary to the Village President, Village Administrator and other administrative staff; acts as the Village health and liability insurance claims coordinator; acts as the staff liaison to the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners.

The Principal Office Clerk maintains the Village's records, responds to requests made under the Freedom of Information Act, processes special assessments, liquor license applications, and water and sewer recaptures.

The Receptionist greets visitors at the front counter, answers the telephone, processes service requests and the daily mail.

TO:                   Mayor, Trustees, Village Attorneys and Village Clerk

FROM:              Village Administrator Steve Stricker and Staff

DATE:              April 24, 2015

SUBJECT:        Administration Weekly Memo


Final Election Results

Village Clerk Karen Thomas has verified the final counts for the April 7 election and they are as follows:

Al Paveza – 937
Paula Murphy – 989
Tony Schiappa – 907
Mary Praxmarer – 873
Bob Grela – 835
Jimmy Haimann – 214
Jim Broline – 174

The newly elected Trustees will be sworn in just prior to the Board meeting on May 11, 2015.

Veterans Memorial Committee Meeting – Wednesday, April 29, 4:00 p.m.

The next Veterans Memorial Committee meeting is scheduled on Wednesday, April 29, at 4:00 p.m.

Plan Commission Meeting – Monday, May 4, 7:30 p.m.

The next Plan Commission meeting is scheduled on Monday, May 4, at 7:30 p.m.

DMMC New and Experienced Elected Officials Workshop – Saturday, May 9

Please be reminded of DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference’s workshop for New and Experienced Elected Officials and a Legislative Update on Saturday, May 9, from 8:00-11:00 a.m. Board members interested in attending should please contact Executive Secretary Barbara Popp and she will register you.

Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony – Monday, May 11, 6:30 p.m.

This year’s Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony is scheduled on Monday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m., at the Village Hall, prior to the Board Meeting. Village Arborist Gary Gatlin will be assisted by the Cub Scouts and the Garden Club for this annual tree planting.

Stormwater Committee Meeting – Tuesday, May 12, 7:00 p.m.

The next Stormwater Committee meeting is scheduled on Tuesday, May 12, at 7:00 p.m. at the Public Works facility.
BFPC Meeting – Wednesday, May 13, 7:00 p.m.

The next Board of Fire and Police Commissioners meeting is scheduled on Wednesday, May 13, at 7:00 p.m.

Pathway Commission Meeting – Thursday, May 14, 7:00 p.m.

The next Pathway Commission meeting is scheduled on Thursday, May 14 at 7:00 p.m.

Sprinkling Restrictions Begin – Thursday, May 15

Please be reminded that the annual Sprinkling Restrictions will go into effect on Thursday, May 15.

Armed Forces Day Celebration – Saturday, May 16

Please mark your calendar for the annual Armed Forces Day Celebration hosted by the Burr Ridge Veterans Memorial Committee. The event is scheduled on Saturday, May 16. Details will be provided as they become finalized.

Plan Commission Meeting – Monday, May 18, 7:30 p.m.

The 2nd May meeting of the Plan Commission is scheduled on Monday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m.

Economic Development Committee Meeting – Tuesday, May 19, 7:00 p.m.

The next Economic Development Committee meeting is scheduled on Tuesday, May 19, at 7:00 p.m.

Village Hall Closed for Memorial Day Holiday – Monday, May 26

Please be aware that the Village Hall will be closed on Monday, May 25, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

2nd May Board Meeting – Tuesday, May 26, 7:00 p.m.

Please be aware that, due to the Memorial Day holiday on May 25, the 2nd Village Board meeting in May is moved to Tuesday, May 26, at 7:00 p.m.

Veterans Memorial Committee Meeting – Wednesday, May 27, 4:00 p.m.

The May meeting of the Veterans Memorial Committee is scheduled on Wednesday, May 27, at 4:00 p.m.

Realtors Luncheon – Friday, May 29, 11:30 a.m.

The Economic Development Committee will be hosting a luncheon for local Real Estate Agents on Friday, May 29, beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Marriott Hotel.

DMMC Annual Dinner and Recognition Ceremony – Friday, May 29

The DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference Annual Dinner and Recognition Ceremony is scheduled on Friday, May 29, at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville, in Lisle. Board members and their guests interested in attending should please notify Executive Secretary Barbara Popp by May 19 and she will register you.

Recognition Dinner – Friday, June 19, 6:30 p.m.

The 2015 Recognition Dinner is scheduled for Friday, June 19, at the Marriott Hotel beginning at 6:30 p.m. Details and an “official” invitation will be provided in the near future; please save this date on your calendar.

ComEd’s Delivery Service Charge to Decrease

Available for review at the Village Hall is a letter from Michael Guerra, Vice President of External Affairs and Large Customer Solutions for Commonwealth Edison, indicating that ComEd’s delivery service charge will decrease by about $1.00 on the average monthly residential bill starting in January 2016, due to lower than anticipated costs of implementing their Smart Grid Program. It is anticipated that Smart meters will begin to be installed in Burr Ridge sometime in 2016.

March Building Report

Available for review at the Village Hall is the Building Report for the month of March, prepared by Building & Zoning Assistant Julie Tejkowski. The report shows the following building permits issued during the month:

  • 0 New Single Family Residential
  • 4 Residential Additions/Alterations in the amount of $255,975
  • 1 New Non-Residential in the amount of $6,542,562
  • 3 Non-Residential Additions/Alterations in the amount of $1,074,284

 

A year-to-date grand total of 27 permits were issued for a year-to-date construction value of $13,117,065.

Please note that there is a new chart included in the Building Report that shows percentages of ALL permits issued by type in March 2015, not just the major projects noted above.

DMMC Legislative Update

Available for review at the Village Hall is the April 20 edition of the DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference Legislative Update.

Comcast Programming and Pricing Changes

Available for review at the Village Hall is a letter from Anthony Signorella, Government Affairs Manager for Comcast, highlighting changes to programming that will go into effect May 13, 2015.

 

January 9, 2015

January 16, 2015

January 23, 2015

January 30, 2015

February 6, 2015

February 13, 2015

February 20, 2015

February 27, 2015

March 6, 2015

March 13, 2015

March 20, 2015

March 27, 2015

April 3, 2015

April 10, 2015

April 17, 2015

April 24, 2015

 

2014

Jan. 3 - N/A
Nov.28 - Thanksgiving
Dec. 26

 

 

2013

Nov. 29 - closed
Dec. 27
 

 

2012

Nov. 16
Nov. 23
Dec. 7
Dec. 14
Dec. 21
Dec. 28

 

2011

Sep. 30

 

For other copies of the Village Administrator's Update please email bpopp@burr-ridge.gov.

Municipal Code

The Municipal Code of Burr Ridge is a codification of the Village Ordinances. Ordinances may be passed, modified or repealed on an ongoing basis. The individual chapter listings below are typically updated on a monthly basis. The entire municipal code book file is typically updated twice annually.

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