Needs of the Community

Readers of this blog, and to the community in Carpentersville … what are the needs of the community?  What is it that Trustees are supposed to do? There are so many answers for that – unique to each resident, and as wide and diverse as the members of our community.  There are so many things […]

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The Trustees should be Ashamed …

As we reported earlier, on March 14th, 2015, during a break of the audit and finance commission meeting, Village Manager Rooney had an altercation with Humberto Garcia, a commission member and trustee candidate.  Mr. Garcia, in his remarks to the Trustees on March 17th, described what happened as an abuse and assault.  We received information […]

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Board Meetings

Does anyone else ever notice that Board Meetings are always the same.  We listen to them praise each other, berate those that having differing opinions and finally speak about things which they really don’t understand … Case in point: Trustee Rehberg spoke about a QuadCom initiative to that will reduce the “response” time by up to […]

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Hypocrisy & Fortitude

Speaking of Conflicts of Interest and Glass Houses… Apparently Mr. Humpfer doesn’t really believe in what he says. We learned yesterday through multiple sources that Mr. Humpfer applied for the Accountant Position sometime after May 2013 while Cathy Haley was still the finance director, AND, in September of 2004 (interestingly on Mr. Humpfer’s LinkedIn Profile he […]

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