Archives for October 2014

SAVE-THE-DATES! 11.29.14 & 12.06.14

circle sbsThe Downtown Neighborhood Association LOVES our DBO’s – Downtown Business Owners! And this year, we want everyone to participate in Small Business Saturday, which takes place on Saturday, November 29, 2014 (in between Black Friday and Cyber Monday). Downtown businesses offer quality and selection that the big box stores can’t. Downtown restaurants offer the flavors and atmosphere that only an individual restaurant can offer. More info to come…

 

 

 

 

window_wonderlandThen on Saturday, December 6, 2014, noon-5pm, please join the DNA for Window Wonderland. This is a time-honored tradition in downtown Elgin. The decorated windows in Elgin’s central business district are always a crowd-pleaser, plus there will be Santa’s reindeer to pet, and even Santa himself will be available for a photo opp. This event all leads up to the City of Elgin’s official tree lighting at 5pm. More info to come…

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING REGARDING A PROPOSED DOWNTOWN ELGIN NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICT

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING
REGARDING A PROPOSED
DOWNTOWN ELGIN NATIONAL REGISTER HISTORIC DISTRICT

On Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 7:00 p.m., you are cordially invited to attend the Elgin Heritage Commission’s meeting to discuss the merits of a proposed National Register Elgin Downtown Commercial District Nomination that was submitted by the Design Committee of the Downtown Neighborhood Association (DNA) to the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.  This is a public meeting and not a public hearing. However, a public hearing is being held on Friday, October 24, 2014 in Springfield, IL.  More information on the October 7th and October 24th presentations, can be found on this link for the Historic District Public Meeting Notice Oct 2014, which also includes the proposed downtown commercial district map and the official public notice.