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Tag: Dan Draper City Attorney Lake Geneva
Although the words in this headline come from the lyrics of the song: “You make me feel like a natural woman,” by Aretha Franklin, the meaning is clear and the situation that poignant, as Lake Geneva teeters on the edge of a cloying pool of lurking developers waiting just below. The next words in her song are: “and you came along to claim it,” meaning the claiming of that soul.Read More
Lake Geneva city attorney Dan Draper stated those words most forcefully at the combined Lake Geneva City Council and Plan Commission meeting, chaired by Mayor Tom Hartz, dealing with the three concepts submitted for changing the comprehensive plan with respect to the Hillmoor property. The crowd of 56 citizens allowed to view the proceedings (as the meeting was deliberately held in the second story of the city municipal building where there is no audio or video feed) erupted into open derision and laughter.Read More
The delaying of the comprehensive plan vote until next year is not about doing things the right way, but an old fashioned political attempt to assure the outcome of the eight-member council vote by deferring it to a more favorable time.Read More
On the 16th of October, the city council of Lake Geneva determined that at 6:30 p.m. that night it will have a “Hillmoor Public Open House to Review Hillmoor Concept” meeting in the Badger High School Cafeteria.Read More