Plainfield proposed 79 single-family housing development stalled

While they believe progress has been made, the Plainfield Village Board is not ready to green light plans to develop homes on 31 acres of farmland at the northeast corner of Heggs Road and 127th Street. During Monday's committee of ...

Plainfield South 2020 Hall of Fame induction

Plainfield South High School will honor two individuals and one team at its second Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday, January 31, 2020 in the main gymnasium, 7800 W. Caton Farm Road.

2019 PHS-CC PTSO Needy Family Drive Thank You

In 2019, the Plainfield community continued to support the PHS-CC Needy Family Drive and we feel incredibly blessed. This was our 27th year and our goal consistently remains to make the holiday season a little merrier for families of Plainfield ...

Emergency sewer repairs

Just like residents who have emergency repairs to their homes, the Village of Plainfield is also not immune to unexpected expenses.

Plainfield appoints new trustee

There is a new trustee in town. The Plainfield Village Board Monday appointed Patricia Kalkanis to the vacant trustee position with the term expiring on April 30, 2021. Kalkanis will take over for Larry Newton, who resigned last month.

Troy Speech Team members receive Judges' Choice Awards

Twelve members of the Troy Middle School Speech Team and one of the William B. Orenic Intermediate School Speech Team received Judges' Choice Awards in individual or group categories at the IESA State Speech Contest recently held at Minooka Junior ...

Plainfield District 202 approves $201.7 million 2019 property tax levy

Plainfield – District 202 will ask the Will and Kendall County clerks for $201,675,896 in local property taxes (including bond and interest) through the district’s 2019 levy – about $4,384,570 or 2.2 percent more than last year’s levy. The District ...

Plainfield amends cannabis ordinance

Just like other communities across the state, the Village of Plainfield is changing its ordinances on possession of cannabis and drug paraphernalia. The Plainfield Village Board Monday amended the ordinances in preparation for the legalization of recreational marijuana use across ...

Drive merry, bright and sober

With holiday festivities rapidly approaching, the Plainfield Police participating in a national enforcement campaign to crack down on impaired and unbuckled drivers from December 16th through January 2nd.

Plainfield actress makes professional theater debut in holiday musical

Sydney Swanson, a recent graduate of Plainfield North High School, is currently appearing in a new holiday musical, Eleanor's Very Merry Christmas Wish. In the musical, she plays one of the main characters Noelle, who has just moved to Chicago ...

Plainfield recognized for participation in LED Streetlight program

ComEd recently presented Mayor Collins and the Village of Plainfield with a check for over $74,000. The money received is part of the ComEd rebate program and will be used to offset the cost of converting to LED lighting.

One-stop site for beauty in Plainfield

An upcoming business in the Village of Plainfield truly will be a place where a person can go for beauty treatments from head to toe. The Plainfield Board approved the special use for a barber shop, hair salon, estheticians, massage ...

No increase on tax levy in Plainfield

The Plainfield Village Board is taking measures to ensure residents will not see an increase on their property taxes in 2020. The board Monday reviewed the proposed 2019 tax levy calculations that maintain the 2018 overall levy rate of .4669. ...

D. 202 slates public hearing on proposed $201.7 million 2019 property tax levy

Plainfield – District 202 plans to ask the Will and Kendall County clerks for $201,675,896 in local property taxes (including bond and interest) through the district's 2019 levy – about $4,384,570 or 2.2 percent more than last year's levy. District ...

Local community spreads holiday cheer

The Village of Plainfield doesn't just believe in wishing everyone a happy holiday season. As it has done in the past, officials also want to show the spirit of the season to children who are not expecting many presents under ...