Posted by kankakeegazette.com staff⋅9:07 a.m. Jan 16, 2012.
Last week, Eric Sadler, Kankakee County Zoning and Development Coordinator, was asked by Kraftdale homeowner Randy Knickerbocker to review a permit request approved by the City of Kankakee Planning Board.
If approved by the Kankakee City Council, this permit will allow the building and operation of a crematorium across the street from Kraftdale, a residential subdivision nearly 50 years old, in an unincorporated area of Kankakee County. To Mr. and Mrs. Knickerbocker, that seemed to be a violation of Kankakee County’s zoning law for their neighborhood.
But Mr. Sadler said, “There’s nothing I can do for you.” continue reading »