GRNE Solar, on behalf of Kendall County, has filed an application with the United City of Yorkville, Kendall County, Illinois, requesting a special use permit approval to install and operate a solar farm with more than one freestanding solar energy system on approximately 7.4 acres of land consisting of roughly 6,400 solar modules. The real property, zoned in the O Office District, is located at the southeast corner of John Street and Beecher Road at the Kendall County Government Campus in Yorkville, Illinois.
The Planning and Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing on the proposed solar farm. The public hearing is was originally scheduled for Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7:00PMat the United City of Yorkville, City Hall, located at 800 Game Farm Road, Yorkville, Illinois 60560. The public hearing is still on the agenda for that meeting but will be moved to the November 14, 2018 Planning and Zoning Commission meeting at 7:00PM. All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and will be given opportunity to be heard. Any written comments should be addressed to the United City of Yorkville Community Development Department, City Hall, 800 Game Farm Road, Yorkville Illinois, and will be accepted up to five (5) days prior to the date of the public hearing.