Acreage/Loxahatchee

ITID Plans To Add Cut-Through Prevention Along Persimmon

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Plans To Add Cut-Through Prevention Along Persimmon

Indian Trail Improvement District supervisors approved a study of Persimmon Blvd. last week to reduce cut-through traffic on secondary roads in nearby neighborhoods. The board also discussed features that could be added to ITID’s traffic-calming plan. At the board’s Jan. 27 meeting, Joe Capra of Captec Engineering reviewed some of the traffic-calming options he had more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

Lox Groves Council Orders Cost Estimate For Paving Town Roads

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Lox Groves Council Orders Cost Estimate For Paving Town Roads

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council decided Tuesday to stop a repainting project on speed bumps that is underway until the town can get control of degraded roads it inherited recently from the Loxahatchee Groves Water Control District. The council also authorized a study to see what the cost would be to pave all town roads. The discussion came up when Town Manager Bill more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

Animal Care & Control Director Speaks At Lox Council Meeting

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Animal Care & Control Director Speaks At Lox Council Meeting

Palm Beach County Animal Care & Control Director Dianne Sauve answered questions about animal safety at the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council meeting Tuesday, responding to recent arrests in the town over illegal slaughterhouses. Sauve thanked Vice Mayor Ron Jarriel and other council members for inviting her to the meeting. She said the arrests and confiscation of more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

Lox Groves Schoolhouse Reunion At Fair

By at February 5, 2016 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Lox Groves Schoolhouse Reunion At Fair

Former students of the Loxahatchee Groves Schoolhouse got together Tuesday, Jan. 26 for a reunion. The event was held at Yesteryear Village at the South Florida Fairgrounds, the current home of the Loxahatchee Groves Schoolhouse. Originally located on Tangerine Drive, the building was in operation as a school from the 1930s to the 1960s. For information about future more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured

ITID Engineer: Improved Drainage With RPB Agreement

By at January 29, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Engineer: Improved Drainage With RPB Agreement

At the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors meeting on Wednesday, ITID Engineer Jay Foy reported on a potential for thousands of dollars in pumping cost savings to the district due to a partnership with the Village of Royal Palm Beach. “It seems appropriate on a rainy day that I talk about how we operate our system in the M-1 Basin,” Foy said. more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

Owners Invite Area Residents To Visit Contemporary Living

By at January 29, 2016 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Owners Invite Area Residents To Visit Contemporary Living

Acreage residents Cynthia and Robert Heathcoe invite residents of the western communities to visit their Contemporary Living store, which opened in March 2014 in Downtown at the Gardens. Contemporary Living is filled with mid-priced, high-styled furniture. The emphasis is on clean lines, customization and personalized design. The husband-and-wife duo work together to more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Business

Indian Trail Has High Hopes For Success After Tallahassee Trip

By at January 22, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Indian Trail Has High Hopes For Success After Tallahassee Trip

Indian Trail Improvement District officials returned from Palm Beach County Days in Tallahassee last week after completing a full schedule of meetings with state officials to bring attention to their needs. “It was really good this year,” ITID Manager Jim Shallman told the Town-Crier on Tuesday, a week after he and the others returned from the Jan. 12-13 visit to more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

ITID Reports Good Results So Far On Dust Reduction Test

By at January 22, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Reports Good Results So Far On Dust Reduction Test

The Indian Trail Improvement District is halfway through a six-month test of a dust-reducing solution for roads. The same solution is also being considered by the Town of Loxahatchee Groves and the Loxahatchee Groves Water Control District, and was recently presented to the Village of Wellington’s Equestrian Preserve Committee. ITID is considering a six-month more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

Lox Groves B Road Improvement Plans Are Ahead of Schedule

By at January 22, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Lox Groves B Road Improvement Plans Are Ahead of Schedule

The B Road paving project in Loxahatchee Groves is ahead of schedule despite delays in the completion of survey maps from the Loxahatchee Groves Water Control District. Randy Wertepny, with the town’s engineering firm Keshavarz & Associates, told the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council on Tuesday that they’ve made significant progress in the scheduling. “We more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

Groves Council Approves LGWCD Road Transfer

By at January 22, 2016 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Groves Council Approves LGWCD Road Transfer

Loxahatchee Groves Town Council members voted to finalize the transfer of district roads from the Loxahatchee Groves Water Control District on Tuesday, with discussion centering on Collecting Canal Road. The council approved two resolutions, one only addressing Collecting Canal Road. Mayor Dave Browning said that he was concerned about accepting roads that have not more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News