Historic appeal embraced in local community

Black Local and National News

by Staff 20 Views

For a community that boasts new subdivisions that appeal to differing incomes and lifestyles, many in the Village of Plainfield would prefer to be known for their historic properties. This was the message delivered during Monday’s committee of the whole workshop as the Plainfield Historic Preservation Commission updated the Village Board on its recent work that goes just beyond looking at properties based on its heritage in the community. The Plainfield Historic Preservation Commission last month nominated a house at 14930 S. Illinois St. for landmark status. The commissions recommendation w...