Remember McGrath filing false documents?

By:  Diane Benjamin See this Edgar County Watchdogs story for background: Click on any images below to enlarge. Short recap: A homeowner in Stanford signed a temporary easement for drainage work on his property in 2010.  In 2015 the Village of Stanford attorney, McGrath, filed a document changing the status from temporary to permanent […]

Did Village of Stanford’s Attorney file fraudulent Easement documents?

BY JMKRAFT ON SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 • ( 1 COMMENT ) STANFORD, IL. (ECWd) – This is a story of a Village, or maybe an attorney, who appears to have tried to take the easy way out of a problem by allegedly filing false paperwork with the McLean County Recorder’s Office. Thanks to local Bloomington, IL.  investigative journalist Diane Benjamin, of […]

More on Stanford’s actions-ILLEGAL

By:  Diane Benjamin See this previous story: The presentation by Brad Hinch for demolition of the property at 310 N Kathleen Street took place at the meeting held on 6/16/16.  The vote to hire Hinch took place later in the same meeting: That vote was illegal! According to the Illinois Open Meetings Act, […]