Our huge petition drive and Change.org

After a very successful week of community outreach at the 2021 Will County Fair, we’ve expanded our Change.org petition into a paper version so signatures can be easily obtained in person at various locations and events. All signatures from both formats will ultimately be printed and combined. Presently we’re over… Read more →

Open Letter to Senator Durbin

Dear Senator Durbin: It is with the utmost urgency that I send this correspondence to you in reference to the potential Northpoint Development in Will County, Illinois. The impact that this project will have on communities in the path of this massive cement pad of warehouses, stacked containers (up to… Read more →

Personal Attacks on Stop NorthPoint Spokeswoman Backfire on Sender

For Immediate Release: Contact: John Kieken, 708-302-5332   Personal Attacks on Stop NorthPoint Spokeswoman Backfire on Sender Overwhelming community support swelled in favor of Erin Gallagher, only strengthening opposition to NorthPoint Development. Local and federal authorities are involved. Information concerning thousands of robo-texts offering personal cell phone number and residence… Read more →

JHN: Joliet restarts NorthPoint annexation process

A second lawsuit brought by the Stop NorthPoint group seeks to put a stop to the project altogether, arguing that truck traffic generated by the Compass Global Logistics Hub will create a regional nuisance. Stop NorthPoint spokeswoman Erin Gallagher called the decision to restart the approval process “a glorious win for Elwood and the entire movement.”… Read more →