The owner of Bettendorf Castle in Fox River Grove is asking the village for a special use permit that would allow him to give public tours of the McHenry County landmark. The Fox River Grove Zoning Board of Appeals will hear a petition from owner Michael Strohl at 7 p.m.

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  • Fox River Grove trustees to discuss Bettendorf Castle
    The Fox River ... of Bettendorf Castle a special-use permit, which would allow the owners to give booked tours and host private events on the property. The meeting is set to take place at 7 p.m. at Fo...
    07/2/2018 - 12:27 pm | View Link
  • Fox River Grove zoning board to consider permit for Bettendorf Castle tours
    The owner of Bettendorf Castle in Fox River Grove is asking the village for a special use permit that would allow him to give public tours of the McHenry County landmark. The Fox River Grove Zoning Bo...
    06/20/2018 - 1:35 am | View Link
  • Fox River Grove says no to Bettendorf owners
    The Fox River Grove zoning board of appeals Wednesday ... said village administrator Art Osten. Bettendorf Castle owners Michael and Judy Strohl had petitioned for a zoning text amendment asking that ...
    02/25/2011 - 1:04 pm | View Link
  • Bettendorf Castle plans stir controversy in Fox River Grove
    The owners of Bettendorf Castle in Fox River Grove want to turn it into a space for tours, weddings and other special events, but neighbors object to the plans. The village's zoning board of appeals . ...
    02/17/2011 - 8:45 am | View Link
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  • Bettendorf Castle
    Bettendorf Castle, Fox River Grove, IL. 789 likes. In 1931, Theodore “Teddy” Bettendorf immigrated to America from Luxembourg. Overlooking the town of...
    07/17/2018 - 10:21 pm | View Website
  • Bettendorf Castle, Fox River Grove, Illinois
    This extraordinary, one-of-a-kind Gothic Castle overlooking the town of Fox River Grove offers spectacular views, dozens of magnificent mature oak trees, unsurpassed landscapes & natural beauty of the land.
    07/17/2018 - 9:06 am | View Website
  • Committee of Whole recommends conditions for Bettendorf ...
    ... owner's petition for a special-use permit for house ... Fox River Grove Committee of the Whole recommended 12 ... - Bettendorf Castle - Zoning Board.
    07/17/2018 - 5:24 am | View Website
  • Building & Zoning / Village of Fox River Grove, Illinois
    Village of Fox River Grove Website. Building & Zoning protects the public health, safety and welfare of residents of Fox River Grove and the general public. This is accomplished through plan review, permits, and inspections that enforce the Village's building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, property maintenance and zoning regulations related ...
    07/17/2018 - 12:59 am | View Website
  • Fox River Grove zoning board split on allowing tours at ...
    The Fox River Grove Zoning Board of Appeals voted, 3-3, Wednesday night in their recommendation to grant the owners of Bettendorf Castle a special use permit for tours.
    06/21/2018 - 9:44 am | View Website
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