In December 2011, Leach transferred his interest in the contract, for $1.65 million, to Jerry Schram, whose Endeavor Promotions owns several speedways in the Pacific Northwest.
COTTAGE GROVE - The city is standing by its order that the Cottage Grove Speedway remain closed until it makes substantial progress on mandated fire safety, environmental, drainage and roadway upgrades.
He went to both speedways since 1928 and could remember actual races.
"The Brandon circuit was the biggest, drawing crowds up to 10,000, but it was always a struggle against the larger London speedways and petered out by 1934, continuing with pirate [unlicensed] and midgetcar racing until the war.
(RBRC), Atlanta, has introduced a new modular exhibit and display that it is featuring at various speedways throughout the summer and fall.
The organization has exhibited at Chicagoland Speedway in July and will exhibit Oct.
After that hour, speedways and other similar businesses must not exceed 50 decibels, as measured at a nearby home or a public street at least 50 feet away, under the county's noise ordinance.
COTTAGE GROVE - The prospect of engines revving at Cottage Grove Speedway sends hearts racing.
"Speedways investigation into the cause of the leak is ongoing," Marathon spokesman Chuck Rice said in an emailed statement.
The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency is asking the state attorney generals office to order Speedway LLC to investigate the cause of a petroleum gas leak at its station on South Cass Avenue in Westmont, control any additional gasoline at the site and continue air monitoring along a nearby sewer line.
Lake Barrington Village President Kevin Richardson made a ceremonial first purchase at a new Speedway gasoline station and cafe that officials expected to provide at least $100,000 in annual sales tax revenue.
Village officials, Speedway representatives and others gathered to mark the businesss debut Thursday at Kelsey Road and Northwest Highway.