The May Finance Committee Meeting has been changed to Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Village Hall, 605 W. Commercial due to a conflict in the Treasurer’s schedule. The public is always welcome to attend the Finance Meeting and the Regular Board meeting.
The Village Hall Office will be closed on Friday, April 27th, 2018. Our Clerk Georgia Schaver and Deputy Clerk Alicia Wetzell will be out of town attending a seminar. The office will reopen on Monday, April 30th at 8:00am. If you have any police concerns please call the Police line 815-778-4811. For any water emergencies please call the Public Works building 815-778-4454 or Superintendent John Wright 815-590-2098.
Ordinance Amending Title 8, Chapter 8.20, by the amendment of section 8.20.040 to provide for a surcharge for extra bags or garbage cans, and by addition of a new section 8.20.050 to regulate the disposal of bulky waste was approved at the Regular Board meeting on April 10th, 2018.
Residents are allowed 2 garbage cans and 2 bags or 3 garbage cans. Any additional bags or garbage cans are subject to a surcharge and must be paid at Village Hall prior to pickup in order to get a tag. Also bulky waste items are subject to a surcharge which must also paid in advance at Village Hall prior to pickup in order to get a tag. Copies of the ordinance are available at Village Hall during normal business hours which are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm.
Flushing Fire Hydrants on Tuesday, April 17th and Wednesday, April 18th.
The Non-highway (golf carts and side by sides) inspections will be held at the Village Public Works building, 404 W. Commercial from 8:00am to NOON on Saturday, April 14th, Saturday, April 21st, and Saturday, April 28th. Be sure to have working taillights, headlights, and a slow moving vehicle sign attached to the back. Also must have an insurance card and a valid Driver’s license. These are a yearly sticker and are due on your vehicle by May 1st. The cost per sticker is $10.00.