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Kids Identification and Safety Seat Events (K.I.S.S. )

The Illinois Tollway and Illinois State Police District 12 are partnering again this year to offer the annual Kids Identification and Safety Seat (K.I.S.S.) campaign.  K.I.S.S. events offer parents and caregivers the opportunity to have ID cards created fro children age 3 and older. Specially trained professionals take photographs and fingerprints of children and gather […]

Mosquito Bites: Everyone is at Risk!

Almost everyone in the world has been bitten by a mosquito. Although most kinds of mosquitoes are just nuisance mosquitoes, some kinds of mosquitoes spread viruses that can cause disease. For most viruses spread by mosquitoes, no vaccines or medicines are available. Mosquitoes bite during the day and night, live indoors and outdoors, and search […]

Coal City Food Pantry

The Coal City Food Pantry is available for those needing assistance. The hours of operation are: Monday:  9:00am-11:00am Thursday:  1:00pm-3:00pm and 4:00pm-6:00pm Closed on major holidays and during inclement weather that cancels school. Where:  6805 E. McArdle Road Coal City, IL 60416 PH:  815-216-3288 Enter through the South Entrance Doors See their Facebook page:  Coal […]

Yard Waste Collection Begins April 5, 2018

Yard Waste Pick up begins April 5, 2018 and ends November 30, 2018. All yard waste material must be placed in “Kraft” paper bags or in ridged containers of no more than Thirty-three (33) gallons in capacity.  Residents using ridged containers will be required to properly identify those containers designated as having yard waste material. […]

Obstruction of Fire Hydrants

During the flushing of the Village’s fire hydrants, it was noticed homeowners are planting bushes, placing decorations etc. on or near fire hydrants. This is impeding the fire hydrants accessibility. Minutes count during an emergency. In just two minutes, a fire can become life-threatening. In five minutes, a residence can be engulfed in flames. ANY […]

COMMUNITY ALERT SYSTEM-ARE YOU ENROLLED?

When we issue a notification about a potential safety hazard or concern, do you want to receive a voice mail, text communication or email alert? These alerts would include boil orders, water main breaks, crime alerts as well as evacuation recommendations.  Well now you can now stay connected by receiving up to the minute Emergency […]

OPEN BURNING RESTRICTIONS

The open burning of landscape waste, including leaves, shall be permitted ONLY from October 15 to May 1, provided such open burning shall be subject to the following restrictions:       (1)   Open burning shall occur only on the property upon which the landscape waste was generated.       (2)   Open burning of landscape waste is permitted only on weekdays between […]