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TRICK OR TREAT HOURS

The Village of Diamond’s Halloween Trick or Treat Hours will be from 4:00pm-7:00pm on October 31, 2018. Here are some Halloween Safety Tips courtesy of Safe Kids Worldwide Website: Walk Safely Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks. Look left, right and left again when crossing and keep looking as you cross. […]

ComEd Tree Trimming

Tree Trimming to Begin Soon! Trees and branches that interfere with power lines can create safety hazards and cause power outages.  Preventative tree maintenance helps avoid power outages. Within the next 3 months, ComEd will trim trees, branches and vines that interfere or have the potential to interfere with power lines. In some cases, tree […]

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 […]

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 […]