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November is Winter Weather Preparedness Month in Illinois

Chilly temperatures experienced across the state recently are a reminder that the cold, snow and ice of Illinois winters aren’t far behind. To help you prepare for potentially dangerous winter weather, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA), the National Weather Service (NWS) and local emergency management agencies will highlight winter weather preparedness throughout November. “According […]

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 […]