Starting March 5th, 2018, Swansea will be doing the Occupancy Inspections for the Village. You will need to make payment at the time of scheduling, and must schedule 5 days in advance. To schedule an inspection please call (618) 234-0044. Please look over all attached documents to see the changes.
SPLASH PAD IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
As our Parks Crew began preparation for the Splash Pad season to open during Memorial weekend in Schranz Park, they were surprised to find that at some point during the closed season, the internal wiring and equipment had been struck by lightning.
Work to repair and replace the damaged equipment will begin immediately, but at this time, we cannot give an accurate estimate when it will reopen. Please check here for more details. We will try to keep you updated as information about repairs becomes available.
Government Center Closed on Monday May 28th...in observation of Memorial Day.
Republic Services collections will shift one day. Mondays will shift to Tuesday, Tuesday will shift to Wednesday, Wednesday will shift to Thursday, Thursday will shift to Friday and Friday will shift to Saturday. Yard waste will shift from Thursday to Friday.
Memorial Day Ceremony to be Held May 28th at Price Park.
The Village will once again honor men and women who have served and sacrificed in service to the United States at the ceremony. The event starts at 10:00am and is held at Melvin Price Memorial Park, 1500 Caseyville Avenue. For more detail see the May issue of the Swansea Report.
The Village is currently accepting applications for it's 4th annual Swansea Police & Fire Youth Academy...
The 3 day event allows youth ages 9-13 to experience law enforcement training, fire department demonstrations, leadership preparation, and much more.This years dates are June 18, 19th, & 20th. Participants meet from 8:00am until 4:00pm on each day.
For youth academy registration please click here
Permission slip for Simunition firearm training click here
Permission slip for jail tour click here
Additional Natural Disaster Safety Articles
- How to Prepare for a Winter Storm
- Earthquake Proof Your Home: How to Prepare Your Home and Property for an Earthquake
- Storm Spotting for Children: At-Home Meteorology
(This article isn’t exactly about safety, but it contains great information for families who want to learn more about weather and the powerful forces of nature.)