The Government Center will be closed Monday July 4th, 2016 in Observation of Independence Day. The Board of Trustee Meeting will be held on Tuesday July 5, 2016 starting at 6:00pm. Also your trash service will be delayed by one day the week of July 4th
Street Overlay to Begin Mid-June...Residents living in the area north of Morgan and East of 17th will soon be driving on new asphalt. The Village will also add several streets to the project so that all oil and chip streets in that area are resurfaced.
This includes: Roger Avenue from N.17th to N.16th,
West Belle Street from N.17th to N.16th
Jay Avenue from N.17th to N.16th
Caseyville Ave South of Morgan to the "Y" with Kinsella
Fireworks Safety Facts
For the best possible fireworks safety, leave these dangerous devices to professionals. Attend licensed public fireworks displays.
Sparklers, smoke devices, glowworm pellets and other devices are legal, but dangerous to children. Abide by all laws pertaining to fireworks. Always read and follow fireworks' directions. Do not use fireworks near dry grass or near flammable or combustible materials. Fireworks are not toys. Never point nor throw fireworks at another person. Never attempt to re-light or fix fireworks that have not gone off. Keep at a safe distance from fireworks' staging areas. Matches are tolls not toys. Children should never play with matches and should especially never use them to light fireworks.
Tips are from the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshall
Tornado siren testing will be done on the first Tuesday of every month at 10:00am unless there is severe weather in the area.
Weather Preparedness Resources :