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The Village of Swansea is hiring a Public Works Laborer... Click here for details

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Building permits are required in the Village of Swansea! If you are having work done at your property in Swansea please call the Government Center at (618) 234-0044 to see if the work requires a permit. If you are having a contractor do work at your home and or property make sure they have a permit before starting the work. Inspections are also required for any permit that is issued. 

Non-Highway Vehicle...The Village has adopted a program for permitting non-highway vehicles on local streets. Vehicles are permitted to be driven on streets with a speed limit of 35 miles per hour or less. Persons wanting to operate a non-highway vehicle within Swansea must obtain a permit and have their vehicle inspected. Permit application forms are available at the Government Center (1444 Boul Avenue). The annual fee is $50.00 for a Village resident and $75.00 for a non-resident, and the inspection fee is $50.00

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The Village of Swansea Government Center will be closed Monday September 5th for the Labor day holiday. Trash and recycling will move one day, Monday's pickup will be moved to Tuesday, Tuesday to Wednesday, etc.

Swansea Occupancy Inspections & Crime Free Program. 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. 

Swansea Food Pantry is open...Mondays and Thursdays, from 9 to 11am, Mask are required. Address is Swansea Church at 292 Frank Scott Parkway East in Swansea.  For more information please contact Kim Jones at (618) 960-7155 and leave a message. 

Swansea Senior Van Service     
The van runs on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00am to 12:00 noon of each week. Riders must be 60 or older, or disabled and 55. If you would be interested please contact the Village of Swansea  at (618) 234-0044 from 8:00am to 4:30pm for complete policy for riders.

Tornado siren testing will be done on the first Tuesday of every month at 10:00am unless there is severe weather in the area.
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