The Swansea Illinois Police Department is seeking certified police officers for lateral entry hiring into the position of probationary patrol officer.
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Applications may be obtained from the following web site: http://swanseaIL.org/2321/Police-Officer
Leaf Burning season will end December 15th. . Burning is permitted only on Wednesday and Saturdays from 9:00am until 4:00pm
Swansea Fire Department Lighted Christmas Parade...The parade is on Friday December 3rd at 7:00pm. Rain date will be December 4th. Parade will begin at Wolf Branch Middle School and travel up Old Caseyville to Baron Drive to Heatherwood, to Green Haven, to Big Bend, to Twin Lake and end at the fire house. There will be pictures with Santa, Bounce houses and refreshments.
Santa is coming and has moved to a new location at Mel Price Park. The Santa house has been moved across Caseyville Ave to be next to the Thompson Center. Santa will be visiting children in his house and the Thompson Center will be turned into an area where many scenes will be available to take all the pictures you want. Starting November 27th to December 23rd. The hours are Monday - Friday 5pm to 8pm and Saturday & Sunday from 12pm to 5pm
When you stop by to see Santa make sure to checkout the Winter Wonderland located inside the Thompson Center. Pictures may be taken by you at one of the scenes.
The Government Center will be closed Friday December 24th in observation of the Christmas Holiday. Trash & Recycling will not be affected
The Government Center will also be closed Friday December 31st in observation of the New Years Holiday. Trash & Recycling will not be affected
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.
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