The Illinois Poison Center (IPC) presented Lincolnwood Fire Chief Mike Hansen with the IPC Lifesaver Award in recognition of Chief Hansen’s continued commitment to protecting Illinois residents’ health and safety. The honor is presented to community leaders and IPC allies who have demonstrated their dedication to the organization. “The continued support of Chief Hansen and his fellow first responders allows the IPC to provide critical information in emergency situations for families and health care providers around the state,” said IPC Medical Director Michael Wahl, M.D. For more information, please see the attached press release. The award was presented to Chief Hansen at the Village Board meeting on September 16. To watch the video of the presentation, please click here.
Welcome to Lincolnwood!
The Village of Lincolnwood is located approximately 10 miles north of downtown Chicago and serves as the gateway to Chicagoland’s North Shore. It is an ethnically diverse community of 12,590 residents, with tree-lined streets, beautiful neighborhoods and parks, an excellent school system, and prosperous business community. We encourage you to explore all aspects of the community and of this site.About Lincolnwood
The Lincolnwood Chamber Orchestra (LCO) will perform a free concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, September 28, at the Lincolnwood Community Center, 4170 W. Morse Avenue. The 25th Anniversary Season Celebration will include Arthur Honegger’s “Pastorale d’ete,” Vincent d’Indy’s “Karadec” Suite, and Manuel Ponce’s Concierto del Sur for Guitar, performed by LCO Music Director Philip Simmons. For more information visit www.americanmusicfestivals.com or call (224) 456-2399.
Family Fun Fest offers an afternoon of free family fun in Lincolnwood’s Centennial Park on September 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. The event features musical entertainment by musician Mark Dvorak and family fun activities including; kayaking, kite decorating and flying, Zumba demos, karate demos, disc golf, and bounce house. For more information visit the Parks and Recreation Department’s Family Fun Fest page or see the press release.