On August 8, 2018 Ashley Engelmann announced her resignation from her position as Assistant Village Manager to accept the position of Deputy Village Administrator of Libertyville, Illinois. Ms. Engelmann’s last day of work will be August 24 and she will begin her new position on September 10. Read the full press release here.
Village Offices will close at 4:00 p.m. today and re-open tomorrow at 9:00 a.m.
The Public Works Annual Report is now available and can be found here. The current report covers activities during the last fiscal year, between May 1, 2017 and April 30, 2018. The report highlights the Department’s operations, maintenance activities, and capital projects over the past year. We hope you enjoy reviewing the Department’s accomplishments from the past year.
In an effort to improve the health of the grass in Proesel and Centennial Parks, a contractor will be spreading fertilizer throughout each park today, August 14. The fertilizer will help strengthen and regrow the turf that is used by many of our residents throughout the year. Fertilizing the fields is important for their overall health, but will cause an unpleasant odor. Please excuse the odor, which should dissipate in a few days.
The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting targeted adult mosquito control operations in portions of Lincolnwood on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, between the hours of 8:00 PM and 2:00 AM, weather permitting. For additional details click here.
The Aquatic Center’s post-season hours are now in effect starting Monday, August 13. The post-season hours are Monday through Friday 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturdays 10:00 am to 9:00 pm and Sundays 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. These hours will remain in effect until the end of the season on Monday, September 3, 2018.
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District surveillance indicates that the risk from West Nile virus at this time, is at the highest levels since the 2012 outbreak, when 290 Illinoisans, 174 in Cook County, became ill. To read the news release click here.
Following a brief suspension, the Public Works Department is now able to resume the battery recycling program. There are no major changes to the program, however the terminal ends on rechargeable batteries must be taped prior to drop off. This is intended to reduce the likelihood of fires. Additionally, residents are not required to recycle alkaline batteries which may be disposed of in the trash. For more information, contact the Public Works Department at (847) 675-0888.
Beginning August 6, 2018, IDOT will be patching pavement on Touhy Avenue between Crawford and Lincoln. This work will include rolling lane closures.
The North Shore Mosquito Abatement District will be conducting targeted adult mosquito control operations in portions of Lincolnwood on Monday, August 6, 2018, between the hours of 8:00 PM and 2:00 AM, weather permitting. The specific NSMAD map number to be treated is C-18.
For detailed information regarding the specific NSMAD map numbers to be treated, please click here.