Extreme Cold Notice
With temperatures ranging between -5 degrees F to 5 degrees F, the Village of Skokie reminds residents of the importance of staying warm and safe in the extreme cold temperatures to which they may be exposed over the next few days.
Exposure to cold temperatures, whether indoors or outdoors, can be dangerous to anyone, but particularly to the elderly, infants and young children, persons with disabilities and people on medication.
Skokie Village Board Appoints John Lockerby as New Village Manager
The Village of Skokie announced today that it has completed its extensive search for a new village manager to commence the leadership of the Village on January 2, 2014. “I am very pleased that John Lockerby has accepted the Village Board’s request that he serve as village manager,” said Mayor George Van Dusen.
Skokie Community Fund Offers Challenge Grant
The Skokie Community Fund, formed in 2011 by a group of residents committed to the long-term health and well-being of all Skokie residents, has offer support to the Village of Skokie Community Giving Program. Once donations total $25,000, the Skokie Community Fund will match additional donations dollar for dollar up to $10,000. Monies raised will be used to support some of Skokie’s most vulnerable residents.
Please contact the Skokie Human Services Division at 847/933-8208 for further information or to make a donation.