Holiday Refuse/Recycling Schedule

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a holiday refuse and recycing schedule will be in effect during the week of January 21, as follows:

Monday collection on Tuesday, Tuesday collection on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday collections unchanged. This schedule is subject to change depending on weather conditions.

Warming Centers in Skokie

The Village of Skokie reminds residents of the importance of staying warm and safe in cold temperatures. Some residents may be affected by small power outages due to the extreme weather and storms from last night.

Skokie has several local facilities available as warming centers during regular hours of operation:

Village of Skokie – Warming Center Locations

Illinois Department of Human Services - (Site Designated by State of Illinois)
8001 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, Illinois 60077
(847) 745-3200
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
Note: this location closed on Monday, January 21, 2019.

Skokie Public Library
5215 Oakton Street
Skokie, Illinois
(847) 673-7774
Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Skokie Park District
Weber Leisure Center

9300 Weber Park Place
Skokie, Illinois 60077
(847) 674-1500 ext. 3500
Monday-Friday, 5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

For more information contact the Skokie Health Department at (847) 933-8252, or visit In the event of an emergency call 9-1-1.