New Resident's Information

Welcome to Skokie!  We are glad that you have chosen the Village of Skokie as your new home.  As a resident you will enjoy the very best in municipal services and programs.  Please contact the Village whenever we may be of service to you.


My Skokie Property Search

Learn more about your community and services around your property.


Electronic New Resident Packet


New Resident Checklist

  • Register to vote at the Village Clerk's Office in Village Hall, 5127 Oakton Street.  Registration hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Click here to view voting district map.
  • Purchase vehicle stickers.
  • Confirm that your water bill has been updated to reflect your information.
  • Confirm your twice-weekly garbage collection, weekly yard waste and recycling collection schedules.  Click here to learn more.

Local Utilities

  • Nicor Gas: 1-888-NICOR-4-U
  • Commonwealth Edison: 1-800-EDISON-1
  • Telephone service is not regulated by the Village and residents may choose from many service providers.
  • Cable Television: Skokie residents may choose cable service from among two cable service providers:
    • Comcast: 1-866/594-1234
    • RCN: 1-800/746-4726
    • AT&T: 888/531-5746 or 855/637-9526
      - AT&T has initiated a multi-year expansion of its U-Verse network in parts of Skokie.  Parts of Skokie will begin to have access to U-Verse in 2014. It is anticipated that by the end of 2015 approximately 66% of residential property owners will have the option to subscribe to this service.

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