Village of Skokie - Archived Village News Releases

December 2014

Village Christmas Tree Pickup and Holiday Light Recycling Program (December 19, 2014)
2015 Village Board Meeting Dates
(December 11, 2014)


November 2014

Domestic Abuse Prevention Presentation (November 21, 2014)
DUI Checkpoints
(November 6, 2014)
Support the Community Giving Program
(November 5, 2014)


October 2014

Skokie Through Lens 2014 Community Photo Exhibit (October 29, 2014)
Domestic Abuse Presentation
(October 17, 2014)
November 2 Community Forum
(October 13, 2014)
Early Voting at Skokie Village Hall
(October 13, 2014)


September 2014

Skokie Farmers' Market (September 25, 2014)
Water Main Repair - Touhy Avenue between Lawndale and Hamlin Avenues
(September 25, 2014)
Stop Smoking Classes
(September 19, 2014)
Street Resurfacing Projects
(September 19, 2014)
Skokie Police DUI Checkpoints
(September 18, 2014)
Public Safety Open House
(September 15, 2014)
Reduce Your Risk of West Nile Virus
(September 15, 2014)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - September 9
(September 9, 2014)
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
(September 9, 2014)
Document Destruction Event
(September 5, 2014)
9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
(September 3, 2014)
Construction Activity Notice - September 8 - 12, 2014
(September 2, 2014)
Skokie Car Free Day (September 2, 2014)


August 2014

Skokie Fire Department Blood Drive (August 26, 2014)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - August 25, 2014
(August 22, 2014)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - August 21, 2014
(August 20, 2014)
Police Mobile Substation
(August 19, 2014)
Labor Day Week Refuse and Recycling Schedule
(August 18, 2014)
Skokie Police Late-Night Enforcement Crackdown
(August 12, 2014)
Backlot Bash 2014 (August 7, 2014)
Skokie Citizens Police Academy (August 7, 2014)
Skokie Citizens Fire Academy (August 7, 2014)
Appointment-Only Flu Shot Clinics for Skokie Residents (August 7, 2014)
August 6 Mosquito Spraying Notice (August 5, 2014)


July 2014

Skokie Launches Mobile Website (July 28, 2014)
Skokie Citizens Fire Academy
(July 28, 2014)
Last Call for Vehicle Stickers and Pet Licenses
(July 28, 2014)
July 24 Mosquito Spraying Notice
(July 24, 2014)
July 22 Shooting
(July 22, 2014)
2014 Citizens Police Academy
(July 21, 2014)
Skokie Police Explorer Car Wash
(July 21, 2014)
Skokie National Night Out
(July 17, 2014)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - July 10, 2014
(July 9, 2014)
Main Street Water Main Break
(July 9, 2014)
Main Street Construction Notification
(July 8, 2014)


June 2014

Howard Street Detour (June 30, 2014)
Skokie Fourth of July Celebration
(June 26, 2014)
Fourth of July Refuse/Recycling Schedule
(June 26, 2014)
Skokie Merchant of the Year
(June 26, 2014)
Fourth of July DUI Checkpoints
(June 24, 2014)
Fireworks Safety
(June 23, 2014)
Last Call to Participate! Community Photo Exhibit
(June 19, 2014)
SWANCC Electronic Recycling and Document Destruction Events
(June 19, 2014)
Positive Mosquito Pool in Skokie
(June 17, 2014)
Art in Downtown Skokie
(June 2, 2014)


May 2014

Art in Downtown Skokie (May 22, 2014)
Memorial Day Observance in Skokie
(May 21, 2014)
Skokie Village Board to Consider Fuel Tax and Vehicle Sticker Increase
(May 8, 2014)
Bicycle Safety Day 2014
(May 9, 2014)
Skokie Memorial Day
 Observance 2014 (May 7, 2014)
New Digital Payment System Installed for Skokie Swift Commuters
 (May 2, 2014)
Commercial Burglar Caught
(May 2, 2014)
Door to Door Solicitation
(May 1, 2014)


April 2014

Charges Filed in CTA Aggregated Battery Incident (April 18, 2014)
Arbor Day
(April 18, 2014)
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
(April 18, 2014)
Aggravated Battery to a Senior Citizen
(April 17, 2014)
Village Board Considers Proposed FY15 Budget
(April 11, 2014)
New Dempster-Skokie CTA Parking Payment System
(April 2, 2014)
April is Fair Housing Month
(April 2, 2014)
Merchant of the Year
(April 2, 2014)


March 2014

Yard Waste Begins April 2 Collection (March 25, 2014)
FY15 Budget Hearing Dates
(March 25, 2014)
Earth Hour 2014
(March 21, 2014)
Skokie Spring Greening Event
(March 19, 2014)
South Crawford Avenue Construction Project Public Meeting
(March 11, 2014)
St. Patrick's Day Weekend DUI Checkpoints
(March 11, 2014)
Spring Forward and Test Your Batteries
(March 4, 2014)


February 2014

Free Clinic to Reduce Your Phone, Gas and Electricity Bill (February 25, 2014)
Park Ridge Amber Alert Located in Skokie
(February 20, 2014)
Water Main Repair - Golf Road Between Lawler and Lavergne Avenues
(February 18, 2014)
Advice to Avoid Frozen Pipes
(February 12, 2014)
President's Day Refuse and Recycling Schedule
(February 10, 2014)
Prescription Drug Drop-Off Program
(February 7, 2014)
Water Main Repair Work - East Prairie Road North of Dempster Street
(February 6, 2014)


January 2014

Water Main Repair - Main Street West of Crawford Avenue (January 30, 2014)
Main Street Water Main Repair
(January 28, 2014)
Technology Innovation Center Expands to Skokie
(January 27, 2014)
Water Main Repair - Howard Street East of East Prairie Road
(January 24, 2014)
Play the Downtown Skokie 5!
(January 23, 2014)
Water Main Repair - Dempster Street West of Crawford Avenue
(January 23, 2014)
Water Main Break - Niles Center Road South of Lincoln Avenue
(January 23, 2014)
Extreme Cold Warning
(January 23, 2014)
Property Tax Seminar
(January 4, 2014)


December 2013

Christmas Tree Pickup (December 30, 2013)
Skokie Receives Perfect Score on Transparency Audit
(December 20, 2013)
Holiday Light Recycling
(December 19, 2013)
Holiday Refuse/Recycling Schedule
(December 19, 2013)
Skokie Police DUI Checkpoints
(December 19, 2013)
Extreme Cold Warning
(December 11, 2013)
Holiday Refuse and Recycling Schedule
(December 5, 2013)
Holiday Light Recycling
(December 5, 2013)


November 2013

Skokie TeenLink Program (November 22, 2013)
Thanksgiving Holiday Refuse/Recycling Schedule
(November 19, 2013)
Skokie Electric Vehicle Charging Station
(November 5, 2013)
Construction Activity Notice - Howard Street West of McCormick Boulevard
(November 4, 2013)


October 2013

Village Officials Place Skokie Police Officer On Leave (October 30, 2013)
Skokie Police Participate in Tip A Cop Program
(October 29, 2013)
Preventing Catalytic Converter Theft
(October 23, 2013)
Turn Back Your Clocks
(October 23, 2013)
Water Main Break Howard Street
(October 21, 2013)
October Farmers' Market Events
(October 18, 2013)
Skokie Halloween Trick-or-Treat Hours
(October 18, 2013)
Skokie Ranks As Top 100 Best Places to Live in USA
(October 17, 2013)
Construction Activity Update - Old Orchard and Gross Point Roads Intersection
(October 16, 2013)
Construction Activity Notice - Old Orchard and Gross Point Roads Intersection
(October 16, 2013)
Statement from Village Manager Albert Rigoni Regarding Officer Michael Hart
(October 10, 2013)
Home and Family Safety Fair
(October 7, 2013)
Prescription Drug Take Back Day
(October 7, 2013)
Skokie Farmers' Market Halloween Trick-or-Treat Event
(October 2, 2013)
Halloween Trick-or-Treat Hours 2013
(October 2, 2013)
Leaf Collections Begins, Yard Waste Collection Ends (October 1, 2013)
Community Conversation on Storm Water Management
 (October 1, 2013)


September 2013

Skokie Home Delivered Meal Drivers Needed (September 30, 2013)
Boomers and Beyond Community Resource Fair
(September 24, 2013)
Vehicle Sticker Enforcement
(September 23, 2013)
Car Free Day in Skokie - September 22, 2013
(September 17, 2013)
Village Receives Aaa Bond Rating from Moody Investor Services
(September 12, 2013)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - September 10, 2013
(September 9, 2013)
August 30 Storm Response
(September 6, 2013)
SWANCC Regional Meetings
(September 6, 2013)
Skokie Through the Lens 2014
(September 5, 2013)
9/11 Observance Ceremony
(September 3, 2013)
Appointment-Only Flu Shots Now Available
(September 3, 2013)
Skokie Farmers' Market September Events
(September 3, 2013)


August 2013

Last Call for Vehicle Stickers (August 26, 2013)
9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
(August 26, 2013)
September Skokie Farmers' Market Events
(August 22, 2013)
Skokie Backlot Bash
(August 22, 2013)
Boomers and Beyond Senior Resource Fair
(August