Village of Skokie - Archived Village News Releases

September 2016

Skokie Police Begin Late-Night Enforcement Crackdown (September 6, 2016)
State of Illinois Proclaims September 11-17 Illinois Rail Safety Week (September 6, 2016)


August 2016

Vehicle Stickers and Pet Licenses on Sale Now (August 19, 2016)
Backlot Bash Street Closures and Village Hall Parking (August 19, 2016)
Meeting the Skokie Fire Department at the Skokie Farmers' Market (August 18, 2016)
Crawford Avenue Water Main Construction Update (August 17, 2016)
Bicycle Safety Fair (August 11, 2016)
August 2016 Police Checkpoints (August 10, 2016)
August 3 Mosquito Spraying Notice (August 2, 2016)
Crawford Avenue Construction Update (August 2, 2016)


July 2016

Farmers' Market Chef Demo - July 10 (July 6, 2016)


June 2016

Fourth of July Holiday Refuse and Recycling Schedule (June 29, 2016)
Mosquito Tests Positive to West Niles Virus
(June 17, 2016)
Skokie Farmers' Market Calendar
(June 17, 2016)
Don't Drink and Drive this 4th of July
(June 14, 2016)
June 2016 Police Checkpoints


May 2016

Crawford Avenue Construction (May 26, 2016)
2016 Festival of Cultures

Clean Up After Your Pet
Memorial Day Observation


April 2016

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Initiative (April 20, 2016)
Door-to-Door Commercial Solicitors in Skokie (April 15, 2016)
Skokie Receives Tree City USA Recognition (April 8, 2016)


March 2016

Village FY2017 Budget Hearing Schedule (March 24, 2016)
Yard Waste Collection Program (March 17, 2016)
Rain Barrels Available to Skokie Residents (March 24, 2016)
Free Clinics to Reduce your Phone, Gas and Electricity Bill (March 16, 2016)
Clean, Green Skokie! (March 2, 2016)


February 2016

Spring Forward and Test your Batteries (February 26, 2016)
Skokie Police Neighborhood Watch Program (February 11, 2016)
Road Closures for Water Main Break Repair on the 7400 Block of Crawford Avenue (February 11, 2016)
Skokie Village Hall Presidents' Day Office Closing and Refuse/Recycling Schedule (February 2, 2016)


January 2016

Road Closures for Water Main Break Repair on the 8100 Block of Crawford Avenue (January 21, 2016)
Martin Luther King Day Refuse Schedule (January 12, 2016)
Extreme Cold Notice from the Village of Skokie (January 12, 2016)


December 2015

Early Voting (December 28, 2015)
Christmas Tree and Holiday Light Recycling
(December 28, 2015)
Skokie Police Suspect in Motor Vehicle Burglaries
(December 21, 2015)
Electronics Recycling
(December 21, 2015)
Skokie Police Department Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign
(December 15, 2015)
Skokie Swift Parking Payment Holiday Concludes
(December 10, 2015)
Register for SkokieNews and CodeRED
(December 10, 2015)
2016 Board Meeting Schedule
(December 10, 2015)


October 2015

Last 2015 Farmers' Market (October 20, 2015)
Chili Demo at Skokie Farmers' Market
(October 14, 2015)
Police Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment
(October 14, 2015)
Skokie's Drug Disposal Program
(October 9, 2015)
COPS Vehicle at the Skokie Farmers' Market
(October 9, 2015)
Leaf Collection Begins
(October 8, 2015)
Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Hours
(October 2, 2015)
Boomers and Beyond Community Resource Fair
(October 2, 2015)
Skokie to Host Smart Manufacturing Summit (October 2, 2015)


September 2015

Skokie Farmers' Market Touch a Truck Event (September 30, 2015)
Car Seat Safety Checks at the Skokie Farmers' Market
(September 9, 2015)


August 2015

First Case of West Nile Virus Reported (August 20, 2015)
Labor Day Late Night Crackdown
(August 19, 2015)
August 8 Skokie Farmers' Market Activities
(August 6, 2015)


July 2015

National Night Out in Skokie (July 21, 2015)
Police Explorer Car Wash (July 21, 2015)
Citizens Fire Academy (July 21, 2015)
July 18, 2015 Keating Avenue Incident
(July 20, 2015)
Mosquito Spraying Notice July 20
(July 20, 2015)
Be Careful During Summer Heat
(July 17, 2015)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - July 15, 2015
(July 15, 2015)
Deadline Approaching for Vehicle Stickers
 (July 15, 2015)
Skokie Police Begin Late-Night DUI Enforcement Crackdown
(July 13, 2015)
Main Street Road Closure
(July 9, 2015)


June 2015

Skokie Citizens Police Academy (June 24, 2015)
Lamon-Grove Incident Update
(June 10, 2015)
Skokie Farmers Market Opens June 14
(June 4, 2015)
Skokie Vehicle Stickers and Pet Licenses Available
(June 4, 2015)
Bicycle Safety Day is June 6
(June 4, 2015)


May 2015

Skokie Bicycle Safety Day - June 6 (May 21, 2015)
Skokie Memorial Day Observance
(May 21, 2015)
McCormick Boulevard Closure and Yellow Line Suspension
(May 18, 2015)
2015 Festival of Cultures
(May 5, 2015)


April 2015

Arbor Day 2015 (April 14, 2015)
Crawford Avenue Construction Activity Continues
(April 7, 2015)


March 2015


February 2015

Presidents' Day Office Closing and Refuse/Recycling Schedule (February 9, 2015)


January 2015

Skokie Public Works Department Earns APWA Re-accreditation (January 30, 2015)
Free Clinic to Reduce Utility Bills
(January 22, 2015)
Extreme Cold Warning - (January 5, 2015)


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