Featured Announcements

  1. 2020 Census Graphic (JPG)

    Census Day is April 1, 2020!

    The 2020 Census is easy. The questions are simple. A complete Census count in Skokie = jobs, housing, emergency preparation and strong schools, roads and hospitals. Read on...
  2. NewSkokie Masthead January 2020 (PDF)

    January/February NewSkokie

    Information about Census Day, which is April 1, along with a list of the 2020 holiday refuse/recycling schedule, details on the February 26 'Poetry Jam' at Village Hall as part of Coming Together 2020 and much more! Read on...
  3. apartment building (JPG)

    Fair Housing Meeting on January 21

    Skokie residents are invited to discuss fair housing issues, including homelessness, as they relate to them, their family or friends. Read on...
  4. collective resource (JPG)

    Collective Resource Offers Curbside Food Scrap Collection

    Discounted subscription service for Skokie homes and businesses begins January 1, 2020. Read on...
  5. pace bus with bike rack

    Pace Holding Public Hearings

    The transit provider seeks public input on proposed service changes, with local public hearings through February 18, 2020. Read on...
  6. utility bill

    Free Clinic to Reduce Your Phone, Gas and Electricity Bill on February 11

    Sign up for a free consultation with a representative of the Citizens Utility Board to see if you can save $$ on utility bills! Read on...
  7. ComEd Tree Trimming Photo

    ComEd Tree Trimming Activity

    For several months, crews will trim trees and branches that interfere with or pose a risk to power lines. Read on...
  8. CVB Bored Kids Ad.jpeg

    Bored Kids at Home? Bring them to Skokie!

    Skokie has numerous unique attractions for kids and families to help shake up the winter doldrums! Read on...
  9. Scouts Memorial Day 2019 (jpg)

    Skokie Neighbor Profiles - Nominations, Please!

    Who in your neighborhood is a 'neighbor to know', who contributes to a stronger sense of community and inspires others? Read on...
  10. Skokie Community Forum Table Photograph (jpeg)

    Skokie Community Forum II Summary Report

    Read a detailed summary of the thoughts, suggestions and opinions expressed by Skokie residents at the November 10, 2019 event. Read on...
  11. Chief Hoeflich and Family (JPG)

    Jeffrey Hoeflich is Skokie's New Fire Chief

    Thirty-three year Skokie Fire Department veteran was sworn in on December 16, 2019. Read on...
  12. snow plow on street

    Be Prepared for Alternate-Side Parking!

    When two inches or more of snow falls, the Village's alternate-side parking regulations go into effect for at least two consecutive days. Read on...
  13. Public Works Snow Plow

    Skokie Public Works Snow Heroes!

    Take a behind-the-scenes look at how Skokie Public Works crews clear the community of snow during dangerous winter weather. Read on...
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    Recycling Guidelines

    See this easy guide for what can be recycled in your toter cart, and how to prepare materials for recycling. Read on...
  15. Village Hall Google Images

    Recreational Cannabis FAQs

    Please click here to review the most common questions regarding the sale of recreational cannabis in Skokie. Read on...
  16. 8000 North Rendering

    8000 North Website Information

    Check out real-time project updates from the 8000 North development team! Read on...
  17. water

    Status of Skokie Water Purchase from the City of Evanston

    After the Village's appeal of its Federal lawsuit to block Evanston's rate hike, both the Village and the City of Evanston will participate in a court-ordered mediation on November 22, 2019. Read on...
  18. Sketchbook 1

    Sketchbook Brewing Company is Coming to Skokie!

    Plans include a 14,000 square-foot brewery and adjacent 2,000 square-foot taproom at 4901 Main Street. Read on...
  19. Crawford Avenue

    Crawford Avenue Update

    Details about an engineering study for future Crawford Avenue improvements. Read on...