Featured Announcements

  1. March/April 2020 NewSkokie Masthead (JPG)

    March/April NewSkokie

    This edition is all about Census 2020 - Census Day is April 1! Other featured programs include the annual Clean, Green Skokie! community litter clean up, Skokie's Spring Greening and much more. Read on...
  2. National Consumer Affairs Week 2020 Banner (JPG)

    National Consumer Protection Week - March 1 through 7

    The Consumer Affairs Commission encourages Skokie residents to be shop local and be smart consumers! Read on...
  3. Skokie Census Logo

    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...
  4. Lane Closure Image

    Lincolnwood Begins Water Main Installation

    Construction begins during the week of March 2, and the project corridor includes several areas in Skokie. Read on...
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    Oakton Street Lane Closure at Lincoln Avenue

    Beginning on February 17, the westbound north curb lane will be closed for construction of the 8000 North development. Read on...
  7. Clean, Green Skokie - Cub Scouts

    Clean, Green Skokie!

    Please join this community-wide litter clean up program through which neighbors, families, individuals and groups select a public area of the community to give a good spring cleaning! Read on...
  8. Skokie Biz Masthead winter 2020

    Winter 2020 SkokieBIZ

    Check out the latest news on economic development in Skokie! Read on...
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    Village Receives National Public Safety Award

    Transformation in Public Safety award given to Skokie by the International City/County Managers Association in Washington, D.C. and the National Research Center in Boulder, Colorado. Read on...
  10. 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...
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    Collective Resource Offers Curbside Food Scrap Collection

    Discounted subscription service for Skokie homes and businesses begins January 1, 2020. Read on...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  19. 8000 North Rendering

    8000 North Website Information

    Check out real-time project updates from the 8000 North development team! Read on...
  20. 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...
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    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...