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Posted on: August 30, 2017

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The Village has developed an emergency telephone notification system to contact residents and businesses quickly in the case of an emergency.

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Access Skokie

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Access Skokie is an online and mobile issue reporting and service request system for the Village of Skokie.

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Peru in Skokie

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The Skokie Public Arts Advisory Committee recently commissioned a mural by Peru143 at North Branch Yoga in Downtown Skokie.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Skokie's Backlot Bash - August 23 through 25, 2019

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Village of Skokie Backlot Bash 2019

The Village of Skokie, together with the Skokie Park District and other community partners,  will co-present Skokie's Backlot Bash on Friday, August 23 from 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, August 24 from 11 a.m...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Village Hall Hours and Parking Info for August 23

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Village Hall office hours remain the same on Friday, August 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., but parking will be limited to the south side of the building accessible from Galitz Street due to set up for Skokie's Backlot Bash. Visit www.backlotbash.com for a f...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

August 25 Skokie Farmers' Market Information

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On Sunday, August 25, 2019, due to Skokie's Backlot Bash, the Skokie Farmers' Market will relocate - just for one week - to the west parking lot at the Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton Street. Also, just on August 25, 2019, the market hours will be from...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Bus Route 226 Detour - August 22 through 25

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Oakton Street is closed between Lincoln and Lockwood Avenues beginning August 22, 2019, at 2 p.m. and ending on August 26, 2019, at 2 a.m., for Skokie's Backlot Bash. As a result, Pace Bus Route 226 not operate on Oakton Street between Lincoln Avenue and ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Protect Yourself from Lyme's Disease!

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The Skokie Health Department has seen an increase in the number of people who have contracted illnesses from ticks and mosquitoes over the last several years and there is an increase in tick illness again in 2019. A relatively mild winter and high rainfal...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Downtown Skokie Redevelopment and New TIF District Updated FAQ’s

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What was the purpose of the Downtown Skokie Redevelopment Open House held on August 13, 2019 at the Ignite Gaming facility on Skokie Boulevard?Similar to the previous Open House hosted by the Village in the fall of 2017 to announce the new 8000 North deve...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

IDOT Construction on Dempster Street

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Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) Dempster Street Resurfacing Project

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The State of Illinois will soon begin resurfacing the subject road section. Plans were reviewed by Village staff during design. I...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Information on Proposed Oakton - Niles TIF District

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The Village of Skokie has a generational opportunity to induce several transformational developments at an important intersection in the Downtown on properties that have been vacant, underutilized and declining in equalized assessed value (EAV) for many y...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Crawford Avenue Update

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Crawford Avenue Update – June 12, 2019                                    

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

Summer = Mosquitoes and the Threat of West Nile Virus

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It's summer, and with the abundance of rain that led to warmer weather, mosquitoes are expected to be in abundance this year. Visit the North Shore Mosquito Abatement District website for information on spraying route schedules, how to 'fight the bite' an...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Skokie Farmers' Market

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The 2019 Skokie Farmers' Market continues every Sunday through October 27 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the west half of the Village Hall parking lot at 5127 Oakton Street. There are more than 30 farms and food producers, with the high-quality, wide sel...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

July/August 2019 NewSkokie

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The July/August edition of NewSkokie features articles on everything you need to know about summer in Skokie: Wednesdays on the Green, Fourth of July Parade, Skokie Farmers' Market, Backlot Bash and more! The newsletter also features articles about Clean,...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Lead Water Line Resident Survey

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Please take the Water Service Line Material Survey., and read instructions on identifying the material composition of your water line.

Based upon existing data, more than 90% of Skokie drinking water lines connecting properties to water mains are made from...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

8000 North Update

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Check out this article about 8000 North in the Summer 2019 issue of the DDC Journal.

Update, July 15, 2019 - Construction of 8000 North Concrete Panels Complete

A significant milestone has been reached as the exterior "skin" of the concrete panels...

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