Posted on: June 20, 2019
Each spring, the Skokie Chamber of Commerce invites Mayor Van Dusen to give a "State of the Village" address to Chamber members and guests. During his approximately 45-minute presentation, Mayor Van Dusen provides details on the abundance of eco...Read on...
Posted on: June 21, 2019
Construction on the 8000 North project on Oakton Street between Lincoln and Floral Avenues is resulting in a detour of Pace Bus Route 226 that will not operate on Oakton Street between Lincoln Avenue and Gross Point Road from June 24, 2019 through at leas...Read on...
Posted on: June 21, 2019
Beginning on Monday, June 24, crane assembly operations for the 8000 North Development will begin on Oakton Street, and lanes will be closed as needed to ensure the safety of both motorists and construction workers. Weather permitting, lane closures are e...Read on...
Posted on: June 18, 2019
Residents throughout the Skokie and North Shore area need to be aware of nesting Red-Winged blackbirds, which are very protective of their nests. The birds are only aggressive during nesting season, and only within a few houses near their nests, so avoidi...Read on...
Posted on: June 12, 2019
CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY NOTICE:
Lane Closures for Pavement RestorationGross Point Road north of Dempster Street
On Friday, June 14, 2019, the contractor working for the Morton Grove – Niles Water Commission will be closing lanes on Gross Point Road ...Read on...
Posted on: June 11, 2019
June 11, 2019
For Immediate Release
Village of Skokie Health Department
Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Skokie
The Skokie Health Department works diligently with the Northshore Mosquito Abatement District (NSMAD) each summer to monitor mosquit...Read on...
Posted on: June 4, 2019
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...Read on...
Posted on: April 23, 2019
On Earth Day, April 22, 2019, the Village kicked off a 100-day campaign to promote the reduction of plastic bags in our day-to-day lives. This initiative is a component of the Sustainability Plan developed by the Sustainable Environmental Adviso...Read on...
Posted on: April 16, 2019
Please take the Water Service Line Material Survey.
Based upon existing data, more than 90% of Skokie drinking water lines connecting properties to water mains are made from lead. However, it is likely that many lead water service lines have been replaced ...Read on...
Posted on: April 9, 2019
The 8000 North project being constructed on the northwest corner of Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Downtown Skokie is a mixed-use development that will feature a 153-unit, 12-story luxury apartment building and ground-floor retail space. The developm...Read on...