Celebrate the 4th of July in Skokie

Celebrate the birthday of the United States of America with the annual Skokie Fourth of July Parade and fireworks display. The parade, beginning at noon in Downtown Skokie, is followed by an evening of family festivities at Niles West High School, 5071 Oakton Street. Gates open at 5 p.m.


4th of July Week Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste Schedule

The Village of Skokie offices will be closed on Monday, July 4 in honor of Independence Day.  Regular Village business hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Refuse/Recycling Collection - Week of July 4, 2016 (Independence Day)
Monday collection on Tuesday, Tuesday collection on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday collections unchanged.

Yard Waste Collection - Week of July 4, 2016 (Independence Day)
All yard waste collections must be pre-scheduled by clicking here or calling 847/933-3333 by noon on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Homes north of Greenleaf will be collected Thursday. Homes south of  Greenleaf will be collected Friday.

Visit the COPS Vehicle!

Come visit the Skokie Police Department this summer! Every week through August 15, the Skokie Police Department will visit various locations to interact with the community. These visits will include giveaways, treats, information on crime prevention and more! This week, the Skokie Police Department will be at Lee-Wright Park on Thursday, June 30 from 4 to 7 p.m.

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