Village of Skokie - Archived Village News Releases

September 2017

Car Seat Safety Checks at the Skokie Farmers' Market on September 24 (September 21, 2017)
Skokie Fire Department is Awarded International Accredited Status
(September 19, 2017)
Village of Skokie Drug Collection Program
(September 15, 2017)
Skokie Farmers' Market Fall Calendar (September 15, 2017)
Document Destruction/Paper Shredding at the Skokie Farmers' Market on September 17 (September 15, 2017)
Village of Skokie Response to the WBEZ Water Quality Report (September 8, 2017)
Village of Skokie 9/11 Remembrance (September 5, 2017)
Village of Skokie to Unveil Lincoln/Oakton Proposed Project Plans at September 13 Open House (September 5, 2017)

August 2017

Village of Skokie Labor Day Holiday Hours and Refuse and Recycling Collections (August 31, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on August 29, 2017
(August 28, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on August 28, 2017
(August 28, 2017)
Skokie Community Bicycle Safety Fair
(August 24, 2017)
Skokie Farmers' Market Parking during the 2017 Backlot Bash
(August 24, 2017)
Skokie Backlot Bash 2017
(August 17, 2017)
Skokie Welcomes Animal Control to the August 20 Market
(August 17, 2017)
Street Closures on Oakton Street and Lehigh Avenue Affect Backlot Bash Weekend
(August 15, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on August 15, 2017
(August 14, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on August 9, 2017
(August 8, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on August 8, 2017
(August 7, 2017)

July 2017

North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on August 1, 2017 (July 31, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on July 31, 2017
(July 31, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on July 26, 2017
(July 25, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on July 25, 2017
(July 24, 2017)
Village of Skokie and Northwestern University to Partner on South Asian Health Study
(July 24, 2017)
Dempster Street Yellow Line Track Maintenance
(July 20, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on July 19, 2017
(July 18, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on July 18, 2017
(July 17, 2017)
Skokie Farmers' Market - French Market on July 16
(July 13, 2017)
National Night out in Skokie on August 1 (July 13, 2017)

June 2017

Skokie Farmers' Market is Jam-Packed with Family Fun!  (June 28, 2017)
North Shore Mosquito Abatement District to Spray in Skokie on June 28, 2017
(June 28, 2017)
Clean, Green Skokie was a Great Success!
(June 27, 2017)
Skokie COPS Vehicle at the June 25 Skokie Farmers' Market
(June 23, 2017)
Skokie Fourth of July Refuse/Recycling Schedule
(June 21, 2017)
Skokie Fourth of July Celebration 2017
(June 21, 2017)
Skokie Yellow Line Maintenance July 10 through 13
 (June 21, 2017)
Skokie Farmers' Market Hosts LifeSource on June 18
(June 14, 2017)
Door-to-door Commercial Solicitors in Skokie (June 14, 2017)
Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Skokie
(June 7, 2017)
Skokie Appoints New Finance Director
(June 6, 2017)
Skokie Farmers' Market Opening June 11
(June 5, 2017)

May 2017

Receive a Free Parkway Tree (May 30, 2017)|
Village of Skokie Memorial Day Holiday Refuse Schedule (May 22, 2017)
Village of Skokie Vehicle Stickers Available for Purchase June 1 (May 22, 2017)
Village of Skokie Memorial Day Observance (May 18, 2017)
Skokie Festival of Cultures (May 10, 2017)

April 2017

Distracted Driving Awareness Week - April 24-28, 2017 (April 19, 2017)

March 2017

Skokie Celebrates Arbor Day by Planting Terezin Trees (March 31, 2017)
ComEd to Perform Maintenance at the CTA Skokie-Oakton Station
(March 24, 2017)
Yard Waste Collection
(March 23, 2017)
Clean, Green Skokie!
(March 21, 2017)
Road Closures for Chiller Replacement on Oakton Street
(March 21, 2017)
Village of Skokie Early Voting - Spring 2017
(March 3, 2017)
Road Closures for Chiller Replacement Project on Oakton Street at Lincoln Avenue
(March 3, 2017)
Spring Forward and Test your Batteries
(March 1, 2017)


February 2017

Message from the Mayor (February 3, 2017)


January 2017

Skokie Citizens' Fire Academy Schedule 2017 (January 30, 2017)
Dempster Street Construction Notice - Updated (January 19, 2017)
Yellow Line Maintenance
(January 18, 2017)
Dempster Street Construction Notice (January 16, 2017)
Christmas Tree Pickup and Holiday Light Recycling Program (January 6, 2017)
Martin Luther King Day Refuse Schedule (January 6, 2017)
Stay Up-to-Date with Message Alerts from the Village of Skokie (January 6, 2017)


December 2016

Stay Up-to-Date with Message Alerts from the Village of Skokie! (December 21, 2016)
Village Hall Holiday Hours and Refuse/Recycling Schedule (December 21, 2016)
Skokie Village Board of Trustees Meetings 2017 Annual Schedule (December 9, 2016)
Village Hall Holiday Hours and Refuse/Recycling Schedule (December 8, 2016)


November 2016

Sign up for Alternate Side Parking E-Blast (November 30, 2016)
Support the 2016 Assist-A-Family Program (November 21, 2016)


October 2016

Skokie Hosts its First Pumpkin Recycling Event (October 20, 2016)
Support the 2016 Assist-A-Family Program (October 20, 2016)
Village of Skokie - Early Voting Fall 2016 (October 19, 2016)
The Village of Skokie Receives an Honorable Mention at the MWRD's 4th Annual Sustainability Summit (October 19, 2016)
Fresh Local Produce and a Storytime at the Skokie Farmers' Market (October 17, 2016)
Are you a Teen that Likes to Help out your Neighbors?  Join the Skokie TeenLink Program! (October 14, 2016)
Don't Miss the Touch-A-Skokie-Truck Event at the Skokie Farmers' Market (October 12, 2016)
Village of Skokie Leaf Collection  Begins and Yard Waste Collection Ends (October 6, 2016)
Do you Know about the Skokie TeenLink Program? (October 5, 2016)
Village of Skokie - Early Voting Fall 2016 (October 4, 2016)


September 2016

Skokie Police Begin Late-Night Enforcement Crackdown (September 6, 2016)
State of Illinois Proclaims September 11-17 Illinois Rail Safety Week (September 6, 2016)


August 2016

Vehicle Stickers and Pet Licenses on Sale Now (August 19, 2016)
Backlot Bash Street Closures and Village Hall Parking (August 19, 2016)
Meeting the Skokie Fire Department at the Skokie Farmers' Market (August 18, 2016)
Crawford Avenue Water Main Construction Update (August 17, 2016)
Bicycle Safety Fair (August 11, 2016)
August 2016 Police Checkpoints (August 10, 2016)
August 3 Mosquito Spraying Notice (August 2, 2016)
Crawford Avenue Construction Update (August 2, 2016)


July 2016

Farmers' Market Chef Demo - July 10 (July 6, 2016)


June 2016

Fourth of July Holiday Refuse and Recycling Schedule (June 29, 2016)
Mosquito Tests Positive to West Niles Virus
(June 17, 2016)
Skokie Farmers' Market Calendar
(June 17, 2016)
Don't Drink and Drive this 4th of July
(June 14, 2016)
June 2016 Police Checkpoints


May 2016

Crawford Avenue Construction (May 26, 2016)
2016 Festival of Cultures

Clean Up After Your Pet
Memorial Day Observation


April 2016

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Initiative (April 20, 2016)
Door-to-Door Commercial Solicitors in Skokie (April 15, 2016)
Skokie Receives Tree City USA Recognition (April 8, 2016)


March 2016

Village FY2017 Budget Hearing Schedule (March 24, 2016)
Yard Waste Collection Program (March 17, 2016)
Rain Barrels Available to Skokie Residents (March 24, 2016)
Free Clinics to Reduce your Phone, Gas and Electricity Bill (March 16, 2016)
Clean, Green Skokie! (March 2, 2016)


February 2016

Spring Forward and Test your Batteries (February 26, 2016)
Skokie Police Neighborhood Watch Program (February 11, 2016)
Road Closures for Water Main Break Repair on the 7400 Block of Crawford Avenue (February 11, 2016)
Skokie Village Hall Presidents' Day Office Closing and Refuse/Recycling Schedule (February 2, 2016)


January 2016

Road Closures for Water Main Break Repair on the 8100 Block of Crawford Avenue (January 21, 2016)
Martin Luther King Day Refuse Schedule (January 12, 2016)
Extreme Cold Notice from the Village of Skokie (January 12, 2016)


December 2015

Early Voting (December 28, 2015)
Christmas Tree and Holiday Light Recycling
(December 28, 2015)
Skokie Police Suspect in Motor Vehicle Burglaries
(December 21, 2015)
Electronics Recycling
(December 21, 2015)
Skokie Police Department Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign
(December 15, 2015)
Skokie Swift Parking Payment Holiday Concludes
(December 10, 2015)
Register for SkokieNews and CodeRED
(December 10, 2015)
2016 Board Meeting Schedule
(December 10, 2015)


October 2015

Last 2015 Farmers' Market (October 20, 2015)
Chili Demo at Skokie Farmers' Market
(October 14, 2015)
Police Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment
(October 14, 2015)
Skokie's Drug Disposal Program
(October 9, 2015)
COPS Vehicle at the Skokie Farmers' Market
(October 9, 2015)
Leaf Collection Begins
(October 8, 2015)
Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Hours
(October 2, 2015)
Boomers and Beyond Community Resource Fair
(October 2, 2015)
Skokie to Host Smart Manufacturing Summit (October 2, 2015)


September 2015

Skokie Farmers' Market Touch a Truck Event (September 30, 2015)
Car Seat Safety Checks at the Skokie Farmers' Market
(September 9, 2015)


August 2015

First Case of West Nile Virus Reported (August 20, 2015)
Labor Day Late Night Crackdown
(August 19, 2015)
August 8 Skokie Farmers' Market Activities
(August 6, 2015)


July 2015

National Night Out in Skokie (July 21, 2015)
Police Explorer Car Wash (July 21, 2015)
Citizens Fire Academy (July 21, 2015)
July 18, 2015 Keating Avenue Incident
(July 20, 2015)
Mosquito Spraying Notice July 20
(July 20, 2015)
Be Careful During Summer Heat
(July 17, 2015)
Mosquito Spraying Notice - July 15, 2015
(July 15, 2015)
Deadline Approaching for Vehicle Stickers
 (July 15, 2015)
Skokie Police Begin Late-Night DUI Enforcement Crackdown
(July 13, 2015)
Main Street Road Closure
(July 9, 2015)


June 2015

Skokie Citizens Police Academy (June 24, 2015)
Lamon-Grove Incident Update
(June 10, 2015)
Skokie Farmers Market Opens June 14
(June 4, 2015)
Skokie Vehicle Stickers and Pet Licenses Available
(June 4, 2015)
Bicycle Safety Day is June 6
(June 4, 2015)


May 2015

Skokie Bicycle Safety Day - June 6 (May 21, 2015)
Skokie Memorial Day Observance
(May 21, 2015)
McCormick Boulevard Closure and Yellow Line Suspension
(May 18, 2015)
2015 Festival of Cultures
(May 5, 2015)


April 2015

Arbor Day 2015 (April 14, 2015)
Crawford Avenue Construction Activity Continues
(April 7, 2015)


March 2015


February 2015

Presidents' Day Office Closing and Refuse/Recycling Schedule (February 9, 2015)


January 2015

Skokie Public Works Department Earns APWA Re-accreditation (January 30, 2015)
Free Clinic to Reduce Utility Bills
(January 22, 2015)
Extreme Cold Warning - (January 5, 2015)


December 2014

Village Christmas Tree Pickup and Holiday Light Recycling Program (December 19, 2014)
2015 Village Board Meeting Dates
(December 11, 2014)