The Village of Skokie received three inches of snow between December 8 and 9. Alternate-side parking will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on December 9 (odd-numbered side parking required) and December 10 (even-numbered side parking required).
Refuse collection is suspended on Monday, December 9. Monday collections will occur on Tuesday, December 10, and Tuesday collections will take place on Wednesday, December 11. Alleys and sidewalks will not be plowed as the amount of snowfall did not reach the totals required for these services. The Skokie North Shore Sculpture Park will be plowed as will the multi-use trail in Downtown Skokie.
Skokie Community Fund Offers Challenge Grant
The Skokie Community Fund, formed in 2011 by a group of residents committed to the long-term health and well-being of all Skokie residents, has offer support to the Village of Skokie Community Giving Program. Once donations total $25,000, the Skokie Community Fund will match additional donations dollar for dollar up to $10,000. Monies raised will be used to support some of Skokie’s most vulnerable residents.
Please contact the Skokie Human Services Division at 847/933-8208 for further information or to make a donation.
Skokie TeenLink Program
The Skokie TeenLink program is a database collection of Skokie teens who are available to do outside yard work, including snow shoveling, which is provided to Skokie residents upon request.