Featured Announcements

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    May 30, 2022 Village Memorial Day Observance

    All are invited to the May 30, 2022 Memorial Day Observance at 11 a.m. on the Skokie Village Green, 5155 Oakton Street led by the Skokie Fire Department. Read on...
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    2022 Skokie Farmers' Market

    The 2022 Skokie Farmers' Market begins on Sunday, June 5 and continues every Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. through November 6 in the west Village Hall parking lot at 5127 Oakton Street. Lots of bountiful produce and fun are in store for this season! Read on...
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    Holiday Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste Collection Schedule

    See the holiday refuse, recycling and yard waste collection schedule for the week of May 30. Read on...
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    Floral Avenue Lane and Road Closures

    Construction activity on Floral Avenue between Oakton and Brown Streets will cause lane closures from May 27 through at least June 7, with the entire section closed on Wednesday, June 1. Read on...
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    Village Hall Holiday Hours

    Skokie Village Hall, 5127 Oakton Street, will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2022, in observance of Memorial Day. Read on...
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    2022 Vehicle Sticker Sales Begin June 1

    Sale of 2022 vehicle stickers begins on June 1. Save time and order online or by mail! Forms will mailed in late May and the online portal opens on June 1. New stickers must be displayed by August 1! Read on...
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    The Village of Skokie Wants Your Input for the Environmental Sustainability Plan!

    Over the next year, the Village is developing an Environmental Sustainability Plan, and we want to hear your thoughts on plan priorities. Please take the online survey by June 30 and share it with your family, friends and neighbors in Skokie! Read on...
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    Recycling Monitor Tag Program

    This summer, Public Works staff will be checking on recycling toters and leaving door tags with more information on avoiding contamination and recycling right! Read on...
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    Skokie's Juneteenth Celebration

    On June 17 and 18, 2021, the Village and numerous other community partners will host the community's Juneteenth celebration. Read on...
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    Skokie Police Department Safe Driving Tips Videos

    See the Skokie Police Department's Summer 2022 Safe Driving Tips Video Series! Read on...
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    Summer 2022 NewSkokie

    See the inaugural edition of the redesigned NewSkokie for a summer calendar of events, Downtown Skokie update, summer yard and home maintenance information and much more! Read on...
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    Multi-Lingual Village Information Sheets

    See essential program from all Village Departments translated into Arabic, Bosnian, Filipino, Gujarati, Persian, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Urdu and Vietnamese. Read on...
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    North Shore Center News!

    The Village Board recently approved an agreement with VenuWorks to provide facility management and programming services at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie. Read on...
  14. July 2022 SFD Career Day Masthead (JPG)

    Skokie Fire Department Career Day

    Wondering what a career in fire service is all about? Attend the Skokie Fire Department's Career Day on July 9 at Fire Station 17! Read on...
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    Summer = Mosquitoes and the Threat of West Nile Virus

    Learn how to protect you and your family this summer, and when trucks will spray your neighborhood. Read on...
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    Road Construction Maps and Information

    It's road construction season! See interactive and pdf maps as well as details on projects underway throughout the community. Read on...
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    Pace Bus Route Changes in Downtown Skokie

    Pace bus stops at Oakton Street and Niles and LaCrosse Avenues will be altered beginning May 16, 2022 through at least December 2023 due to a construction project. Read on...
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    Call for Photos! Skokie Summer Scenes Photo Exhibit

    The Skokie Fine Arts Commission invites anyone who lives, works or plays in Skokie to submit up to three photos that capture a glimpse of life in the community. Read on...
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    Village COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

    See up-to-date information on COVID-19 vaccines and Skokie-area providers. Read on...
  20. Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

    May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month!

    The Village of Skokie joins the Skokie Public Library and other community partners in celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month throughout May. Read on...
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    May is Jewish American Heritage Month

    Learn more about Jewish American Heritage Month that has been observed each May since 2006. Read on...
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    Carvana Development Information

    May 17, 2022 Carvana project update: project on hold pending Carvana's ability to resolve State of Illinois license suspension. Read on...
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    Business of the Year Nominations Underway!

    Which store, service or business provides the most outstanding service to the customer? Tell us why you love them and why they should be Business of the Year! Nominations due by August 31, 2022. Read on...
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    Textile Recycling Program Update

    There are lots of changes to the Simple Recycling textile recycling program! Go online to schedule a pick up today, don't just set it out on your recycling day, and please use your own bag or box. Read on...
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    Yard Waste Collection

    Yard waste collection resumes on April 6, 2022, and continues every Wednesday through early November, except for holiday weeks when yard waste is collected on Saturday. Remember - no grass clippings! Read on...
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    New! Skokie Police Department Quarterly Beat Meetings

    Attend a meeting with your Skokie Police Department 'Beat' officers for your neighborhood or business location to learn about what's going on in your area! Meetings will be held at various locations in each Beat. Read on...
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    June 28, 2022 Illinois Gubernatorial Primary Key Dates

    See a list of key dates leading up to the June 28, 2022 primary election for the Office of Governor in the State of Illinois. Read on...
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    Smart911 Emergency Notification System

    Stay informed in an emergency! Register now for the Skokie Smart911 Emergency Notification System to receive calls and texts on your mobile phone, as well as email alerts. Read on...
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    Watch Out for Coyotes!

    How to protect yourself, your family and your pets from coyotes that sometimes roam through Skokie and neighboring communities. Read on...
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    March/April 2022 NewSkokie

    The March/April 2022 edition of NewSkokie should arrive in homes during the week of March 7, and includes information on the 2021 Skokie Community Survey, the late-April Stand Against Racism, annual Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony and much more. Read on...
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    Access Village Services Online and by Phone

    Numerous Village services can be accessed online and by phone to save you a trip to Village Hall! Read on...
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    Check Your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Online

    IDPH Vax Verify portal allows Illinois residents age 18 and older to check their COVID-19 vaccination record. Read on...
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    Village Statement on Possible Westfield Old Orchard Sale

    During the recent creation of the Westfield Old Orchard Business District, the possibility of mall ownership changes or joint ventures were contemplated and addressed by Village leaders. Read on...
  34. Road Work Ahead

    IDOT Triangle Project

    Illinois Department of Transportation is realigning the triangle intersections of Dempster, Skokie Boulevard and Niles Center Road, which will cause traffic interruptions. Work resumes during early April 2022. Read on...
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    Highpoint at 8000 North

    Leasing is underway at Highpoint at 8000 North, offering 153 luxury apartments on the northwest corner of Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Downtown Skokie. Read on...