Featured Announcements

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    Holiday Refuse and Recycling Schedule

    See informaation about this week's refuse and recycling collection schedule, along with Village Hall hours for the week. Read on...
  2. Small Business Saturday Graphic (JPG)

    Small Business Saturday is November 28

    Shop in Skokie and carry out from your favorite Skokie restaurants on November 28 - and all through the holiday season! Read on...
  3. Coronavirus state image (JPG)

    Illinois at Critical Point With COVID-19

    Resurgence mitigation measures went into effect state-wide on Friday, November 20. Read on...
  4. Village Hall (JPG)

    Access Village Services Online and by Phone

    Due to the rapid increase in cases of COVID-19 throughout the community and across the region, the Village encourages patrons to conduct Village business online or over the telephone. Read on...
  5. Cook County Mask Up Photo (JPG)

    Practice the 3 W's to Stay Healthy: Wear a Mask - Watch Your Distance - Wash Your Hands!

    See new info from the Skokie Health Department on how the virus is spreading. Read on...
  6. Senior Citizen Using Zoom on Computer (JPG)

    New Senior Reassurance Program

    Skokie seniors age 65 and older can participate in this new, free program to help decrease their isolation during this difficult time. Read on...
  7. Crawford Avenue

    Crawford Avenue Reconstruction Information - Golf Road to Oakton Street

    Visit a new website to view project information, ask questions and provide feedback on the project. Read on...
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    Information on COVID-19 Antibody Tests

    Local resources for antibody tests for past COVID-19 infection. Read on...
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    Cook County Issues Stay At Home Advisory

    Due to a surge in COVID-19 spread, residents urged to stay at home other than for essential errands or school for at least 30 days, effective November 16. Read on...
  10. Image of Police Headquarters building facade at sunset

    Brian Baker Appointed Skokie Police Chief

    Baker, who joined the Skokie Police Department in 1994, succeeds retiring Police Chief Anthony Scarpelli. Read on...
  11. Village Hall (JPG)

    Mike Charley Named Village of Skokie Director of Health and Human Services

    Charley brings extensive experience in all aspects of community health to lead the Village's Health and Human Services Department team. Read on...
  12. Thanksgiving Take Out

    Let Skokie Restaurants Prepare your Thanksgiving Meal!

    A number of Skokie restaurants are offering entire Thanksgiving dinners, side dishes and desserts for carry-out. Read on...
  13. SkokieWe GotThis Small Banner (JPG)

    #SkokieWeGotThis!

    Together, we can rise to the challenges of staying healthy and keeping Skokie businesses going! Local business depends on your business. Read on...
  14. sun in sky (JPG)

    New Solar Energy Option for Skokie Residents

    Both residents and small businesses can subscribe to support solar energy systems and receive a discount on their monthly electric supply charges. Read on...
  15. Assist-A-Family Logo

    Assist-A-Family Campaign

    The need is great this year - please donate if you can to help your Skokie neighbors who are experiencing financial stress during this holiday season celebrate with their families. Read on...
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    November/December NewSkokie

    See information on the 2020 Assist-A-Family campaign, preparing for winter weather, last call for vehicle stickers and more! Read on...
  17. Slow-the-spread of COVID-19 CDC 2 (JPG)

    Governor Pritzker Announces Mitigation Measures in Region 10, including Skokie

    Due to significant increases in COVID-19 cases, new safety measures go into effect at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, October 28. Take action to slow the spread! Read on...
  18. Fall 2020 STL Kim  masthead (JPG)

    Fall in Love With Skokie - Fall 2020 Skokie Through the Lens Exhibit

    The Fine Arts Commission invites all Skokie residents to send photos of fall in the community for this new online photography exhibit! Read on...
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    Contact Tracing Information and Programs

    See information about contact tracing and certification programs to control the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
  21. fall leaves

    Leaf Collection Starts on October 19, 2020

    Leaf collection will continue every five to seven working days as long as weather permits. Read on...
  22. Restaurant Tent Heater Photo (JPG)

    Skokie Fire Department Advice on Heating an Outdoor Tent

    Be fire safe while visiting with family and friends in an outdoor tent! Read on...
  23. Julie Image Call Before You Dig (JPG)

    Contact JULIE Before You Dig!

    Be sure to contact JULIE at least 48 hours before any project that involves digging to avoid potential danger from underground utilities. Read on...
  24. Skokie Indians - Copy (JPG)

    2019/2020 Skokie Through the Lens Exhibit

    See beautiful, interesting photos submitted by amateur photographers in the community in the Fine Arts Commission's annual exhibition. Read on...
  25. Coyote Masthead (JPG)

    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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    2020 Vehicle Sticker Sales Online and By Mail

    The deadline for display extended to November 30, 2020, with online and mail purchases available. Read on...
  27. treetrimComEd

    ComEd Begins Tree Trimming

    For several months, crews will trim trees and branches that interfere with or pose a risk to power lines. Read on...
  28. Nicor Gas Line Infrastructure Replacement Project Graphic

    Nicor Gas Infrastructure Replacement Project

    Beginning Wednesday, May 13th Nicor will begin a local gas main replacement project. Read on...
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    Second Nicor Gas Infrastructure Replacement Project

    Beginning Monday, July 13 Nicor will begin a second local gas main replacement project. Read on...
  30. Nicor Gas Line Infrastructure Replacement Project Graphic

    Nicor Gas Infrastructure Replacement Project

    Late the week of July 13, Nicor will begin another local gas main replacement project. Read on...
  31. 8000 North Rendering

    8000 North Update

    Update on construction of 153 luxury apartments on the northwest corner of Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Downtown Skokie. Read on...
  32. Village Hall Google Images

    Village Hall Open for Limited Transactions

    For the continued safety of the general public and Village staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Skokie encourages patrons to conduct Village business online or over the telephone. Read on...