Featured Announcements

  1. Skokie Police Department Facebook Masthead (JPG)

    Message from the Skokie Police Department

    The Skokie Police Department is focused on building, strengthening, and maintaining long-term relationships with the community we serve. Read on...
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    Message from Mayor George Van Dusen

    At the June 1, 2020 Skokie Village Board meeting, Skokie Mayor George Van Dusen spoke on behalf of the entire Village Board about recent events in the United States. Read on...
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    Many Skokie Businesses Reopening This Week

    Please support them and have patience as they work through new operating procedures! Read on...
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    Skokie Businesses - See Reopening Guidelines!

    Many Skokie businesses will be allowed to reopen on May 29, with restrictions. See guidelines for these restrictions for restaurants, bars, personal care salons, retail businesses and more. Read on...
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    Skokie Business Community: Please Complete Online COVID-19 Impact Survey

    Help provide critical feedback to help determine the next steps in the local economic recovery. Read on...
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    2020 Vehicle Sticker Sales Begin June 1 Online and By Mail

    The deadline for display extended to November 30, 2020, with online and mail purchases available. Read on...
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    2020 Skokie Farmers' Market

    The Skokie Farmers' Market will reopen on June 7 in a new location on the northwest corner of Oakton Street and Floral Avenue across from Skokie Village Hall. Read on...
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    Skokie Launches New Zoombusiness Tool

    Easy-to-use, interactive database helps Skokie residents find open restaurants, stores and services so they can support local businesses! Read on...
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    Respond to the Census Today!

    Help shape Skokie's future by visiting 2020CENSUS.GOV or by calling 1-844-330-2020 to respond to the census today. Read on...
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    Skokie Spirit Shines Through!

    Help build this campaign to show Skokie's strong spirit during this difficult time - send your stories and photos and consider donating to the Skokie Community Foundation's fundraising effort. Read on...
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    May 17 Storm Summary and Recommendations for Residents Who Experienced Flooding

    The Village of Skokie received 3.41 inches of rain on May 17, bringing the total accumulation to 7.35 inches of rain between May 13 and 17, 2020. Read on...
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    New Video Message from Mayor George Van Dusen

    In his May 8, 2020 message to the community, Mayor Van Dusen expresses gratitude, shares plans to move the community forward and more. Read on...
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    Contact Tracing Training Programs Announced

    See information on local and state contact tracing certification programs to control the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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    Village Launches Economic Recovery Task Force

    A volunteer group of Skokie business and healthcare leaders are assisting the Village with its response to COVID-19-related economic issues. Read on...
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    Village Hall Reopening on June 8 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...
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    Skokie Fire Department Annual Fire Hydrant Flushing Program

    The program helps ensure that optimal water flow is available to firefighters, residents and businesses. Read on...
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    May/June 2020 NewSkokie

    Featuring a message from Mayor George Van Dusen, info on the Village's May 25 virtual Memorial Day observance and more. Read on...
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    Student Outstanding Artists Recognition (SOAR) Exhibit Now Online

    The 2020 SOAR exhibit that features artwork from hundreds of Skokie school children is now available to enjoy online! Read on...
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    Governor Pritzker's Restore Illinois Plan

    Update on moving from phase three to phase four of the five-phase plan to re-open the State of Illinois economy by region. Read on...
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    Skokie Fourth of July Parade and Fireworks Cancelled

    Village of Skokie and Skokie Park District officials, as well as the Skokie Fourth of July Parade Committee, have reached the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Skokie 4th of July parade and 3-D fireworks festival. Read on...
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    Calling Volunteer Sewists!

    Volunteer sewists are asked to make cloth face masks for Niles Township Food Pantry clients. Read on...
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    Special Thanks to the Skokie Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers!

    Dr. William Werner is among many MRC members assisting the Skokie Health Department each day to respond to the community's needs. Read on...
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    Collective Resource Offers Curbside Food Scrap Collection

    Discounted rates for Skokie homes and businesses. Subscribe this week during International Compost Awareness Week! Read on...
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    State Order Requires Use of Cloth Face Coverings

    The use of a face cover is required while working, shopping or other situations when in close proximity to others. Read on...
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    Resources for Businesses

    Information on resources available to assist businesses impacted by COVID-19. Read on...
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    Recycling Guidelines

    See this easy guide for what can be recycled in your toter cart, and how to prepare materials for recycling. Read on...
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    Illinois Vehicle Emissions Testing Resumes

    90 day grace period to help reduce extremely long wait times. Read on...
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    Oakton Street Lane Closure between Lincoln Avenue and Floral Avenue

    Beginning on May 26, westbound north curb lane will be closed for 8000 North Development construction. Read on...
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    Niles Center Road Resurfacing Begins March 30

    Work between Church Street and Touhy avenue expected to be complete in summer 2020. Read on...
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    Lincolnwood Begins Water Main Installation

    Construction begins during the week of March 2, and the project corridor includes several areas in Skokie. Read on...
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    Lincoln Avenue Water Main Project

    Work between Brown and Cleveland Streets begins during the week of April 6, 2020; road closure April 21 and 22. Read on...
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    Nicor Gas Infrastructure Replacement Project

    Beginning Wednesday, May 13th Nicor will begin a local gas main replacement project. Read on...
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    8000 North Website Information

    Updated information about the 8000 North development on Oakton Street at Lincoln Avenue. Read on...