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Posted on: March 2, 2021

2019/2020 Beautification Award Winners

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Each year in the late summer, the Village’s Beautification and Improvement Commission puts out a call for Property Beautification Award nominations. The awards are intended to recognize the efforts of both commercial and reside...
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Posted on: February 23, 2021

March/April 2021 NewSkokie

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The March/April 2021 edition of NewSkokie contains information about yard waste collection resuming on April 7, the Village's compost bin reimbursement program, a reminder to 'spring forward' with the clocks and change emergency alert batteries o...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Debra Stinson Names Village Human Resources Director

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Debra Stinson Named Skokie Human Resources Director

Effective February 22, 2021, Debra Stinson is appointed as Human Resources Director for the Village of Skokie, Village Manager John T. Lockerby has announced.

“The Village of Skokie is very fortunate to ha...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions - Village COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

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Week of March 1, 2021COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ - Skokie Health and Human Services Department

This week, the Village of Skokie only received enough vaccine to offer second doses to individuals who already received first doses at Village of Skokie clinics during ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Pre-Registration Open

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Village of Skokie COVID-19 Vaccination Process

1. Pre-register with the Village of Skokie. Every household member age 16 and over is encouraged to pre-register. Note: You will not receive a confirmation email from the Village after pre-registering.

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Posted on: January 24, 2021

Village of Skokie COVID-19 Vaccine Portal Information

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Week of January 25, 2021 - all appointments offered to Skokie residents and healthcare workers in Phases 1A and 1B are filled. More appointments will be released when additional vaccine supplies become available, which is expected on or before February 1,...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Skokie Now in Phase 4 IDPH "Restoration"

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The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced that Region 10, which includes Skokie and much of suburban Cook County, is moving to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan effective today. This change is due to the area meeting established b...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Important Information About COVID-19 Vaccine Communications

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Subscribe to SkokieNews, the Village's electronic newsletter, to make sure that you receive important announcements about the Village of Skokie COVID-19 vaccination clinics and more. SkokieNews is issued every Tuesday afternoon, but will likely i...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

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

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November 9, 2020 Update

Stay Healthy, Skokie - Wear A Mask - Watch Your Distance - Wash Your Hands!

The Skokie Health Department's extensive contact tracing efforts for cases in the community show that the virus is being spread by the following types of act...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Be Prepared for Alternate-Side Parking!

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    Click here to view a video explaining the Skokie Alternate-Side Parking program.

Alternate-side parking goes into effect from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., seven days a week, when two inches or more of snow falls. The snow removal program is a mi...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Access Village Services Online and by Phone

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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. 

Nearly all Village services can be completed online via the Vi...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

New Senior Reassurance Program

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The Skokie Human Services staff have created a new Senior Reassurance Program for Skokie residents age 65 and over. The program goal is to provide a safe haven to seniors that helps decrease their isolation during these difficult times, ...
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Posted on: October 27, 2020

#SkokieWeGotThis!

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What does the Village's new campaign mean?

We can get through the challenges posed by COVID-19 together! We can wear masks, avoid gatherings, socially distance and wash our hands to keep us, our families and neighbors healthy and safe.&...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

New Solar Energy Option for Skokie Residents

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Learn more about the CS2 Program at the program’s customer portal www.northshorecommunitysolar.org or by calling MC-Squared Energy services at 833/949-2810. 

Skokie residents are now able to access Community Solar subscriptions through th...

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

Skokie Fire Department Advice on Heating an Outdoor Tent

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The Skokie Fire Department urges the community to please read and follow these safety guidelines for heating tent interiors. 

Print a pdf of the document.

See more fire prevention information from the Skokie Fire Department.

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

Contact JULIE Before You Dig!

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Call 8-1-1 or Click Before You Dig!

The Skokie Fire Department has seen an increase in accidental underground gas mains being struck by digging. Please take the time to contact JULIE at least 48 hours prior to digging! It is a free public safety service.

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Lane Closures on Oakton Street West of Lincoln Avenue

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Lane Closure for Construction Activity on Oakton Street.

Beginning on March 3, 2021 construction operations for the 8000 North Development will begin on Oakton Street. The north curb lane on Oakton Street between Lincoln and Floral Avenues will be closed t...

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

8000 North Update

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See a video showing progress on the 8000 North construction from an aerial view.

Construction continues at a rapid pace for the 8000 North project being constructed on the northwest corner of Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Downtown Skokie.  T...

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