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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Skokie and Evanston Set to Enter New 20-Year Water Contract

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Stand Against Racism Set for April 21 and 22, 2021

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For years, the Village of Skokie has participated in the Evanston-North Shore YWCA's annual Stand Against Racism initiative. The Village takes a Stand Against Racism every day by raising awareness about the impact of institution...
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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Information Resources About COVID-19 Vaccinations During Ramadan

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The Skokie Health and Human Services Department reports receiving inquiries from members of the community concerned about scheduling a COVID-19 vaccination during Ramadan, which begins soon. 
Those seeking more information are encouraged to view a...
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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Clean, Green Skokie!

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It is time again to kick off the annual Clean, Green Skokie! clean-up event. Please sign up to participate in a good old-fashioned neighborhood clean-up that runs through April 23, 2021. The Village will supply bags, gloves and vests for...
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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Skokie's Water Supply Safety

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The Village of Skokie began conducting lead and copper monitoring (sampling and testing) in 1992 when the Lead & Copper Rule was implemented by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA).  In 2002, based on Skokie's satisfac...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions - Village COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

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

 

For the week of April 19, the Village will continue to offer both first- and second-dose clinics, although vaccine supply still remains limited. The Village ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Seasonal Job Opportunities Available!

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The Village of Skokie is now accepting applications for summer employment. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and enrolled in college for the upcoming Fall 2021 semester. Proof of enrollment is required at the time of application for employment. ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

Illinois 'Bridge to Phase 5' Information

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On March 18, 2021, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike announced a metrics-based, vaccination-informed framework for Illinois to advance to Phase 5 of the state’s Restore Illinoi...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Repaving Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park Multi-Use Trail

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April 16, 2021

For Immediate Release

Public InformationConstruction Activity Notice  

Construction on the Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park Park Multi-Use path from Oakton Street to Dempster Street is scheduled to begin on Thursday, April 22, 2021 an...

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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: 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 if you live in the 60076, 60077 and 60203 zip code areas. Every household member age 16 and over is encouraged to pre-register. Note: You will not r...

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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 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: 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: 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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