Nomination Papers

Friday, December 1 is the first day to circulate nomination papers for the 2018 Spring Election. Nomination papers are available at the Village Offices or on-line at The due date for filing papers is Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 5pm.

Dog & Cat Licenses

All dogs and cats over 5 months of age require licensing. Rabies vaccination certificate is required at time of licensing. Dogs and cats must be licensed by April 1 of each year. Fees are: unaltered dog/cat $12; altered dog/cat $5. Cash or check only.

Holiday Garbage Pickup

When a holiday falls on a Monday or Tuesday, all garbage pick-ups will be one day later than scheduled. Christmas Day is on Monday, December 25th; garbage pickup for that week will be on Wednesday, December 27th. New Year’s Day is on Monday, January 1st; garbage pickup for that week will be on Wednesday, January 3rd.

Office Hours

The Village Offices will be closed: Monday, December 25; Tuesday, December 26; Friday, December 29; Monday, January 1.

Property Tax Bills

Tax bills will be mailed on or before December 15. Watch for a special mailing with additional tax information.

Christmas Tree Pickup

Christmas trees will be picked up curbside on Tuesday January 2 and 9. All ornaments and lights MUST be removed. No trees in bags.

Yard Waste

The last pickup for the season for yard waste containers is December 5.

Leaf Collection

Leaf collection will end the first week of December. Leaves should be raked into the street along the curb in 3-foot wide rows. No grass clippings, sticks or other garden debris is allowed. The Public Works Department follows a schedule for leaf collection. Each week, the collection starts on the south end of the Village where the trees are more mature and produce more leaves. The route continues to the west and north sections of the Village. During the last part of October and early part of November they may only be able to get through the Village once a week due to the heavy leaf fall.