The General Government team works closely with all nine Village departments. It is led by Village Manager Jim Norris, who was appointed by the Village Board to oversee the day-to-day operations of the municipality.
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Block party information
Click here (PDF) to download block party application.
Block parties on public property must be concluded by 10 p.m.
Please contact the Public Works Department at 847-490-6800, to arrange for the use of barricades, if needed. These should be set in a manner that will allow emergency vehicles to enter and exit the area. Your barricades will be available at the Public Works Building, 2305 Pembroke, and should be returned promptly after the party in the same condition as when issued.
Please note that no alcoholic beverages may be dispensed on public property, including streets, parkways, and sidewalk areas, and also no athletic or climbing devices may be placed on the Village's rights-of-way.
Fire and Police Department personnel are available upon request for public education opportunities.
Garage sale information
As of Jan. 1, 2012, the Village requires a no-fee permit for garage sales. Click here for more information. Signs advertising this type of sale may not be placed on any public right-of-way.