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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Buffalo Grove Road Bridge Work

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The Lake County Division of Transportation will be performing maintenance work on the Buffalo Grove Road bridge over Indian Creek within the Villages of Buffalo Grove and Vernon Hills. The work entails removing the existing bridge railings, galvanizing an...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Congrats, VH Pageant

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Congratulations to all of the participants in this year's Vernon Hills Pageant, held June 12 at the Sullivan Center.

Congratulations to Miss Vernon Hills 2021 Brianna Osharow, Junior Miss Tynia Henry, and Little Miss Kate Anderson.

We also honor Ju...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Village Names New Manager

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The Village of Vernon Hills has selected Kevin Timony as Village Manager. Timony was formally approved during the May 4 Village Board Meeting, and is expected to begin July 6.

Timony has served as Wauconda Village Administrator since 2017. Prior to that, h...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Hawthorn Mall Partnership Moves Forward

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During the May 18 Village Board Meeting, Centennial Founder and Chief Executive Officer Steven Levin thanked the Board and community for partnering in the redevelopment of Hawthorn Mall. Mr. Levin presented the Board with several bricks from Sears (which ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Medical Sharps Disposal Now Available

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As part of the Village’s residential municipal waste contract, new services were obtained to include organics collection, electronics collection, and medical sharps collection.  Medical sharps collection will be available at Countryside Fire, 600...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

CodeRED - Lake County Public Works Emergency Notification System

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In addition to the Village's Blackboard Connect Reverse 911 Notification System, the Lake County Public Works Department also has an Emergency Notification System called CodeRED to notify the community in the event of emergency situations or critical comm...
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Posted on: February 8, 2021

Blackboard Connect - Reverse 911 Notification System

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The Vernon Hills Police Department has a great communications tool available to reach the community. It's called Blackboard Connect. It's a mass notification system that allows us to quickly reach anyone at any time in an emergency or other outreach situa...
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Posted on: February 4, 2021

211 Lake County

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What is 211 Lake County?

211 is the place with the answers you need to live well in Lake County, Illinois.

211 is Lake County’s free one-stop shop for help:

  • It’s a telephone helpline.
  • It’s a texting chatline.
  • And, it&...
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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Diversity & Inclusion Consultancy

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On September 1, 2020, the Village Board authorized a consultancy for Ravenskeep, LLC to review Village’s policies and procedures that support equal opportunity in the workplace and practices that support diversity and inclusion, to better ensure consisten...

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