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Posted on: October 2, 2023

National Alert Test

IPAWS Test 2023

FEMA, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the national emergency alert system. The test is planned for Wednesday, October 4 starting at approximately 1:20 p.m. (Central Time). 

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Posted on: October 1, 2023

Veterans Coat Drive

GLMV 2023 Coat Drive Screen

The 2023 Veteran's Coat Drive, sponsored by the GLMV Chamber of Commerce, runs from October 1 through November 15.

New or gently used winter coats and cold weather gear in all sizes is greatly appreciated. Items will be distributed through the Mid...

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Posted on: September 19, 2023

Hispanic Heritage Month


National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15. 

The observation started in 1968 under President Lyndon Johnson as Hispanic Heritage Week, and was expanded to a month by President Ronald Reagan in 1988. The beginning ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

Suggested Trick-or-Treating Schedule


The Village's suggested Trick-or-Treat time is planned for Tuesday, October 31 from 4 to 8 p.m.

Those who are interested in participating are encouraged to turn on outside lights. Should you not want to participate, please consider hanging out a &...

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Posted on: July 31, 2023

Road Construction Info


'Tis the season for road construction. Here in Vernon Hills, work continues on Lakeview Parkway north and south of Route 60/Townline Road, with the bulk of the project expected to be complete by December. To the north, Winchester Road is closed between Bu...
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Posted on: April 4, 2023

Be Severe Weather Ready

Severe Weather

Please Be Proactive in Preparing for Severe Weather!

  • Be aware of changing weather – Subscribe to a severe weather app, often provided at no charge by local news outlets. Set it to receive emergency notifications.
  • Have a plan and communicate it with your fam...
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Posted on: June 1, 2023

June is Pride Month

Pride Banner 2023

During the June 6 Village Board Meeting, Trustees will proclaim June 2023 as Pride Month in Vernon Hills.

The Village of Vernon Hills works to create a welcoming, inclusive, equitable, accepting and safe community for all people. The Village joins with mun...

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Posted on: April 28, 2023

Community Voice Announcements


Check out announcements from community partners on our Community Voice webpage.

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