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Posted on: November 23, 2020

ComEd Upgrades in Deerpath Subdivision

ComEd has submitted for a larger system upgrade that involves replacing existing underground cable for reliability improvements in the Deerpath neighborhood. The contractor, Intren, does notify residents with door knockers and make attempts to contact hom...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Santa Parade & Virtual Tree & Menorah Lighting Ceremony

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Please join the Village of Vernon Hills, Countryside Fire Protection District, Vernon Hills Police Department and the Vernon Hills Park District on Saturday, November 28, 2020 for an exciting holiday event! For the health and safety of our commun...

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

Waste Management Acquisition of Advanced Disposal

On November 10, 2020, the Village received formal correspondence from Waste Management that Advanced Disposal (ADS) has been acquired through a merger.  This acquisition was monitored by the Department of Justice Antitrust Division and SWALCO, an...

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Posted on: September 28, 2020

Waste Services Contract – Advanced Disposal, Inc.

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The Village has a contract with Advanced Disposal, Inc. for residential waste services.  Due to an oversight on the part of Advanced Disposal, the rate increase that was supposed to go into effect on December 1, 2019 was not implemented. &nbs...

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Posted on: November 11, 2020

Reporting Mailbox Damage After A Snow Event

During a snow event, it is possible that the force of the snow that rolls off of the blade of a Village snowplow may unintentionally cause damage to your mailbox. Therefore, if you should experience mailbox damage during a snowplow operation, please repor...

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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Welcome to Vernon Hills Senator Johnson!

Senator Adriane Johnson

On October 22, 2020, the Vernon Hills Park District hosted newly appointed Senator Adriane Johnson for a meet and greet with VHPD Executive Director Jeff Fougerousse, District 73 Superintendent Dr. Pete Hannigan, and VH Village Manager Mark Fleischhauer. ...

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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Seasonal Closing of Shelter Restrooms

The Village and Park District are anticipating closing all outdoor restrooms for the season starting Monday, November 2.  These include the restrooms at Hartman (290 Oakwood), Grosse Pointe (900 Grosse Pointe blvd), Hawthorn Melody (2221 Hazeltim...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Welcome, Trustee Nancy Forster!

Trustee Nancy Forster

At the October 6th Board Meeting, Trustee Nancy Forster was sworn in.   Village President Roger Byrne selected Nancy Forster for the Trustee position vacated by the resignation of Kari Brown.  Based on the length of the remainin...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Public Hearing - Hawthorn Mall Redevelopment

Date / Time: Tuesday, October 6th at 6 PM

Location: Village Hall - 290 Evergreen Drive, Vernon Hills

Background: The Village, Hawthorn Mall owners, taxing body partners, business groups and the wider community have been working to ...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Top 50 Best Places to Live for 2020!

27-Vernon-Illinois

We are pleased to share Money Magazine recently named Vernon Hills one of the top 50 Best Places to Live for 2020!    A place on this list is a testament to all facets of community, which includes diversity of housing, educational opport...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Finance Department Earns Certificate of Achievement

The Village recently learned the Finance Department earned the Certificate of Achievement for its comprehensive annual financial report!   This achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial re...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

National Preparedness Month

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National Preparedness Month (NPM) is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year.   The 2020 NPM theme is "Disasters Don’t Wait. Make Your Plan Today".

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Illinois Route 60 Resurfacing

Illinois RT 60 resurfacing (from RT 83 to Illinois RT 120) to begin September 14, with work to continue through Summer 2021.

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Village of Vernon Hills Consolidated Election on April 6, 2021

The Village of Vernon Hills Clerk’s Office has packet information from the Lake County Clerk for the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election. Seats on the ballot for the Village of Vernon Hills are Village President and four Village Trustee seats ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

Joint Review Board Meeting - August 27, 2020

On August 27, 2020, a continued meeting of the Joint Review Board for the proposed Hawthorn Mall Tax Increment Financing District was held. More information on this subject and next steps will be shared in the next edition of the Village Voice. To view th...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Census Workers in Vernon Hills Neighborhoods

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How to Identify Census Workers 

  • Census workers will have a valid ID badge with their photograph, a U.S. Department of Commerce watermark, and an expiration date.
  • Census workers will be wearing masks and social distancing.
  • Census workers may also be ...
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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Trustee Vacancy

On April of 2019, Trustee Kari Brown was elected to a four (4) year term of office with the Village of Vernon Hills.  Due to a change in residency, she has resigned her position as Trustee from the Village Board effective July 22, 2020.  ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Information

The Village of Vernon Hills, along with all local, State and Federal partners and healthcare experts, continues to monitor and receive updates regarding the COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus), including appropriate processes and procedures.

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Advanced Disposal Contract & Services

Recently, the Village extended its contract with Advanced Disposal for Waste and Recycling Collection for an additional five years.  

Residents may opt for a 95, 65, or 35 gallon recycling or refuse container and pricing will depend on the size of...

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