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The Village of Algonquin, IL

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Algonquin e-News: December 2023 December 2023 

Meetings & Events
December 2 | 4:30 PM
December 5 | 10:00 AM
December 5 | 7:30 PM
December 19 | 7:30 PM
December 11 | 7:00 PM
December 12 | 7:30 PM
December 19 | 7:45 PM
December 13
December 13 | 7:00 PM
December 23 | 8:30 AM

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Algonquin Fix It!
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Join Us for Miracle on Main December 2
Join us on Saturday, December 2, with friends and family as we kick off the holiday season in Old Town Algonquin! Most activities will begin between 4-4:30 p.m. and wind down into the evening. However, for those who wish to arrive earlier, Fern Hill's Merry Market will be open to visitors beginning at 3:00 p.m.

Village Offices Closed December 25 & 26
The Ganek Municipal Center and the Public Works Facility will be closed on Monday, December 25, and Tuesday, December 26, in observance of the holiday. Groot refuse, recycling, and yard waste collection will be delayed by one day for the entire week.

McHenry County Receives $20 Million Federal Grant for Randall Road Project
McHenry County has secured an additional $20 million in federal funding for the second phase of the Randall Road improvement project which will assist improvements on Randall Road from Ackman Road, in Crystal Lake, to Polaris Drive/Acorn Lane, in Lake in the Hills.

2024 Calendar & Annual Report
The 2024 Calendar and Annual Report is now available and can be viewed online at the link below. A copy of the calendar was mailed to residents last month.

Now Hiring: Engineer I
The Village is hiring a skilled Engineer I to contribute to public works projects, inspect infrastructure, and prepare engineering reports. Qualified candidates should possess a bachelor's degree in engineering, at least one year of civil engineering experience, and be a registered Professional Engineer in Illinois. Learn more and apply below.

Holiday Lights Recycling through January 17
The Village is partnering with Elgin Recycling to offer holiday light recycling through January 17 at Ganek Municipal Center, 2200 Harnish Drive. Most holiday lights will be accepted; please refrain from dropping off household lights. Click 'more' to view the list of accepted and unaccepted items.

Sign Up Now for Winter/Spring Recreation Activities
You can now conveniently view and register for a variety of upcoming activities online. From holiday activities and sports classes to adult variety courses, there's something for everyone. Sign up today!

Algonquin Police Department Green Bracelet Program
Learn about the Algonquin Police Department's Green Bracelet Program, which assists residents who are elderly or have disabilities communicate their needs effectively.

Overnight Parking Restrictions through April 15
Individuals who wish to park a vehicle overnight on the street will need to complete the 'Overnight Parking Request Form' by clicking "more" until April 15. Please be aware that there may be restrictions on these requests.

Avoid Scams during the Holiday
Each year, scammers have taken advantage of people to con them out of their money. Knowing how to identify scams is the first step toward preventing fraud from happening to you. Learn more about how you can identify scams by clicking the link below.

2024 Art on the Fox: Call for Artists
Attention all artists! Get ready to showcase your talent at the 2024 Art on the Fox show in the breathtaking Old Town Algonquin! This event is the perfect platform for you to showcase your creativity and reach a wider audience. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to be a part of something truly special! Click the link to apply today and take the first step towards a unforgettable experience!

Sidewalk Snow Removal
As the snow begins to fall, the Village of Algonquin would like to remind residents of their responsibility to remove snow and ice accumulating on the abutting sidewalks within 24 hours after any snowfall has ceased.

Annual Comprehensive Financial Report (audit) Available
The Village of Algonquin's Annual Comprehensive Financial Report, or financial audit, for fiscal year ended April 30, 2023, is now available online.

Stay Updated on Village Construction Projects
Check the Village Construction Projects webpage for updates on ongoing construction projects, including major roadway, water and sewer, and natural area improvement projects.

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