The Village of Algonquin, IL

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Algonquin e-News: September 2022 September 2022 

Meetings & Events
September 06 & 20 - 7:30 PM
September 07
September 10 & 11 -  10:00 AM
September 13 - 7:30 PM
September 20 - 7:45 PM
Historic Commission Workshop
September 17 & 24 - 8:00 AM
September 18 - 11:00 AM

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Art on the Fox Returns
Art on the Fox will take place September 10 & 11 beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Old Town Algonquin (South Main Street between IL Rte. 62 and Madison Street). This is a free cultural event hosting artists from near and far, as well as live entertainment. Food and beverages will be sold by local restaurants. We hope to see you there!

Village Offices Closed September 5 for Labor Day
The Ganek Municipal Center and Public Works Facility in Algonquin will be closed on Monday, September 5, in observance of the holiday. Groot refuse, recycling, and yard waste collection will be delayed by one day for the entire week.

High Hill Subdivision Improvement Project
Subdivision improvements are underway in the High Hill Subdivision. Roadways will be resurfaced, as well as other improvements, in the area as part of this project. Construction is scheduled to be completed in Fall 2022, weather permitting. Learn more below.

Groot Services Overview Flyer
The 2022 Groot Services Overview flyer for Algonquin residential customers was delivered this month and is available online. New sticker and cart prices for Groot services go into effect September 1. Stickers previously purchased will continue to be honored.

Free Fall Brush Collection begins in October
Free leaf and brush collection, provided by Groot, will take place on days of regular collection between October 1 and December 15. Program details are available by clicking "more".

Ted Spella Leadership School
Registrations are now being accepted for those persons interested in attending the returning Ted Spella Leadership School. The school seeks to bring together a cross section of participants who are eager to expand their community involvement. Learn more below!

Now Hiring: Public Works Director
The Village of Algonquin is seeking applicants for the position of Public Works Director, who provides professional management and oversight of the Public Works Department. Learn about this full-time career opportunity below.

Registration for Fall Recreation Activities Open!
The fall Algonquin Recreation activity guide is now available! Upcoming activities include a variety of youth dance and sport classes, as well as photo contests and much more! Register today!

Fall Hydrant Flushing Schedule
Hydrant flushing is scheduled to begin September 6 and continue through October 28. This exercise ensures proper operation of each hydrant and improves overall water quality. Residents may experience temporary losses of water pressure or notice water discoloration during this time.

Algonquin Summer Concerts Survey
Thank you to all of those who joined us for the return of the Algonquin Summer Concerts! Please take a moment and complete this short survey about the concerts found at the link below.

Swimming Pool & Splashpad Survey
Thank you to everyone who visited Lions Armstrong Memorial Pool this season! Please take a moment and complete this short survey about your experience. We appreciate your feedback!

Now Hiring: Maintenance Worker I
The Village of Algonquin is seeking applicants for the position of Maintenance Worker I (Utilities) for the Public Works Department. This is a full-time position with a competitive benefits. More details and application information can be found at the link below.

Algonquin Community Survey Information
At the end of September, the Algonquin Community Survey will be mailed to approximately 1,750 randomly selected households. Residents who receive the survey in the mail will have through October 28 to complete the survey and return it by mail or complete it online. To view results from previous years, click the link below.

Village Construction Projects
Stay up-to-date with the construction projects taking place within the Village by checking our Village Construction Projects webpage by clicking below. Notable projects featured on the page include Randall Road, the Algonquin Road (Route 62) bridge, and Downtown Streetscape projects.

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