The Village of Algonquin, IL

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Algonquin e-News: July 2019 July 2019

Meetings & Events
July 02 & 16- 7:30 p.m.
July 08 - 7:30 p.m.
July 09 - 7:30 p.m.
July 16 - 7:45 p.m.
July 10 - 7:00 p.m.
July 17 - 6:30 p.m.
Historic Commission Workshop
July 20 & 27 - 8:30 a.m.
July 31 - 5:00 p.m.

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Sleepy Hollow Road Construction
Construction on the section of Sleepy Hollow Road north of Longmeadow Parkway will continue through August, weather permitting. The project will upgrade vehicle and pedestrian infrastructure, including resurfaced roadway and enhance pedestrian walkways. Sign up for e-mail updates by clicking below.

Randall Road Construction Update
Intermittent lane closures to install temporary pavement to facilitate utility relocation and the building of the retaining wall along Randall Road between Harnish and Huntington will continue during this time. Please exercise caution when driving through the work areas. To sign up for project updates or check on the status of Randall Road, please click below.

Algonquin Founder's Days
The 2019 Algonquin Founder's Days Festival will be held July 25 - July 28 at Spella Park in Algonquin. The full schedule of events is available online. Click "more" to learn more.

Village Offices Closed - July 4
The Ganek Municipal Center and Public Works Facility in Algonquin will be closed on Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. Groot refuse, recycling, and yard waste collection will be delayed by one day for the entire week.

Sidewalk Repair Program Taking Place
On June 27, Village contractors began work as part of Algonquin's annual sidewalk repair program. Work will include removal, repair, and/or replacement of certain sidewalk slabs in designated neighborhoods. Details can be found by clicking below.

"The Wall That Heals" Vietnam Veterans Memorial
The Wall that Heals, a traveling replica of the Vietnam War Memorial located in Washington D.C., will be at Randall Oaks Park from July 4 through July 7. Algonquin residents should be advised that traffic interruptions on Algonquin Road will occur during the motorcade late July 2. For additional information, click "more."

Are Fireworks Allowed in Algonquin?
Quick answer, no. The Algonquin Police Department would like to remind residents that the sale, possession and/or use of fireworks is not only dangerous, but is also a violation of both State law and Village ordinance. Click "more" for the risks associated with violating this ordinance.

Algonquin Summer Concerts Are Here!
The Village of Algonquin is pleased to invite you and your family to the 2019 Algonquin Summer Concerts! Join us at Towne Park (100 Jefferson Street) on Thursday nights beginning in mid-July through mid-August for weekly concerts beginning at 7:00 p.m. Click "more" to learn more about these great events.

The Algonquin Citizen: Summer 2019 Newsletter
The Summer 2019 edition of The Algonquin Citizen newsletter is now available online. This document was mailed to Algonquin residents with their June water utility bills.

Algonquin Named Tree City USA
The Arbor Day Foundation announced that the Village of Algonquin is again named a Tree City USA community for its commitment to effective forest management. This is the 23rd year in which Algonquin has received this designation.

Summer Recreation Guide
The Algonquin Recreation Summer 2019 Guide is available now. Click "more" to see what awesome programs we have available this year!

Beat the Heat at Lions Armstrong Memorial Pool this Summer!
Season pool passes and swim lessons are still available for the remainder of the summer. View the link below for additional information!

Need a Permit? Apply Online!
The Village requires homeowners to have a permit for a variety of building alterations being made to a property. This includes items such as building sheds, replacing doors, adding additions, and many more. Once the permit is approved, homeowners will then be able to start their project and follow up with inspections shortly after. Apply for a permit today by clicking below!

Algonquin FY 19/20 Budget
The fiscal year 2019 - 2020 operating and capital budget is now available online. The annual budget represents the single most important policy adopted each year in any municipal organization. Click "more" to learn more about this important document.

Application for Valley Hi Tax Rebate Ends on July 31
McHenry County homeowners have until July 31 to apply for a rebate from the Valley Hi Nursing Home fund surplus. Click "more" for additional information.

Water Conservation Information
Conservation of water continues to be a priority of the Village of Algonquin. Click "more" for valuable information about the Village's water conservation regulations as we head into the summer season.

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