Groot is cancelling all waste pickup tomorrow due to the extreme storm warning for Friday, February 9th. Pickup will be done on Saturday February 10th.
The Weather service is predicting yet another winter storm to begin in our area at about 5:00 pm on Thursday February 8th with heavy snow to continue into Friday morning. Public Works is ready for the upcoming storm and will be out plowing and salting. The required 2” of snow to enforce the parking ban […]
In observance of the birthday of Rev. Martin Luther King, the Village Hall and Public Works will be closed Monday, January 15th. Offices will open at 8:30 am on Tuesday January 16th. In case of emergency, please dial 911.
A water main break was suspected and confirmed by leak detection on Wednesday, January 3rd at the NE corner of Burlington & Prairie. Since the break location identified is within 25’ of the centerline of the nearest BNSF track, the Village has some coordination with the railroad and an outside contractor for the repair. This […]
Picnic registration will begin on Monday, January 8, 2018 in the Lower Level of Village Hall. Doors open at 6:45 pm, registration begins at at 7:00 pm. Registration must be done in person, no phone calls or online reservations will be accepted. For more information, call 708-485-1474
Due to the frigid temperatures we are experiencing in this area, the Public Works Water Department is advising residents to turn the basement or lower level faucets to a slow trickle to prevent pipes from freezing.
The Village Hall will be closed for the holidays the following days: December 25th and December 26th January 1, 2018 On December 29th, the Village Hall will be open from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon Village Staff wishes everyone a happy and healthy holiday season!
There is a water main break at 4300 Blanchan. No boiling of water is required. You may need to clean the screens in your faucet when the water returns. Estimated repair is 2-3 hours.
Village crews are busy cleaning up the last of the leaves to get the streets cleared of all debris. The last day to put leaves in the street was November 30th. Please do not put any more leaves in the street. If you choose to, leaves can be bagged and tagged with extra garbage […]
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