Yard waste pick up begins April 1st

Spring is here! Beginning Monday, April 1st, Groot will begin picking up yard waste again. All yard waste must be in a kraft paper bag or a container marked “Yard Waste”. Free stickers are available at the Village Hall to mark your cans. Please be certain containers are not excessively heavy. Yard waste includes leaves, […]

Winter Flooding reduction plan

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District is encouraging the public’s help to minimize flooding by reducing water use. Postponing high water consumption activities such as bathing or showering, running dishwashers or washing clothes will also help provide maximum capacity in the local and intercepting sewer systems. Click here for MWRD bulletin MWRD

Main Break – Loss of Water Service

8900 Monroe Block & 3300 & 3400 Prairie Blocks     LOSS OF WATER SERVICE Repairs to the water delivery system, the fire hydrants and/or valves on your block will necessitate shutting off water in your area on Monday, January 28, 2019 from approximately 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., unless complications arise that would require an […]

Wednesday garbage pickup up postponed – Groot Schedule Changes due to Dangerous predicted temperatures

Due to the dangerous temperatures and conditions predicted for Wednesday, Groot will not have trucks going out that day.  They will send trucks out Thursday but later than usual.  The pickup schedules will be as follows:   Wednesday garbage will be picked up on Thursday Thursday garbage will be picked up on Friday Friday garbage […]