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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Parkway Tree Planting Cost-Sharing Program

Parkway Tree

The Village tree planting program is primarily a replacement program for fatally diseased trees or trees severely damaged by storms or ice. Due to the large number of trees needing replacement, it currently takes the Village several years to replace a tre...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Sewer Back Up Prevention Program

Overhead Sewer System

Did you know that the Village has a program to assist single-family homeowners with the cost of plumbing improvements to address sanitary sewer related backups? The program is being administered on a "first come - first served" basis, and will p...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Backflow Devices Must be Tested Annually

Sprinkler Head

Lawn sprinkler systems will be starting up soon. Plumbing Code and state regulations require that backflow preventers be tested annually and/or when a backflow preventer is relocated or re-installed every season. The water customer must contract with a li...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Thinking About Installing Solar Panels?

Solar Panels on House

The Village offers a rebate for solar panel installation for our residents and business owners. A rebate of 100% of building permit fees may be provided for installation of residential solar energy systems and 50% of building permit fees for installation ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2018

Monthly Village Brush Collection

Pile of Brush at Curb

The Village brush collection pick-up occurs the first Monday of a full week during each month (May through October). Brush must be at the curb by 7 a.m. A first sweep is conducted through the entire Village picking up the smaller piles of brush. Larger pi...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Coyotes in Our Community

Coyote

Are you concerned about seeing coyotes in La Grange Park? The Village is surrounded by Forest Preserve on three of its borders so its not uncommon for residents to see coyotes roaming the community.

The Village offers the following tips:

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Do You Live in a Joern Home?

Joern Home - 505 Dover

Charles E. Joern was very influential in the development of La Grange Park. From the Village Market to the Homestead Apartments to single family homes, his firm left its mark on the Village. Unfortunately, there are only limited records available of the h...

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