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Water / Sewer Ordinance Amendment

Water / Sewer Ordinance Amendment

On April 8, 2019, the Village Board approved Ordinance 2019-07, An Ordinance Amending Chapter 225 of the Bannockburn Village Code Regarding Terms of Service for Village Water Supply Customers. The purpose of this amendment was to establish additional grounds and procedures for terminating water service in the Village. The Ordinance makes clear that improper use […]

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Transfer Tax Referendum News Article

Below is a recent newspaper article courtesy of the Chicago Tribune/Deerfield Review related to the failed April 2019 referendum on the real estate transfer tax. Bannockburn looks inward to address water issues after referendum to create new tax fails By: Steve Sadin, Pioneer Press

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Garbage Amnesty Day

Garbage Amnesty Day

Our annual clean up day is coming up on June 3, 2019. This is a great time to clean up and out! The program allows you to place items such as furniture and other household items lingering in the basement. Please no paint, gasoline or solvents. Additionally, no tires, dirt or large landscaping material. For […]

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Spring 2019 (April 2) Election Results

Spring 2019 (April 2) Election Results

The unofficial April 2nd, 2019 election results according to the Lake County Clerk’s Office can be located at the following website: 

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Election Day Voting (April 2, 2019)

Election Day Voting (April 2, 2019)

Election’s are administered by the Lake County Clerk’s Office and all voting information related to the upcoming election can be found on their website.  Please click on the following link to find more information about voting in this election:  www.lakecountyil.gov/343/Voting-Options#ElectionDay

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Lake County Health Department Offers Reduced Well Water Testing Rates

Lake County Health Department Offers Reduced Well Water Testing Rates

The Lake County Health Department is offering a reduced well water testing fee for homeowners who use well water as their primary source of drinking water. Now until March 22, the fee for testing for bacteria and nitrates will be reduced from $18 to $12. 

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Real Estate Transfer Tax Referendum

On January 14, 2019, the Village of Bannockburn Board of Trustees approved a Resolution to initiate the submission of a public question to establish a Real Estate Transfer Tax.  The referendum has been filed with Lake County and will be on the April 2nd ballot. The referendum is related to whether the Village of Bannockburn […]

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Preventing Frozen Pipes

Cold weather can have a damaging effect on water pipes. While frozen water pipes aren’t life threatening, frozen or broken water pipes do cause damage to homes each winter. Even if you have not experienced frozen pipes in the past, sudden cold snaps can cause pipes to freeze up or burst. The following guidelines will help you […]

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Upcoming Frigid Weather & Water / Leak Tracking

Upcoming Frigid Weather & Water / Leak Tracking

With the upcoming winter weather / bitterly cold temperatures predicted through the end of next week in our area, now is the time to get signed up for the new EyeOnWater program that allows you to track your water usage and also get notified if you have a water leak inside your home!^  DON’T wait […]

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SWALCO Household Chemical Waste Drop Off Event on January 28th Cancelled

SWALCO Household Chemical Waste Drop Off Event on January 28th Cancelled

From the SWALCO website— The National Weather Service is currently forecasting a 100% probability of snow accumulating 6-8 inches with 15-25mph winds. These severe weather conditions will create treacherous travel conditions, site logistical issues and present unacceptable safety issues for residents and event workers which is why this is being cancelled. The next available Household […]

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