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Sugar Grove Area Residents Can Now Receive Real Time Public Safety Messages Through Nixle

Posted on: April 16th, 2021

The Village of Sugar Grove and the Sugar Grove Fire Protection District have partnered to provide residents with emergency notifications and local alerts. Our agencies have partnered with Nixle to implement its Community Notification System to alert residents in real-time for localized emergency situations and relevant community advisories.

Reminder to Not Flush Wipes and Other Items

Posted on: April 16th, 2021

To avoid costly plumbing repairs and wider problems affecting public sanitary sewer systems and the environment, the Village of Sugar Grove and the Fox Metro Water Reclamation District (FMWRD) are reminding residents to throw away trash; do not flush it down the toilet, especially wipes. Despite what some packaging might say, wipes are NOT flushable […]

Village Named Tree City USA by Arbor Day Foundation for 27th Year

Posted on: April 15th, 2021

For the 27th year, the Village of Sugar Grove has been named a Tree City USA community in recognition of its commitment to community forestry. The Tree City USA program is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundation in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters. Sugar Grove is committed […]

Adopt-a-Highway Clean-Up Scheduled for Saturday, April 24

Posted on: April 15th, 2021

The Illinois Adopt-A-Highway program brings citizen volunteers into partnership with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to pick up trash and keep roadsides clean. Volunteer groups agree to remove litter from the assigned section of highway at least four times each year for a two-year period. IDOT provides safety vests and trash bags and removes […]

Public Participation Options for the April 20, 2021 Village Board Meeting

Posted on: April 14th, 2021

The Village of Sugar Grove will hold its regularly scheduled Village Board meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 2021, with changes to allow elected officials, staff and the public to participate remotely as detailed in Public Act 101-0640. To view the agenda, click here. To give a comment at the meeting, you […]

Village Seeks Applicants for Open Board and Commission Positions

Posted on: April 13th, 2021

As a result of the recent municipal elections, the Village is looking to fill vacancies on the Village Board, Plan Commission and the Police Pension Board. To learn more about the functions of each body, see the descriptions below. If you are interested is serving in one of these roles, please contact Senior Management Analyst […]

CMAP Pavement Assessment to Begin April 15th

Posted on: April 7th, 2021

Residents may see a vehicle like the one pictured traveling on roadways between April 15, 2021 and May 7, 2021. The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) has contracted with Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) for the road assessment and pavement management implementation for the Village of Sugar Grove. AECOM is overseeing efforts of the […]

Yard Waste Collection Resumes Week of April 5

Posted on: April 5th, 2021

Yard Waste Collection resumes the week of April 5 and runs through your last refuse pickup in November. Yard waste includes grass clippings, leaves, trimmings, branches and other material accumulated as the result of the care of lawns, shrubs and trees. Yard waste cannot contain any garbage, litter, rocks, sod or dirt. Yard waste should […]

Job Opening – Part-time Deputy Village Clerk

Posted on: April 2nd, 2021

The Village of Sugar Grove is currently accepting resumes for a part-time Deputy Village Clerk. To view the full job description, click here.

Hydrant Flushing April 5–16

Posted on: March 31st, 2021

The Village of Sugar Grove will be performing hydrant flushing the weeks of April 5th and 12th The Public Works Utilities Division performs hydrant flushing twice a year as part of the regular maintenance to the Village water distribution system. By simply flushing hydrants to allow water to flow rapidly through them, water quality is […]

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