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Welcome to the Village of Oakwood’s Website!  “Serving the community to the best of our ability.” 

Scroll down for more information about community events and community alerts as well as the local weather.  

!COMMUNITY ALERT!

12/12/18

*****REMINDER*****

 TO AVOID AND ORDINANCE VIOLATION  ALL PETS MUST HAVE A VILLAGE TAG AND COUNTY TAG.  TAGS FOR 2019 ARE DUE IN JANUARY.  PLEASE RESPECT THE SAFETY OF OTHERS AS PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO RUN AT LARGE AND MUST BE ON A LEASH AT ALL TIMES. NON COMPLIANCE TO ORDINANCE15-6-8-1 WILL RESULT IN A CITATION.  NO PETS ARE ALLOWED AT THE OAKWOOD PARK AT ANYTIME.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

12/12/18

CURRENT JOB POSTING FOR EMERGENCY RESCUE: TRANSPORT VAN DRIVER

*THE OAKWOOD EMERGENCY RESCUE IS LOOKING FOR EMT’S AND FIRST RESPONDERS TO JOIN OUR TEAM.  FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT TERRY HUME AT 217-354-2479.*

 

12/03/18

THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE HALL WILL BE CLOSED ON THE FOLLOWING DATES IN OBSERVANCE OF THE HOLIDAYS:

DECEMBER 24TH AND 25TH

DECEMBER 31ST AND JANUARY 1ST

PLEASE HAVE SAFE AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

06/05/18

THERE IS NO SOLICITING ALLOWED IN THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD. IF YOU HAVE A SOLICITOR IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD PLEASE REPORT TO VILLAGE HALL AT 217-354-4255.  AS ALWAYS, IF SOMEONE THAT YOU DO NOT KNOW IS AT YOUR DOOR DO NOT ANSWER WITHOUT PROPER IDENTIFICATION.  ALL SOLICITORS MUST REGISTER AT THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE HALL AT 106 S. SCOTT ST. AND ARE NOT ALLOWED TO GO DOOR TO DOOR IN THE VILLAGE WITHOUT SPECIAL PERMIT  FROM THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE PRESIDENT AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES. 

 

02/15/18

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD NOW HAS AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC OUR ECODE LINK THROUGH GENERAL CODE.  THIS PROVIDES ALL OF OUR VILLAGE ORDINANCES ONLINE.  GO TO OUR WEBSITE oakwoodil.org, GO TO ORDINANCE PAGE, AND LOOK FOR THE LINK THAT STATES “ORDINANCES ON LINE”.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT THE VILLAGE HALL AT 217-354-4255. THANK YOU.

 

02/09/18

*EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY*

FOR DISCUSSION ON ANY MATTER AT A VILLAGE BOARD MEETING YOU MUST BE PLACED ON THE MEETING AGENDA PRIOR TO THE MEETING. YOU WILL BE GIVEN 3 MINUTES TO SPEAK OR THE TIME ALLOTTED BY THE VILLAGE BOARD. ALL MEETINGS WILL NOW BE RECORDED.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

 

Repost 03/17/15 on 05/9/17 ON 02/01/18

WITH THE CHANGE OF THE WEATHER MANY RESIDENTS ARE PLANNING HOME IMPROVEMENTS, CONSTRUCTION, ROOFING PROJECTS, SHEDS, GARAGES, FENCES, PATIOS, ETC.  AS A REMINDER THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD’S ORDINANCE  REQUIRES RESIDENTS TO OBTAIN A BUILDING PERMIT FROM THE VILLAGE .  FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE VILLAGE HALL AT 217-354-4255. THANK YOU.

 

 

 

 

!COMMUNITY EVENTS!

12/12/18

ELECTION PACKET FILING FOR 4 YEAR TERM VILLAGE TRUSTEE ARE DUE IN THE VILLAGE HALL NO LATER 4:00PM 12/13/18 AS POSTED.  THANK  YOU.

 

 

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WOULD LIKE TO WELCOME LOVES TRAVEL CENTER AND HARDEES TO OUR COMMUNITY

 

 

SANTA CAME TO TOWN WITH MRS. CLAUS AND HIS ELVES.  THANKS TO ALL WHO MADE THIS EVENT POSSIBLE!

 

 UPCOMING EVENT

11/05/18

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD ALONG WITH OBIES ARCTIC CHILL IS HOSTING A

CHRISTMAS DECORATING CONTEST

PICK UP AN ENTRY FORM, FILL IT OUT, AND DROP IT BACK OFF AT VILLAGE HALL

DECORATE THE OUTSIDE OF YOUR HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS. HAVE FUN AND BE CREATIVE! 

(MUST BE A RESIDENT INSIDE THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD TO PARTICIPATE)

JUDGING WILL BE DONE ON 12/15/18.  WINNER WILL RECEIVE A PLAQUE

AND A $25.00 GIFT CERTIFICATE FROM OBIES. WINNER WILL BE NOTIFIED BY PHONE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clear
Monday 12/17 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 41F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Clear
Tuesday 12/18 10%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 43F. Winds light and variable.
Mostly Cloudy
Wednesday 12/19 10%
Mostly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 48F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 12/20 80%
Chance of Rain
Showers early becoming a steady light rain later in the day. High 47F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 12/21 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy with gusty winds. Temps nearly steady in the mid to upper 30s. Winds NNW at 20 to 30 mph.