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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!

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. 

 

05/24/18                                                       

*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.*

*****REMINDER*****

 TO AVOID AND ORDINANCE VIOLATION  ALL PETS MUST HAVE A VILLAGE TAG AND COUNTY TAG.  PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO RUN AT LARGE AND MUST BE ON A LEASH AT ALL TIMES OR YOUR PET WILL BE PICKED UP BY VERMILION COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL AND YOU WILL BE ISSUED A FINE.   NO PETS ARE ALLOWED AT THE OAKWOOD PARK AT ANYTIME.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

 

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!

CONGRATULATIONS TO DIXIE SMITH OF FIRST FARMERS BANK AND TRUST FOR HER QUICK ACTIONS TO STOP A CRIME.  DIXIE WAS HONORED BY POLICE CHIEF JOSH BENNETT OF THE OAKWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT, THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE BOARD, AND HER CO-WORKERS AT FFBT.

 

 

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WANTS TO WELCOME BETHANY TO TOWN!

BETHANY IS A TRAINED lCC K-9 COMFORT DOG FROM TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH IN DANVILLE, IL.  HER HOST FAMILY LIVES IN OAKWOOD. SHE INTERACTS WITH PEOPLE AT CHURCHES, SCHOOLS, NURSING HOMES, HOSPITALS, EVENTS AND IN DISASTER RESPONSE SITUATIONS. FOR MORE INFORMATION WE HAVE BUSINESS CARDS AVAILABLE AT VILLAGE HALL OR VISIT HER FACEBOOK PAGE AT BethanyComfortDog.

 

THE AMERICAN LEGION POST #610 OAKWOOD, IL POSTS THE SIGNS THROUGHOUT THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD TO HONOR THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO ARE CURRENTLY SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES.

IN ORDER TO UPDATE THE SIGNAGE WE NEED RESIDENTS TO CONTACT THE  AMERICAN LEGION IF YOU HAVE A FAMILY MEMBER WHO IS CURRENTLY SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES.

THE CRITERA IS AS FOLLOWS:

  1. MUST BE A NATIVE OF THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WHO GRADUATED FROM OAKWOOD HS
  2. CURRENTLY SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES

WE WOULD ALSO LIKE RESIDENCE TO NOTIFY US OF THOISE WHO HAVE BEEN DISCHARGED FROM SERVICE SO WE CAN TAKE DOWN THOSE SIGNS.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT CHARLES MERCER AT mercer.c@att.net OR FERRELL STROH  AT ferrell.stroh@yahoo.com.  THANK YOU.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tuesday 07/17 0%
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Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 84F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
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Wednesday 07/18 10%
Clear
Generally sunny. High near 80F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 07/19 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High around 80F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Friday 07/20 60%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. High 81F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
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Saturday 07/21 20%
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Some sun in the morning with increasing clouds during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 76F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.