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

!COMMUNITY ALERT!

03/05/19

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WILL BE HOSTING A LEARNING SEMINAR TO HELP YOU AVOID SCAMMERS/HACKERS FROM TAKING ADVANTAGE OF YOU.  WE WILL HAVE 3 GUEST SPEAKERS AND A QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION AT THE END OF THE PROGRAM.  THIS PROGRAM IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC. PLEASE JOIN US  ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20TH AT 6:30PM AT 102 LAKE BLUFF DR. (OAKWOOD EMERGENCY RESCUE BUILDING) IN OAKWOOD. RSVP IS GREATLY APPRECIATED SO WE HAVE ENOUGH SEATING FOR EVERYONE.   CALL 217-354-4255 TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT.

 

03/05/19

 THE 2019 ANNUAL RABIES CLINIC WILL BE HELD, SATURDAY MAY 18TH AT THE OAKWOOD FIRE STATION FROM 9-11AM. FOR DETAILS ON PRICES OF THE SHOTS PLEASE REFER TO THE VCDAR OR CALL  217-443-2660 FOR MORE INFORMATION.  IF YOU HAVENT PURCHASED YOUR VILLAGE TAG IT WAS DO IN JANUARY SO TO AVOID A CITATION PLEASE COME TO VILLAGE HALL AND GET A TAG FOR YOUR ANIMAL(S). TAGS ARE $3.00 EACH. 

03/05/19

THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE HALL WILL BE CLOSED ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

APRIL 19TH IN OBSERVANCE OF GOOD FRIDAY

APRIL 24TH AND 25TH FOR END OF FISCAL YEAR CLOSURE

JUNE 13TH AND 14TH FOR AUDIT PREPARATION.

 

 

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.*

 

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. 

 

 

02/09/18

*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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

!COMMUNITY EVENTS!

03/05/19

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WILL BE HOSTING A LEARNING SEMINAR TO HELP YOU AVOID SCAMMERS/HACKERS FROM TAKING ADVANTAGE OF YOU.  WE WILL HAVE 3 GUEST SPEAKERS AND A QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION AT THE END OF THE PROGRAM.  THIS PROGRAM IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC. PLEASE JOIN US  ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20TH AT 6:30PM AT 102 LAKE BLUFF DR. (OAKWOOD EMERGENCY RESCUE BUILDING) IN OAKWOOD. RSVP IS GREATLY APPRECIATED SO WE HAVE ENOUGH SEATING FOR EVERYONE.   CALL 217-354-4255 TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT.

 

 

THANK YOU TO NATALIE CHILDERS AS SHE PRESENTED CHIEF DEREK WESTON WITH A GIFT AS PART OF THE PARTICIPATION  OF 1OO  ACTS OF KINDNESS THROUGH OAKWOOD GRADE SCHOOL.

   GOOD JOB NATALIE!

 

FIRST FARMERS BANK AND TRUST IN OAKWOOD ILLINOIS HONORED CHIEF DEREK WESTON AND THE OAKWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT FOR NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT DAY.

 

 

 

 

 

12/19/18

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WOULD LIKE TO THANK LOVES TRAVEL CENTER FOR THEIR GENEROUS DONATION OF $2,000 TO THE VILLAGE FOR VETERANS PARK.

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chance of Rain
Sunday 03/24 30%
Chance of Rain
Showers early. Lows overnight in the upper 30s.
Partly Cloudy
Monday 03/25 10%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. High 47F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Clear
Tuesday 03/26 0%
Clear
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 47F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 03/27 0%
Partly Cloudy
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 56F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of Rain
Thursday 03/28 30%
Chance of Rain
Showers in the morning, then cloudy in the afternoon. High 62F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 30%.