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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!

 

06/20/22                                                  

THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE HALL WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, JULY 4TH IN OBSERVANCE OF THE HOLIDAY.  PLEASE HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HOLIDAY

 

 

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THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE BOARD REGULAR MEETINGS WILL NOW BE HELD ON THE 3RD MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH AT 6:30PM

 

 

06/23/21

THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE HALL IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC DURING THE FOLLOWING HOURS.

MONDAY          8-NOON/AVAILABLE BY PHONE IN AFTERNOON UNTIL 4PM

TUESDAY-THURSDAY  8-NOON – 1-4PM

FRIDAY-CLOSED/AVAILABLE BY PHONE 217-354-4255  UNTIL 4PM     

IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE OUTSIDE OF THESE HOURS, PLEASE CONTACT US AT 217-354-4255 AND WE WILL MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO ACCOMODATE YOUR NEEDS TO THE BEST OF OUR ABILITY. THANK YOU.

 

05/04/20 REPOSTED 04/13/21

WITH WARM WEATHER MANY ARE PLANNING CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS AND REPAIRS.  PLEASE REMEMBER YOU ARE REQUIRED BY ORDINANCE TO OBTAIN A BUILDING PERMIT FOR ALL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS THROUGH THE VILLAGE. WITH OUR OFFICES CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC YOU CAN OBTAIN THE APPLICATION ON OUR WEBSITE UNDER FORMS.  FILL IT OUT AND RETURN BY EMAIL TO villagehall@oakwoodil.org OR YOU CAN PLACE IT IN THE DROP BOX ON THE DOOR AT THE VILLAGE HALL.  WE WILL CONTACT YOU ONCE YOUR PERMIT HAS BEEN APPROVED.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

04/27/20  REPOSTED 04/13/21

ANY NEW BUSINESS, VENDORS, FOOD TRUCKS, OF ANY KIND ARE REQUIRED BY ORDINANCE TO FILL OUT A BUSINESS LICENSE PERMIT AND TURN IT INTO THE VILLAGE HALL.  THE FORM IS LISTED UNDER “FORMS” ON THIS WEBSITE AND CAN BE EMAILED TO THE VILLAGE OR DROPPED OFF AT THE VILLAGE HALL DROP BOX.  THE PERMIT WILL GO BEFORE THE VILLAGE BOARD FOR REVIEW AND A DECISION WILL BE MADE AT THAT TIME IF YOU ARE PERMITTED TO DO BUSINESS WITHIN THE VILLAGE BOUNDARIES. YOU ARE NOT ALLOWED TO SET UP AND DO BUSINESS WITHOUT AN APPROVED PERMIT.  THANK YOU.

6/05/18

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 100 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. 

 

 

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      !COMMUNITY EVENTS!

 

THE VILLAGE OF OAKWOOD WILL BE HOSTING A 4TH OF JULY PARADE.  LINE UP WILL BE AT 10:00AM WITH THE PARADE AT 11:00AM.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PARADE, ENTRY FORMS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE VILLAGE HALL OR CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW.  FOR SAFETY REASONS, WE ASK THAT IF YOUR GOING TO THROW CANDY OR OTHER ITEMS, TO PLEASE HAVE SOMEONE WALK ALONGSIDE YOUR VEHICLE/ENTRY TO GIVE OUT CANDY. THANK YOU.

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JUST A REMINDER, ALL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS, TREE REMOVAL PROJECTS, ETC. REQUIRE A BUILDING PERMIT FROM THE VILLAGE HALL.  ALL CONTRACTORS MUST REGISTER WITH THE VILLAGE HALL OFFICE, PROVIDING LICENSING AND PROOF OF LIABILITY INSURANCE.  FOR QUESTIONS CALL 217-354-4255

01/05/22

JUST A REMINDER TO ALL OAKWOOD RESIDENTS, VILLAGE PET TAGS ARE REQUIRED BY ORDINANCE FOR ALL DOGS AND CATS.  2022 PET TAGS ARE $3.00 EACH AND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT THE OAKWOOD VILLAGE HALL.  ALL PREVIOUS PET TAGS EXPIRED 12/31/21. TO AVOID AN ORDINANCE VIOLATION, STOP IN AND PURCHASE YOUR PET TAGS. IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO COME IN DURING NORMAL OFFICE HOURS PLEASE CONTACT US AT 217-354-4255 AND WE WILL DO OUR BEST TO ACCOMMODATE A TIME FOR YOU.THANK YOU.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DUE TO COVID-19 VIRUS THE FOLLOWING LINK ARE RECOMMENDATIONS THROUGH THE CDC.

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html