IHDA Grant Awards Program – March 7, 2017

IHDA Grant Awards PR_3-7-17   Machesney Park to Invest in Neighborhoods Village earns grants to address neighborhood revitalization MACHESNEY PARK, IL (March 7, 2017) – The Village of Machesney Park has been awarded grants from the Illinois Housing Development Authority to revitalize neighborhoods throughout the Village. Using the grant awards, the Village will administer programs…

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Snow Emergency Declared – December 17, 2016

Due to the expected snowfall, The Village of Machesney Park is declaring a Snow Emergency starting at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, December 17, 2016 and ending at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 18, 2016.  During this emergency, no vehicles may park or stand on any road, highway, roadway shoulder, ditch or any other property used,…

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Public Safety Awareness Forum

PUBLIC SAFETY AWARENESS FORUM Tuesday, November 29th – 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Location: GPS FAITH COMMUNITY 10714 N. 2nd Street 1/4 mile north of IL173 on west side service road This is a free public forum on public safety awareness presented by area and regional police professionals This forum is for all ages, bring…

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Christmas Tree Recycling

The Village will be accepting Fresh-Cut Christmas Trees for Recycling from January 1 – 15, 2017. Fresh-cut trees (artificial trees are not accepted) can be dropped off at the collection site, located in the Southwest corner of the old JC Penney parking lot at the former Machesney Park Mall. Access to the site can be done via…

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Potbelly Sandwich Shop coming to Machesney Park

For immediate release – October 11, 2016 Potbelly Sandwich Shop coming to Machesney Park Potbelly’s newest restaurant on Route 173 to open by the end of 2016 Machesney Park – Potbelly Sandwich Shop will open a new 2,400 square foot restaurant at 1419 West Lane, in Machesney Park this fall. The restaurant will give area…

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Machesney Park, a Destination for New Retailers

Machesney Park, a Destination for New Retailers Rue 21 Tops the List of New Businesses to Open Stores in Machesney Park The number of places to shop in the northern Rockford area is growing. With the completion of the West Lane Route 173 improvement project, Machesney Park’s primary retail corridor is enjoying the benefits of five…

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August 2016 Yards of Distinction Awards

The Village is pleased to announce the winners of the August 2016 Yards of Distinction award. The Village is very proud and grateful for those that choose to invest in their properties, and Machesney Park, to make our community a more beautiful place to live, work, and play. Please contact the program manager, Clerk Mitchell,…

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Alpine Road Multi-Use Path

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FRIDAY, July 22, 2016 Construction to Begin on Alpine Road Multi-Use Path   Beginning Monday, July 25th, construction crews will begin work to construct a new multi-use path along Alpine Road.  Path improvements will be constructed along the west side of Alpine Road starting behind Lowe’s and running south to an area…

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IHDA Home Refinance Program

IHDA is pleased to announce I-Refi, the first-of-its-kind refinance product for homeowners who owe more than their home is worth. Starting August 1, income-eligible homeowners can apply to receive up to $50,000 to buy down the principal balance on their current mortgage and refinance into a new, 30-year fixed rate mortgage that will be within…

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