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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Mosquito Spraying Notice

Mosquito Spraying Notice Friday, 7/22/16: Clarke Mosquito contacted the Village to notify us that due to last night’s rain storm, they will be completing mosquito spraying operations throughout the Village between 8:30pm-2:00am tonight, July 22. Please contact the Public Works Department at Village Hall with any questions.

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June 2016 Yards of Distinction Award Winners

The Village is very proud of residents who make an effort to beautify their properties, their neighborhoods, and our community as a whole. The June 2016 Yards of Distinction Award winners have been chosen! If you feel a property is deserving of award, please submit your nomination to Clerk Mitchell at Village Hall! Congrats and…

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Floodway Conservation District Overlay Expansion Information

During the June 27th, 2016 Planning & Zoning Commission regarding the proposed expansion of the floodway conservation overlay district, residents requested information on where they can view the FEMA flood maps online.  Using the following link, residents can access this information: https://msc.fema.gov/portal/search?AddressQuery=winnebago%20county%20illinois#searchresultsanchor To view your property and the flood maps, type in your address in…

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Mosquito Spraying Notice

Mosquito Spraying Notice Wednesday 6/29/16: Clarke Mosquito contacted the Village to notify us that they will be completing mosquito spraying operations throughout the Village between 8:00pm-2:00am. Please contact the Public Works Department at Village Hall with any questions.

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Garage & Yard Sales Regulations Reminder

Another friendly reminder regarding garage and yard sales as we have continued to field a number of calls on this topic. No permit is required to host a garage or yard sale within the Village. Signage for garage sales is permitted, with the following restrictions: (1) no signs may be affixed to any street signs,…

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