Eggspress Coming to Machesney Park

The Village of Machesney Park would like to officially announce Eggspress’ new location at the Machesney Park Town Center. Eggspress will occupy the 3,300 square-foot building at the north end of the Town Center, and will offer a spacious dining room and convenient drive-thru. The owners hope to offer an outside seating area in the…

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Bass Pro Shops Big Cat Quest Tournament

The Village of Machesney Park would like to congratulate the Rock Falls Tourism Committee on hosting the upcoming Bass Pro Shops Big Cat Quest Tournament. This event is scheduled to be a Midwest qualifier for the 2016 national championship tournament, scheduled to take place in Richmond, Virginia.  The Rock Falls based tournament is scheduled for…

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Practice Velocity Rank #1 for Urgent Care

Practice Velocity EMR Ranked #1 For Urgent Care In the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report  Machesney Park, IL – Practice Velocity’s electronic medical record—VelociDoc®—has again been rated #1 2015/2016 Category Leader for Urgent Care in the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report. KLAS, the independent company that monitors vendor performance…

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Snow Emergency Declared – 3/1/16 12:00am

Due to the expected snowfall, The Village of Machesney Park will be declaring a Snow Emergency starting at 12:00 a.m. on March 1st 2016.      During this emergency, no vehicles may park or stand on any road, highway, roadway shoulder, ditch or any other property used, or which could be used, as a roadway…

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Request for Proposal Announcement – Various Services

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS EXTENSION Previously submitted proposals will still be considered and do not need to be re-submitted. The Village of Machesney Park is seeking qualified firms to provide proposals for any of the following services: Appraisal Services Title, Escrow, and Closing Services Engineering for Demolition Inspection and Oversight Services Legal Services Property Acquisition Services  …

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Free Tax Preparation for Senior Citizens

Great News for Machesney Park Residents! There will be FREE TAX FILING ASSISTANCE FOR SENIORS at Harlem Community Center, Hand ‘n Hand Center, (9350 Forest Hills Road) every Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. beginning February 16, 2016. Volunteer tax preparers from the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program will provide free tax filing assistance to…

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Harlem Bridge Toll Booth

A “news” article was recently written on a “local news” website, which has since been shared and spread throughout the community, and is causing a great deal of concern amongst Machesney Park residents.  The Village of Machesney Park would like to make a formal declaration that this is NOT true. We ask that anyone who takes…

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Holiday Lighting Contest Winners

HOLIDAY LIGHTING CONTEST WINNERS The Outdoor Lighting Display Contest in Machesney Park is the Village’s way of recognizing residents whose Christmas decorations stand out from the rest.  The extra time, energy and money they have spent on the displays, and the imaginative touches they supplied, added to the excitement of the Christmas Season for many…

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Garbage Collection Delayed – Saturday Pick Up

Reminder: due to the Thanksgiving holiday, garbage collection services through Rock River Disposal will be delayed this week. As such, collection regularly scheduled for Friday 11/27 will be completed on Saturday 11/28. Please adjust your plan to put your refuse to curb accordingly, so as to not leave your items to curb for more than…

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Leaf Vacuuming Update

Due to the snowfall that was received on November 21st the Village’s leaf vacuuming program through Rock River Disposal will be temporarily on hold until the snow melts enough to allow Rock River Disposal to access the leaves.  If for some reason we do not receive enough melt for Rock River to access the remaining…

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