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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2015 Leaf Vacuuming Schedule

Rock River Disposal has released its TENTATIVE leaf vacuuming schedule for 2015.  This is a service provided by Rock River Disposal, not the Village, as such you may direct your questions to RRD at 815-965-2489 or contact VMP Superintendent of Public Works Chad Hunter.   View the TENTATIVE schedule here.

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Interview: Mayor Bolin & Admin. Savage – COMCAST #17

Please tune into Comcast Channel 17 to view Connecting with Machesney Park, an interview with Mayor Jerry Bolin and Administrator Tim Savage. Many of the hottest topics concerning the Village are discussed, and it provides a great deal of clarity to residents on the happenings throughout the Village. Please, tune in! Contact Village Hall with…

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July 2015 Yards of Distinction Award Winners

Congratulations to the July 2015 Yards of Distinction Winners! The Village is very proud of your homes and the hard work and money that you have put into your property to make it and our community beautiful. District 1 – The Kunde’s – 2924 Vaughndale District 2 – The Hardin’s – 10372 Baederwood District 3…

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June 2015 YARDS OF DISTINCTION AWARDS

The winners of the Village’s Yards of Distinction Awards have been announced for June 2015! Congratulations to each of the winners, and know that the Village truly appreciates all of the hard work, time, effort, and money you have put into making your property beautiful.   District #1 – The Jankovic Residence @ 7774 Hawksview…

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KNIB Medication Collection Day

On Saturday, June 13, 2015, Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful will be hosting its 8th Annual Medication Collection Day at three different locations. Winnebago County: Machesney Park – 9am-2pm, @ Machesney Town Center, 8750 North 2nd St South Beloit – 9am-12pm, @ Fire Department, 429 Gardner St Boone County Belvidere – 9am-12pm, @ Township Building, 8200…

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Trustees & Treasurer Sworn In

May 4, 2015 Newly elected Trustees for Districts 2 & 5, re-elected Trustee for District 6, and newly appointed Treasurer were all sworn into their respective positions at the May 4, 2015 Board of Trustees meeting. The Village is very happy to welcome former Treasurer Steve Johnson to his new position as District 2 Trustee;…

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Bus Passes for Veterans

The City of Rockford’s Human Services Department is now able to offer 90-day bus passes for homeless veterans at no charge.  The intake process for this will take approximately 20 minutes and will be conducted at the HSD office located at 555 N. Court St. Suite #301. If you are a homeless veteran or know…

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Scholar-Athlete Recognition 4.6.15

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Village of Machesney Park is pleased to recognize area scholar-athletes for outstanding accomplishments during the winter sports season. During the Monday, April 6, 2015, Village of Machesney Park Board Meeting, Mayor Jerry Bolin, Harlem School Superintendent Dr. Julie Morris, State Senator Steve Stadelman, and State Representative John Cabello will honor invited…

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