Information for New Residents

Village Hall
Village Hall is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Water Bills
Water Bills are mailed on the last business day of each month and are due, typically, the 21st of each month or, if that falls on a weekend or a holiday, the following business day. A 10% late fee is added to bills paid after the due date. Automatic water bill payment is available, a payment drop box in the Village Hall Municipal Complex parking lot is available 24 hours a day, and online bill pay is available.

Waste Pick Up

Rubbish
pick up is every Monday. Rubbish can be placed at the curb after 4 pm Sunday, but no later than 6 am Monday. Garbage cans must be brought in before 10 p.m. Monday. Pick-up of large items (i.e. appliances) must be called in to Arc Disposal (847-981-0091). Residents are not billed for rubbish pick-up. If interested, both 68-gallon and 95-gallon garbage carts are available for lease upon request at the current cost of $2 per month. For further information, please call 630-773-0835.

Recycling
pick up is every Monday. Recycling bins are available through Arc Disposal (847-981-0091). Residents are not billed for recycling pick-up.

Yard Waste pick up is every Monday from April through November. Yard waste must be in biodegradable paper bags or a reusable container clearly marked “Yard Waste.” Residents are not billed for yard waste pick-up.

Branch / Brush pick up is every Monday* from April through November. Branches must be a maximum of 4' in length and 4' in diameter and placed neatly at the curb. Residents are not billed for branch / brush pick-up.

Note: Rubbish, recycling, yard waste and branch / brush pick up on Memorial Day and Labor Day will be on the Tuesday following the holiday. When Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Independence Day fall on a Monday, pick up will also be on the Tuesday following the holiday.

Street Parking

Street parking
between the hours of 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. is prohibited. Contact the Itasca Police Department at 630-773-1004 for permission to park overnight.

Vehicle stickers
are no longer required for residents of the Village of Itasca.

Quarterly Metra Parking Permits are available at the Village Hall for the quarters beginning January, April, July and October. The current cost for incorporated Itasca residents is $50 per quarter; non-residents and unincorporated residents is $75. Daily parking is currently available for $1.25 per day. First-time permit purchasers must apply in person.

Dog Licenses
Dog Licenses must be purchased at the Village Hall. The current annual fee for a dog license is $3 per dog and is renewable January 1st each year with completed form (PDF). A current rabies certificate is required for the license.

Village News

The Village News newsletter is published three times a year. Copies are mailed to each residence with additional copies available at the Village Hall.

Voter registration and absentee voting
is available at the Village Hall. Two (2) forms of identification are required; 1 with a photo and 1 showing the current residential address. Voter registration is closed 30 days prior to an election. Voter registration cards will indicate your appropriate polling place.

Residential and Business Burglar Alarms must be registered with the Itasca Police Department. Registration forms (PDF) are available at the Itasca Police Department or at the Village Hall.

Proposed construction and / or remodeling require consultation with Community Development. Façade changes within the Itasca Historic District must have Itasca Historical Commission review and approval.