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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Congratulations Bryen Travis WGN Teacher Of the Month

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Peacock Middle School choir director and music teacher Bryen Travis has been name teacher of the month by WGN.

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Mayor Pruyn Addresses Moving into Phase Three

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On Wednesday, May 20, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced that the state was working on creating guidance for restaurants and recreational facilities that would allow them to reopen for outdoor use under the Restore Illinois Plan as soon as May 29.

This is good news for both residents who have felt stuck at
home, as well as restaurants that have struggled to keep their doors openduring the pandemic.

 

Last week, in advance of the Governor’s announcement, I
signed Executive Order...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Mayor Pruyn Addresses Stormwater Concerns

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Fellow Citizens,
For the third year in a row, Itasca has experienced record rainfall totals – and May isn’t over yet. As a result, Springbrook Creek overflowed its banks and countless homeowners experienced flooding in rear yards and basements.

I’ve heard from many of you who feel frustrated and defeated by a problem that you cannot solve on your own.

As Mayor, I share your frustration.  Over the last
two-plus decades, the Village has made tens of millions of dollars inimpro...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Itasca Cancels Community Events Through July 2020

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The Village of Itasca regrets to announce the cancellation of all village-sponsored community events with more than 50 people through July 31, 2020.

After reviewing the Restore Illinois Plan released by Governor Pritzker on May 5, 2020, it is clear that our region will not be permitted to hold gatherings of more than 50 people for several more weeks, if not several months. Restore Illinois does not pe...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

Itasca Bucks Program

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Itasca Village residents should be expecting $50 in "Itasca Bucks" in their mailboxes in the next couple of days to be used at participating Itasca local breweries and restaurants to discount your total bill. The program runs until July 31, 2020.

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Itasca Urges Residents to Sign Up for Smart 911 for First Responders

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As Itasca prepares for and responds to the spread of the coronavirus, public health and safety officials are strongly encouraging the community to sign up for the Smart911 national safety profile registry.

Smart 911 is a free service that allows individuals and families to provide critical medical information to 9-1-1 and first responders. 

Itasca is launching the “Take Control, Let Us Know” campaign to empower the commu...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Itasca Metra Station Platform Work Begins April 4

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Metra will begin an 11-week project to rehabilitate the platforms at the Itasca train station on the Milwaukee District West Line. The project is scheduled to start Saturday April 4.

Metra passengers are advised that work will be phased so that at least one half of each platform will be available to passengers throughout the project. 

On Saturday April 4, the inbound and outbound platforms from Walnut Street to the mid-platfor...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Resources for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

SBA Loans and Mayor Pruyn suspends Late Fees & Fines

Mayor Pruyn has suspended all late fees and fines for all utility bills, registrations and licenses to provide financial relief to both the residents and businesses of Itasca during the COVID-19 public health emergency,

The Village of Itasca is a member of...

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