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Welcome to the official website of the Village of Kirkland, Illinois,
a community among friends in northern Illinois.

Hello Kirklanders! Welcome to the Village of Kirkland Website.

mayorlesPlease take a few minutes to look us over! On this website, you will find how to answer many of your own questions about ordinances as you look at the Village Codebook. The website will also show you how to pay your water bill and or any village ordinance violation citations. Also, listed are the phone numbers and e-mail contact numbers for the entire Village Board. It is important that you feel comfortable each time you come to Village Hall! We want your experience with the Village is a pleasant one! Starting with Village Clerk Terri D’Amato, Deputy Clerk, Barb Huerta, Police Chief Paul Lindstrom and his officers, Sgt. Al Parker and patrolman Tony Miller, Public works Supt. Paul Naugle, and his crew, Dale Miller and Chris DeMunn and of course myself, we assure you kind, courteous and above all, professional service! If you should ever have questions or comments, please call anytime.

Thank you and have a great day!

Mayor Les Bellah

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Thank you again for all your thoughts and prayers for our families and friends in Fairdale and the surrounding areas and for your continued support.
Terri D’Amato/Kirkland Village Clerk

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Solicitation Alert from the DeKalb Co. Sheriff:

Just Energy Group has been granted a Transient Merchant Permit to solicit door to door in rural DeKalb County. They have met the legal requirements to receive such a Merchant Permit forUnincorportated DeKalb County.

However Sheriff Scott wants to make it clear that such permit does not endorseor validate this company. In fact the following facts can be stated:
Just Energy Group, Inc., according to the Better Business Bureau (BBB.org) is not accredited with the BBB. The BBB has given the company a rating of ‘C’ due to the government actions(s) against the business and the business has failed to resolve underlying cause(s) of a pattern of complaints.

There has been 553 complaints against this company to the BBB including 117 complaints in the last 12 months. There have been thousands of complaints to the Citizen’s Utility Board.

Examples of alleged infractions include:

  • Omitting prescribed contract requirements
  • Failing to disclose fees to consumers
  • Providing false or misleading statements
  • Sales agents not clearly identifying themselves to consumers; as well as
  • Failing to provide a business card.

Just Energy Group, Inc. is a Canadian based natural gas and electricity retailer operating in Canadian and American Markets across North America and the United Kingdom.

The permit issued by the Sheriff in accordance with County Ordinance, applies only to unincorporated areas. In order for this company to solicit in various incorporated areas they must meet the requirements of the appropriate jurisdictin and State law.

Under the County Ordinance any individual with Transient Merchant permit can not solicit, or go upon any property for the purpose oof soliciting or related activity between the hours of 7:00pm and 9:00 am.

Citizens experiencing difficulty with Just Energy solicitors should contact their local police department.

Sheriff Roger Scott

 

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