Due to Cell Phone Carrier FCC requirements, the Village of Kirkland had to change our Text Program number from a 5-digit number (36000) to a regular phone number.  The image below shows the NEW Village of Kirkland number.  Existing members do not need to take any action. If you are interested in joining the Village […]

Village of Kirkland Positions

ATTENTION RESIDENTS: The Consolidated Elections are just over a week away, taking place on Tuesday, April 6th. Relative to the Village of Kirkland, we have no contested races for Village President or Village Trustee.  The Village will have a vacancy for a 2-Year Village of Kirkland Trustee position that no one filed to run for […]

Village of Kirkland Winter Weather Reminders

Attention Residents: As many of you are aware, DeKalb County is under a Winter Storm Warning beginning this afternoon and continuing thru Sunday evening.  The forecast is calling for 6+” of snow and sustained winds of 20-25mph with gusts near 35mph.  With that said, there are a couple of reminders we would like to make […]

REMINDER: Secure your Vehicles

Residents:  In the past 24 hours there has been reports of vehicle burglaries.  PLEASE be vigilant in ensuring that your vehicles are secure and locked every evening. Here are a few tips on vehicle and personal belonging security: Lock your doors and roll up the windows – suspects often look for unlocked cars, especially in […]

Kirkland Public Works NO LONGER Accepting Yard Waste

ATTENTION RESIDENTS:   The Village of Kirkland is announcing that beginning Monday, September 2nd, Kirkland Public Works will NO LONGER be able to accept Yard Waste at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.   The Village of Kirkland has been informed that IDNR (Illinois Department of Natural Resources) and IEPA (Illinois Environmental Protection Agency) does not allow […]

Coyote Awareness

Coyotes are a common wild animal in Illinois, but the population has seen a large increase during the past decade.  The Village of Kirkland has seen an increase in coyote sightings, including in town and the Country Meadows and Kirkwood subdivisions. In the wild, coyotes primarily feed on rabbits, rodents, birds, fruit, and insects; thus […]

Village of Kirkland Text Program

We’re excited to announce we have a NEW Text Program for the Village of Kirkland! We will send out text alerts with important Village announcements and reminders! Signing up is simple… text KIRKLAND to 36000 and you will be enrolled!! We hope that this new service increases communication of events, alerts, etc. within the Village […]