Village of Kirkland, Illinois

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The elves have been busy planning this year’s Christmas in Kirkland, which will take place on Saturday, December 8th beginning at 3:00 P.M. This year’s event will feature a Craft Fair in the pavilion at Franklin Township Park (Craft Fair will begin at 2:00 P.M. and run until 6:00 P.M.), face painting, Story Time in […]

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 […]

Candidate Packets Now Available for Village Trustee Position – April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election

The Village of Kirkland will conduct elections for a four-year term of office beginning May 1, 2019, for the following positions: Three (3) Village Trustees – 4 year term. Consolidated Election: Petitions for Independent Candidates may be circulated beginning Tuesday, September 18, 2018. The filing period is Monday, December 10, 2018, through Monday, December 17, […]

Kirkland Streets and Sidewalks – Lawn Debris Issues

REMINDER: We have had various complaints the past month relative to grass clippings left on Village Right-of-Ways (Streets, Alleys and Sidewalks).   Please note that it is actually State Law that mandates no ‘littering’ of Public Right-of-Ways, including grass clippings and yard debris, on municipality right-of-ways. This is actually known as the Litter Control Act […]

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 […]

Village of Kirkland Electric Aggregate – Constellation

Kirkland Residents, Most of you should have received an Electric Aggregate mailing pertaining to our Village of Kirkland Electricity Aggregation Program .  This program is part of the Electric Aggregate Ordinance that was approved on July 2018 and strives to ensure we pay the best price for our electric services within Kirkland.  Our new provider, […]

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