Village of Kirkland – IEPA Signage Requirement

Construction of the Bull Run Creek Compensatory Storage Project adjacent to the Colonial Estates Subdivision were financed by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF). The SRF program is administered by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency and receives a portion of its money to fund these types of projects from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. […]

Utility Billing Informational Session

The Village of Kirkland will be hosting an Information Session Monday, May 13th at Village Hall at 7:30 P.M. regarding the new Utility Billing Charges and schedules. Please feel free to attend if you have interest in understanding the changes and reasoning behind some of the additional charges/fees. Thanks!!

Village Road Maintenance Work

ATTENTION RESIDENTS: We wanted to make you aware that Road Maintenance work next week will result in some closures or traffic delays of Village Streets. The first will be closure of Pearl Street at the bridge most of the day Monday, May 13th for Tree Trimming by Com-Ed.  The closure will be most of the […]


Due to scheduling conflicts and requirements to seat recently elected Trustees, the Monday, May 6th, 2019 meeting is being moved a week ahead to Monday, April 29th. The meeting will still begin at 7:00 P.M. and the agenda will be posted on Friday, April 26th.

RECOGNITION: Kudos to the Knitting Club

We would like to take a minute to highlight the efforts of a local organization, the Knitting Club.  This group was started about 15 years ago by Linda Johnson, a local resident.  The inspiration came while she was cutting hair at the Jubilee Center in Rockford.  The main issue during the winter time for those […]

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 […]

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, […]