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Posted on: February 6, 2023

February is Black History Month

CLC Black History Month 2023

Did you know that the story of Black History Month has roots in Chicago?

According to the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), in the summer of 1915, University of Chicago Alumnus Carter Woodson traveled from Washington,...

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Posted on: February 6, 2023

February 11 is 211 Day!

When To Call 211, 911 or 988

211 Day is just around the corner! On Saturday, February 11, we’ll be celebrating 211 Day and all the great work and impact 211 has made in Lake County and across the nation, including making nearly 200,000 connections to help in Lake County sin...
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Posted on: January 16, 2023

Social Service Grant Apps Due by March 1

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The Village of Vernon Hills invites organizations that provide social services to our community to submit applications for fiscal year 2023-2024 grant funding. As in the past several years, funds are limited; however, the Village understands the ...

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Posted on: January 16, 2023

Village Military Banners Program

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Residents who have honorably served (or continue to serve) our nation are encouraged to complete an application to be honored through the Village's Military Banner Program.

In partnership with American Legion Vernon Hills Post 1247, the Village ho...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Warning: Stay Off Ice

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With the coming cold weather, residents are reminded that our Village's lakes and ponds can be deceptively dangerous. 

  • Please stay off the ice – no matter how solid it may look. 
  • Please warn children that they should not play on the ponds ...
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Posted on: October 17, 2022

VH Part of Greenest Region Compact

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The Village is part of the Greenest Region Compact. Learn more about how we are working with other municipalities to create sustainable systems and processes...

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Planning & Zoning (P&Z) Commission Members Needed

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The Village of Vernon Hills is seeking applicants for two openings on the Village’s Planning & Zoning Commission.  The Commission reviews new developments, including residential subdivisions and commercial projects, as well as speci...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Candidate Info: April 4, 2023 Election

Candidate Info April 2023

As a courtesy to interested candidates, the Village of Vernon Hills provides the following information.

The following public offices within the Village of Vernon Hills are up for election on April 4, 2023 – three 4-year Village Trustee positions....

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

County Program Offers New Hire Support

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Lake County Workforce Development has launched a new program to support small businesses impacted by the pandemic. Your small business may qualify to have Lake County Workforce Development sponsor a qualified individual for a paid work experience of up to...

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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Holiday Tree Pickup & Recycling Begins January 3rd

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Holiday tree recycling will begin curbside January 3rd. Please refer to the "Pickup Schedule" for full details. 

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

New Military Honors Banners

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The Village of Vernon Hills, in partnership with American Legion Vernon Hills Post 1247 has launched a new program designed to honor and recognize US Armed Forces members from Vernon Hills. These banners will be created and displayed for one summer season...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

Watch for New Military Honors Banners

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The Village is partnering with American Legion Post 1247 to honor Vernon Hills residents who have served or who are currently serving in the military. The first set of banners will be displayed on light posts at the Vernon Hills Municipal Golf Course in l...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Hawthorn Mall Redevelopment Agreement

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During the April 7 Committee of the Whole Meeting, Trustees reviewed the general plan for supporting not only the redevelopment of Hawthorn Mall, but also the many steps taken to support partner taxing bodies (especially Hawthorn schools) as well as legal...

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