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Posted on: November 30, 2022

Light Tour Map & Activities

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Enjoy the holiday light displays that Public Works has set up around town. 

To support your Light Tour adventure, download the Map and Activity Sheet

Have a great holiday season!

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Parkway Tree Trimming To Begin Week of November 28th

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The Village's contractor, Winkler's Tree Service, will begin trimming parkway trees the week of November 28th; leading into December. For additional details and locations of where the trimming will take place, please click the "Addi...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Senior Center Open House Dec. 7

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The Vernon Hills Seniors invite all to their Open House on Wednesday, December 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. A holiday sing-along is planned for 2 p.m.

The Vernon Hills Senior Center is located in the lower level of Village Hall, 290 Evergreen Drive. (There is an ele...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

NOW HIRING: Director of Public Works / Engineer

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The Village is seeking its next Director of Public Works / Village Engineer.  

Please visit https://www.govhrusa.com/careers-page-govhr/?cjobid=JS7691981017&rpid=814708&postid=2CxOQTYxwq8 to learn more about the position and to apply.

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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: October 21, 2022

Leave the Leaves? Yard Clean-up Info

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Leaf gathering season is upon us. Please review the following information, and consider going more "green" with your orange leaves...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Candidate Info: April 4, 2023 Election

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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: November 10, 2022

Holiday Lighting - Nov. 26

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Light up the holiday season with the Village Tree, Menorah and Kwanzaa Lighting Celebration on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 4:30 p.m.

Join your friends an neighbors on the Saturday after Thanksgiving as we gather near the Vernon Hills Municipal Golf Course clubhou...

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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: 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: 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: 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: March 8, 2022

Expanded Transportation May 1

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Starting May 1, Ride Lake County began offering curb-to-curb transportation for individuals age 60+ and those with disabilities for rides throughout the entire Lake County area.

Eligible riders must register and then schedule ahead by calling 800-201-6446....

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Posted on: December 3, 2021

Resources to Go "Green"

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As more Village residents are looking for ways to live "green" and reduce their carbon footprint, we provide a few resources:

Solar Panel Permits – The Village has developed a streamlined permit process for all residential permits – including the...

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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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