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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Highway Department Offering Free Shredding Event 8/24 12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

The Vernon Township Highway Department will be hosting a free shredding event on Monday, August 24th from 12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  The shredding event will be held at the Vernon Township Administrative Building located at 3050 N. Main St. in Buffa...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Vernon Township pool reopening for recreational swimming

Vernon Township's Peterson Pool near Buffalo Grove is reopening for recreational swimming, with a soft opening Wednesday and a full opening Thursday, township officials announced.

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Suburban Chicago Swimming Pool Opens With Strict Policies

It’s a sight you won’t come across often this summer. Despite Illinois moving into phase four, Chicago-area residents are having a difficult time finding community swimming pools open during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Vernon Township boosts assistance for residents in need

The Vernon Township board has voted to increase funding for General Assistance and lower eligibility requirements for Emergency Assistance to township residents due to the economic impacts of COVID-19.

“We recognize the difficult times many of o...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Automatic renewal of exemptions

In response to the Covid-19 crisis, the State has enacted legislation to automatically renew exemptions for tax year 2020.  The automatic renewals will affect the Senior Assessment Freeze, Disabled Persons, Disabled Veterans exemptions.

If a taxpa...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Vernon Township to open community pool for recreational swimming on Wednesday

Beginning Wednesday, we will be open for recreational swimming.  50 people will be allowed in the pool at one time (including staff).  Reservations are recommended but not required.  

Patrons do not have to wear a mask when they ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Flooding: Be Aware and Prepared and Take Action

Illinois Flood Safety Awareness Week kicks off March 9, now is a great time to learn more about the increased ground saturation and review flood related safety tips.

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