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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Montgomery Leaf Pickup Scheduled for October & November

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During October and November, Montgomery public works crews provide bulk leaf pick-up services to Village residents. Leaves must be raked neatly no more than 5’ from the curb/edge of roadway in front of the home by 7a on Monday of each collection...

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Village News
Posted on: September 28, 2020

It’s a Pumpkin-rific Time of Year for Montgomery’s Halloween Display Contest

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The Beautification Committee will be hosting its annual Halloween Display Contest to recognize homes and businesses for outstanding Halloween decorations.

Residents can nominate their own property or someone else’s simply by submitting the proper...

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Village News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

Montgomery Fall 2020 Bulk Brush Pick-Up

Brush Pickup Fall 2020

Montgomery Public Works Department will provide bulk brush collection during the week of October 5th.  To help ensure that we can continue to efficiently provide this service to Montgomery residents, the following rules have been established:

  • Brus...
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Village News
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Learn About Local “Ghosts” October 7th With Montgomery Virtual Cemetery Walk

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The ghosts haunting Montgomery’s past will be out October 7 for the 12th annual Cemetery Walk. New for 2020 the presentation will be held online via Zoom beginning at 7p.

Hear about the stories of the early pioneers and area residents who now occ...

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Click on Oct. 7th event to Register! Village News
Posted on: September 20, 2020

Montgomery Designated as a Green Power Community

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has designated the Village of Montgomery as a Green Power Community, recognizing its use of green power to reduce its environmental impacts associated with conventional electricity use. Through this program t...

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Village News
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Montgomery in the Forefront Making the Village Lead Free

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In 2017 the Village Board decided to take the proactive approach of removing all of the lead water service lines in the Village. As part of this process the Village identified 106 properties in Montgomery that had lead water service lines running from the...

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Village News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

Nicholson Elementary Donates Historic Items to Village

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When Nicholson Elementary School wanted to move out several bins of old photos and records that were taking up space but were too important to dispose of, they contacted the Montgomery Village Hall and the Historic Preservation Committee to see about dona...

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Village News
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Leaf Pickup for October & November

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During October and November, Village public works crews provide bulk leaf pick-up services to Village residents. Leaves must be raked neatly no more than 5’ from the curb/edge of roadway in front of the home by 7a on Monday of each collection we...

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Village News
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Village of Montgomery Hydrant Flushing

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The Village of Montgomery Public Works Department crews will be flushing water mains in the Village and unincorporated Boulder Hill Subdivision during the weeks of September 14th, September 21st and September 28th, 2020. Flushing may take additional time ...

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Village News
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Village of Montgomery Lends a Helping Hand in Oglesby

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The City of Oglesby near LaSalle/Peru was one of many areas in Illinois that suffered severe wind and storm damage from thunderstorms on August 10th. Because of the heavy damage, the City of Oglesby sent out a message to surrounding communities using the ...

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Village News
Posted on: August 7, 2020

Village of Montgomery Welcomes Two New Team Members

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The Village of Montgomery recently hired Jennifer Milewski as the Village’s new Accounting Manager. Milewski began her career as a Senior Accounting Clerk at the United City of Yorkville; with 14 years of experience working as the Senior Account...

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Village News
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Trail Connectivity: A Major Initiative

Ever been pedaling, stroller-pushing, jogging or walking along a trail, only to quite literally come to the end of the road – an occurrence that requires a dismount or detour?

Sometimes more than an inconvenient hassle, right?

That’s why...

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Posted on: August 2, 2020

Fox Valley Bike Share Program Now Open in Montgomery

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Now in Montgomery the Fox Valley Bike Share Program is here for all to enjoy! Along with the Village of Montgomery the City of Aurora, City of Elgin and City of Batavia have come together and partnered with the Kane County Division of Transportation to la...

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Village News
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Pen Pal Project

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Local youth are invited to send positive messages and support seniors during these safety distance times through letters, pictures and homemade cards. 

Mail your cards by Sept. 30th to Village Hall, Attn: Pen Pal Project 200 N. River St.Montgomery...

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Village News
Posted on: July 19, 2020

Miles for Meals Video

🍎 Thank you to everyone who took part in the Miles for Meals fundraiser. $3,000 was raised for the Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry. Save the date for May 2021 for more Miles for Meals fun! Thank you to the Montgomery Foundation and Engineering Enterpr...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

New Curbsite Electronics Recycling Begins in July

Please click the link below for complete information and to request a pickup.

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

Settler's Cottage Video

This house is the oldest remaining structure in the Village and serves as the local history museum, with displays that rotate annually.

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

5-Year Plan for Road Repairs

On June 8th, Engineering Enterprises presented a five-year plan for road repairs to the Village Board.  This document includes information on costs, funding, and maps of the areas to be repairs, as well as a street-by-street listing.  Th...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Montgomery Fest Postponed Until August 2021

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After much consideration and discussion, the Village has made the difficult decision to cancel its 2020 Montgomery Fest. The Village has spent the last two months reviewing guidance from the State of Illinois, the CDC, and other sources and determined tha...

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Village News
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Village of Montgomery to Hold April 13 Board Meeting Online

The Village will hold its regularly scheduled Board meeting on Monday, April 13 at 7pm. Elected officials and staff will be participating remotely to be in compliance with the statewide Stay at Home Order. Gov. Pritzker has authorized a temporary change t...

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Village News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Village of Montgomery Executive Order Provides Financial Assistance to Residents

The Federal Government, State of Illinois, and Village of Montgomery have all declared a state of emergency in response to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic. Montgomery Village President, Matthew Brolley, along with the Village Board, issued an Executive Ord...

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Village News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

2020 Infrastructure Construction Projects Begin April 8th

Work includes roadway resurfacing, crack sealing, pavement rejuvenation, concrete curb and sidewalk replacement, and construction of a shared use path from the Stuart Sports Complex to Simpson Parkway.

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Posted on: November 15, 2012

Montgomery Obtains Distinguished Budget Status

The Village of Montgomery has received its first Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its annual budget. The award represents a significant achievement by the Village. It reflects the commitment of...Read on...

Village News
Posted on: November 14, 2012

Montgomery Honored for Conservation Efforts

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The Village of Montgomery was given an award Thursday by The Conservation Foundation in recognition of its on-the-ground conservation efforts over the past 40 years. To celebrate their 40th anniversary, The Conservation Foundation of Naperville selected ...Read on...

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