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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About the New Waste Hauler

"I only got my garbage and organics container, when do I get my recycling container?" -Lakeshore Recycling Systems will continue delivering all types of containers through Saturday.  If you do not receive all your containers by then&am...
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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Alleyways Resurfacing Project 2017 Update #2

As of today, binder has been placed on all three alleys touching North Central Avenue, as well as the majority of Lockard Lane. Even with storms predicted we still anticipate completion of this project early next week. As always, please feel fre...Read More

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Alleyways Resurfacing Project 2017 Update

Great progress has been made so far despite the few troublesome spots in the road base.  Binder is currently being applied to those areas that are ready, while other areas require a little more repair. Most importantly we want to thank y...
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Posted on: April 21, 2017

COMMUNITY ALERT

Reports have been received about a "door to door" solicitor claiming to represent the City's new energy supplier. The City's new energy supplier is Dynegy Energy. The City of Highwood will not inform residents of any n...Read More

Posted on: April 18, 2017

May 1st, 2017 HIGHWOOD GOES ORGANIC!

Wednesday April 26, 2017 will be the last pick up by Advanced Disposal as beginning May 1 Lakeshore Recycling Systems will be our new residential waste hauler. Advanced Disposal will be collecting the old containers at the last pick up. ...
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Posted on: April 24, 2017

2017-18 Vehicle Stickers Now On Sale

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2017-18 vehicle stickers, motorcycle/scooter tags, and dog licenses are now on sale. Stickers must be purchased before July 1st in order to avoid late fees. You can purchase your sticker online for no additional charge, through the City's website. Click t...Read More

Vehicle Sticker Pricing & Information
Posted on: April 11, 2017

Alleyways Resurfacing Project 2017

The City of Highwood will begin work to grind and resurface alleyways on Monday, April 17th, weather permitting.  Highwood will resurface alleyways that are behind the residential homes on North Avenue, Llewellyn Avenue, Burchell Avenue, Sheridan Aven...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

PLEASE RECYCLE YOUR CAMPAIGN SIGNS!

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

EVERY Home Needs an Address!

How to Properly
Post Your 911 Address

 

Residences, Townhousesand Businesses

·        On the Structure:

o   4" reflective numbers

·        The...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

May 1st, 2017 HIGHWOOD GOES ORGANIC!

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

COMMUNITY ALERT-ComEd TELEPHONE SCAM

Recent complaints have been received from residents receiving telephone calls from subjects representing themselves as COM ED employees requesting immediate payment on past due bills with the threat of service shut off if payment is not sent.&...
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Posted on: January 30, 2017

May 1st, 2017 Highwood Goes Organic!

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

May 1st, 2017 HIGHWOOD GOES ORGANIC!

Highwood is proud to welcome Lakeshore Recycling Services to our community!  New services coming, including a third cart for yard waste/food scraps ("organics").  See the attached PDF with "Frequ...Read More

FAQ'S
Posted on: October 18, 2016

SWALCO Shoe Recycling Project – Reuse Those Shoes!

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Every year, across the globe, millions of pairs of shoes end up in landfills or disposed of in some other way creating a lot of waste. It is estimated that 85% or more of these unwanted items end up in our landfills, which here in the U.S. and around the ...Read More

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The next issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 3.1" below.

The Highwood Highlights Vol. 3.1
Posted on: June 14, 2016

Fire and Emergency Medical Service Response Transferred to the City of Highland Park

Fire and Emergency Medical Service response were transferred from the City of Highwood to the City of Highland Park at 8:00 AM on June 14, 2016. This transfer of service and the closure of the Highwood Fire Station was approved by Highwood voters in a Ma...Read More

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Highwood Water Tower Project Financed by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF)

Construction of the interior and exterior repairs and painting to the water tower in the 700 block of Sheridan Road were financed by the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (SRF). The SRF program is administered by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agenc...Read More

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The next issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 2.3" below.

The Highwood Highlights Vol. 2.3
Posted on: December 11, 2015

The City has partnered with Municipal Collections of America to collect outstanding debt.

The City’s debt recovery program partner, Municipal Collections of America (MCOA), has begun collecting outstanding debt, which includes but is not limited to; unpaid parking tickets, utility charges, building department fees, fire alarm monitoring fees, ...Read More

Posted on: November 23, 2015

City of Highwood Looks to Partner with Highland Park for Fire & Ambulance Services

HIGHWOOD, IL (NOVEMBER 2015) – Over the past year, the City of Highwood and the City of Highland Park have worked together on a plan that would allow Highland Park to serve Highwood residents with fire and emergency services.

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Posted on: December 8, 2015

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The next issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 2.2" below.

The Highwood Highlights Vol. 2.2
Posted on: November 13, 2015

City Council to Consider Intergovernmental Agreement with Highland Park for Contract Services on Tue

On Tuesday, November 17th, the Highwood City Council will consider an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the City of Highland Park to provide shared fire and emergency medical services to Highwood. Staffs from both departments have reviewed the compon...Read More

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Posted on: September 10, 2014

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The City of Highwood is pleased to announce that it's first issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is now available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 1.1" below. Read More

The Highwood Highlights Vol.1.1
Posted on: September 4, 2015

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The City of Highwood is pleased to announce the fall issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is now available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 2.1" below.

The Highwood Highlights Vol 2.1
Posted on: March 6, 2015

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The City of Highwood is pleased to announce that the spring issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is now available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 1.3" below. Read More

The Highwood Highlights Vol.1.3
Posted on: December 2, 2014

Quarterly E-Newsletter "The Highwood Highlights" Now Available!

The City of Highwood is pleased to announce that it's winter issue of "The Highwood Highlights" is now available for download. To read and/or download the issue, please click "The Highwood Highlights Vol. 1.2" below. Read More

The Highwood Highlights Vol.1.2