Village of Palatine

May 14, 2018

Welcome to the Village of PalatinE-Newsletter

The Village of Palatine wishes to share community news, events and information
important to the residents it serves. 
The Village of Palatine will release a weekly
PalatinE-Newsletter keeping our subscribers informed of the happenings within the Village of Palatine.

Free Trees from the MWRD

Free Trees from the MWRD

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) recently started the Restore the Canopy program, which offers free tree saplings to residents of Cook County, regardless of whether they reside in the MWRD's service area. Every Wednesday between 9 AM and 12 PM from March through October, people can pick up a bur oak, pin oak, and/or swamp white oak at any of the MWRD's six water reclamation plants (Calumet in Chicago, Egan in Schaumburg, Hanover Park, Kirie in Des Plaines, O'Brien in Skokie, or Stickney in Cicero). Trees are available either bare-rooted or potted.
For more information about this program, please visit the MWRD’s website or call the MWRD Public Affairs Office at (312) 751-6633.
Vehicle Stickers
Vehicle Stickers and Animal Licenses
Vehicle stickers and animal licenses are now available for purchase.

Residents are encouraged to purchase both the vehicle stickers and animal licenses online to avoid delays, both are due annually before July 1. Follow the online instructions and the vehicle stickers and animal licenses will be mailed to you. 

You may purchase in person, at the Finance counter, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at Palatine Village Hall, 200 E. Wood Street, Palatine, IL 60067 or by mail (only checks will be accepted). 

To avoid penalties and citations, vehicle stickers must be purchased and affixed to vehicles by June 30. Late fees will be charged beginning July 1.

Bike Pal Safety Rodeo

Bike Pal Safety Rodeo

A fun, safe, learning experience for children ages 5-10. Children learn how to check their bike, fit their helmet, and maneuver around obstacles. Family fun events will be available. Family members join in on the fun and enjoy a short family fun bike ride after the skills training. Please be sure to bring your bike.  The event is at the Palatine Police Department, 595 N. Hicks Road, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m on Saturday, May 19.  

Reminders about Coyotes

For more information on coyotes, please visit the Village website.

Upcoming Community Events

Palatine Historical Society Presentation: "Sands of Time"
Palatine Library
700 N. North Court
Wednesday, May 16, 7:00 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Annual Cemetery Walk
Hillside Cemetery
Smith Street (north of Colfax Street)
Sunday, May 20, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

* Palatine community groups are welcome to submit public events to our event calendar by filling out an
event calendar request

Employment Opportunities

Management Analyst
Planning and Zoning

Next Village Council Meeting

Monday, May 14
7 PM, Council Chambers

*To view current and past agendas and packets or to view videos of the council meetings, please click here.

Village of Palatine

Village of Palatine

200 East Wood Street
Palatine, Illinois
(847) 358-7500

Monday through Friday

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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