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A Friendly Reminder from the Glenview Fire Department

May 28, 2024

Lithium-ion batteries power many of the products you use around the house. However, if they are damaged or overheated, lithium-ion batteries can cause fires. Follow these safety tips from the Glenview Fire Department to keep your batteries safe.


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Learn more about the new Village website

May 15, 2024

Welcome to the new online home of the Village of Glenview!


The Village has completely refreshed and redesigned its website to create a more seamless experience for residents, businesses and visitors.


Here's a snapshot of what's new:


Know the Lawn Watering Rules

May 10, 2024

Before you put your sprinklers to work this summer, know the lawn watering rules.


Watering is not permitted between 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. from May 15 through Sept. 15. State regulations mandate that...

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Chicago River Day Cleanup is May 11

April 30, 2024

Every year since 1992, thousands of volunteers come together on Chicago River Day -- Saturday, May 11 -- to build community while removing litter from our local waterways. The Chicago-Calumet River system is healthier now than it has been in 150 years, providing critical habitat for all sorts...

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Resident Open House Set for April 27

March 20, 2024

The Resident Open House will be taking place on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Park Center (2400 Chestnut Avenue).


Residents will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from the Village of Glenview, Glenview Park District, Glenview Public Library,...

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No Mow 'til Mother's Day returns in 2024

March 20, 2024

With spring right around the corner, the Village is once again organizing a No Mow 'til Mother's Day initiative to support the local ecology, the habitats of pollinators and area wildlife.


Through this initiative, Village residents are encouraged to skip mowing their lawn (or...

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Composting program resumes April 1

March 15, 2024

Composting is nature’s way of recycling. It is one of the most powerful actions we can take to reduce our trash, reduce our carbon footprint, and build healthy soil.


By turning our food scraps and yard trim into compost, we can transform our waste streams into a beneficial,...

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New Roundabout earns APWA award

December 19, 2023

The American Public Works Association Suburban Branch selected the Village of Glenview's new roundabout at Patriot Boulevard and the Costco Access Roadway as a Public Works Project of the Year in the Transportation Category (under $5 million).


The APWA Awards recognize...

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2024 Commuter Parking Permits on sale now

December 15, 2023

Commuter parking permits for both the Downtown Glenview Metra lot and The Glen Metra Station lot are available for purchase.


Annual permits valid from Jan. 1, 2024, through Dec. 31, 2024, are $300 for residents and $400 for non-residents. A semi-annual permit, valid Jan. 1...

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Overnight Parking rules in effect Dec. 1

November 16, 2023

To make it easier for plows to remove ice and snow, on-street parking is prohibited in Glenview between 2 – 6 a.m. from Dec. 1 to Mar. 31, 2024. 


There are two exceptions:


  • Residents whose homes have no off-street parking may be able to park overnight on...

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Environmental Sustainability Awards

October 20, 2023

The Village of Glenview is once again recognizing organizations that are taking the lead with environmental stewardship, innovative best practices and community outreach.

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