Village News

RPC Road Covered Bridge Update

Event Date: February 14, 2017 Agenda:  02142017 Board Agenda.pdf Minutes:  Final Draft 2-14-17 Public Mtg.pdf Related Documents:  00 – Intro – Robert Parker Coffin Covered Bridge Replacement 02072017.pdf  00 – Robert Parker Coffin Bridge Update 02142014.pdf  00i – Robert Parker Coffin Bridge (Bridge Elevation and Perspective Drawings) 01232016.pdf  00ii – RPC Bridge – Village Engineer

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IL Route 53 Extension

The Village of Long Grove has long opposed the proposed extension of IL Route 53.  Most recently the Village filed objections to the Tollways plans to spend another $25M on an Evironmental Impact Statement (EIS).  Please refer to the following documents which outline the Village Board’s position: Village Resolution 2017-R-21 Ratifying Opposition The Extension Of

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Downtown Public Water Connection Requirements & SSA

In order to recoup roughly 1/3 of the cost for the public water system in the Historic Downtown, the Village Board approved amendments to the Village Code: (1) extending the deadline for buildings to connect to public water system to January 31, 2019 and (2) reducing the distance of buildings from the public water main

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Robert Parker Coffin Road Bridge Update

(Between Old McHenry Road and IL 53) was re-opened to traffic on Friday, September 14th.  Please note that due to Lake County’s project, the traffic on RPC road will be limited from time to time.  The bridge has a 4 ton maximum weight limit (approximate weight of a Chevy Suburban), a 8′-6″ height restriction and trucks

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Open Burn Permit 2019

Open Burns of natural areas are permitted by the State of Illinois by permit though the fire protection districts.  The list of current properties permitted by the State is available below. 2019 Long Grove Open Burn Sites Master List 04102019 Village of Long Grove IEPA Open Burning Permit 2019 Long Grove Fire Protection District:  (847) 634-3143

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IL 53 & Old Hicks Construction & Traffic Delays

Old Hicks & IL 53 Intersection Safety Improvements. The Village hosted an informational meeting with IDOT about the current construction and improvements for the intersection of Old Hicks and IL Route 53 on April 22nd and is following up with IDOT to address the concerns raised at this meeting.  As update to the summary provided by

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