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*POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE* Citizens Police Academy – Fall 2021 Class Announcement!

***This class has been postponed, but please stay tuned for other class announcements. Anyone who submitted an application will be contacted upon next class announcement***

CPA is back! The Richmond Police Department is proud to offer this exciting and informative course to its citizens, residents, and anyone that works lives or plays in Richmond for FREE. There is no cost or obligation required during or upon completion.

In this program, a wide range of topics will give participants a rare look into the behind-the-scenes world of the daily functions of law enforcement.

Be an informed citizen—you will soon understand why there is nothing “routine” about what police department’s do every day.

Sign up and join us for our next class (10 week class – starting 9/13/21-11/15/21) (Every Monday Night) 

Vehicle Stickers On Sale March 22nd!

Check out our ‘pay online‘ menu option to purchase your vehicles on our website and have them mailed directly to you, or pick them up in person and pay ahead. You may also stop by Village Hall between 8am-4pm, M-F to purchase stickers in person.

Vehicle information is NOT required. Proof of age requested for applicable discounts at the time of purchase. Stickers must be on vehicles before May 1st or late fees will apply.

Prairieland: Spring Curbside Leaf Vacuuming & Electronics Pickup Dates Announced

Leaf Vacuuming:

Friday, May 7th

Please have leaves curbside prior to Friday morning to ensure pickup. This service is for residents within the Village of Richmond limits only. Please call Prairieland directly if you have any questions 847-381-9300.

Electronics Pickup:

Prairieland Curbside Electronic Pickup is scheduled for Thursday, April 1st.

Only limit is as follows: (2) televisions or (2) Computer Monitors or (1) of each.

Please check their website for acceptable items and additional information by clicking here. Place items curbside with your normal garbage toters. This service is for residents within the Village of Richmond limits only. Please call Prairieland directly if you have any questions 847-381-9300.

Normal Yard Waste Bags:

Please note that normal yard waste bags will begin to be picked up April 1st and will occur weekly on your scheduled garbage pick-up date through November. Two (2) free bags are included in your weekly pick-up. Additional bag stickers can be purchased at the Village Hall and Richmond Ace Hardware.

Elections

NOTICE FOR RICHMOND PRECINCT 3 VOTERS

For the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election ONLY!!

Registered Voters will not be voting at Grace Lutheran Church, but instead will vote at the Nippersink District Library located at 54818 Hill Road, Richmond, IL.

Nippersink School District 2 Kindergarten Registration

2021 Registration Event

Registration Opens: February 1, 2021

Beginning February 1, 2021, Kindergarten registration will open for all D2 children born on or before September 1, 2016.

To register, please visit www.nippersinkdistrict2.org and click on Menu / Kindergarten Enrollment – to begin the registration process.

Please contact Kristy Dodge at 815-678-6866 for assistance.

Snow Etiquette This Winter!

In the event of snowfall exceeding 2 inches, to help aid the snow removal efforts, please keep all vehicles off Village streets until removal is complete.

Your efforts help make sure our streets can be cleared for all residents and businesses in a timely manner!

Thank you!

Halloween

Halloween Guidance from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health

Trick-or-Treating in the Village of Richmond will take place on October 31st during the hours of 1 pm to 5 pm.

Halloween Etiquette
Homes that would not like to participate are encouraged to keep porch lights off. Please respect this signal that no candy is available this year. 

Conversely, if you would like to participate this year, keep those lights on!

The Village of Elk Grove has been kind enough to share their great trick-or-treat signs for homeowners to download for display as well:

Trick-Or-Treaters Welcome!
No Trick-Or-Treaters, Please!


A limited quantity of both signs will be available at the Village Hall.


Stay safe everyone!

Prairieland: Curbside Leaf Vacuuming & Electronics Pickup Dates Announced!

Leaf Vacuuming:

It’s fast approaching that time of year again! The Prairieland Disposal curbside leaf vacuuming dates for fall 2020 are as follows:

Friday, October 16th

Friday, November 6th

Friday, November 20th

Please have leaves curbside prior to Friday morning to ensure pickup. This service is for residents within the Village of Richmond limits only. Please call Prairieland directly if you have any questions 847-381-9300.

Electronics Pickup:

Prairieland Curbside Electronic Pickup is scheduled for Thursday, October 1st.

Only limit is as follows: (2) televisions or (2) Computer Monitors or (1) of each.

Please check their website for acceptable items and additional information by clicking here. Place items curbside with your normal garbage toters. This service is for residents within the Village of Richmond limits only. Please call Prairieland directly if you have any questions 847-381-9300.