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Posted Friday July 13, 2018

Village of Pecatonica

405 Main Street

Pecatonica, Illinois 61063

Public Hearing

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

6:15 P.M.

  To allow the public to ask questions about Ordinance 2018-12 An Ordinance Provided for the Appropriation of Funds for the Operation of Village of Pecatonica in the County of Winnebago and State of Illinois for the Fiscal year Beginning May 1, 2018 and Ending April 30, 2019

 Agenda Items

  1. Call to Order
  2. Public Comment
  3. Adjourn

Posted Thursday July 12, 2018


0 Corporal Jeff Stacy was given the award of Life Saving at the July 6, 2018 meeting of the Board of Trustees for his exemplary performance on two occasions in helping to save the life of a Pecatonica citizen.  Pictured are Village President Bill Smull, Officer Jeff Stacy and Police Chief Bob Smith.  Congratulation Officer Stacy and Thank You!




Posted Monday July 9, 2018

0 Attention Residents- The village of Pecatonica is currently accepting proposals from all eligible members of the general public for the purchase of a surplus decommissioned squad car.  Persons interested in the purchase of a black and white 2009 Ford Crown Victoria with 117,000 miles use in the general police service may file their interest in the placement bid sealed in a standard envelope hand delivered or received by mail at the office of the Village Clerk, 405 Main Street, PO Box 730, Pecatonica, Il 61063 by the close of business July 17, 2018.  All bids must be submitted in writing, state the full name and address of the interested purchaser and clearly list the specific amount of the bid.  Bids that list a range offer will not be considered.

To be eligible, bidders must be 18 years of age or older, must fulfill their offer in cash or other verifiable negotiable instrument at the point of sale, and must remove the vehicle from the Public Works facility immediately.  No credit card purchase will be allowed.  Bona fide interested persons may view the vehicle by contract and prior appointment with Chief Smith or other on-duty police officer.  The vehicle may not be removed from the fenced enclosure of Public Works prior to the sale, and persons will not be permitted to raise or disassemble any part of the vehicle during their evaluation of it.

The police chief may be contacted either at the Pecatonica Police Station or by calling 779-770-8808 between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm on weekdays.  The business hours for the Village Clerk are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm on Weekdays, and Gwenn Shirley can be reached at 815-239-2310.

All Bids are subject to approval by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Pecatonica before any sale of the surplus vehicle shall be considered accepted; the Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids in response to the proposal.



Posted Monday July 2, 2018


0 Garbage Pick-up will be on Thursday July 5, 2018

Posted Friday June 29, 2018

0 Attention Residents- We are in the process of updating our system, to be able to offer many new services.  In the next few days, you will be receiving a letter with form to be completed and returned to Village Hall by July 12, 2018.  Thank you in advance for your help.  If you have any questions please contact Village Hall at 815-239-2310.

Posted Tuesday June 19, 2018

0  Notification- A peddler permit was issued for Edzus Kravalis of Southwestern Advantage seller of Educational Books he will be in the area for the next few days.


Posted Monday June 18, 2018

0 Notification- Peddler's permits were issued today for Green Energy & Price Protection      they will be in the area this afternoon.


Posted Thursday June 14, 2018

o  Notification- Peddler's permits were issued today for Green Energy & Price Protection      they will be in the area this afternoon.



Posted Friday June 8, 2018

0   Officer Joseph Naser was honored at the June 7, 2018 Village Board Meeting for Saving        the life of an accident victim. Pictured from left to right Village President Bill Smull,                Officer Joseph Naser, Police Chief Bob Smith and John Pakiela, DO,FACEP,CMTE of            MercyHealth.  Congratulations Officer Naser and Thank you for your service!



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