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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Local Business Spotlight - Aspire-Center for Positive Change

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This week’s Local Business Spotlight is Aspire-Center for Positive Change!

Read on below to learn more about the business and the services provided to the Channahon community.

Business Address:

24735 W. Eames, Unit 11

Owner/Manager:

Nancy Nelson, LCS...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: January 20, 2020

Nominations Open for Business and Citizen of the Year

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Nominations are now open for the 2020 Fred Rittof/George Sparagis Business of the Year and the Amos Moose Hayse Citizen of the Year Awards. The deadline for nominations is March 20, 2020.

Fred Rittof/George Sparagis Business of the Year Award

The Mayor&...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: January 16, 2020

2020 Will County Hazard Mitigation Public Survey

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The Will County Emergency Management Agency has launched its 2020 Community Hazard Mitigation Survey. This survey invites the public to inform county officials of hazards in their community.

The survey takes approximately 10 minutes to complete, and all re...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Discover Channahon E-Newsletter - January 2020

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The Village e-Newsletter, Discover Channahon, is a monthly newsletter that is published on the Village website, sent out on our "Notify Me" and posted on social media. We use this newsletter as a way to more effectively communicate with our resi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Keeping Your Home Safe this Winter

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Winter comes with a few hazards for homeowners, but there are plenty of things you can do to protect your home and family. Keep these tips in mind.

Request a Home Heating Inspection

The fact that your central heating unit, space heater or fireplace was work...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Local Business Spotlight - The Hive Kitchen

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This week’s Local Business Spotlight is The Hive Kitchen!

Read on below to learn more about the business and the services provided to the Channahon community.

Business Address:

25520 S. Pheasant Lane, Unit D & J

Owner/Manager:

Jen & Craig Par...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Local Business Spotlight - Fine Tunes Center for the Arts

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This week’s Local Business Spotlight is Fine Tunes Center for the Arts!

Read on below to learn more about the business and the services provided to the Channahon community.

Business Address:

25307 W. Eames

Owner/Manager:

Steev Custer (Director)

Founded/Establis...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Village of Channahon Issues Request for Proposal for Solid Waste Collection Services

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The Village of Channahon's contract with Waste Management for solid waste (garbage, recycling & yard waste) collection services ends on April 30, 2020.

As such, the Village is exploring other collection options through a Request for Proposal process. Y...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 19, 2019

Re-Imagine Channahon Comprehensive Plan

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The Re-Imagine Channahon Comprehensive Plan was adopted by the Village of Channahon Board of Trustees on Monday, December 16, 2019. The plan serves to direct positive growth and attract new uses that meet the needs of current and future residents and busi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 19, 2019

Hines VA Hospital Community Outreach Program

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The Hines Community Outreach Team will be at Channahon Village Hall from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. the following dates in 2020:

  • January 8, 2020
  • March 11, 2020
  • May 13, 2020
  • July 8, 2020
  • September 9, 2020
  • November 10, 2020

The Community Outreach Team provides basic cl...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Discover Channahon E-Newsletter - December 2019

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The Village e-Newsletter, Discover Channahon, is a monthly newsletter that is published on the Village website, sent out on our "Notify Me" and posted on social media. We use this newsletter as a way to more effectively communicate with our resi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Christmas Tree Pickup

Christmas Tree Pickup Dates 2020

Waste Management will again offer Christmas tree disposal service on the three consecutive regular pickup weeks after Christmas:

  • December 30, 2019
  • January 6, 2020
  • January 13, 2020

Trees must be cut into 4 ft. lengths for disposal.

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Bradley Street Construction Update

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BRADLEY STREET CONSTRUCTION UPDATE:

Barring any unforeseen circumstances, Bradley Street between Amoco and Bluff Roads is scheduled to be opened by end of day Thursday, December 12.

Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Minooka CCSD 201 Facilities Planning Survey

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FROM MINOOKA CCSD 201:

Minooka CCSD 201 is conducting a survey to gauge the opinion of our community on a variety of facilities options and related topics as we continue to struggle with growing enrollments. Please take a moment to share your thoughts so t...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Channahon Area Toy Drives

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Looking to give back this holiday season? There are a number of toy drives taking place throughout Channahon. Take a look at the list below and consider spreading some holiday cheer. If you know of any others not on this list, reach out and let us know!

  • Ch...
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Channahon E-News
Posted on: December 3, 2019

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Proclaimed Giving Tuesday

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During the Village of Channahon's December 2nd board meeting, Mayor Missey Moorman Schumacher signed a proclamation declaring Tuesday, December 3, 2019 as Giving Tuesday in Channahon.

Within the proclamation, residents are encouraged to give back to the co...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Billing notifications for COMCAST.NET email users

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Those residents who are enrolled in paperless utility billing, please note that you may not have received your October 2019 utility bill sent out on the 1st of November 2019.  It has been discovered that if your email address uses a comcast.net e...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Snow Squall Warnings - NWS

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From the National Weather Service:

We now have the ability to issue Snow Squall Warnings.  Snow squalls are intense, short-lived bursts of heavy snow which can quickly create whiteout conditions.  They are usually isolated in coverage. &a...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Press Release - October 11, 2019

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The Village of Channahon is pleased to welcome Ama...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Paperless Utility Billing Issues - 10/4

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For those residents who are signed up for the paperless utility billing, please be aware that you may not receive an email with the monthly utility bill until early next week. The Village is experiencing issues with the financial software and emailing the...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

2019 - October Discover Channahon E-Newsletter

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The Village E-Newsletter, Discover Channahon, is a monthly newsletter that will be published on the Village website, sent out on our "notify me", and posted on social media. We will use this newsletter as a way to more effectively communicate wi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: September 4, 2019

2019 - September Discover Channahon E-Newsletter

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The Village E-Newsletter, Discover Channahon, is a monthly newsletter that will be published on the Village website, sent out on our "notify me", and posted on social media. We will use this newsletter as a way to more effectively communicate wi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: August 22, 2019

Fall Village Wide Garage Sales

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Don't forget to register your address for the Fall Village Wide Garage Sales on September 12, 13, and 14!

If you wish to have your location on the map, you can fill out an online form on our website at www.channahon.org/FormCenter/Administration-F...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Channahon Get Ready to Ride!

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Get ready to ride! Join us at Channahon's I&M Canal Bike Share Station (25334 West Eames St., along the trail in front of Skateland) for the Canal Corridor Association's I&M Canal Bike Share Official Ribbon Cutting on Wednesday, August 28th at 4:0...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Nicor Gas - Meter Modernization

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Nicor Gas, along with their qualified contractor 3P Utility – Tribus Services, has begun (or will soon begin) deployment of the Meter Modernization project in Channahon. 3P Utility – Tribus Services employees carry identification indic...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: August 9, 2019

Channahon Park District #PlayItForward

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A Comprehensive Master Plan for the Channahon Park District is currently being developed and they need your input! The Master Plan will provide the District with action items and key steps necessary to meet the community's parks and recreation future need...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

2019 - August Discover Channahon E-Newsletter

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The Village E-Newsletter, Discover Channahon, is a monthly newsletter that will be published on the Village website, sent out on our "notify me", and posted on social media. We will use this newsletter as a way to more effectively communicate wi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Bike Rentals Now Open in Channahon!

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Channahon is officially the third suburban community to open a bike-sharing program! Similar to the Divy bikes in Chicago, Channahon now has Zagster, a bicycle rental facility completed in conjunction with the I&M Canal Corridor Association. The bike ...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: July 18, 2019

EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING in effect for Channahon

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The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for Channahon and the surrounding area from Thursday afternoon through Saturday, July 18th - July 20th.Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule st...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Channahon Named 6th Safest City in Illinois

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Channahon Named 6th Safest City in Illinois!

According to a recent report issued by the Home Security Advisor, this list was determined by the following criteria:

"To rank the safest towns and cities of Illinois, we referenced the most recent complete ...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Fire Hydrant Sandblasting and Painting

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The Channahon Public Works crews will be sandblasting and painting fire hydrants around town. The work has already started and is expected to be completed in the next two months.  We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Welcome to Channahon Country Blaze!

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Congratulations to Country Blaze on their soft opening on Saturday, June 6th and welcome to Channahon! Make sure to check them out, they are located at 25445 S. Pheasant Drive.Hours of operation (as listed on their Facebook Page):Monday: ClosedTuesday: Cl...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

The Great American Rail-Trail

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The Rails-to-Trails Conservancy recently announced their Great American Rail-Trail Preferred Route and it includes the I&M Canal Path through the Village of Channahon! This epic 3,700-mile nature trail will one day connect communities from coast-to-co...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

2019 - July Discover Channahon E-Newsletter

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The Village E-Newsletter, Discover Channahon, is a monthly newsletter that will be published on the Village website, sent out on our "notify me", and posted on social media. We will use this newsletter as a way to more effectively communicate wi...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: July 2, 2019

Welcome!

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Welcome to the Village of Channahon's new website with lots of new features!

The colors, imagery and overall layout structure used to create this site captures the community’s unique qualities by using pieces of the Village logo to focus on the w...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected!

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

2019 - June Discover Channahon E-Newsletter

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Channahon E-News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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News Flash

Posted on: July 26, 2019

Conserve Water

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This past Tuesday, the City of Joliet hosted a meeting of area communities to discuss projected water shortages in our area. I attended, along with Channahon Village Administrator Tom Durkin, Channahon Public Works Director Ed Dolezal, and representatives...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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