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Posted on: August 18, 2016

Winners of the "Free Tree For The Parkway"

Those Residents who attended Montgomery Fest were encouraged to enter a drawing for a Free Tree For The Parkway. There were 4 trees donated to be raffled off.
A big thank you for the tree donations goes out to: Winding Creek Nursery, Millbrook, IL
...Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

Montgomery Announces TV Recycling Event on August 27th

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The Village of Montgomery is teaming up with eWorks to offer a TV and electronics recycling event on Saturday, August 27th from 8:00 a.m. until noon in front of the Police Department at 10 Civic Center Avenue. There will be a $35 per unit fee to drop off...Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2016

Fall Community Garage Sale

The Village of Montgomery is pleased to announce that its Fall Community Garage Sale will take place on September 22, 23 & 24th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Each year nearly 100 households participate and the event draws people from a wide area. The fee to par...Read on...

Registration Form
Posted on: July 29, 2016

Montgomery Announces Event Lineup for 2016 Montgomery Fest on August 12-14th

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The 2016 Montgomery Fest schedule is packed with a wide variety of fun activities and entertainment for all age groups. Whether you are a fan of live music, car shows, parades, carnivals, great food, fishing or fireworks, you will be delighted as you spen...Read on...

Montgomery Fest Brochure
Posted on: July 27, 2016

Montgomery Fest 30TH Annual Family Fun Carp Derby

Summer is the ideal time to connect with family and friends and bond over some Fox River fishing. What better way than to relax and fish as a part of Montgomery Fest’s 30th Annual Family Fun Carp Derby?

On August 14th join a family member or two or t...Read on...

Carp Derby Registration Form
Posted on: July 21, 2016

National Night Out August 2nd

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On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016, neighborhoods throughout Montgomery are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for National Night Out a crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out, which is sponsored by the National As...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

John Behnke to Serve as Parade Grand Marshal for Montgomery Fest

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John Behnke served as Commander of the VFW from 2012-2016. He is retired after working as an air traffic controller for the FFA from 1959-2000, serving at both St. Louis and Chicago control centers. He and his wife Donas (nee Yost) have three daughters;...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

“The Golden Age of TV” -- July 12th

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 12th, Larry Bergnach will present a free program called “The Golden Age of TV” at the Montgomery Village Hall, 200 N. River Street.

Bergnach is a popular speaker and the program will be an interactive, variety show high...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Concert in the Park July 14th

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Head on over to Montgomery Park on July 14th to enjoy this summer’s final Concert in the Park featuring country music hits performed by Billy Croft & The 5 Alarm. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and will end at 9:00 p.m.

Billy Croft & The 5 Alarm is...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

25 Winners Named in Montgomery Floral Display Contest


The Montgomery Beautification Committee has recognized 25 homes for their plantings and beautification efforts in this summer’s Floral Display Contest. Award winners received a letter signed by Village President Matt Brolley and Beautification Chair St...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Sign Up Now for the Montgomery Fest Parade

There’s no such thing as bad advertising and the Montgomery Fest Parade on August 14th at 1:00 p.m. definitely counts as GREAT advertising. All businesses, families and causes are welcome to participate in this event. This event is FREE to participate i...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Concert in the Park June 30th

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Head on over to Montgomery Park on June 30th to enjoy a Concert in the Park featuring the local band Snap Shot. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and will end at 9:00 p.m.

Snap Shot offers classic rock music at its best! Come to hear all the hit song...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

Montgomery Announces Summer Fun Lineup


Several free community events are planned for this summer in Montgomery. Mark your calendars now so you don’t miss the fun!

Thursday, June 9th—6:30 p.m. free ice cream sundaes in Montgomery Park followed by a Concert in the Park at 7:30 p.m. featuring...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Montgomery Announces Floral Display Contest

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The Montgomery Beautification Committee will be sponsoring a Summer Floral Display Awards again this year. This is an opportunity for homes and businesses to be recognized for exceptional landscape displays that feature annual and perennial flowers. Bea...Read on...

Nominate a Property
Posted on: June 3, 2016

"Sunday in the Park” June 26th in Montgomery

The open park area behind Lakewood Creek Elementary School will be the location for a new community event called Sunday in the Park on June 26th from 4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Join friends and neighbors for free ice cream and a visit from the Kendall County...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Live Jazz Saxophone June 14th

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14th, saxophonist Mandy Habel will offer free musical entertainment at the Montgomery Village Hall, 200 N. River Street.

Mandy has been performing for 20 years in orchestra pits and back up bands for various theater gro...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Free Ice Cream Sundae and Concert in the Park June 9th


Head on over to Montgomery Park on June 9th at 6:30 p.m. for a free ice cream sundae, then enjoy a Concert in the Park afterwards at 7:30 p.m. featuring Hillbilly Rockstarz.

Hillbilly Rockstarz are Chicago's very own country super group, specializing...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2016

Montgomery Fest Talent Show Auditions Set for July 9th at 10 a.m.

If you can sing, dance, act, do ventriloquism or magic, perform in a skit, or tell jokes, this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for! The “Montgomery’s Got Talent” show is back and people of all ages are invited to try out for the show.

Don’t mi...Read on...

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Posted on: May 11, 2016

Sgt. Diaz graduated from Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command

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Sergeant Ismael Diaz graduated on May 6, 2016 from Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command Class # 389.

Northwestern University Center for Public Safety’s 10 week School of Police Staff and Command (SPSC), is a demanding managem...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2016

COPS on TOP Friday, May 20th



Guests Receive Free Donut Coupo...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2016

Mayor on the Move May 7th

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Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley will host a “Mayor on the Move” on Saturday, May 7th, from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at the historic Dickson-Murst Farm at 2550 Dickson Road in Montgomery. The farm is lovingly maintained by the Dickson-Murst Farm Partners...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2016

Country Music Entertainment May 10th

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At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 10th, Guitarist Randy Walker will perform a free Country & Western show at the Montgomery Village Hall, 200 N. River Street. Randy has been a favorite entertainer at past events in Montgomery and will perform songs from Hank...Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2016

Montgomery Fest Craft/Business Booths

If you want to sell handmade items, or provide a service, or just want to advertise your non-profit organization, fill out an application to have a booth at Montgomery Fest on August 12, 13 and 14, 2016! The reservation deadline is July 22, 2016. Montgo...Read on...

Application Form
Posted on: February 16, 2016

Montgomery Announces Photo Contest

The Village of Montgomery is calling for entries into its “Montgomery: It Feels Like Home” Photo Contest. The contest is open to both professional and amateur photographers using any brand of camera or lens. Winning photos will be featured on the Villa...More...

Photo Contest Entry Form
Posted on: February 12, 2016

“DamNation” Presentation set for March 10

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Has the conversation changed on the benefit of building dams and disrupting river and stream flows? The subject of dam removal and the role dams have played is the topic of the film “DamNation,” to be shown on March 10 at 7 p.m. at the Montgomery Village ...Read on...

Movie Trailer
Posted on: June 11, 2015

New Phone Scam Alert

Attorney General Lisa Madigan today alerted Illinois residents to a phone scam in which callers pose as representatives of the Attorney General’s office in an attempt to con people into sending money on supposed unpaid fines.

Madigan’s office has recei...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Don't be fooled by an IRS Scam!

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The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS.

These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Montgomery PD is Safe Haven for Online Transactions

The Montgomery Police Department, in an effort to prevent victimization associated with in-person transactions which originated via online sites such as Craigslist, will begin allowing individuals to meet at the police department to finalize personal tran...Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2015

President Matt Brolley delivered his second annual State of the Village address on February 17th.

President Matt Brolley delivered his second annual State of the Village address on February 17th. You can watch it now on our YouTube channel at

Link to YouTube video
Posted on: September 23, 2013

Business Breakthrough: New Farmers Insurance Agent

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Farmers Agent Ryan Watson opened his doors this month in downtown Montgomery, 109 N. River Street.

The agency provides customized insurance coverage solutions for auto insurance, home insurance, renters insurance, life insurance and business insuranc...Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2013

Business Breakthrough: Montgomery business brings options for gamers to town


The Village of Montgomery is pleased to welcome a new business, Game Rush, to the community.

Game Rush is located at 211 Webster Street in the heart of downtown Montgomery.

Game Rush’s owner, Chad Lumpkin, is very passionate and knowledgeable ab...Read on...

Visit Game Rush now on Facebook!
Posted on: March 12, 2013

Sam’s Club site neighbors eager to welcome new Ogden Hill store

As preparations for a Montgomery Sam’s Club get under way, managers at neighboring businesses are expressing their excitement about the warehouse retailer’s plans for moving into the Village.

One organization whose leadership hopes it will benefit from...Read on...

Posted on: December 17, 2012

Business Bonding: JC Penney fashion consultant helps bring trends home


Fashion can be intimidating to the average consumer. Creating outfits, matching separates and successfully accessorizing are skills many shoppers only wish they had.

Patrons of the Montgomery JC Penney, however, have a fashion ally. Stephanie Hulvey ...Read on...

Ready to shop til you drop? Visit JC Penney online
Posted on: December 11, 2012

Montgomery Public Works prepared for winter conditions


As winter approaches, so does the possibility of Montgomery receiving a measurable snowfall with the potential to coat roads and snarl traffic. Although snow and ice can be treacherous and inconvenient, the Montgomery Public Works Department is prepared t...Read on...

Click here to learn more about Public Works!
Posted on: November 15, 2012

Montgomery Obtains Distinguished Budget Status

The Village of Montgomery has received its first Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its annual budget. The award represents a significant achievement by the Village. It reflects the commitment of...Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2012

Montgomery Honored for Conservation Efforts


The Village of Montgomery was given an award Thursday by The Conservation Foundation in recognition of its on-the-ground conservation efforts over the past 40 years. To celebrate their 40th anniversary, The Conservation Foundation of Naperville selected ...Read on...