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Posted on: September 3, 2014

Riverside Cemetery Walk

The sixth annual Cemetery Walk in Montgomery’s Riverside Cemetery will be held on Wednesday, October 1st from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Guests will be led through the cemetery in small groups to meet the fascinating... Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Village of Montgomery to Host Naturalized Plantings Seminar

The Village of Montgomery will present the seminar “Understanding the use of Low-Maintenance Native Plants in a Residential Setting” on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 7-8 p.m. at the Montgomery Village Hall, 200 N. River... Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

Cemetery Walk--Indoor Version

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 14th, the Historic Preservation Commission will present an indoor version of the Cemetery Walk for those who are unable to attend the event in the cemetery on October 1st. This indoor... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 11, 2014

Halloween Event at Police Department Oct. 12th

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The Montgomery Police Department cordially invites the public to a Halloween Child Safety Event that will be held at the police department on Sunday, October 12th, 2014 from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm. Safety tips and... Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

Electrical Aggregation Reminder

Beginning in August, the company being used for the Village of Montgomery’s electrical aggregation program is Verde Energy. To participate in this program, you do not need to sign anything or do anything: homes within... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 8, 2014

PRE-FILING NOTICE for VILLAGE BOARD ELECTION

NOTICE is hereby given that the Montgomery Village Hall at 200 N. River Street will have candidate packets available weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. beginning September 23, 2014.

From 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on... Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

2014 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day September 27th

On September 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Montgomery Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their... Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Fall Cleanup Service

Republic Services will provide a free Fall Cleanup service in Montgomery on each household’s regularly scheduled trash pickup day during the week of September 15th. On the regular pickup day that week, residents may discard... Read on...

Electronics Disposal
Posted on: September 5, 2014

Community Garage Sale

The fall Community Garage Sale will take place Sept. 11-13. Get your maps here with ads showing all addresses and items for sale!

Maps and Ads
Posted on: September 9, 2014

Montgomery Police Department Completes a Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over & Click It or Ticket Mobiliz

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From August 15th through September 1st, the Montgomery Police Department and other area law enforcement agencies conducted an IDOT-supported enforcement to remind motorists to buckle up and driver sober for the Labor Day... Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2014

Lifelong Learning Institute

Representatives from Waubonsee Community College will present a program about the Lifelong Learning Institute on September 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Montgomery Village Hall.

The Lifelong Learning Institute is an open... Read on...

Posted on: August 22, 2014

Mayor on the Move

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Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley will host a “Mayor on the Move” on Saturday, September 6th from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at Lakewood Creek Elementary School. Depending on the weather, President Brolley will meet with... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2014

Montgomery Community Garage Sale

The Village of Montgomery is pleased to announce that its Fall Community Garage Sale will take place on September 11, 12 & 13th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Each year, nearly 100 households participate, and this year promises to... Read on...

Registration Form
Posted on: September 2, 2014

Montgomery Announces Photo Contest Winners

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At the August 29th Board Meeting, Village of Montgomery officials announced the winners of the “Montgomery: It Feels Like Home” photo contest.

The purpose of the contest was to capture the natural beauty of Montgomery,... Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2014

Tree Winners Announced

Congratulation to our Winners of the Free Tree Drawings sponsored by the Public Works Dept. of the Village of Montgomery. Residents had the opportunity to enter their name in a drawing for a free tree at Montgomery Fest... Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2014

Montgomery to Offer Police Testing

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners are seeking individuals with a high degree of personal and professional integrity to participate in a testing process to establish an Eligibility List of candidates for full-time... Read on...

Additional information and documents
Posted on: August 1, 2014

The Montgomery Fest Brochure is available online.

Montgomery Fest takes place August 8, 9 and 10th in Montgomery Park.

Montgomery Fest Brochure
Posted on: July 18, 2014

Montgomery Announces Event Lineup for 2014 Montgomery Fest on August 8-10th

The 2014 Montgomery Fest schedule is packed with a 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... Read on...

Montgomery Fest Brochure
Posted on: July 15, 2014

Montgomery Fest Parade to Feature Navy Parade Band

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The Montgomery Fest Parade will kick off on August 10th at 1:00 p.m. in downtown Montgomery. It is shaping up to be a terrific event! This year’s parade will include a wide variety of groups, including fantastic bands and... Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2014

Mayor on the Move August 9th

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Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley will host a “Mayor on the Move” on Saturday, August 9th from 10 – 11:30 a.m. during Montgomery Fest at Montgomery Park. Residents are invited to drop by the Village’s booth to meet... Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2014

Montgomery Fest Talent Show Line-Up

Congratulations to the following participants for making it through to the 3rd annual Montgomery’s Got Talent Show! Performances will include singers aged 5-65, Irish dancers, a pianist, a banjo player and even hula hoop... Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2014

28th 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 28th Annual Family Fun Carp Derby?

On August 10th... Read on...

Registration Form
Posted on: July 24, 2014

National Night Out is August 5th

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On Tuesday, August 5th, 2014, 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... Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2014

Montgomery Fest Parade

There’s no such thing as bad advertising and the Montgomery Fest Parade on August 10th at 1:00 p.m. definitely counts as GREAT advertising. All businesses, families and causes are welcome to participate in this event. This... Read on...

Parade Application
Posted on: July 15, 2014

Montgomery Selects Parade Grand Marshal for Fest

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The Superior Beverage Company and its employees will be honored as the Grand Marshal of the 2014 Montgomery Fest Parade on Sunday, August 10th in downtown Montgomery. The Superior Beverage Company has been locally owned and... Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

Have you registered yet?

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Montgomery’s 5K and 10K River Run is set for Sat., October 4, 2014. The U.S.A. Track and Field (USATF) certified course starts and finishes in front of the Village Hall at 200 North River Street in Montgomery. The course... Read on...

Register here!
Posted on: June 24, 2014

Montgomery Announces Floral Display Contest

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The Montgomery Beautification Committee is sponsoring its first ever Summer Floral Display Awards this year. This is an opportunity for homes and businesses to be recognized for exceptional landscape displays that feature... Read on...

Click here to submit an address!
Posted on: May 30, 2014

Montgomery Fest Battle of the Bands

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Ready to compete in an epic battle? You'll want to sign up for the Battle of the Bands at the 2014 Montgomery Fest for a chance to rock out and showcase your musical talent. Playing in front of a live audience is why... Read on...

Application and Information
Posted on: May 28, 2014

Sales Tax Referendum and Property Tax Rebates

For the past few months the Montgomery Village Board has been discussing the condition of its local roads. Based on a recent road survey, the Village needs to spend approximately $2.2 million per year in order to maintain... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: May 27, 2014

Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Montgomery

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A free walking tour of historic downtown Montgomery will be offered at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 21st. Members of the Historic Preservation Commission will provide information about Gray’s Mill, the pop factory, Lyon... Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2014

Deputy Police Chief Graduates from School of Police Staff and Command

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Deputy Chief Armando Sanders Graduated from Northwestern University’s Center for Public Safety on May 16, 2014.

The Montgomery Police Department is pleased to announce the recent graduation of Deputy Chief Armando Sanders... Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2014

Therapy Dog Club Presentation

Jan Lauwers and a friendly therapy dog will present a program about the Fox Valley Therapy Dog Club on June 10, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Montgomery Village Hall.

The Fox Valley Therapy Dog Club is a volunteer... Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Settler’s Cottage Museum

Settler’s Cottage, Montgomery’s historical museum, has reopened for the summer season. From May to October Settler’s Cottage will be open on the first Saturday of each month and on the third Sunday of each month, from 12:30... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 22, 2014

“Women of the Civil War” – May 13th

Illustrator/presenter Jim Weren will be presenting his exciting and informative lecture entitled "Women of the Civil War" at 10:00 a.m. on May 13, 2014 at the Montgomery Village Hall.

You will learn about more... Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Easter Egg Hunt

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Here comes Peter Cottontail! The Village of Montgomery and the Community Christian Church are teaming up to offer a free Easter Egg Hunt and related events for children on Saturday, April 12th from 10:30 a.m. until noon. ... Read on...

Posted on: March 20, 2014

Crime Prevention Tips

The Montgomery Police Department has prepared the following information for you to help ensure the safety and security of your home while you are away. Some of these recommendations require the help of trusted neighbors.... Read on...

Posted on: March 11, 2014

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 8, 9 and 10, 2014! The reservation... Read on...

Craft Booth Application
Posted on: February 13, 2014

Village President Matt Brolley Presents State of the Village

On Thursday, February 13th, Village President Matt Brolley presented his inaugural State of the Village address to about 80 business leaders, elected officials and citizens. Special guests in attendance included Jim Bryant... Read on...

Link to video
Posted on: January 13, 2014

Montgomery Announces 2014 Recycling Events

The Village of Montgomery hosts monthly recycling collection events at 10 Civic Center Avenue in front of the Montgomery Police Department from 9:00 a.m. until noon on the third Saturday of each month.

The recycling... Read on...

Posted on: November 1, 2013

Code Enforcement Efforts in Montgomery Garner Second National Award

For the second time in a little over a month, code enforcement efforts in Montgomery are receiving recognition on the national level. On October 30th, the Village of Montgomery was recognized by the American Association of... Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2013

How to Prevent Vehicle Burglaries?

Vehicle burglary is a common crime that happens in big cities, small towns and rural areas. A vehicle burglary is when a person illegally enters a vehicle he does not own with the intent
to commit another crime, usually... Read on...

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... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2013

Business Breakthrough: Montgomery business brings options for gamers to town

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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... Read on...

Visit Game Rush now on Facebook!
Posted on: June 19, 2013

Butterball, LLC Expands in Montgomery

The Village of Montgomery and the Montgomery Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) are pleased to announce an operational expansion at the Montgomery, Ill., Butterball, LLC facility. The expansion will increase employment... Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2013

Jeff Zoephel Appointed as New Montgomery Village Administrator

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Jeff Zoephel—who has been serving as the Village of Montgomery’s Acting Administrator since April 9, 2012—was officially named Village Administrator on June 6th. Prior to his appointment as Acting Administrator, Zoephel... Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2013

Business Bonding: Schaefer Greenhouses a Montgomery Business that Blooms Year-Round

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Although it was barely 50 degrees on March 27, plant specialists were wearing t-shirts while tending to the lush plant life in the balmy 69 degree controlled climate of Schaefer Greenhouses in Montgomery.

Schaefer’s... Read on...

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... Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2013

Business Bonding: Montgomery Animal Hospital Grows to Meet Patient Needs

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Even though her patients aren’t technically related to their caregivers, Dr. Linda Flieg’s favorite part of being a veterinarian is the relationships she has with her clients’ families.

“I love meeting the families and... Read on...

Visit Orchard Road on the Web!
Posted on: January 15, 2013

Montgomery Donates River Run Proceeds to Hesed House

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The Village of Montgomery awarded $3,000 to Hesed House of Aurora at its board meeting Monday night.

The donation came from funds raised by the Village’s annual 5k, held in October of last year. The Village chose Hesed... Read on...

Learn more about Hesed House
Posted on: January 10, 2013

Business Bonding: Montgomery Rosati’s expands with seating, bar area

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Rosati’s of Montgomery celebrated the opening of its dine-in expansion with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 9.

Rosati’s, located at 2083 Orchard Road, expanded into the formerly vacant unit to the north with a... Read on...

Hungry right now? Visit Rosati's on the Web!
Posted on: December 17, 2012

Business Bonding: JC Penney fashion consultant helps bring trends home

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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... Read on...

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

Montgomery Public Works prepared for winter conditions

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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... 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.... Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2012

Montgomery Honored for Conservation Efforts

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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... Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2012

Business Boost: Long-time Montgomery business showcases new facility

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In northern Illinois, the name “Coffman” is associated with quality, great service and affordability. That's because Coffman is a certified dealer of new and used GMC passenger trucks as well as Volvo trucks, Isuzu trucks... Read on...

Visit Coffman's home on the Web!
Posted on: September 13, 2012

Business Bonding: Poor Boy’s Pub offers the total package

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When developing the recipe for a successful restaurant business, Irene Vlahos know the two most important ingredients: a great menu and a great atmosphere.

How does she know so well? She owns Poor Boy’s Pub, one of the... Read on...

Check out Poor Boys' menu here!
Posted on: August 13, 2012

Business Breakthrough: New salon offers more than just haircuts

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When you walk into 2077 Orchard Road, there are flat-screen TVs airing sports highlights and seats like those you would find in an NBA arena.

A six-foot likeness of Paul Konerko decorates one wall and stadium-style lights... Read on...

Visit Sport Clips on the Web!
Posted on: August 10, 2012

Business Bonding: Kart Werks endures to serve community

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Bob Gutierrez has witnessed the negative effects of the recession: businesses losing customers, profits at a standstill and money losses that leave some entrepreneurs unable to recover.

Gutierrez claims he has a formula... Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2012

Business Breakthrough: Fiery Start for Smoke Plus

Smoke Plus opened its doors in Montgomery in April this year, offering a wide variety of specialty and name brand tobacco products. The store offers traditional and electronic cigarettes and cartridges, cigars, loose tobacco... Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2012

Business Bonding: Lyon Workspace Products has deep roots in Montgomery

Some businesses fail in the first six months. Some succeed and serve their communities for years. Then there is Lyon Workspace Products, which has called Montgomery its home for more than a century.

Lyon Workspace... Read on...

Visit Lyon's website now!