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Opportunity For Employment


The Village of Greenview is accepting resumes for the position of Police Officer.

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Chocolate Sunday !


Greenview Chocolate Sunday is Coming!!!

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PLOW News- Prepare for Snow!


1. AVOID Parking next to the Park - this is where maintenance crews dump snow

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Notice of Hearing:  A public hearing before the Zoning Hearing Officer of The Village of Greenview will be held on February 20, 2023 at 6:30 pm at 106 E Washington Street to consider the following application(s):  Petition 2022-4 of Pamela rouse or the property located at 304 W Adams Street, Greenview, IL, for a Variance of Article 4 of the Zoning Ordinance to permit a 4 ft setback rather than the required 8 ft off the property line.  The above petition is open to inspection at the office of The Village of Greenview, 106 E Washington Street. Persons wishing to appear at such hearing may do so in person or by attorney or other representative. Communications in writing in relation thereto may be filed with the board, or at such hearing.

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Ameren Tree Trimming to Affect Greenview - See the List


Crews working for Ameren Illinois will be trimming trees in and around the Greenview/Sweetwater area in the near future.
Their qualified line clearance trimmers will trim trees that could interfere with electric lines running from pole to pole.
Ameren contractors are nationally recognized as professional arboricultural companies who meet American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
pruning standards and pruning methods endorsed by the International Society of Arborists (ISA).
Ameren Illinois will mail a notice to customers who may be affected by the distribution tree trimming work.

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Break-ins Reported


Greenview Police and Menard County Sheriff's Deputies are actively investigating several break-ins to unsecured vehicles that occurred in Greenview in the early morning of January 11, 2023.

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Water Service has returned to normal


Thank you for your patience and for conserving water!

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Food Giveaway


A free food pick up was held Wednesday December 21st from 8:00-10:00 am. Meat, tomatoes, pineapple, oranges, carrots and boxes of non-perishable food were available to residents of Menard, Logan, Mason and Sangamon Counties. There were no income requirements to participate.

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Girl Scouts


Daisy Scouts Ava and Alaina delivered goodies to Greenview Police Chief Alex Thomson as part of the "Sprinkle Kindness" campaign of Girl Scout Troops #6033 and #6285.  

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Christmas Tree Lighting December 17th


Greenview's FFA donated the NEW Christmas Tree in the Park at the corner of East Washington and North Blaine Streets. (New location!) A lighting party was held on Saturday, December 17th, with thePark Committee serving hot chocolate and cookies.  A BIG Thank You goes out to the sponsors, Greenview FFA and Knob Hill Landscape Company.  Thank you to Joe & Steve, Greenview's Maintenance Team, for planting and caring for the tree.

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Consolidated Election Packets Available


Consolidated election packets for 2- and 4- year Village Trustee seats are currently available during regular business hours from the Village Clerk at Greenview Village Hall.
Completed packets must be returned to the Village Clerk at Village Hall during regular business hours  (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 9:00am-5:00pm) between December 12, 2022 and December 16, 2022.
Any candidate's packets and petitions received after December 16, 2022 will not appear on the April 4, 2023 Consolidated Election ballot.

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Alcohol Sales Extended


The Village Board has voted to extend the hours of all Sunday liquor sales in the Village from 11am to 10pm. The new ordinance affects all holders of liquor licenses - Casey's, Chili Bears, and Taaper's Tap.

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Leaf Pick-up


Greenview's Maintenance Team will pick up properly bagged leaves!

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Water Connection Survey


Greenview residents are encouraged to complete the "Cross Connect Control Survey" delivered by US Mail.  To protect the safety of all Greenview water customers, the State of Illinois requires the Village to gather information on all water connections. 
Please complete the survey, sign and return by December 1, 2022

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Lunch Is Served at Greenview Community Center


Would you consider being a volunteer to help serve lunches at the Greenview Community Center?  Pick your schedule---and call Pam @ 217-415-7400.
If you'd like to eat, follow this link to see the costs and menus.  What a wonderful way to stay healthy and fed!  Thank you to the volunteers who make this possible in Greenview.

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