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FYI Bulk Water OUT OF ORDER Wednesday


The Bulk Water station at the Greenview Park is out of order. Maintenance is addressing the issue.

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Streets Update: Oil & Rock Begins WEDNESDAY!


Oil & Rock Application begins on Village streets Wednesday, October 5th!
A map of streets to be oiled and chipped is at the bottom of this page. 

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Taya Smith Appointed to Village Board


The Greenview Village Board voted on Monday, October 3, 2022, to approve the appointment of Taya Smith as a Trustee, filling a vacancy created when former Trustee Sarah Heavner resigned.  Taya has been a long-standing supporter of the Village Park, and as part of her Trustee duties, immediately takes on the chairmanship of the Park, Enertainment, and Trees committee.  She will receive other committee appointments  at the next Village Board meeting.

Taya resides in Greenview with her husband, Kyle, and three children. 

Welcome to the Board, Taya!

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Tree Work Continues


Trees on the Village easements are continuing to be trimmed, and in some cases, removed.
The trees that are being removed have been determined to be hazardous or diseased.

The Village easements include the area between a street and a sidewalk and a determined distance from the center of a road extending beyond a property line (generally, but not definitively, about 8 feet inside a property line).  For questions on easements, contact Zoning Officer John Holt. 

For questions about tree removal or trimming, contact Village Clerk Monica Brumm.

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Trustee Elections


The Village of Greenview has Trustee positions for 2 and 4 year terms that will be open for candidates in the upcoming election.  If you are interested, please visit the Greenview Village Hall to obtain an election packet. 

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Sewer Update


The most recent bids on a Village sewer system were deemed cost-prohibitive for residents based upon recent Census and income data. Opportunities for grants are currently being explored by the engineering company that designed a wastewater system for Greenview.  

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Village Dump Rules


If you would like to use the dump, please contact the Village office or a Village Trustee to gain access. ONLY yard waste, natural landscaping materials, sticks and branches are allowed at the Greenview Village Dump.  Absolutely NO garbage, bicycles, appliances or any thing other than yard waste is allowed.  In the event that the gate is locked, please contact Village Hall or any Trustee. Do not dump anything in front of the gate or outside. The dump is under now surveillance and the Village will pursue prosecution for those who violate the rules.

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Labor Day Prep Awards


Many thanks to the Greenview student and staff volunteers who worked ahead of the Labor Day Celebration to clean, prep and paint our Pavilion, picnic tables and street corners.  The crew worked seamlessly and earned some hours toward high school public service requirements. Great job!!

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Most people don't realize how much water an average person uses doing everyday activities.  The information below was given out by the USGS (A Division of the Department of Interior)and from HD Supply Waterworks.  The numbers below are approximations and vary based on age/size of appliance.

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Golf Cart Permit Stickers


The Village Board voted to start issuing Permit Stickers for residents that have a golf cart permit in 2021.  Once a resident pays for a yearly permit, the Clerk will issue a numbered permit sticker (much like the yearly license plate stickers).

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Charlotte Wohler Named 2022 Greenview Citizen of the Year


At the August 15th Village Board meeting, Charlotte Wohler was honored by President Kevin Curry as the 2022 Greenview Citizen of the Year.

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Trustee Position Open


The Village of Greenview has a vacancy on the Village Board. The Village Board formulates policy, usually in the form of resolutions and ordinances, and is directly responsible to the citizens of Greenview, Illinois.

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Water Rate Increase


The Village of Greenview works diligently to hold costs down for customers.  However, due to fuel surcharges, the costs of providing clean drinking water and maintaining the wells, pumps, tower, and lines, it is necessary to create water use categories and increase rates. The new rates will be reflected on August 2022 billing.

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John Holt Retires as Police Chief


After celebrating 25 years of service to the community of Greenview, Officer John Holt has retired as the Chief of Police. Holt's retirement is voluntary and honorable; his career marked by devoted service and gentle guidance. The Village of Greenview wish Holt a restful but active retirement! 

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Mental Health Mobile Crisis Response Launched in Menard County



People of all ages within Menard County who are experiencing a mental health crisis are now being served by the Memorial Health Mobile Crisis Response (MCR) initiative.   MCR operates 24 hours a day/7 days a week/365 days a year. THERE IS NO FEE.

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