Welcome to the Village of Beecher
NEW POLICE CHIEF APPOINTED AT FEBRUARY 12TH MEETING
WILL OFFICIALLY TAKE OFFICE ON MARCH 1ST
The Village is happy to announce that at the Monday, February 12th Board meeting, the Village Board unanimously approved the appointment of Gregory D. Smith, as the new Beecher Chief of Police effective March 1, 2018. Greg Smith is currently the Commander of the Lemont, IL Police Department. He has 27 years of law enforcement experience and obtained his bachelor’s degree from Benedictine University in 2010. He is also a graduate of the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command and the FBI National Academy. Chief Smith was selected from a field of 63 candidates applying for the position. Chief Smith will be officially sworn in on March 1st to assume his duties, but a more formal oath of will occur at the March 12th Village Board meeting.
DOG TAGS ARE NOW ON SALE
The price is $10 per dog and the deadline for purchase is March 15, 2018. After the March 15th deadline, the price of dog tags increase to $15 each. The dog’s name, breed, color and date of last rabies vaccination will be required to purchase the tag. Dog tag fees are used to pay for the services provided by the Beecher Veterinary Clinic for picking up, feeding and boarding stray animals and lost pets.
Electronic Waste Pick-Up
Star Disposal is now offering an Electronic Waste Pick-Up Service. Customers wishing to take advantage of this service will need to schedule a pick-up direct from Star Disposal. There is an additional charge and payment would be direct to Star. For more information and to schedule a pick-up you can call Star Disposal at 708-748-8381 or click on the link https://www.mydisposal.com/residential/ewasteform
THE VILLAGE NOW OFFERS THE OPTION
OF EMAILING YOUR WATER BILL!
We’re pleased to announce we have chosen a new solution that will automate the water billing process, adding convenience and flexibility for our customers. Instead of having your water billed mailed, you can now choose to go paperless and have your bill emailed to you.
No more postcards lost or misplaced bills!
We also have the option of auto-draft which would pay your water bill directly from your checking account on the due date. By opting into both, you can completely automate your water bill from start to finish saving you time and money!
Click here for the autodraft form.
We’re excited to offer you a more efficient system that saves time and money for both you and us. Please feel free to call us at the Village Hall with any questions 708-946-2261.
To email your elected officials go to the VILLAGE OFFICIALS AND STAFF page