NOVEMBER 8TH REFERENDUM
FOR NEW PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITY
The President and Board of Trustees of the Village of Beecher held a special Village Board meeting on Monday, September 19, 2022. The purpose of the special meeting was to inform the public on the referendum question to be posed to the registered voters of the Village on the Tuesday, November 8, 2022 ballot as to whether the Village should issue $3,950,000 in General Obligation Bonds for the construction of a new public safety facility. The proposed facility would be located on the north side of Church Road just east of Dixie Highway. Below is a link to more information on the proposed project, financing details and video of the special Board meeting:
PROPOSED NEW POLICE FACILITY PRESENTATION
FINANCING/GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND PRESENTATION
VIDEO OF 9-19-22 PUBLIC MEETING
What will it cost me?
HOMEOWNER TAX IMPACT WORKSHEET & TAX IMPACT ESTIMATE
The Village Board is releasing a series of three informational videos on the project to inform the Village residents about the details of the existing facility, proposed future facility and overall costs to the residents. Below is the first video of the series:
REFERENDUM INFORMATIONAL VIDEO #1 (of 3)
More information will be forthcoming on our website, in our Fall Newsletter, and on our Village of Beecher, IL Facebook page. Check our Facebook or YouTube pages for the most recent info. As always, if you have any questions, contact the Village Hall at 708-946-2261.
LAST DAY FOR BRUSH PICK-UP THIS YEAR WAS
ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH
THREE TRUSTEE POSITIONS ON THE
BEECHER VILLAGE BOARD UP FOR ELECTION ON APRIL 4, 2023
Election packets for the April 4, 2023 Consolidated Election are available at the Beecher Village Hall, 625 Dixie Highway, beginning September 20, 2022. The filing period is from December 12-19, 2022. Three Trustee seats (all four-year terms) on the Beecher Village Board are up for election. The Beecher Village Hall is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (and until 5:00 p.m. on December 19, 2022 for the last filing day). For questions, contact Village Clerk, Janett Conner-McCawley at 708-946-2261.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP DEPOT/MUSEUM
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
SATURDAY MORNINGS FROM 10 A.M. – 12 P.M.
The Depot/Museum is once again open for the public to enjoy on Saturday mornings from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The museum is located at 620 Reed Street in Beecher. The museum is open limited hours because it is run solely by dedicated volunteers interested in preserving Beecher and Washington Township history. If you are interested in learning more about Beecher history, stop by the museum or visit our history page located at: https://www.villageofbeecher.org/village-history/