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NOW HIRING – PUBLIC WORKS


FULL-TIME PUBLIC WORKS EMPLOYEE

Notice is hereby given that the Village of Beecher is accepting applications for the position of full-time public works employee.  PW MMI starting salary $33,182 and top pay is $64,000 excluding overtime.  Full benefits. Work hours 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Monday through Friday with some weekend duty.  Commercial drivers license required within six months of hire date.

To apply, complete application below and submit to clerk@villageofbeecher.org or drop off at Beecher Village Hall, 625 Dixie Highway, Beecher IL, 60401.  The Village Hall lobby is currently closed but applications may be dropped at our drive-thru window between the hours of 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday or placed in our payment drop box on back of the Village Hall any time of the day.

Application deadline is 4pm on Friday December 11th.

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

 



 

Village Hall Lobby Closed to Public – Drive Thru Remains Open

Due to the rapid spread of Covid-19, the Village Hall lobby is closed to the general public until further notice.  The drive-thru will remain open and the Village Hall will continue to be staffed to conduct everyday business. 

We encourage our residents to take advantage of our convenient payment options:

  • DRIVE THRU WINDOW: On back of Village Hall
  • EPAY:  Online payment system for payment of water bills, building permits, etc. (No convenience fee!)
  • DROP BOX ON FRONT OF BUILDING:  Located just outside the front doors of the Village Hall.
  • NEW DROP BOX ON BACK OF BUILDING:  Located just past our drive thru window.  You can stay inside your vehicle and drop your payment in the mail slot!

There is no fee to use E-Pay! 

PAY YOUR BILL THROUGH OUR EPAY SYSTEM!
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Stay safe and healthy everyone!!



 

Leaf, yard waste bag, and brush collection ending for the year

Leaf collection for 2020 ends on Monday, November 30th.  All leaves must be out to the curb by 6:30 a.m. on pick-up day to guarantee pick-up by the leaf truck.  The leaf collection machine is then put away for the year and the truck is equipped with plow and salting equipment for winter. 

Yard waste bag collection will also end on November 30th.

Regular brush collection will end on Tuesday, December 1st.

 



 

FILING PERIOD FOR VILLAGE OFFICE IS DECEMBER 14-21, 2020


VILLAGE PRESIDENT & FOUR TRUSTEE POSITIONS
UP FOR ELECTION ON APRIL 6, 2021

Election packets for the April 6, 2021 election are available at the Beecher Village Hall, 625 Dixie Highway.

OFFICES TO BE ELECTED:

Village President     –     4-year term    (1 seat)
Village Trustee         –     4-year term    (3 seats)
Village Trustee         –     2-year unexpired term    (1 seat)**

**If you are running for the 2-year unexpired term you must indicate it on your Statement of Candidacy & Petitions.

Filing forms (for the Village election only) must be filed at the Village Hall between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. beginning Monday, December 14th through Friday, December 18th or from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 21st.  Election filing forms will not be accepted before or after these dates.  Questions regarding the Village election should be directed to Village Clerk, Janett Conner at 946-2261.

PLEASE NOTE:  The Village Hall lobby is currently closed. Please come to the drive thru on the back of the building to file your documents or call 708-946-2261 when you arrive.

For anyone interested in requirements of running for Village Office,
refer to the Candidates Guide on the Illinois State Board of Elections website.

 



 

Resources for Beecher Residents

 

Local Food Pantries

 

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COVID-19 INFO

Will County Health Department

IDPH COVID-19 Dashboard

Centers for Disease Control and prevention (CDC)

State of Illinois COVID-19 Response   

South Suburban Mayors and Managers COVID-19 Dashboard

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Please continue to wear masks, practice social distancing and clean frequently touched surfaces to prevent the spread. We are all in this together!


 

4th of July Commission

The Beecher Fourth of July Commission was founded to provide a community-wide celebration that provides family entertainment and funding for improvements to Firemen’s Park. The commission is made up of volunteers who donate their time to benefit the community.


4TH OF JULY COMMISSION OFFICERS & MEMBERS:

Marcy Meyer, Village Liaison
Jerry Meyer
Robert Barber
Patty Meyer
Chuck Hoehn
Steve Koehn
Ron Kuhlman
Bill Voss
Barb Hodgett
Bruce Becker
Laura Voss
Ken Bobowski
Kevin Bouchard
Howard Perry
Cameron Ohlendorf
Nicholas Hoehn
Marge Cook
Mike Lau
Kim Coleman
Brad Johnson
Mary Lou Cooper (ex-officio)