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Posted on: January 18, 2023

Village Program Offsets 29% of Residential and Small Business Annual Carbon Electricity Footprint

Green Up Deerfield

Using funds from a civic contribution from the electricity aggregation program, the Village of Deerfield has offset the annual electricity consumption and resulting carbon generation of residential households and eligible small businesses by 29%. ...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Public Art Program Open House Feb. 8

Dear Deer

The Deerfield Fine Arts Commission will host a community open house to showcase the pieces selected for the seventh year of the Deerfield Public Art Program before they are put on display throughout the Village.

The event will be held in the Deerfield Publ...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: January 6, 2023

Community Relations Commission Seeks High School Student Commissioners

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Are you, or do you know, a current high school sophomore or junior looking to get involved in the community and participate in civic activities? The Community Relations Commission is looking to fill two student commissioner openings to contribute bringing...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Winter Driving Safety Tips

Winter Village Hall

With winter upon us, it is important to know how to drive safely in unpredictable weather. 

The following are a few safe driving tips for inclement weather:

  • Make full stops at stop signs and be sure to stop before the white line. Keep in mind that ...
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Deerfield News
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Greenhouse Gas Reduction Ad Hoc Working Group Releases Carbon Action Report

On June 6, 2021, the Village Board approved a Carbon Action Report from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Ad Hoc Working Group to reduce emissions by 45% by 2030 and become carbon neutral by 2050.

The creation of the ad hoc working group stemmed from a February...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Firearm Safety Programs from the Deerfield Police Department

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Guns kept in homes are more likely to be involved in a fatal or nonfatal accidental shooting than to be used in a manner of self-defense. 

 The Deerfield Police Department strongly urges its’ residents to adhere to strict gun sa...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: October 28, 2019

Recreational Cannabis Zoning Regulations

Following passage of the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act in June 2019, the Village began looking at zoning regulations regarding a possible recreational cannabis dispensary. On November 4, 2019, the Village Board approved an ordinance se...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Coal Tar Sealant Ban in Effect for Driveway and Parking Lot Paving

In 2018, the Deerfield Village Board approved an ordinance that bans the use and sale of coal tar pavement sealants and regulates the licensing of pavement sealant professionals.Pavement sealant professionals are required to fill out a license application...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Deerfield Farmers Market Runs June 15-October 12

The Deerfield Farmers Market is open for the season, and this year they are pulling out all the stops to celebrate their 25th anniversary!Located at the northwest corner of Deerfield Road and Robert York Avenue (Metra Commuter Lot), the Market will be ope...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Half-Priced Trees Available with 50/50 Parkway Tree Program; Ends August 30

Pay 50% of the cost for one new parkway tree per residence plus the $80 planting fee - we'll pay the rest! See the variety of available trees, their prices and basic information here.Your tree is guaranteed for one year and will be planted for you in the ...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Greenwood Avenue Closure from Park Avenue to Waukegan Road

Greenwood Avenue will be closed beginning Monday, June 17 through August 16 between Park Avenue and Waukegan Road. Due to the magnitude of the work required between Chestnut Street and Waukegan Road, t...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Water Reclamation Facility Biosolids Haul Starting July 26

The Village of Deerfield's Water Reclamation Facility (WRF), located at 1045 Hackberry Road, will be conducting biosolids hauling operations beginning tomorrow, Friday, July 26, and continuing through the weekend.Due to wet weather conditions, the Village...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Pavement Crack Sealing Beginning July 25

Beginning Thursday, July 25, the Village’s contractor, Patriot Pavement Maintenance, will begin crack sealing operations. Crack sealing involves the routing and filling of cracks on streets to prevent further deterioration. This process helps extend the l...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: May 8, 2019

Proposed Deerfield High School Digital Scoreboard

Update from May 31, 2019: District 113 Superintendent Bruce Law has advised that the District 113 School Board requested additional information at their May 20 meeting regarding the proposed scoreboard. He expects that report to be provided to the School ...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Lane Closure Notice: Southbound Waukegan Road, Monday, July 15

Beginning Monday, July 15 at 9 a.m., the outside lane of southbound Waukegan Road from Ivy Lane through Greenwood Avenue will be closed. This required lane closure and associated work is anticipated to be completed by the end of the week. This work is par...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: March 29, 2019

Village Offering New Online Utility Bill Payment System

The Village of Deerfield now accepts the online payment of utility bills at no additional charge to residents! Visit our website homepage and click the "Pay Online" button or visit https://pay.deerfield.il.us (Munis Self Service).Use our Munis S...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Non-Emergency Village Offices Closed for 4th of July; Waste Management Collection on Schedule

All non-emergency Village offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Regular office hours will resume the following Friday. Waste Management collection will proceed as normal.

The annual Family Days parade will be taking ...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: May 21, 2019

Non-Emergency Village Offices Closed May 27; Garbage Collection Delayed; Memorial Day Ceremony

All non-emergency Village offices will be closed on Monday, May 27 in honor of Memorial Day. Regular office hours will resume the following Tuesday. 

Garbage collection will be delayed by one day. If you have questions or concerns, contact Waste M...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Fire Hydrant Flushing Starts Week of April 15

During the week of April 15, the Public Works Department will begin flushing all fire hydrants within the Village. Opening fire hydrants and flushing out water on an annual basis allows Public Works to ensure that hydrants are in proper working condition ...

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Watch our hydrant flushing video here. Deerfield News
Posted on: April 25, 2019

Coexisting with Coyotes in Deerfield - Tuesday, April 30

Join District 9 Wildlife Biologist Stephanie Fitzsimons, from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, for a free presentation on coyotes in the Deerfield area followed by a question and answer period.The presentation is taking place on Tuesday, Apri...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Village Offering Rebate for Sump Pump Connection Repair

What is it?

The Residential Sump Pump Disconnection Program has been implemented to reduce costly and unnecessary sanitary sewer overflows and backups. For a limited time only, the Village is offering a 20% rebate to homeowners that eliminate illegal sump ...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: March 22, 2019

April 2 Consolidated Election Information

The Consolidated Election will be held Tuesday, April 2, for election of municipal offices, library trustees, park district commissioners, school board members and more. The following information and dates will help make the registration and voting proces...

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Deerfield News
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Sign Up for TeenConnect

Lawn Mowing

Deerfield teens – are you looking to help the community and make a little money? Deerfield residents – do you or someone you know need help from time to time mowing the lawn, raking leaves or shoveling snow? Let the Village help connec...

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