The Planning Commission will hear testimony from residents and the potential buyer; and will discuss a Special Use Permit petition that was received for the property located at 18663 County Line Road in Maple Park. This Special Use Permit, if approved, would allow the potential new owners (Minify Self Storage, LLC) to build 4 mini storage buildings on the property. Please plan to attend this informative Public Hearing. If you should have any questions please call the village office at (815) 827-3309.Public Hearing Agenda and Packet.pdf (29 downloads)
Job Posting: Police Officer
The Maple Park Police Department currently consists of part-time officers.
Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
- High school education or equivalent thereof and an Associate’s degree or at least 60 semester credit hours at an accredited college or university or demonstrated comparable work experience
- Certified as a Law Enforcement Officer by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
- A minimum of five (5) years of law enforcement experience
- Valid Illinois Driver’s License
- Valid Illinois FOID card
- Must be a US Citizen
- Applicant must have a clear record with no arrest involving violent crimes and or felonies.
Interested applicants should apply by completing an application, and attach resume with cover letter. Police position will be shift work which includes weekends and holidays.
Chief Mike F Acosta
306 Willow Street P.O. Box 148
Maple Park, IL. 60151
Maple Park is always trying to bring new businesses to Maple Park. The staff at the Village of Maple Park values your input on new business that may or may not choose Maple Park. To that end, please answer a few survey questions to help us in our research and development of this possible new business. You can find the survey here.
The Village of Maple Park Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing to discuss the possibility of making animal related businesses a Special Use Permit in residential areas. An animal related business would include kennels, pet shops, shelters, pounds, animal hospitals, or other animal related businesses. If a Special Use Permit is required, public input would become part of the process and the surrounding neighbors would be able to give input into the decision making process.
The Public Hearing will take place on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at 7 p.m., in the Board room at the Civic Center, located at 302 Willow Street, Maple Park.
If you should have any questions regarding this Public Hearing please contact the village office at (815) 827-3309.
METRA SAFETY POSTER AND ESSAY CONTEST
Prizes and Awards:
1st Place – iPad
2nd Place – $250
3rd Place – $100
Poster Contest Awards:
One 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner will be selected from each grade.
Essay Contest Awards:
One 1st place winner will be selected from three grade groups: Elementary, Middle and High School.
For more information, visit www.metracontest.com.
All vehicles in Maple Park are required to have a vehicle sticker. The cost of these stickers helps offset the maintenance of the roads in Maple Park. If you don’t have a sticker, the police department will first issue warnings, then they will start ticketing.
Vehicle stickers were due May 31st and notices went out April 30th. Vehicle stickers are now $50 per vehicle.
New residents have 30 days to get their vehicle stickers at a cost of $25 per vehicle.
If you should have any questions please contact the Maple Park village office at 815-827-3309.
Click here to view the Maple Park Village Code. Click on Title 7, Chapter 2 on the left.Vehicle Sticker Application (161 downloads) .
Three Easy ways to pay:
- Email the completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org, using your debit/credit card for payment;
- Mail the completed application with payment (check, debit/credit card) to Village of Maple Park, P.O. Box 220, Maple Park, IL, 60151, and we will mail you your vehicle stickers;
- Stop in the village office at 302 Willow Street in Maple Park, complete your form and pick up your vehicle stickers.
We must have a completed form and payment in order to issue vehicle stickers.
Would you like your utility bill to be on time, every time? The Village of Maple Park has a direct debit program that is easy to sign up for. Just complete the Auto Debit Form (341 downloads) , attach a voided check and send it over to the village office. You can mail your form and voided check to P.O. Box 220, Maple Park, IL 60151, or you can email it to email@example.com. Your bill amount will then be debited from your account. You will still get a bill, so you can keep track of your water usage, but no more writing checks! If you have questions about the direct debit program, call the village office at (815) 827-3309.
THERE IS NO CHARGE TO BE ON THE DIRECT DEBIT PROGRAM
Are you planning to install a pool in your back yard? Or a shed? Before you do any work on your home, please check the municipal code on the village’s website at www.villageofmaplepark.com to check to see if you need a permit. Chances are you do need a permit. Don’t get caught doing a project without a permit.
The Village of Maple Park will be citing residents that do work without a permit.