Part Time Village Clerk Position

The Village of Maple Park, Illinois seeks a part-time Village Clerk to work with Village Administrator, Village Board, and Planning Commission to prepare agendas, packets, minutes and post public notices.  The Village Clerk serves as the Village’s Freedom of Information Act Officer and is responsible for maintaining municipal records. Position is also responsible for general office duties, including water bill acceptance, vehicle sticker processing, updating the Village’s web site, coordination of room/facility rentals, assists the Public Works Director/Building Inspector with the building permit process and other duties as assigned.

Weekly hours for the position vary, with the maximum hours being 30 per week.

High school diploma required, prefer Associates Degree; one (1) to three (3) years of experience in municipal government extremely helpful.  Municipal Clerk certification preferred.  Must be able to pass a background check, drug and alcohol screen, and have a valid Illinois Driver’s License.  Notary Public is a plus.

For a copy of the completed position description, please contact the Village of Maple Park at (815) 827-3309.  If interested in applying, submit a completed Village of Maple Park Application for Employment, cover letter, resume and three (3) references to the Village Administrator, Dawn Wucki-Rossbach, by Wednesday, December 11, 2019.

Salary:  $17.23/hour

Gym Open for Walkers

Is the cold weather putting a crimp in your exercise schedule? Come on out to the gym for some fun and exercise and join other walkers staying in shape! The gym will be open for walkers beginning on November 1st from 7:00 am to Noon Monday through Friday (excluding any holidays) and running through April 30th.

Center Street Paving Project

Due to the forecasted weather conditions expected for next week, the Center street paving project has been postponed until further notice. Please follow the website for further updates. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Neighborhood Watch

Upcoming Meetings for Maple Park’s Neighborhood Watch are scheduled for November 13th, December 4th, and December 18th.  They will be held at Village Hall at 7PM.  See the attached flyer for additional information.

Neighborhood Watch


Center-Street-Paving-Project.pdf (106 downloads)

Paving improvements are scheduled for Center Street from County Line Road to Liberty Street.  The project is scheduled to start the first full week of November and should be completed in 3 to 4 days.  Attached is a resident information bulletin regarding this project.


Trick or Treat Clip ArtAs in the past, Maple Park Trick or Treat Hours will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 31, 2019. Please keep your goblins safe!


Santa Clip ArtThe Maple Park Family Fund is accepting names of families and individuals who would benefit from assistance during the holidays due to serious financial and or medical crisis.


If you or anyone you know are in need, please contact us or fill out a form. Forms can be found on the bulletin boards at the Post Office, Casey’s and Bootleggers, or by contacting Julie Little at (815) 739-1729, or Barb Moisa at (815) 762-5875.


All names and forms must be returned by November 1st to qualify for assistance.


All names are confidential.




*This is not a village sponsored program.


Maple Leaf

Maple Park Village Code – Clear and Concise

Are you confused about whether or not you can park a trailer at your residence? This information was widely distributed in 2018, but it needs to be repeated often for new residents, and those of you who may not have gotten the information.

Recreational Vehicles and Trailer Parking is prohibited on any village street or parkway at any time for more than 48 hours. Recreational vehicles and trailers may only be parked or stored on surfaces paved with concrete, asphalt, or paving stones. It also should be noted that RVs, recreational vehicles and trailers can only be parked on an approves surface (see above) that is behind the line of the garage, and cannot be parked on a lot that is on a corner without special Questions Mark Clip Artpermission from the village.

Below are flyers that may help with the confusion:

You can see the entire code at: Village Code.

If you should ever have any questions about any of these please call the Maple Park Village office at (815) 827-3309 or the Maple Park Police Department at (815) 827-3286.