Dean Stiegemeier, Chief of Police
It is with great pleasure that we announce the hiring of a new Police Chief in Maple Park, Dean Stiegemeier. Chief Stiegemeier has 40 years of experience in law enforcement. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Leadership and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. He is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command, as well as a Certified Police Chief through the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police.
As the Chief of Police for the City of South Beloit, Illinois, he provided direction and leadership to a department of 16 full-time and part-time, sworn and civilian personnel, and will retire on December 31, 2017. Before that, he was with the Village of Carpentersville, Illinois, Police Department for 34 years.
We are very please to announce that Police Chief Stiegemeier’s first day will be January 2, 2018.
PAUL “PJ” JOHNSON RETIRES
After 11 years with the Village of Maple Park Public Works Department, Paul “PJ” Johnson will retire December 31, 2017. His last day will be December 22, 2017.
Paul has been a huge asset to the Village of Maple Park, with his talent for paving streets, picking up dog poop at the park, maintaining the civic center, etc. Not to mention, mowing lawn and snow plowing, AND giving the ladies in the office a hard time. We have all had a great time and will miss him dearly. His replacement, Josh Jordan, started on December 11, 2017.
Paul says he will be traveling with family, and spending more time with his granddaughter.
The Maple Park Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 28, 2017, at the Civic Center, located at 302 Willow Street, Maple Park.
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 (40 downloads)
Maple Park Police Department
Job Posting: Police Officer
The Village of Maple Park, IL (located 60 miles west of Chicago on IL Route 38 in Kane and DeKalb Counties) is seeking candidates for Police Officer. Part-time hourly positions are available.
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
Job Application (12 downloads)
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.
Village of Maple Park
Thursday, November 23, 2017 CLOSED
Friday, November, 24, 2017 CLOSED
Monday, December 25, 2017 CLOSED
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 CLOSED
Monday, January 1, 2018 CLOSED
HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM THE VILLAGE OF MAPLE PARK!
VILLAGE OF MAPLE PARK
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
Who: Students K-12
Theme: Eyes Up, Devices Down
Deadline: January 31, 2018
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.
Looking for a warm place to walk this winter? The Village of Maple Park will open the Civic Center Gym for walkers 7 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday from November to April (closed on holidays).
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.