Note: Programs are subject to change. Funding is limited. Reimbursements are on a first come first serve basis. Please call to confirm the availability of funds.
Going Green for Halloween
Going Green for Halloween is full of ideas and suggestions from the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County (SWALCO) on how to make your Halloween more Eek-O-Friendly. Download more information about Putting the Green in Your Halloween (PDF).
Conservation@Home (PDF) is a program through Openlands which brings experts from Openlands to your homes to assess how eco-friendly landscape methods could be used on your property.
50 / 50 Rain Barrel / Compost Bin Reimbursement Program
This program encourages residents to purchase a rain barrel or compost bin for water conservation (rain barrels) and improve soils and plant life (compost bins). Download more information about the 50 / 50 Rain Barrel Reimbursement / Compost Bin Program (PDF).
Tree Replacement Program
This program gives residents an incentive to plant new trees on their property. The planting of new trees improves air quality, enhances the visual aesthetics of the community, and betters the quality of life for every resident. Download more information about the Tree Replacement Program (PDF) and Native Tree List (PDF).
50 / 50 Sidewalk Replacement Program
The 50/50 Sidewalk Replacement Program is a cost-sharing program between the Village and property owners. Those property owners who wish to make aesthetic improvements to the sidewalk adjacent to their property can do so while sharing the cost with the Village. Download more information about the 50 / 50 Sidewalk Replacement Program (PDF).
Neighborhood Partnership Program
The Neighborhood Partnership Program is designed to support neighborhood beautification by supporting citizen volunteer efforts to upgrade landscaping in public (non-park / school) areas. Download more information about the Neighborhood Partnership Program (PDF), Neighbor Consent Form (PDF), Maintenance Agreement (PDF).
Lawn Mower Replacement Rebate Program
This program encourages residents to properly dispose of their gasoline-powered lawn mowers and to replace them with either electric, battery, or manual (reel) powered mowers. Download more information about the Lawn Mower Rebate Program (PDF).