(309) 266-5361 Village Hall - 120 North Main Street Morton, Illinois 61550

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Apr
8
Sun
Semi-Annual Hydrant Flushing
Apr 8 – May 6 all-day

The Village of Morton’s Water Department will begin semi-annual hydrant flushing on Sun., April 8 for approximately 4 weeks.  This will be slightly different from previous years as crews will be flushing 24 hours per day and 7 days per week over the 4 week period in an effort to improve the process.  Please click here for more information.

If there are questions, please contact us at (309) 266-5361 or through the website at www.morton-il.gov.  It is also important to subscribe to our email alerts through the website to receive up to date information.

Apr
20
Fri
Spring Yard Waste Disposal Program @ Sewer Treatment Plant #2
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

YARD WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM
SPRING 2018

Open: Saturday, April 7 – Sunday, April 22
8:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. daily

VILLAGE OF MORTON RESIDENTS ONLY:  Free yard waste disposal is available at Sewage Treatment Plant #2, 2625 S. Fourth (at the corner of S. Fourth and Broadway Rd.).  Verification of name & address required.

The program is “self-serve” as it has been in the past.  A fenced area at STP#2 will be designated for yard waste disposal.  Assistance will not be provided for removal or dumping of landscape waste, so please plan accordingly.

  • Only leaves, grass clippings, and tree branches (no greater than 5′ in length or 4″ in diameter), and any associated landscape waste will be accepted.
  • No paper or plastic bags will be allowed for disposal.
  • Neither landscaping timber (railroad ties) nor construction lumber is allowed.
  • No commercial enterprise may deposit landscape waste at this site.
  • “Root mass” from trees, bushes, or shrubbery is not allowed.
  • No pet waste, household garbage or plant containers of any kind at this site.
  • No yard waste is to be left outside the designated fenced area.
  • Video surveillance will take place during the program.

Please follow, or help us police these rules to ensure the continued operation of this free yard waste disposal program for all citizens of Morton.

Remember that it is a violation of Village ordinances to deposit landscape and yard waste on Village property (in the streets, in Prairie and Bull Run Creeks, down storm sewers, etc.), and that open burning of landscape waste or any kind of garbage is prohibited within the Village limits.

Apr
21
Sat
Spring Yard Waste Disposal Program @ Sewer Treatment Plant #2
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

YARD WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM
SPRING 2018

Open: Saturday, April 7 – Sunday, April 22
8:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. daily

VILLAGE OF MORTON RESIDENTS ONLY:  Free yard waste disposal is available at Sewage Treatment Plant #2, 2625 S. Fourth (at the corner of S. Fourth and Broadway Rd.).  Verification of name & address required.

The program is “self-serve” as it has been in the past.  A fenced area at STP#2 will be designated for yard waste disposal.  Assistance will not be provided for removal or dumping of landscape waste, so please plan accordingly.

  • Only leaves, grass clippings, and tree branches (no greater than 5′ in length or 4″ in diameter), and any associated landscape waste will be accepted.
  • No paper or plastic bags will be allowed for disposal.
  • Neither landscaping timber (railroad ties) nor construction lumber is allowed.
  • No commercial enterprise may deposit landscape waste at this site.
  • “Root mass” from trees, bushes, or shrubbery is not allowed.
  • No pet waste, household garbage or plant containers of any kind at this site.
  • No yard waste is to be left outside the designated fenced area.
  • Video surveillance will take place during the program.

Please follow, or help us police these rules to ensure the continued operation of this free yard waste disposal program for all citizens of Morton.

Remember that it is a violation of Village ordinances to deposit landscape and yard waste on Village property (in the streets, in Prairie and Bull Run Creeks, down storm sewers, etc.), and that open burning of landscape waste or any kind of garbage is prohibited within the Village limits.

Apr
22
Sun
Spring Yard Waste Disposal Program @ Sewer Treatment Plant #2
Apr 22 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

YARD WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM
SPRING 2018

Open: Saturday, April 7 – Sunday, April 22
8:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. daily

VILLAGE OF MORTON RESIDENTS ONLY:  Free yard waste disposal is available at Sewage Treatment Plant #2, 2625 S. Fourth (at the corner of S. Fourth and Broadway Rd.).  Verification of name & address required.

The program is “self-serve” as it has been in the past.  A fenced area at STP#2 will be designated for yard waste disposal.  Assistance will not be provided for removal or dumping of landscape waste, so please plan accordingly.

  • Only leaves, grass clippings, and tree branches (no greater than 5′ in length or 4″ in diameter), and any associated landscape waste will be accepted.
  • No paper or plastic bags will be allowed for disposal.
  • Neither landscaping timber (railroad ties) nor construction lumber is allowed.
  • No commercial enterprise may deposit landscape waste at this site.
  • “Root mass” from trees, bushes, or shrubbery is not allowed.
  • No pet waste, household garbage or plant containers of any kind at this site.
  • No yard waste is to be left outside the designated fenced area.
  • Video surveillance will take place during the program.

Please follow, or help us police these rules to ensure the continued operation of this free yard waste disposal program for all citizens of Morton.

Remember that it is a violation of Village ordinances to deposit landscape and yard waste on Village property (in the streets, in Prairie and Bull Run Creeks, down storm sewers, etc.), and that open burning of landscape waste or any kind of garbage is prohibited within the Village limits.

Apr
23
Mon
Spring Yard Waste Disposal Program @ Sewer Treatment Plant #2
Apr 23 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

YARD WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM
SPRING 2018

Open: Saturday, April 7 – Sunday, April 22
8:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. daily

VILLAGE OF MORTON RESIDENTS ONLY:  Free yard waste disposal is available at Sewage Treatment Plant #2, 2625 S. Fourth (at the corner of S. Fourth and Broadway Rd.).  Verification of name & address required.

The program is “self-serve” as it has been in the past.  A fenced area at STP#2 will be designated for yard waste disposal.  Assistance will not be provided for removal or dumping of landscape waste, so please plan accordingly.

  • Only leaves, grass clippings, and tree branches (no greater than 5′ in length or 4″ in diameter), and any associated landscape waste will be accepted.
  • No paper or plastic bags will be allowed for disposal.
  • Neither landscaping timber (railroad ties) nor construction lumber is allowed.
  • No commercial enterprise may deposit landscape waste at this site.
  • “Root mass” from trees, bushes, or shrubbery is not allowed.
  • No pet waste, household garbage or plant containers of any kind at this site.
  • No yard waste is to be left outside the designated fenced area.
  • Video surveillance will take place during the program.

Please follow, or help us police these rules to ensure the continued operation of this free yard waste disposal program for all citizens of Morton.

Remember that it is a violation of Village ordinances to deposit landscape and yard waste on Village property (in the streets, in Prairie and Bull Run Creeks, down storm sewers, etc.), and that open burning of landscape waste or any kind of garbage is prohibited within the Village limits.

Community Solar Open House @ Morton Economic Development Council Office
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Learn about the possibilities of solar for your business and residence at this open house event!

Community Solar makes solar accessible to those that are not able to install solar on their properties. By participating in a nearby Community Solar Project, you can still be credited for the energy produced by your share of the solar installation.

Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting @ Freedom Hall
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Plan Commission Meeting @ Freedom Hall
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
24
Tue
Morton Forecast Breakfast @ Freedom Hall
Apr 24 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am

The Morton Forecast Breakfast highlights major community projects and gives our elected bodies an opportunity to share their future plans.

The event will be held at Freedom Hall and TCRC will cater a delicious breakfast that includes the festival pumpkin pancakes.

Guest Speakers:
Village of Morton – Mayor Jeff Kaufman
School District 709 – Superintendent Jeff Hill
Morton Public Library – Director Alissa Williams
Morton Park District. – Director of Parks & Recreation Joel Dickerson

Spring Yard Waste Disposal Program @ Sewer Treatment Plant #2
Apr 24 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

YARD WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM
SPRING 2018

Open: Saturday, April 7 – Sunday, April 22
8:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. daily

VILLAGE OF MORTON RESIDENTS ONLY:  Free yard waste disposal is available at Sewage Treatment Plant #2, 2625 S. Fourth (at the corner of S. Fourth and Broadway Rd.).  Verification of name & address required.

The program is “self-serve” as it has been in the past.  A fenced area at STP#2 will be designated for yard waste disposal.  Assistance will not be provided for removal or dumping of landscape waste, so please plan accordingly.

  • Only leaves, grass clippings, and tree branches (no greater than 5′ in length or 4″ in diameter), and any associated landscape waste will be accepted.
  • No paper or plastic bags will be allowed for disposal.
  • Neither landscaping timber (railroad ties) nor construction lumber is allowed.
  • No commercial enterprise may deposit landscape waste at this site.
  • “Root mass” from trees, bushes, or shrubbery is not allowed.
  • No pet waste, household garbage or plant containers of any kind at this site.
  • No yard waste is to be left outside the designated fenced area.
  • Video surveillance will take place during the program.

Please follow, or help us police these rules to ensure the continued operation of this free yard waste disposal program for all citizens of Morton.

Remember that it is a violation of Village ordinances to deposit landscape and yard waste on Village property (in the streets, in Prairie and Bull Run Creeks, down storm sewers, etc.), and that open burning of landscape waste or any kind of garbage is prohibited within the Village limits.