Public School District Information
Wauconda School District Offices (847) 526-7690
Grades K-4 Robert Crown (847) 526-7100
Grades K-5 Cotton Creek (847) 526-4700
Grades 6-8 Matthews Middle School (847) 526-6210
Grades 5-6 Wauconda Grade School (847) 526-6671
Grades 7-8 Wauconda Middle School (847) 526-2122
Grades 9-12 Wauconda High School (847) 526-6611
Transportation Department (847) 526-6672
As one way to help remove fallen leaves, PrairieLand will be vacuuming up fallen leaves the week of November 13, as weather permits. They will make one pass only by each house and continue until all streets are complete. Please have your leaves raked on your grass along the edge of the road in front of your house for removal. PLEASE DON’T RAKE THEM INTO THE STREET as this may cause blockage to storm sewers. Remaining leaves can be mulched, composted or bagged for removal with the purchase of a landscape waste subscription or tag....
Please view the Fox Waterway Agency website for up to date information on the state of the Fox River. www.foxwaterway.com Please be sure to view our particular stretch of the river for conditions in our area.
This fiscal year’s (May 1, 2017-April 30, 2018) Vehicle Tax was due June 30, 2017. As in past years, each Village household has a single, flat fee of $20.00, regardless of the number of vehicles. If paid past the due date this fee doubles to $40 per household. This change to a single fee per household has been a tremendous success, with the funds helping with roadway and parkway maintenance. Please remit promptly! For remittance forms, please click FY18 Vehicle Tax Letter NOTE: THIS FORM IS FOR CURRENT FISCAL YEAR’S TAX ONLY....
Through the generosity of Lynne & Ken Mohr of FRVG, a scholarship has been established for those students enrolling or currently enrolled specifically in a SKILLED TRADE/TECHNICAL PROGRAM for the 2017-2018 school year, with a focus on electrical, plumbing, mechanical, welding, etc. Applicants must be a resident of the Village and be a current high school senior or student attending an accredited technical/vocation program during the 2016-2017 academic year. Demonstrated ambition and self-drive must be evidenced by achievement in school,...
Everyone received a notice about the annual Village Vehicle Tax and the flat fee of $20 regardless of how many cars at the residence. The fee is doubled if paid after the due date of June 30th. Citations will be issued by agreement with our Wauconda Community Service Officer that will require a court appearance for a not-guilty fee. Court fees and additional fines will apply. If you are a new resident (within the last 4 months) please contact the Village Hall for compliance information.
NOTICE: 2017 MEETING SCHEDULE The Village of Port Barrington holds regularly scheduled meetings at Port Barrington’s Village Hall, 69 S. Circle Avenue, Port Barrington, IL 60010-1001. Persons wishing to address the Village Board of Trustees at these meetings should call the Village Hall at 847-639-7595 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on the agenda. Committee Meeting Schedule 1st Wednesday each month, 7:00PM January 4, 2017 February 1, 2017 March 1, 2017 April 5, 2017 May 3, 2017 June 7, 2017 July 5, 2017 – NO...
Imagine a full glass of water. That glass has a straw in it. Where ever you place the straw within the glass, you are still drinking from the same container of water. That glass/straw scenario is how a well relates to an aquifer. Our Village has two aquifers, unfortunately the first aquifer has a surface water to ground water connection. What’s that mean? That means: Whatever goes into a storm drain, a pond, or a ditch will eventually make contact with the aquifer. Wait, that’s sounds scary? Scary or not, it’s factual. This is why the...
The Village of Port Barrington and the Village of Wauconda have teamed up to answer resident complaints in code enforcement. Resident complaints regarding overnight parking, unleashed dogs, yard maintenance and other ordinance violations have been addressed with the intergovernmental agreement between Port Barrington and Wauconda. The agreement is two-fold: First, it will provide a Code Enforcement Officer or Uniformed Officer from the Wauconda PD to issue warnings and tickets for ordinance violations. Secondly, those tickets will be heard...
Through its partnership with the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS), BACOG is pleased to promote a new nationwide training initiative offered by the ISWS called the Private Well Class. This is a free online course that helps homeowners understand and care for their water well. The program combines a 10-part online class with live, interactive seminar events in which the material will be reinforced and questions answered. Please visit The Private Well Class website or contact email@example.com for more information. Please click...