New FEMA Floodplain Delineation – Lenders Request Flood Insurance

FEMA recently changed the boundaries of the floodplain in our area, particularly in areas around Brighton Circle in RiverWalk. Lots previously brought out of the flood plain may now lie partially within this new delineation. This determination is sent by FEMA to lending institutions who, in turn, may request homeowners to carry flood insurance if their a portion of their home lies within it. Most homeowners can give proof that their dwelling...

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SCOUT FALL RECRUITMENT EVENT – AUG 21, 2018

Is your future scout is heading into Kindergarten-5th grade this upcoming school year (2018-2019) and interested in learning more about joining Cub Scouts? Wauconda Area Packs 290 and 90 to invite you to join us at a Fall Recruitment Event on Tuesday August 21 from 6pm-7:30pm at the American Legion Hall in Wauconda. It will be an adventure full of activities and events for the whole family to experience and try. August 21, 2018 6-7:30 PM The...

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ROCK ‘N’ ROAR GARDEN PARTY, SEPTEMBER 8TH

Join us at the annual Village Garden Party at Hermann Park from 1-9 PM Saturday, September 8, 2018 for loads of entertainment for kids and adults alike! Rock out with the introduction of our resident dinosaur addition the park, live music, Dave DiNaso’s Traveling World of Reptiles, fire truck, pony rides, refreshments, and more!

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Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes in our area are a tough problem as we are surrounded by wetlands and forest preserve. Keeping our wetlands healthy is crucial to keeping numbers of mosquitoes down. The Village has a rigorous larvicide program, treating storm sewers regularly and flood waters as they arise. Most important is to let homeowners know   how they can “fight the bite” of mosquitoes at home. Please click on the links below for information on how...

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MOHR TRADE SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP OFFERED TO VILLAGE RESIDENT STUDENTS!

The Mohr Skilled Trade Scholarship DEADLINE EXTENDED THROUGH AUGUST 1ST! Through the generosity of Lynne & Ken Mohr of FRVG, a scholarship has been established for those high school or college students enrolling or currently enrolled specifically in a skilled trade/technical program for the 2018-2019 school year, with a focus on electrical, plumbing, mechanical, welding, etc. Demonstrated ambition and self-drive must be evidenced by...

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