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    Earth Day & Earth Month

    In observance of Earth Day on Thursday, April 22 and Earth Month throughout the month of April, a Green Initiatives section of our website provides resources and information for our community to help create a more sustainable future. Green Initiatives
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    Vaccination Locations

    All Will County vaccination locations are now open to all residents who are 16 years or older (18 years and older for Moderna). Visit the Will County Health Department website or individual sites provided by the IDPH to schedule your appointment. Visit the COVID-19 Center
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    Property Recognition Contest

    The Beautification Committee invites all residents of incorporated Lockport to showcase their landscaping and outside décor for the 2021 Spring/Summer Property Recognition Contest. More Details
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    Spring Hydrant Flushing

    Spring hydrant flushing will begin on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 and will continue until complete. Signs will be posted when flushing is to occur in your neighborhood.
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    Vaccination Locations

    The Will County Health Department (WCHD) is providing information regarding COVID-19 vaccination locations throughout Will County. In addition to Health Department sites, the WCHD is partnering with local pharmacies and community based organizations. More Details
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    Tree City USA Award

    The City was recently named a 2020 Tree City USA, Growth Award Winner by the Arbor Day Foundation. The community also received a Tree City USA Growth Award for demonstrating environmental improvement and a high level of tree care.
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    Delores Feithen Firepit

    The Delores Feithen Firepit, located at 921 S. State Street, has been dedicated by Mayor Streit to the Lockport Police Department's first female Police Officer. The outdoor fireplace serves as a common space in honor of our police and fire personnel. More Details
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    Coal Tar-Based Sealant Products

    Resolution No. 20-111 bans the sale, use, and application of coal tar-based sealant products containing a high-level of PAH, a toxic substance known to be harmful in high concentrations. Driveway repaving with asphalt is still allowed with non-PAH. Additional Info...
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    Sidewalk Replacement Program

    The City of Lockport is accepting requests for sidewalk repair and replacement in 2021 through end of day on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Please see more details for information about how to enter a service request. More Details
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    Bike Drive

    The Police Department will be collecting used bicycles beginning Monday, March 15. Bikes can be dropped off at the Police Department, 1212 Farrell Road, during regular business hours Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. More Details
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    Complimentary Valet Parking

    Complimentary valet parking is now available Downtown Lockport! The City is providing the service free-of-charge to our residents and visitors every weekend* along State Street at 10th and 11th Streets. *Select "more details" for complete availability. More Details
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    Waste Management

    If your service day falls on or follows one of Waste Management's observed holidays, your service will be delayed by one day for that week only. More Details
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    Observed Holidays

    Provided are a list of holidays observed by the City of Lockport. Please visit this news item for dates in 2021 when City offices will be closed. More Details
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    Annual Meeting Schedule

    View the regular meeting schedule for the City Council, Committee of the Whole (COTW), Plan & Zoning Commission, Board of Police Commissioners, and Heritage & Architecture Commission. More Details
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