Change Your Clocks & Batteries Sunday, November 2nd

It's nearly time to "fall back" one hour! Daylight Savings begins at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 2, 2014; don't forget to turn your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Saturday, November 1st.

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Leaf Collection Begins During the Week of Monday, October 20th

The Village of Gurnee's 2014 residential leaf collection program will begin the week of Monday, October 20th and will run through Saturday, November 29th.

Residents should have their unbagged leaves at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on the Monday of each collection week to ensure they are collected. Leaf collection does not necessarily take place on the same day as your regular garbage pick-up.

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Contractor to Begin Topographical Survey of Belle Plaine and Magnolia On or Around Monday, November 3rd

Beginning on or around Monday, November 3rd, the Village's contractor, RE Allen, will begin a topographical survey of Belle Plaine and Magnolia Avenues. During the survey, crews will be walking the area using equipment to measure the various elevations of both roadways. This survey is the first step in beginning a reconstruction project of both roads, which the Village anticipates will start in 2015. Residents are encouraged to drive slowly in the area while crews are at work.

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Leaf Collection Tips & Tricks: How to Make Leaf Collection As Easy as Possible

With the Village's annual leaf collection program slated to begin during the week of Monday, October 20th, piles of leaves are already being moved to the curb. With the average tree having roughly 15,000 leaves, thousands of pounds of leaves will be collected and disposed of this year in the Village alone. To make the task easier, more efficient and more environmentally friendly for residents, the following tips & tricks have been compiled from a variety of sources to make the most of the leaf collection season:

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