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Notice of Public Hearing for Fiscal Year 2019/2020 Budget

Notice is hereby given that the President and Board of Trustees of the Village of Beecher, Will County, Illinois will conduct a Public Hearing at the hour of 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2019 at the Beecher Village Hall, 625 Dixie Highway, Beecher, Illinois.  The purpose of this Public Hearing is to discuss the estimated revenues and expenditures in a budget proposed by the Village Board for the coming fiscal year beginning May 1, 2019 and ending April 30, 2020.   Testimony from the public will also be taken at this hearing. Copies of the proposed budget are available for public inspection at the Beecher Village Hall by Wednesday, April 17, 2019 or may be downloaded and viewed by clicking the link below.  Copies of the budget and a budget message will also be distributed at the public hearing.  All citizens are invited and encouraged to attend this public hearing and shall be given an opportunity to be heard.

2019/2020 DRAFT BUDGET

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Village accepting applications for Public Works summer employee

The Village of Beecher is accepting applications for the position of SUMMER EMPLOYEE in the Public Works Department. 40 hrs/wk for 13 weeks at $10/hr. Mowing, tree work, and general Public Works maintenance activities for the period of 5/21/19 through 8/24/19. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, April 19th. Applications may be picked up and submitted to the Village Hall at 625 Dixie Highway/PO Box 1154, Beecher, IL 60401 or, Download Here.

Village accepting applications for full-time Public Works

The Village of Beecher is accepting applications for the position of full-time Public Works employee. Starting salary is $33,182 and top pay is $52,234 after eight years of service excluding overtime. Full benefits. Work hours are 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday with some weekend duty. Commercial Drivers License required within six months of hire date. EOE. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2019. Applications may be picked up and submitted to the Village Hall at 625 Dixie Highway/PO Box 1154, Beecher, IL 60401 or, Download Here.

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Dog Tags Now Past Due. Price Now $15

2019 Dog Tags may be purchased at the Beecher Village Hall, 625 Dixie Highway or on-line through the Village’s E-Pay system (by clicking on the EPay link to the left.)

All dogs residing in Beecher must have a Dog Tag. Dog Tag fees are used to pay for the services provided the Beecher Veterinary Clinic for picking up, feeding and boarding stray animals and lost pets.

4th of July Commission

The Beecher Fourth of July Commission was founded to provide a community-wide celebration that provides family entertainment and funding for improvements to Firemen’s Park. The commission is made up of volunteers who donate their time to benefit the community.


4TH OF JULY COMMISSION OFFICERS & MEMBERS:

Marcy Meyer, Village Liaison
Jerry Meyer
Robert Barber
Patty Meyer
Chuck Hoehn
Steve Koehn
Ron Kuhlman
Bill Voss
Barb Hodgett
Bruce Becker
Laura Voss
Ken Bobowski
Kevin Bouchard
Howard Perry
Cameron Ohlendorf
Nicholas Hoehn
Marge Cook
Mike Lau
Kim Coleman
Brad Johnson
Mary Lou Cooper (ex-officio)