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Posted on: May 6, 2021

Document Destruction Event

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The City will be holding a document destruction event for residents on Saturday, June 5 from 10 a.m. to noon. The event will be held at City Hall, 222 E. 9th Street, in the west parking lot. 

Accepted Materials

  • All paper
  • File folders
  • Hanging files
  • Com...
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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Branch Pickup

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The City’s Branch Pickup Program will begin on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 7 a.m. In order to participate in this program, branches must be placed at the edge of the parkway with the cut ends facing the street, prior to the beginning of the program.

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Property Recognition Contest

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Do you have a beautiful yard, landscaping, or garden? The Beautification Committee invites all residents of incorporated Lockport to showcase their landscaping and outside décor for the 2021 Spring/Summer Property Recognition Contest. Applicati...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Spring Hydrant Flushing

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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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Posted on: March 22, 2021

Vaccination Locations

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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.

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Tree City USA Award

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The City of Lockport was recently named a 2020 Tree City USA, Growth Award Winner by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. The community also received a Tree City USA Growth Award for demonstrating envir...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Delores Feithen Firepit

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The Delores Feithen Firepit, located at 921 S. State Street was dedicated in honor of the Lockport Police Department's first police officer by Mayor Steven Streit. The City of Lockport, Lockport Police Department (LPD), and Lockport Township Fire...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Coal Tar-Based Sealant Products

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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.

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Sidewalk Replacement Program

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The City of Lockport is accepting requests for sidewalk repair and replacement in 2021 through end of day on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Requests may be made by entering a service request through the City's service request system. The sidewal...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Bike Drive

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The Lockport Resource Center is holding its annual Bicycle Drive and Re-Homing Event again this spring. Beginning March 15, the Lockport Police Department will accept used bicycles for donation at the Lockport Police Department offices at 1212 Farrell Roa...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Waste Management

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Observed Holidays

If your service day falls on or follows one of these observed holidays, your service will be delayed by one day for that week only.

New Year's Day

Friday, January 1, 2021

Memorial Day

Monday, May 31, 2021

Independence Day

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

Observed Holidays

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Provided are a list of holidays observed by the City of Lockport. Below are the dates in 2021 when City offices will be closed.

Friday, January 1, 2021New Year’s DayOffices closed all day

Monday, January 18, 2021Martin Luther King Jr., DayOffices closed all...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Annual Meeting Schedule

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

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Knights of Columbus Duck Race

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The Knights of Columbus Council Perez Council 1176 will be holding its annual Old Canal Days Duck Race on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 3 pm. Ducks can be purchased in the City Hall Water Department during regular business hours. Ducks are $5 each or 5 duck...

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Community News
Posted on: March 23, 2021

Girl Scouts Programs

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Calling all future Girl Scouts! The Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana presents: Virtual Parties for Every Girl. Choose from Girl Detective: Crime Solving Party, Irish Baking Party, Puppets and Pajamas, Garden Party, or Me &am...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Seven Day Meal Kits Available

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7-Day Meal Kits Now Available! That is 14 FREE Meals you can pick up weekly for every teen/child 18 years or younger. Tremendous savings for families in our community now through the end of the school year. 

Curbside Pick-up Every FRIDAY Starts on...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Delores Feithen Firepit

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The Delores Feithen Firepit, located at 921 S. State Street was dedicated in honor of the Lockport Police Department's first police officer by Mayor Steven Streit. The City of Lockport, Lockport Police Department (LPD), and Lockport Township Fire Protecti...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Bike Drive

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The Lockport Resource Center is holding its annual Bicycle Drive and Re-Homing Event again this spring. Beginning March 15, the Lockport Police Department will accept used bicycles for donation at the Lockport Police Department offices at 1212 Farrell Roa...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Just Kus Blankets

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Just Kus Blankets was founded because a new cozy blanket is like a warm hug when you need it the most. Just Kuz Blankets is working to provide people in need just that, a BIG HUG! JKB was founded to help make a difference in the lives of those who are goi...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Reporting Unemployment Insurance Fraud

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The Lockport Police Department is committed to serving the community, and as always, takes criminal acts very seriously. One of the most recent trends being reported to police departments is the increase in scams surrounding the Illinois Department of Emp...

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