Clerk’s Office Closing
The Village Clerk’s office will be closed all day on Thursday, May 5, 2016. Employees will be attending an all-day training seminar.
2015 Water Quality Report
The Village of Ladd’s Water Quality Report for 2015 is now available. This year, the report will not be direct mailed to customers, but is available in the Village Clerk’s office and can also be viewed here. The report was published in the April 30, 2016 edition of the Bureau County Republican.
Convoy Against Cancer BIG Truck Show
The Convoy Against Cancer BIG Truck Show returns to Ladd’s Main Street on Saturday, May 7, 2016, from 10:00am – 3:00pm. All trucks welcome – pick ups, semi-tractors and trailers, dump trucks, wreckers, fire trucks, truck cranes, antique and new, farm tractors. Entry fee is a donation to the American Cancer Society. Door prizes, music and food will be available. Proceeds will benefit American Cancer Society Relay for Life. For more information, contact Phil Hocking @ (815) 894-2092, (815) 488-8245 or email@example.com
Village Wide Garage Sales
Ladd’s Village Wide Garage Sales will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Those wishing to be included on the sale map – at no charge – are asked to contact the Village Clerk’s Office at (815) 894-2440 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, May 27th. Sale maps will be available on Wednesday, June 1st at Casey’s, North Central Bank, the Ladd Post Office and the Village Clerk’s Office. A link to the map will also be posted on this website. For more information, contact the Clerk’s Office.
Spring Brush Collection
Spring brush pick up will be held on Monday, May 23rd, weather permitting. Crews will pick up tree and shrub trimmings that are from 3′ to 8′ in length and up to 6″ in diameter. Piles should not exceed 4′ X 8′ in size. Larger branches and items such as stumps, roots and professional tree trimmings will not be collected. Bundles should not be tied or bound and are to be stacked with the cut end toward the street. Crews will start working early in the morning and make one pass only through the area. For more information, contact the Street Department at (815) 894-2806.
Water Main Flushing
Village crews will flush water mains on Tuesday, May 31st and Wednesday, June 1st, weather permitting. If discoloration occurs, run cold water until it clears.
Join the Card Club at the Ladd Public Library. Bring a friend and enjoy a game of cards from 1:00-3:00pm every Friday. For more information, contact the Library at (815) 894-3254.
125th Commemorative Book
Orders for Ladd’s 125th Anniversary Commemorative Book are currently being accepted. The hard-cover book will be published in color and feature the past 25 years since the Ladd Centennial History Book was published in 1990. It will feature the 125th Celebration, family histories, businesses, organizations and an event timeline from 1990-2015. To reserve a copy, contact the Village Clerk’s office at (815) 894-2440. Only 500 copies will be available for sale at $35 each. The book is currently in production and is tentatively scheduled to arrive this Spring. For more information, contact the Village Clerk’s office.
Schwan’s home delivery offers over 350 delicious foods conveniently delivered to your door. Through Schwan’s-Cares.com, you can order from Schwan’s Home Delivery and help Ladd Education Foundation meet its fundraising goals. Schwan’s will contribute 5% of all orders to Ladd Education Foundation for the rest of the school year! There are two ways to order: ONLINE – Visit Schwans-Cares.com and enter Campaign ID: Ladd Education Foundation #20592 into the search box located in the upper right hand corner then click to open campaign. Click the “Buy Now” button to purchase an eGift card or “Shop Now” to place a product order. PHONE – Call (855) 870-7208 and provide Campaign ID: Ladd Education Foundation #20592. The Ladd Education Foundation committee fundraises to assist in providing educational and developmental tools to enrich the lives of the students in Ladd Community Consolidated School District #94. Thank you for your support!