WATER MAIN FLUSHING
Water mains will be flushed on Tuesday, October 1st & Wednesday, October 2nd, weather permitting. Residents may experience increased turbidity and discoloration and are advised to run cold water until it clears. For more information, contact the Public Works Department @ (815) 894-2806.
FALL BRUSH COLLECTION
Fall brush pick-up will be held on Monday, October 7th, weather permitting. Crews will pick up tree and shrub trimmings that are from 3’- 8’ in length and up to 6” in diameter. 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 @ (815) 894-2806.
FLU SHOT CLINIC
The Bureau County Health Department will sponsor a flu shot clinic on Monday, October 7, 2019 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am. The clinic will be held at the Ladd Moose Lodge, 301 South Eastern Avenue. The clinic is for adults and children with private insurance. Children with Medicaid or All Kids insurance need to call the Health Department to schedule an appointment. Private insurance and Medicare Part B will be accepted, bring your card to show at the time of the vaccination. Cost of the flu shot will be $25.00. For more information, contact the Bureau County Health Department @ (815) 872-5091.
Leaves and other landscape waste only may be burned from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Saturday, inclusive. Additionally, leaves and other landscape waste may be burned on Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, but only from September 15th through November 15th, inclusive. Open burning shall be permitted on public rights-of-way, except on sidewalks, roadways, alleys, parking lots or other paved areas. No burning shall be permitted within 20 feet of any structure. All fires shall be constantly attended by a competent person until each fire is extinguished. Open campfires of clean, non-construction timber and kindling are exempted.
TAPS ON MAIN STREET
At the 11th hour on the 11th day of each month, Taps is played over our Main Street speakers as a reminder to all citizens of the sacrifices that our servicemen and servicewomen have made for our freedom.
Story Time is held at the Ladd Public Library each Tuesday morning from 10:30 am – 11:15 am. Cheri Linnig leads the program which consists of stories, a craft, and a snack. Preschool children ages 2-5 who are accompanied by an adult are welcome to attend.
ANNUAL WATER QUALITY REPORT
Please go to http://testinc.com/ladd2018.pdf to view your 2018 annual water quality report and learn more about your drinking water. This report contains important information about the source and quality of your drinking water. For a translation of the water quality report or to speak with someone about the report, please call Joe Glynn @ T.E.S.T. Inc. (815) 224-1650. If you would like a paper copy of the Village of Ladd’s 2018 Annual Water Quality Report mailed to your home, please call the Village Clerk’s Office (815) 894-2440.