A pair of bald eagles soars overhead as cars move swiftly across the Rock River bridge in Roscoe. Nearby, the local restaurants offer their unique brand of dining flair to customers of all ages. Up and down its main streets, bicyclists and pedestrians make their way through town on a growing network of recreation paths that connects other familiar towns, far and wide. Roscoe’s schools too are known for instilling passion, creativity, self confidence and success in the community’s next generation. These are just some of the unique offerings and facts that have prompted nearly 11,000 residents to call Roscoe home. From its popular schools to its growing industry, its economic opportunities to its safe neighborhoods, Roscoe, Illinois is fast making an unforgettable name for itself. Located near interstate 90 providing easy access to Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago and Rockford. Roscoe is the place for your business, your family and your home. Why not check it out for yourself. Parades, street dances, festivals and a good variety of youth sports opportunities await.
Roscoe, Illinois: To live it is to love it Roscoe has reached a population of 10,785 residents, located over a 13.4 sq. mile area.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
The Village of Roscoe is soliciting sealed bids from qualified landscaping companies for lawn mowing services in relation to the Village’s property maintenance abatement program. The proposed Scope of Work is described, in detail, within the Request for Bids.
Interested parties may obtain a copy of the Request for Bids at the office of the Village Clerk, Village of Roscoe, 10631 Main Street, Roscoe, IL 61073. Completed proposals must be returned no later than 10:00 a.m., on July 1, 2016 at which time they will be opened and publicly read.
Contractor shall not pay less than the prevailing rates of wages to all laborers, workmen, and mechanics performing work under this contract, and shall comply with the requirements of the Illinois Wages of Employees on Public Works Act (820 ILCS 130/1-12).
Dated: June 15, 2016 ~ Christina K. Marks, Village Clerk ~ Village of Roscoe, Illinois
Two Maintenance Worker positions available at Public Works on Swanson Road in Roscoe. This position reports to the Public Works Superintendent. For detailed job description click here. For job application click here.
OPEN BURNING in the Village of Roscoe is permitted 24 hrs. a day, 7 days a week.
BURNING RULES: The burning must be attended to at all times by a responsible party or property owner until the burning material and any smoke or ash is completely extinguished. Care should be taken that the burning/smoke does not create a visibility hazard for roadways.
For further burning definitions, exemptions, and regulations please click here to read Fire Prevention and Protection from the Village of Roscoe Code of Ordinances.
For those of you OUTSIDE OF THE VILLAGE OF ROSCOE (in Roscoe Township) burning is permitted from April 15th thru May 15th only on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am – 7pm.
PORTER PARK CABIN AVAILABLE TO RENT
To rent the beautiful Porter Park cabin at 6598 Windflower Lane please click here for the rental form and list of cabin rules. Bring your completed form to Village Hall at 10631 Main Street.
GARBAGE & RECYCLING COLLECTION
For information pertaining to the change in Waste Removal Companies please visit our Garbage and Recycling Collection page here.
YARD WASTE COLLECTION: Residents may place an unlimited amount of properly prepared yard waste curbside every week during the yard waste season, April 1st thru November 30th. For a list of all yard waste guidelines please click here.
All meetings, unless otherwise posted, take place at Roscoe Village Hall. All meetings are open to public, and public comment is welcomed and encouraged.