• Branch Pick Up Starts April 4th

    Branch pick up is scheduled to start April 4th. The Village is divided at Corning Avenue, and brush from Corning Avenue north will be picked up on the first and third Monday of the month (weather permitting). Brush at homes south of Corning Avenue will be picked up on the second and fourth Monday of each month (weather permitting). Brush should be placed in the parkway close to the curb by 6:00am Monday. Should your scheduled pick up day fall on a holiday, the brush will be collected the following day.The limbs should be no longer than six feet and stacked parallel to the curb in a stack less than four feet high. Please keep a one foot space between piles. Small twigs, leaves, and grass are not chipper material and must be placed in a Star/A&J Disposal bin or yard waste bags for the regular yard waste collection. Please note that if you hire a service to cut down a tree, you must arrange with that service to haul the tree from your site. The Village will not be able to put the tree through the chipper.***Please note that only branches/brush should be placed at the curb. Please do not include piles of leaves and/or other yard waste. Also, please make sure there are no metal items or scrap materials in the branches/brush. Your branches/brush may not be removed if any of the above items are located within.
  • Unused Drug Disposal

    The Peotone Police department has started a prescription medication collection program. The program has collected several hundred pounds of medications that could otherwise pollute our environment or be within easy reach of our children and teens.

    Peotone Police is a site for unused medications. Medications need to be removed from any Rx bottles and placed in a plastic or paper bags. No Needles or sharpees. The department will take the medication on Monday –Friday from 9-3pm. Any questions contact the police department at 708-258-9236.

  • Community Clean Up Day

    The Village of Peotone is holding a Community Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 30 from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. All residents and community organizations are invited and encouraged to help with this project. Everyone is asked to meet at the Peotone Village Hall at 8:00 a.m. where they will be given instructions. Garbage bags and disposable latex gloves will be provided.
  • Peotone Kids Fest

    The Village of Peotone is holding “Kid’s Fest” on Saturday, June 25. This event is being held in the downtown business district of Peotone from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The village is encouraging local businesses and organizations within the Peotone 207U School district to participate in this event which is designed to provide a day of fun and entertainment for children of all abilities. This is an outdoor event, rain or shine. In conjunction with this, “Touch a Truck” is also being held. This is an opportunity for kids as well as adults to see and ask questions about vehicles of all kinds. The Peotone Farmer’s Market will be held on North Street in front of the Peotone American Legion on Saturday, June 25 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Also later in the day on Saturday, June 25 the Peotone Park District will hold a “Party in the Park”. Additional details will be available soon on the Park District’s event.

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Welcome to Peotone

vofp windmillPeotone, Illinois, is a small, rural community conveniently nestled in Will County just south of Chicago, Peotone is located between Interstate 57 and Illinois Rte 50. We are a community filled with history, culture and expectation as we move forward as a community. Many of our 4,142 residents enjoy the tranquility of a country life-style. The village streets are wide, curbed, and shaded with old trees of all varieties. Homes range from many gorgeous historic turn-of-the-century homes to beautiful new contemporary dwellings. Scholastic, athletic, and cultural programs provide growth opportunities for our children.

Peotone welcomes growth in business and general economic development. Our work force is well educated with a strong work ethic. With our village bordered on two sides by the I-57 interchange and a four lane state highway, movement of raw materials and product is fuel and time efficient.

Just twenty minutes to a Metra station for your train ride to Downtown Chicago. Shopping centers, restaurants, and cultural venues are just a short drive away. Please explore our site and see as a great place to live, work, and play.