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Spring 2023 Garage Sales

The 2023 Village Wide Garage Sales will be held on Friday, June 2nd from 8:00 am to
5:00 pm and Saturday, June 3rd from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. The Village of Jerome will
advertise the event. The Village does not pick up any of the leftovers from the garage sales
and residents will need to move them after the sales hours and dispose of them. Due to
changes in their policies the Salvation Army WILL NOT have a truck available after the
event for donations.

Spring Limb Pickup

Limb pickup will take place the week of April 3-7, 2023, July 3-7, 2023,
and October 2-6, 2023, as the tentative dates depending on budget
constraints. All limb piles must be placed along the street edge
BEFORE 7:00am the morning of March 27th. Any piles placed after
7:00am on the April 3rd WILL NOT be picked up. Piles must
not be placed out any earlier than 1 WEEK prior to pick up dates.
(per Ordinance) Size of pile restrictions are still in place per
Ordinance. Any piles larger than 6ft wide x 4ft tall x 8ft long are
considered oversize and will require a $75.00 fee to be paid before
pickup will occur. Residents who either have “Oversized” piles, or
were late setting piles out will be notified via a letter stating why their
pile was not removed, and any fees owed, and where to pay fees. Any
questions can be directed to Public Works Supervisor David Wilken
directly at 217-546-9647.

Flu Shot Clinic

The Sangamon County Department of Public Helath will be having a Flu Shot Clinic on Tuesday, October 26th from 10am to 11am at the Village of Jerome Municipal Center. Shots are free with insurance cards (Aetna, Blue Cross, Coventry, Cigna, Humana, Health Alliance, Illinicare, HFS, Meridian, Medicaid, and Molina are accepted insurance plans). Cost without insurance is $40 for the standard vaccine and $70 for hi-dose.

Employment Opportunity

The Village of Jerome is looking for a self-motivated individual, with adequate experience to act as the supervisor for our Public Works Department. The Supervisor will work with various trustees in the planning, direction, and management of public works and maintenance programs for streets, property, and water. The supervisor will also manage a small staff of maintenance employees.

You may read the full job description here.