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Village Announcements

Water Main Break

Crews will begin repairing a water main break at 1820 Vernon Ave. Locate has been called in and work will start today at 6:30 pm on January 29, 2024 and should be completed today. Please avoid the area.

West Bound on Wabash Road Closure

On Tuesday Jan 30, 2024 at 8AM the Village of Jerome Public Works Department will be closing down one lane of westbound Wabash Ave. starting at Leonard St. to Corbin St.   This is to replace a damaged fire hydrant at 1645 Wabash Ave.  The lane closure will be opened back up once work is complete.

Water Main Breaks

The Village of Jerome has two major water main breaks located at the 2900 block of South Park and also at Chatham Road and Iles intersection. These breaks are CWLPs responsibility. They will be working on repairs. No time frame on when the repairs will be completed at this time.



Beginning today, Tuesday, December 19, around 3:30 p.m., water service will be interrupted to customers along Iles Avenue between S. MacArthur Boulevard and S. Owens Lane due to water main break repairs. Service is estimated to be restored by 10 p.m. tonight barring no unforeseen issues.

Iles Avenue may be closed to traffic in both directions during the work. Lanes will remain closed after repairs until road surface work is completed. Motorists should plan for alternative routes and slow down and be aware of the construction and repair crews and equipment in and near roadways.

Water Dispatch at 217-789-2323 ext. 2 can assist customers with any questions. Updates on work if available will be posted on CWLP’s Facebook and X (Twitter) pages.

Holiday Schedule for 2024

The Village of Jerome will be closed the following days in observance of the following holidays.

Monday, January 15, 2024                   Martin L. King’s Bday

Monday, February 12, 2024             Lincoln’s Bday Observed

Monday, February 19, 2024             President’s Day

Monday, May 27, 2024                     Memorial Day

Wednesday, June 19, 2024              Juneteenth Observed

Thursday, July 4, 2024                      Independence Day       

Monday, September 2, 2024               Labor Day

Monday, October 14, 2024              Columbus Day

Tuesday, November 5, 2024                    General Election Day

Friday, November 11, 2024              Veteran’s Day

Thursday, November 28, 2024        Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 29, 2024                  Day after Thanksgiving

Tuesday, December 24, 2024          Christmas Eve Observed

Wednesday, December 25, 2024     Christmas Day Observed

Tuesday, December 31, 2024              New Year’s Eve Observed

Wednesday January 1, 2025                New Year’s Day Observed

Toys for Tots

Village of Jerome

Toys for Tots Collection Event 

Saturday, December 9, 2033 

Noon to 3 PM

Jerome Municipal Building 

Toys can also be dropped off at the Municipal building lobby during office hours through Thursday, December 15.

Donations of new toys will be accepted and distributed this Christmas season

Toy Gift Guidelines:

  • new and un-wrapped
  • preferably around the $10 or above price range
  • books are also needed (children receive 2 toys each and 3 books count as ONE gift!)

Village Hours

Effective Mon, October 23 the office hours will be

Mon  10am – 2pm

Tues  10am – 2pm

Wed  Office Closed

Thurs 10am – 2pm

Fri      10am – 2pm