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Yes, you can register to vote at the Village Hall. You must provide 2 documents (including 1 photo ID) showing proof of residency in Harwood Heights. Or, to save time, you can register online by clicking here.
You can have up to 3 garage sales per year. You must notify the Police Department at 708-867-4353 prior to each event.
Street cleaning begins April 1st and ends November 30th of each year.
Yard waste pick-up begins April 1st and ends November 30th of each year. It is collected on your normal garbage pick-up day. Yard waste must be placed in biodegradable paper bags OR in a bin with a yard waste sticker on it. Stickers are available at no charge at the Village Hall.
The snow ban is in effect as of December 1st when it snows 2 inches or more. On even-numbered days of the month, no parking, standing or loading shall be allowed on the even-numbered side of the street. On odd-numbered days of the month, no parking, standing, or loading shall be allowed on the odd-numbered side of the street. The Snow Ban hotline is 708-867-7605.
You can water from 6:00 am until 10:00 am and/or from 6:00 pm until 10:00 pm. Exceptions can be made if you have new sod.
The hours of the Village Bus are as follows: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. (returns only until 3:00 p.m.) and Sunday from 7:00 a.m. until Noon.
In order to obtain a sticker, your vehicle must be registered to your Harwood Heights address. You must bring in your vehicle registration or bill of sale to obtain a sticker.
The cost for a vehicle with passenger plates is $20. The cost for senior citizens is $2.00, with a limit of 1 per household. Click here for more information.
In order to purchase a parking guest pass you must live on a resident only street. To purchase a pass, you must present a valid driver’s license or state ID to show proof of residency. Guest passes are $5.00 each and there is a limit of 2 per household.
Overnight commercial/truck parking passes are available at the Village Hall for a fee of $5.00 each with a limit of 2 per household. You must present a valid driver’s license or state ID to show proof of residency.
You can obtain a pet license at the Village Hall. The cost is $2.00 for each license. Proof of vaccination for each pet must be presented at the time of purchase. The maximum number of dogs or cats per household is 3.
The Village accepts cash, check, or credit. Credit/Debit card fees apply.
You can pay in person at the Village Hall or pay over the phone by calling the Police Department at 708-867-4353 and ask for Maria. Credit/Debit card fees apply.
Yes, the Village offers recycling pick-up every other week on your regular garbage pick-up day. All proper recycling items must be placed in a blue recycle bin. The Village provides 1 bin per household. Click here to view the events calendar for recycle weeks.