"Always do right - this will gratify some and astonish the rest." Mark Twain




Monthly Status Report

January - March - April - May

June - July - August - September

October - November - December

View prior years status report.

Status Report Submission Form.


Contact Village of Elwood Elected Officials



Elwood Spring Cleanup Day

Monday, May 4th
Waste Management will pick up: White goods (refrigerators, water heaters, washers, dryers, etc) and up to four (4) automobile tires (no rims).
Waste Management will not pick up: Electrical items such as TV's, computers, telephones, full paint cans. For disposal of these products please contact Will County Land Use - Resource Recovery & Energy at 815-727-8834.
There will be no additional charge for this service.


Kids' Crafternoon at Elwood Village Hall

Wednesday, May 6th  12:30-1:30pm

Make a Mother's Day card & gift.

This is a free event for children in grades 2nd through 5th.

To reserve a spot call 815-424-1074. Register and waiver forms to be completed before the start of class.


Calendar of Events

March, April and May 2015


Elwood Police Department Tour

Girl Scout Troop 70693




Kiddie Recalls Smoke and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms Due To Alarm Failure

Learn more.


Senior "Benefit Access Program"

Learn more

Assistance Programs, Tax Prep, Etc.

Please click on the link below.


Jackson Township Assessor Information

-Vicki Garvey
100 E Mississippi St.   P.O. Box 411
Elwood, IL 60421
Phone: (815) 423-5780   Fax:(815) 423-6266
Office Hours: M- By Appointment
T-F 9:00am-1:00pm


Village Of Elwood On Facebook

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Public Act 97-0609

Public Act.



Waste Management

Effective January 1, 2012 Waste Management can no longer accept listed electronic products for collection with municipal refuse.

Refuse and Recycling Guide for the Village of Elwood.      

Additional Recycling Information.

Contact Information and Holiday Schedule.

          Village President

        William E.Offerman

The Village of Elwood

401 E. Mississippi Avenue
P.O. Box 435
Elwood, IL 60421

Phone (815) 423-5011
Fax (815) 423-6861

Village Office Hours
Monday thru Friday

8:30a.m. - 5:00p.m.

Public Services


Police Department

Emergency: 911

Emergency (dispatch):






7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.



Elwood Fire Department

General   815-423-5224

Emergency 911







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