Village of Milan, Illinois

NOTICE: Milan Fire Hydrant Flushing Program

The Village of Milan Water Department will be flushing Fire Hydrants starting the week of May 18th from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Flushing will begin at Well 4, by the Milan Camden Centre and finish with the downtown area.

The purpose of this program is to help maintain water quality standards and the fire protection system. Be aware that you may experience brief periods of discolored water or low pressure which is normal during flushing operations. Please check water before washing clothes.  Thank you.

Blackhawk Fire Department and Auxiliary

55th ANNUAL CHICKEN FRY
SUNDAY, JUNE 7, 2015
11 a.m. to 6 p.m., - Rain or Shine
Under Roof at Fire Station
102 Third Street West, Milan, IL
4 Piece Chicken or 4 Piece Chicken Strips
Advanced Price $7.00, or $9.00 at the door

NOTICE TO MILAN RESIDENTS - April 9, 2015

The Village Clerk may provide for the removal of weeds and/or grass over TEN (10) inches in height on private property within the Village when the owner of such property, after reasonable notice, refuses or neglects to cut said weeds or grass. Reasonable notice shall consist of one (1) publication of this section in a newspaper of general circulation within the Village in addition to the following. When the property owner has been notified of a violation of this section during the previous growing season, the property owner shall be notified by letter at the beginning of the current season of the property owner's obligation to provide for the cutting of weeds or grass on the property. The notice shall constitute reasonable notice for the entire growing season. When the property owner has not been notified of a violation of this section during the previous growing season, the property owner shall be provided, by letter, a ten-day time period in which to arrange for the removal of weeds and grass currently in violation of this section. This letter will constitute reasonable notice for the remainder of the growing season. If subsequent violations are observed during the same growth season, the grass and weeds will be cut immediately and the owner will be billed for the cost thereof. Further penalties shall apply per Chapter 4 of Title 5 and Section 1-4 of the Milan Municipal Code.

Barbara L. Lee
Milan Village Clerk

Village of Milan 2015 Holiday Schedule

The Village of Milan 2015 Holiday Schedule with dates closed and alternative waste pickup dates may be viewed here.

Village of Milan Recycling Schedule

Not sure when your recycling is scheduled for pick up? Click here for both route schedules. Please note, if you live in the Conservancy addition, your residence is on the NORTH route.
For additional information, please contact Allied Waste at (563) 332-0050, or at their website.


Available Land and Buildings

Interested in locating or expanding your business in the Village of Milan? Our community has a diversified inventory of existing buildings and land prime for development, many of which have incentives available that can be tailored for your project. For more information please click on the link below, or call our Economic Development Department at (309) 787-8506.
Check out our newly redesigned available land and building list.


Village Code is online

The Village of Milan is proud to announce that our Village Code is now available online. Codifying ordinances provides an understandable and cross-referenced compilation of the ordinances enacted over the years. Putting the Code online provides for fast and convenient lookup by all. We hope that this will be an effective resource for our residents, businesses and all others interested in our village.
View the Village Code