Cranberry Lake Great Acorn Hunt CANCELLED

The Cranberry Lake Great Acorn Hunt has been cancelled for November 15, 2014. Thank you for your interest.   Any questions, contact Georgeann Duberstein or (847) 548-9249.


Free Shredding Event at Avon Township 433 E. Washington St., Round Lake Park, IL on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information please call 847-546-1446.

SWALCO Events – Household Chemical Waste Event Monday, November 24th, at 1311 N. Estes Street, Gurnee, IL.  Appointments are Required 847-336-9340.

SWALCO Clothing and Textile Recycling Collection Box now in Hainesville. Click here for more information.


Leaf Vacuuming will take place on Wednesday 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11//19, & 11/26. Yard waste may be disposed of in yard waste bags or a waste container marked with “X”. Branches may be bundled not exceeding 4 feet in length, and 18 inches in diameter and under 50 pounds. Hainesville’s yard waste collection program requires the use of a prepaid sticker on all bags, containers, or bundles of yard waste. Yard waste material that is not properly prepared and/or does not have a sticker attached will not be collected. Yard waste stickers can be purchased for $2.30 each at the Village Hall, Ace Hardware on Rte. 134 in Round Lake, Ace Hardware on Rte. 120 in Grayslake , 7-Eleven at Rt. 120 and Rt. 134 and the Hainesville Walgreens. When purchasing yard waste stickers at Ace Hardware, please specify that you are from Hainesville and need Advanced Disposal stickers. THESE ARE NON-REFUNDABLE!


RV and Boat Parking Ordinance:  Boats, their trailers, campers, etc. may be temporarily stored in driveways from April 1st to October 31st ONLY. Ordinance 13-12-182. Snowmobiles and their trailers may be temporarily stored in driveways between November 1st and March 31st only. No storage is allowed on non-paved surfaces or side yards, except, in some cases, behind a privacy fen

Cranberry Lake Great Acorn Hunt Date Change 11-15-14

Hainesville children can learn: how to identify red, white and burr oak acorns; how to prepare them for planting; when to plant them; how to create your own oak grove. The acorn hunt is open to all Hainesville children, but those under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.  Wear long pants and old shoes.  We will supply buckets for acorn gathering. Meet at the entrance to Cranberry Lake woodlands, the corner of Hainesville Road & Tall Oak Dr.

The Cranberry Lake Great Acorn Hunt has been cancelled. Thank you for your interest.   Any questions, contact Georgeann Duberstein or (847) 548-9249.


 Courtesy Election Petition Packets will be available at the Village of Hainesville, 100 N. Hainesville Road, Hainesville, on Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.   Packets are available during office hours which are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. to Noon.

The April 7th, 2015 Consolidated General Election will include the following offices to be elected:

Village Trustee – 3 Trustees, each for a 4-year term of office

 The first date to circulate the petition packets is Tuesday, September 23rd thru December 22nd.   

The first day to file your Nominating Petition Packets at the Village of Hainesville is on Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. and the last day to file is Monday, December 22nd, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.

If you have any questions, call Village Clerk Kathy Metzler at 847-223-2032.