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Community New Residents
Welcome to the Village of Streamwood! For your convenience, we have assembled some information to get you acquainted with your new community. We have a list of things to remember when you first move into your new home. We encourage you to look through this information as well as other information on our website. We also encourage you to get involved. The Village has a number of opportunities for residents to volunteer. It's a great way to help and learn about your community, and to meet new friends and neighbors!

If you have any questions, please contact us. Call Village Hall at (630) 736-3800.

We are proud of the Village of Streamwood and hope that you will share that pride !

Have You…

  • Signed up for all your utility services?
  • Signed up for trash collection?
  • Registered to vote?

Bicycle Registration and Trail Map

Bicycle Registration is recommended, but not mandatory. Bicycles can be registered at the Police Dept. for no charge. You can call the Police Dept. at (630) 736-3700 for more information. Check out our bicycle safety tips in the Police section to learn more about bicycle safety. For a map of local on-street and off-street routes, check out our Bicycle Trail map.

Back To TopBranch Pickup

Branch Pickup service is available on a weekly basis from March through October. See Branch Pickup under the Services section or call Public Works at (630) 736-3850 for more information.

Building Permits

Building Permits are required for most rehabilitation projects around your house. Applications can be picked up in the Community Development Department or are available online. For more on Building Permits look at the Community Development section.

Business Licenses

Business Licenses are required for the maintenance and operation of any business or establishment, including home-based businesses. Applications may be picked up at Village Hall or are available online. Click here for more on Business Licenses or click here for more information on starting or relocating a business.

Curfew Hours

Under 18
Sunday through Thursday 11:00 pm
Friday and Saturday midnight

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The Fire Department consists of full-time firefighters and emergency ambulance service. Learn more about our Fire Department and their free home safety surveys.

Garbage Service

Garbage Service is provided by Advanced Disposal. To sign up for service with Advanced Disposal, call 630-587-8282. Find out more about the trash collection schedule and other services.

Hanover Township Family Services

Hanover Township Family Services provides general emergency services, mental health information, and senior citizens programs. For information, call (630) 837-0301.

Back To TopHydrant Flushing

Hydrant Flushing is conducted once a year and is posted as scheduled in the neighborhoods.

Library

The Village is served by three different library districts, Poplar Creek Library, Gail Borden Library, or Schaumburg Township Library, depending on where you live. Look under the Community section to learn more about our Libraries and see which one serves you!

Newspapers

In addition to the daily, major metropolitan papers, the Streamwood area has three local newspapers. The Daily Herald, (847) 427-4300, and the Elgin Courier News, (847) 888-7777, are distributed daily. The Streamwood Examiner, (630) 830-4145, is a weekly publication.

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Streamwood residents are served either by the Streamwood Park District or the Schaumburg Park District. Find out more about park district services and which one serves you!

Parking

Parking is prohibited on Village streets between 1:00 am and 5:00 am. Parking is also prohibited after a 2" or greater snowfall until streets are fully plowed. Learn more about parking ordinances under the Police section of Frequently Asked Questions.

Pet Licenses

Pet Licenses are recommended, but not mandatory. Licenses can be obtained at the Police Department. with proof of Rabies vaccination. There is no charge for the license. Pet owners are responsible for "picking up" after their pets. Leash law is enforced!

Back To TopPolice Department

Police Department is at 401 East Irving Park Road. Service is provided 24 hours a day. EMERGENCY at any time- DIAL 911. Administrative offices (630) 736-3700. Check out the Police Department under the Services section to find out more about the services they provide.

Public Works Department

Public Works Department is at 565 South Bartlett Road. Village water, sewer, and streets are maintained through this department. Find out more about these services in the Public Works section of our website, or call (630) 736-3850.

Recycling

Recycling is provided by Advanced Disposal. Recycling guides are available at Village Hall or from Advanced Disposal. Recycling bins are requested directly from Advanced Disposal. Learn more about the Recycling program in the Services section, or call Advanced Disposal at (630) 587-8282.

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Streamwood enjoys a wide range of quality educational opportunities for its residents. There are many options, starting from the elementary level up through collegiate programs. Check out the Education portion of the Community section to find out more!

Storm Sirens

Storm Sirens are tested on the first Tuesday of every month at 10:00 am. Find out more about our storm sirens under the Fire Department section of Frequently Asked Questions and the Emergency Warning System section under Fire Department Safety Programs.

Streamwood Chamber of Commerce

Streamwood Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit business association. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do business in Streamwood, including businesses outside the Village. Check out their website.

Back To TopStreamwood Newsletter

Streamwood Newsletter is distributed bi-monthly to all residents and businesses. Click here for a free copy of the Newsletter under the Reference Desk.

Street Numbers

The Police Department asks that residents post their home street number either near the entranceway to the home, or by the entrance to the property. This assists police officers in responding more quickly to requests for service from residents.

Utilities

Streamwood has access to abundant, cost efficient, and competitive utility services. You can contact the provider directly for more information on programs and services. You can find a list of Utilities and contact information under the Services section.

Water Bills are issued monthly by mail. Look under the Finance section of Frequently Asked Questions to find out about water signup and billing. Cable providers can be contacted directly. The providers in Streamwood are Comcast, Wide Open West and AT&T U-Verse. If you have any complaints about your cable service you can contact the Village Manager’s office at (630) 736-3800.

Back To TopVillage Board of Trustees

Village Board of Trustees meets twice each month on the first and third Thursdays at 7:00 pm at Village Hall. Any change in the meeting schedule is published in the Daily Herald. Find out more about the Trustees and their backgrounds.

Village Hall

Village Hall is located at 301 East Irving Park Road, Streamwood. Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and on Thursday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm.

Village Maps

Village Maps can be picked up at Village Hall for $1.00. Other maps, including a site map of the Village, are located in the Community section.

Voter Registration

Voter Registration is available at Village Hall during business hours. Two forms of ID are needed, with one showing your current address. For more information, check out the Village Clerk’s section or call (630) 736-3806.

 

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