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  1. Mayor News 10 23 2020

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 10/23/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 10/23/2020. Read on...
  2. 2021 Draft Budget

    2021 Draft Budget Available for Viewing

    The 2021 Draft Budget is now available for review and public comment. Read on...
  3. Brush Pile

    Final Citywide Brush Collection Starts Monday, November 30

    Be sure to have your brush out by the weekend prior, but no sooner. Additional Info...
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    Utility Billing Offices Closed Until November 6th

    Utility Billing will be closed for in person payments through November 6th due to an employee recently testing positive for COVID-19 on October 22. Read on...
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    Illinois COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations Starting October 23

    State Public Officials have informed us of Resurgence Mitigations for Regions 7 and 8 which contains Kane County. Please see the following press release from the State for detailed information and what those mitigations entail for public safety. Read on...
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    Early Voting at City Hall

    City Hall is a polling place for early voting M-F, 10/19 - 10/23 from 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM and M-TH, 10/26 - 10/29 from 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM. Voting will be set up in Council Chambers and voters can only use the entrance on the south end of the building. Read on...
  7. Logo News

    Fall and Winter Outdoor Dining COVID Guidelines for Businesses

    This document provides guidance to restaurants and bars to continue operating outdoors safely and responsibly. All outdoor dining must operate in compliance with the State of Illinois guidelines for restaurants and bars. Read on...
  8. Mayor 10 16 2020 News Image

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 10/16/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 10/16/2020. Read on...
  9. Mayor News Item 10 09 2020

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 10/09/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 10/09/2020. Read on...
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    Leaf Collection Program

    The curbside leaf collection, available to qualifying residents, starts Monday, October 19; in December only, a free leaf bag collection is provided by Advanced Disposal. Details and a schedule for the season can be found on the program page. Read on...
  11. Mayor News Image 10 02 2020

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 10/02/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 10/02/2020. Read on...
  12. Trick or Treat News

    Illinois Department of Health Guidelines for Halloween

    The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) recently released their Halloween guidance to encourage residents to celebrate this year's Halloween safely. Batavia residents are strongly encouraged to follow the attached IDPH guidelines. Read on...
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