Welcome Home to the Village of Morton Grove

Here, you’ll find a wide range of shopping and dining options, award-winning schools and parks, and miles upon miles of Cook County Forest Preserve trails and open space nestled among the North Branch of the Chicago River. With a population of 23,519, this close-knit, diverse community maintains all the ease of life in a small town while supporting a strong commercial and industrial base.

Proximity to Chicago, local expressways, commuter trains and the airport fuel this vibrant Village's growth, while the charm of its tree-lined streets, neighborhood shops and eateries, and its numerous community-wide events make residents proud to call Morton Grove home. Come see for yourself just what this incredibly close, amazingly open place has to offer.  

Community Photo Contest - Summer 2018

Calling all shutterbugs! The Community Relations Commission is sponsoring a community photo contest to showcase the Village’s new tagline Incredibly Close - Amazingly Open.

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Joe Dahm Appointed Director of Public Works

Mr. Joe Dahm was officially sworn-in as Morton Grove’s new Director of Public Works at the Village Board Meeting on July 9, 2018.

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Periodic Closure of Ferris at Capulina

Ferris Avenue will be periodically closed just south of Capulina Avenue beginning July 9.

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How to Handle a Dead Bird

Because they can indicate the presence of West Nile Virus, residents are encouraged to report findings of all dead birds, including their location, to the Cook County Department of Public Health.

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Village Wide Garage Sale

Find great deals and one-of-a-kind treasures at the Village Wide Garage Sale, August 10 through August 12.

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Morton Grove Niles Water Commission Announces Collaboration with City of Evanston for Water Supply Improvement Project

The Villages of Morton Grove and Niles are partnering with the City of Evanston to supply residents of Morton Grove and Niles with safe, high-quality water, at a stabilized rate that allows for future infrastructure improvements. This project will construct a new water supply system from the City of Evanston, through Skokie to Morton Gove and Niles. This project will result in capital improvements for the four communities including reconstruction of streets, curbs and gutters along the route.

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Jul 18

Community Relations Commission 7/18/2018

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