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    Cooling Centers Open

    Due to excessive heat expected Thursday and Friday, cooling centers at City Hall, the Police Department, and Lockport Township will be open during regular business hours. Read more...
  2. Waste Management Heat Wave

    Waste Management Service Notice

    Due to the expected excessive heat, Waste Management is requesting to begin scheduled pick up on Thursday 7/18 and Friday 7/19 at 5 a.m. instead of 6 a.m. Read more...
  3. Water Report

    Water Quality Report 2018

    The Annual Water Quality Report for the period of January 1 to December 31, 2018 is now available on our website. Read more...
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    TRIAD Event

    TRIAD has an upcoming event on Tuesday, July 16 for those 55 and better supporting Lockport and local communities. Read more...
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    Independence Day Fireworks

    Join the Lockport community in celebrating Independence Day at the annual summer fireworks show on Wednesday, July 3 in Dellwood Park. Fireworks begin at dusk.
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    Beautification Contest

    If you have a beautiful garden or landscaping, showcase your property and community pride by entering the Beautification Committee's Property Recognition Contest. Now through August 1. Enter Now
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    Parade Route Detour

    State Street will be closed between Thornton and Division Streets on Friday, June 14, beginning at 5:30 p.m. for the Old Canal Days parade. This closure INCLUDES 9th and State. Read more...
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    Old Canal Days

    Join us for our annual festival, Old Canal Days! The carnival begins on Thursday, June 13 at 5 p.m. and the rest of the festivities start on Friday, June 14 through Sunday, June 16. Read more...
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    New Building Codes

    Attention developers, contractors, business owners, and property owners: As of July 1, 2019, the City of Lockport will be implementing new building codes. See Details (Building Page)
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    TRIAD Event

    TRIAD has upcoming programs for those 55 and better supporting Lockport and local communities. Read more...
  11. Water Report

    Water Quality Report 2018

    The Annual Water Quality Report for the period of January 1 to December 31, 2018 is now available on our website. Read more...
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    State Street Project Update

    Press Release: State Street Project Road Resurfacing to Begin Friday, May 31 as the project moves toward completion this summer. Details regarding the upcoming schedule and potential impacts to motorists are available. Read on...
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    Memorial Day Ceremony & More

    On Monday, May 27, the City will be holding a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Lockport Cemetery at 10 a.m. Waste Management service will be delayed one day next week, and City offices will be closed on Monday. Read more...
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    TRIAD: May 15 and June 19

    TRIAD works to improve the quality of life for seniors (55 and better) by providing an opportunity for the exchange of information between; residents, law enforcement, and the greater Lockport community. Read more...
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    Division Street Detour

    Construction on Division Street Watermain, State to Briggs is expected to begin on Monday, April 22. The contractor will begin staging with detours expected mid to late next week. Read more...
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    Broken Arrow Utility Work

    Landscape repairs will be performed by ACT on behalf of AT&T in the Broken Arrow subdivision through May 20, 2019. Please call AT&T directly regarding this work at (800) 843-6581. Read more...
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    Public Meeting: 9th Street Phase I Engineering

    A public meeting for the E. 9th Street - Lincoln Street to Summit Drive - Phase I Engineering Study will be held on Thursday, April 25 from 4-6 PM. Read more...
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    Yard Waste Service Resumes

    Yard Waste pick up, service provided by Waste Management, resumes this week through the first full week in December. Read more...
  19. Consolidated Election 2019

    2019 Consolidated Election

    The Consolidated Election will be held on April 2, 2019. Early voting continues through Saturday, March 30 at Lockport Township, 1463 S. Farrell Road, Suite 102. Open to all Will County residents. Read more...
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    State of the City Address

    Mayor Streit will be delivering the annual State of the City Address on Tuesday, April 16 at The Monte Bello Estate in Lockport. Read on...
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    Follow Us on Social

    Whether you're on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter, we are there @CityofLockport. Follow us to stay connected and find out what's going on and coming up. Read on...
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    Downtown Restaurant Week

    Come celebrate our local restaurants and experience all they have to offer during Downtown Lockport Restaurant Week, Saturday March 2 through Sunday, March 10. Read on...
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