WELCOME

Welcome to the Village of McLean, Illinois website! Located on Route 66 at the intersection of Interstate 55 and Route 136, McLean is a quiet, friendly community that is proud to be the home of the historic Dixie truck stop and diner. On this site, you’ll find a lot of useful information about our town, from the calendar of events and details about local businesses and attractions to village meeting agendas and minutes. Not finding what you’re looking for? Contact us and let us know what you’d like to see on the site! Also, feel free to submit your nonprofit community events for inclusion on the calendar or information about your local business for the directory. We’d love to hear from you!

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WHAT’S HAPPENING AROUND TOWN

Petitions Now Available for Village Leadership Positions

Petitions are now available at the Village office for the following elected positions:
President – 2-year term
Village Clerk – 4-year term
3 Trustees  – 4-year term
1 Trustee – 2-year term
The first day to turn in petitions is December 10th, and the last day is December 17th. Please direct any questions to Sharon Leipold at (309) 825-0903.

5th Annual Get Your 6.6 on Route 66!

Thank you to everyone who came out for the event this year! CORE of McLean is proud to report that they had a record number of registrants at 198! Race results for timed participants can be found here. Mark your calendar for next year’s event on Saturday, August 24, 2019!

 

New Welcome Signs Are in Place!

A big thank you to the CORE of McLean for their fundraising and organizing efforts, Scott Lindley for the beautiful design, and the Village of McLean staff for their hard work in installing the signs. They look great!

New Route 66 Development in the Works

Planning is underway for an expanded Route 66 attraction in the area south and west of the McLean Depot (across from the Dixie/Road Ranger). Click here for more details.

 

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Village Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Village Board Meeting @ Village of McLean Office Conference Room
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Town-wide Garage Sales 8:00 am
Town-wide Garage Sales
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm
Town – wide garage sales Friday & Saturday, October 6 and 7 8 a.m. – 3 p.m
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Town-wide Curbside Bulk Pickup 6:00 am
Town-wide Curbside Bulk Pickup
Oct 14 @ 6:00 am
Town-wide Curbside Bulk Pickup Saturday, October 14 All items need to be out to curb by 6:00 a.m. CLEAN-UP GUIDELINES Area Disposal can NOT take the following items: Tires Paint Batteries Appliances (white goods) Yard Waste Hazardous... Continue Reading
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Fire Department Halloween Party 4:00 pm
Fire Department Halloween Party
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Mount Hope–Funks Grove Fire Department is having their annual Halloween Party at the fire department shed on October 31st from 4 to 8 pm. There will be hot dogs, hot chocolate, coffee, glow sticks,... Continue Reading
Trick or Treating Hours 5:00 pm
Trick or Treating Hours
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Village Trick or Treating hours will be from 5 to 8 pm on Tuesday, October 31. If you are handing out candy, be sure to turn an outside light on so trick or treaters will... Continue Reading