Village of McLean: Crossroads of Illinois!

Welcome to the Village of McLean! Located on Route 66 at the intersection of Interstate 55 and Route 136, McLean is a quiet, friendly community that is proud of its historic sites and nostalgic attractions. 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!

Upcoming Events

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Halloween Craft (walk-in craft)


Make a Halloween Craft (walk-in craft) at the Mt. Hope–Funks Grove Library during regular library hours, October 15–31.

Halloween Party at the Park District


Come to the Park District for our annual Halloween party! We will have face painting, games, hayrack rides, balloon art, a cake walk, pictures by Meghann Kindred, and a meal! The meal consists of chili, hotdog, chips, dessert, and a drink. Everything is...

DEA Drug Take Back Day


The McLean Police Dept will be participating in the DEA National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, Oct 26th, 2019 from 10 am - 2 pm at the McLean Police Dept located at 110 South Main St in McLean. If you have any expired medication, old prescription...

Recent News

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Call for Volunteers for Village Emergency Services Committee


Village Board Trustee Jeff Van Dyke has proposed bringing back an Emergency Services Disaster Agency (ESDA) program to the Village, which he believes to be vital for our community.

Some of the duties are storm spotting (for siren activation), disaster...

McLean Garbage Pickup Day Changes to Mondays


Effective Monday, September 16, 2019, garbage pickup day for the Village of McLean is being changed to Mondays, not Fridays. Garbage is to be out by 6:00 a.m.
See our Garbage and Recycle Pickup page for general information about curbside pickup.

Visit Our New "Water Tower Park"


On August 24, 2019, participants and spectators of the Get Your 6.6 on Route 66 got to check out the new "Water Tower Park," a current and ongoing project by the CORE of McLean made possible by funds raised by the event. We hope the community will enjoy...