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Kids are Invited for a week of fun at McLean's Community VBS "PUZZLING PYRAMIDS" June 12–16


McLean's Community VBS "PUZZLING PYRAMIDS" will be held Monday through Friday, June 12th - 16th from 6-8 PM. 

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RSVP by May 25th for McLean Community Planning Sessions


Join Your Friends & Neighbors to Help Make McLean the Best Small Town Around!

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Sign up by May 25th to Adopt a Pot on the square!


It's time for the annual CORE of McLean Adopt-A-Pot program!

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New Village Office Hours


As of Monday, May 8, 2023 the McLean Village Office Hours are changing on Wednesdays to be 3 to 7 pm. All other hours remain the same.

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Karen Williams Retiring; Jenny Denham Is New Village Office Manager


After 15 years of serving as treasurer and office manager for the Village of McLean, Karen Williams is retiring. Her last day is this Friday, March 31st. We thank Karen for her many years of dedicated service to the Village and wish her much happiness in her retirement. Congratulations, Karen! We will miss you.

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Water and Sewer Rate Increase of 5% in Effect as of December bill


The Village Board of Trustees approved a rate increase of 5% for water and sewer, according to Village ordinance, and this rate is effective with the December billing. Please visit our Water/Sewer Rates & Policies page.

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Great Turnout for the 9th Annual Get Your 6.6 on Route 66!


The 9th Annual Get Your 6.6 on Route 66 on August 27, 2022 was a huge success, with 185 registered participants and 156 coming out on race day to complete the route and enjoy food, drinks, and music on the square. CORE of McLean extends their gratitude to all of the sponsors, volunteers, participants, and vendors for making this a successful fundraiser and fun event. We look forward to seeing you all next year for our 10th annual event on Saturday, August 26, 2023! Click here to see the results of the 2022 event, and visit the Facebook page to see photos from the event. 

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Mt Hope Township Food Pantry Receives Large Frozen Chicken Donation


Tom Ludlam of the McLean Depot got a call yesterday from a customer who is a KB Transportation driver. He had a lot of Tyson chicken products that were refused by a food distributor because the boxes aren't perfect. He wondered if McLean had a food pantry to which he could donate the food. So they loaded it all in Tom’s car and met up with the Mt Hope Township food pantry director, Natalie, to stock the pantry. Nearly filled one of the freezers!

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2021 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report Available


The Village of McLean 2021 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report is available on the Water Quality Report page or via this link:

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Only Flush the Three Ps


The Village of McLean Utilities Department would like to remind everyone to remember to only flush the three Ps down your toilet: 

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Public Notice: Garbage Receptacle Requirements


The McLean Police Department has observed many residents leaving their garbage cans out on the curb, even days after the garbage has already been picked up. Please be aware that it is against Village ordinance to keep garbage cans out on the curb more than 12 hours after being emptied. Please return garbage cans to your house once they have been emptied. If this is not done in timely manner, a fine could be assessed. For full text of the related ordinance, visit the Garbage Receptacle Requirements page

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