ANTIOCH ACID SPILL UPDATE

On July 24th at approximately 8:18 pm, the Antioch Fire Department received a notice from a concerned citizen that a liquid material appeared to be leaking from the former Circuit Systems building located at 884 Anita Street.  An immediate hazmat response was launched and notifications were given to the Illinois and Federal EPAs.  State and…

Flooding Update from Lake County Emergency Management

Flood Levels to Increase on Fox River/Chain O’Lakes Current Conditions Significant flooding continues in Lake County from the Chain O’Lakes, Fox River and Des Plaines River. Even though the weather forecast looks promising over the next couple of days, we are still monitoring flooding of several rivers, streams and lakes. Fox River/Chain O’Lakes The Fox…

Flash Flood Emergency

Lake and Northeastern McHenry County are under a FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY at this time.  This emergency signifies a short duration of intense flooding.  This is an extremely dangerous and life-threatening situation.  Do not attempt to travel unless you are fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.  DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH STANDING…

Environmental Commission Vacancy

The Village of Antioch is currently accepting resumes and letters of interest to fill one vacancy for Environmental Commission Board Member with a term ending 2018.  The Environmental Commission serves as an advisory body to the Village Board and considers and researched policies which foster environmentally sound activities.  Those serving shall be appointed for a…

4th of July Parade Grand Marshal Announced

The Village of Antioch is pleased to announce that Ainsley Wonderling has accepted the honor of leading the annual Independence Day Parade as the Grand Marshal on July 4, 2017.  As Antioch celebrates 125 years of incorporation this year, thousands of spectators will gather to take a trip through history with this year’s theme “Traveling…

Antioch Celebrates 125 years

The Village of Antioch is celebrating 125 years of incorporation this year.  Many organizations have come together to provide activities and events that will help Antioch celebrate this momentous occasion.  Please visit our webpage linked below to learn more.   125th Celebration