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We are a small community in Northeastern Illinois located about 50 miles northwest of Chicago, IL and 40 miles East of Rockford IL.

The village has experienced significant growth in recent years and is poised for substantial growth beginning in the near future. It prides itself of the diverse homes, but more importantly a caring and involved community.

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Upcoming Events

  • 21 Nov
    Village Board Meeting
  • 12 Dec
    Village Board Meeting


Village of Prairie Grove 2017 Tax Levy

November 20, 2017

Village of Prairie Grove 2017 Tax Levy   The Village Board adopted Resolution 2017-08 at a rescheduled regular meeting on November 15, 2017.  This Resolution proposed a reduction in the Village tax rate pending final figures from McHenry County Tax Assessor.  We anticipate a Tax Levy rate reduction to 0.425081 resulting in a Tax Levy…

Prairie Grove Police Participate in the Thanksgiving Click it or Ticket

November 20, 2017

Arrive Safely This Thanksgiving: Buckle Up! The Prairie Grove Police Department is joining the Illinois Department of Transportation and the Illinois State Police to remind motorists to “Click it or Ticket”.  Drivers and passengers can expect a ticket from our Police if they are spotted without a seat belt.  Stepped up patrols, November 17 –…

“Soliciting Resumes for Open Trustee Position

November 9, 2017

“Soliciting Resumes for Open Trustee Position Dear Village Residents, I would like to inform you that we are soliciting resumes to fill a recently vacated Trustee position.  The position would be a 2-year Term and up for election in 2019.  Please submit resumes to Kim Minor, Clerk at  If you have any questions or…