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  1. Mayor News May 29

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 05/29/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 05/29/2020. Read on...
  2. Signing of Order

    North River Street Executive Order 20-05

    The Mayor has just issued Executive Order 20-05 which allows alcohol consumption during specified hours within a designated area between Wilson St. and State St. on N. River St. Read on...
  3. Fireworks Website News

    4th of July Batavia Fireworks Show Cancelled

    The Batavia Fireworks Sky Concert has been cancelled for this year, July 4th, 2020, due to Covid-19 pandemic crowd guidelines for Illinois and health concerns. Read on...
  4. Signing of Order

    Executive Order: Restaurant Seating

    Mayor Schielke issued an Executive Order on May 22, 2020: Establishing a Temporary Permit Process to Allow Expansion of Outdoor Seating Areas for Bars and Restaurants. Read on...
  5. Mayor Schielkes Address to the City May 22

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 05/22/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 05/22/2020. Read on...
  6. Advanced disposal news

    Advanced Disposal Collection Returns to Normal Operations

    As of 05-19-20, all garbage, recycling and yard waste operations have returned to normal. Collection will be pushed back one day the week of 05-25 due to the Memorial Day holiday. Read on...
  7. Photo of Mayor Schielke

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 05/15/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 05/15/2020. Read on...
  8. Mayor May 8

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 05/08/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 05/08/2020. Read on...
  9. Mask News Item

    City Hall Mask Donations

    Thanks to our amazing community maskmakers for spreading goodwill and not the virus. If you would like to donate you can stop by the entrance of City Hall and drop masks into the donations box. If you are in need, please take one from that same box. Read on...
  10. Mayor Schielke on May 1

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 05/01/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 05/01/2020. Read on...
  11. Mayor 04-24-2020 Image

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 04/24/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's address to the City of Batavia on 04/24/2020. Read on...
  12. Jeff Schielke April Address

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 04/17/2020

    Watch Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 04/17/2020. Video Link
  13. Live Meetings

    Comment Live and Tune In to Public Meetings

    Until further notice, the City will hold its scheduled Committee of the Whole and City Council meetings online with changes to allow elected officials, staff, and the public to participate remotely in compliance with the statewide Stay at Home Order. Read on...
  14. Community Care Graphic

    City of Batavia and Partners Launch Community CARE Program

    The City of Batavia has teamed up with local partners to assist the elderly and disabled in our community by launching the Batavia Community CARE Program. Visit our page for a full explanation of program details. Read on...
  15. Mayor

    Mayor Schielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 04/03/2020

    Watch Mayor Shielke's Address to the City of Batavia on 04/03/2020. Video Link
  16. Online Burr Oak

    2020 Summer/Fall Parkway Tree Program Now Available

    Residents may purchase a parkway tree on a cost-sharing basis with the City. Additional Info...
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