Public Safety Open House
Sunday, September 21, 2014, 1 to 4 p.m.
The Village of Skokie Fire and Police Departments will host a Public Safety Open House on Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Fire Station 16, 7424 Niles Center Road and Police Headquarters, 7300 Niles Center Road.
The free event includes viewing firefighting and police equipment, tours of both Police and Fire facilities, tours of the Police Headquarters are scheduled for 1:30, 2:15 and 3 p.m., high-angle rope rescue at 2 p.m. and a vehicle extrication demonstrations at 3 p.m., display of Public Works and Health Department vehicles, fire and Police safety activities for children and k-9 Unit demonstrations.
Oakton Street/McCormick Boulevard
Due to a large-scale, private construction project underway in the vicinity of Oakton Street and McCormick Boulevard, lane closures on both streets will be necessary during the fall season. Beginning September 8 through 12, 2014, the south curb lane on eastbound Oakton Street at McCormick Boulevard will be closed. This scheduled lane closure will occur daily from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.