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Welcome to the Village of Prairie Grove's Web Site

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.

For updates from the Village of Prairie Grove

Upcoming Events

  • 04 Jul
    Independence Day – Village Hall Closed
  • 07 Aug
    National Night Out with Prairie Grove Police

Office Hours:

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM


May 18-29, 2018 Click It or Ticket Campaign

May 15, 2018

Prairie Grove Police Department  Showing Zero Tolerance for Seat Belt Violations May 18-29   Prairie Grove, IL – As summer kicks off and travel increases, Prairie Grove Police Department is partnering with the Illinois Department of Transportation to remind motorists to Click It or Ticket.  The national seat-belt enforcement campaign will take place May 18…

Residential Paint Recycling Event May 16th – May 18th, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM

April 25, 2018

This event is for pre-registered participants on May 16th – May 18th at either Greenwood Township Highway Department, 5211 Miller Road, Wonder Lake, IL  60097 or Marengo Township Highway Department, 4010 North Route 23, Marengo, IL  60152.  All participants should contact the Division of Environmental Health at (815)334-4585 to register. Please see attached notice for…

The Village of Prairie Grove is Seeking Applicants for our Planning & Zoning Commission

March 29, 2018

The Village is currently seeking applicants to fill two Commissioner seats on our Planning & Zoning Commission.  Any residents who have lived in the Village for at least 12 months and who have an interest in serving the Village in this manner should send their resume and a letter of interest to our Village Clerk,…