Village Ordinances


You can burn garden waste, small branches, twigs, and leaves. Burning of all other materials is prohibited. No burning allowed between sunset and sunrise.


Grass Clippings
Please DO NOT blow grass clippings into the street.


Village Park
Village park is open sunrise to sunset. Bathrooms are open May 1st – October 1st from sunrise to sunset.


Curfew for all persons under the age of 18 years old is 10pm on weeknights and 11pm on weekends, unless coming home from work or accompanied by a parent or guardian.


Keep garbage containers in your yard. Do not set them out before 5:30pm the night before pick up. Remove them by 8pm the day of pick up.


Dogs must have a dog tag. Contact the village clerk to set up an appointment at 815-249-6462 or email at [email protected]. Dogs must be leashed or confined at all times.


Parking Space Gravel
If you want gravel for a berm on your property, contact the village hall. Do Not lay gravel yourself.


Inoperable Vehicles
Owners of inoperable vehicles including cars, trucks, trailers (camping, utility, etc.) must comply with the nuisance ordinance. If no cooperation is received, the owner will be issued a citation.


Garage Sales
A permit must be obtained from the village clerk. Download the application or call the village hall.


Non-Highway Vehicles
All non-highway vehicles must be inspected by the Police Department for registration. Download the application.


The Village of Grand Ridge Code of Ordinances can be viewed by going to:  https://codelibrary.amlegal.com/codes/grandridgeil/latest/grandridge_il/0-0-0-1