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About Lynwood, IL

Located in the far south suburbs bordering Indiana, Lynwood was first settled by Dutch immigrants in the mid-1800s and was incorporated on December 18, 1959 with 66 eligible voters of the towns 180 residents approving the incorporation.

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Lynwood, IL Fire Department

Our mission is to provide the citizens of Lynwood with fast, effective and professional fire, rescue and medical services through the use of trained personnel and quality equipment.

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Lynwood, IL Municipal Center

Village of Lynwood Board Meetings are held the 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month at 6:00 p.m. at the Municipal Complex in the Village Board Room.


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Winter 2016 Newsletter
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A Message from the Mayor

Village government is responsible for providing residents with local services they expect and deserve. On a daily basis, Lynwood municipal employees in the Public Works, Police, Fire and Building Departments along with those working in the Mayor's and Village Clerk's Offices are serving residents and meeting the variousneeds of the community.

I believe that all of the services our Village provides have a positive impact on the quality of life that we enjoy in Lynwood. As you read through the many editions of our Lynwood newsletters, you will find other examples of why our community offers opportunities for experiencing a good quality of life. Many residential developments still under way throughout the community, a telling sign that families wish to move into Lynwood. A new public library building with many amenities.

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21460 Lincoln Highway
Lynwood, IL 60411
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