Seeds at Sunset - 09/24/2021 @ Afton Forest Preserve
Meet in the North parking lot of the main loop road at 5:30 PM @ Afton Forest Preserve 13600 Crego Rd. DeKalb Illinois 60115.
Event participants will collect prairie seeds that will be used by the Forest Preserve District Natural Resource Management staff in native prairie restoration seed mixes.
Wear sturdy shoes and bring some bug spray. Water and all other needed supplies will be provided.
DeKalb County Health Department Receives Community Mobile Unit
The DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund (DCCRF) advisory committee and the DeKalb County Health Department (DCHD) are announcing the arrival of the Mobile Health Unit, which will provide a wide range of health care services, including COVID-19 vaccinations throughout DeKalb County.
Mosquito Samples Reported Positive for West Nile Virus
The DeKalb County Health Department is reporting that mosquitoes collected in traps in DeKalb and Sycamore have tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). This is the first positive tests for WNV in DeKalb County since 2019.
Several counties have reported WNV positive mosquito samples this year, which is associated with an increased risk of WNV in people. There have been no human cases in DeKalb County this year.
CANINE PARVOVIRUS WARNING
Take Precautions to Keep Your Dog Safe! DeKalb County Animal Control is reporting a high number of cases of Parvovirus in dogs in the City of DeKalb with the majority of cases in the area North of Lucinda and West of First St. over the past few weeks. Parvovirus is specific to dogs and is not transmitted to humans. Parvovirus is most […]
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Masking Recommendations -7/29/2021
As of July 29, 2021, DeKalb County’s COVID-19 community transmission is now at Substantial level per Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The DeKalb County Health Department (DCHD), consistent with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Illinois Department of Public Health, strongly recommend everyone, regardless of vaccination status, wear a mask while indoors […]
The 2nd Installment of Property Taxes was due September 7, 2021
The 2nd Installment of Property Taxes was due September 7, 2021. The 1st Installment was due June 7, 2021.
After the second installment payments are posted, delinquent bills will be sent by certified mail. At that time, there is a $10.00 per parcel charge for sending the delinquent bill as certified mail and for the publication of names of delinquent taxpayers in the newspapers. This is in addition to the penalties assessed after the due date(s).