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1. Why do I need a permit?
2. Do I need a permit to hold a garage sale?
3. Do I need a permit to replace an existing water heater, furnace, or air conditioner?

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1. I have a medical condition and use a handicap placard or license plate. Can I still park on the street during a snow storm?
2. Where can people with disabilities park their vehicle?
3. Are there locations that I may not park even with a placard or handicapped plate?
4. Is parking permitted in the marked lane next to a Handicapped parking space?
5. : Is it necessary for the person who is disabled to be in the vehicle to use the handicapped space?
6. What is the fine for violating a handicapped parking restriction?
7. Can disabled parking privileges be revoked?
8. Do the police investigate misuse of handicapped license plates and placards?

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1. How do I know my tree has Emerald Ash Borer?
2. If my parkway tree has EAB, do the trees on my property have EAB as well?
3. Why did you trim the tree last month only to take it down today? Why did you not take it down then?
4. Why are there different color numbers painted on the parkway trees?
5. Who is the contractor removing Ash trees in the Village?
6. Why is the Village not treating their Ash trees?
7. Can I treat the Ash tree(s) in my parkway?
8. Is it worth it for me to treat my own Ash tree(s) on private property?
9. Why are you taking the Ash trees in my parkway down, but you have not removed the Ash trees from Village properties yet?
10. Why can't you wait until the trees die to remove them?
11. When will my tree be replaced?
12. What type of tree will be replanted?
13. Can I have a certain kind of tree replanted?
14. What if I do not want a replacement tree in my parkway?
15. Do I have to water the replacement tree?

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1. Do I need a vehicle sticker?
2. How do I purchase an animal tag?
3. How do I purchase a parking pass?
4. How do I pay my water bill?
5. How do I request copies of records?

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1. Do you have CPR classes?
2. Can I go to the hospital of my choice if I call the ambulance?
3. Can I burn leaves or garbage at my house and have an outdoor fireplace?
4. How can I get a copy of my ambulance report?
5. How do I get a copy of my fire report?
6. What does an ISO Rating of 2 mean?
7. Where can I get my blood pressure taken?

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1. How do I purchase an animal tag?
2. How do I pay my water bill?
3. How do I volunteer?
4. How do I request copies of records?
5. How do I purchase a parking pass?
6. How do I recycle my computer or electronic devices?
7. How do I purchase Symphonic Band tickets?

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1. Where can I find out what jobs you are currently hiring for?
2. How do I apply to be a Police Officer?
3. How do I apply to be a Firefighter / Paramedic?

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1. How do I find out the zoning classification for a specific property?
2. What land uses and types of buildings are allowed on a specific property?
3. Are there new or proposed residential developments in the Village?

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1. When should I dial 9-1-1?
2. What are the curfew laws in Buffalo Grove?
3. Can I park my vehicle on Village roads overnight?
4. How do I obtain a copy of a police report and how long will it take to process?

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1. Where can I find floodplain information?
2. Who should I call in the event of a power outage?
3. A tree on the parkway in front of my house was removed. When will a new one be planted?
4. When will the trees on my street be trimmed?
5. Will the Village repair snow plow damage to my parkway?
6. What is the hardness of Buffalo Grove water?
7. Why is my water pressure low?
8. Who is responsible for maintenance of the drinking water service line to my property?
9. Why is my water cloudy / milky?
10. Why is my water bill so high?
11. What do I do about potholes?

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1. Who decided Weiland Road needed to be improved and why?
2. Who is responsible for the study?
3. Who is paying for this study?
4. Why does Weiland Road need to be widened to 4 lanes?
5. Why can’t we just leave things the way they are and not change anything?
6. Won’t widening the road just attract more traffic than if we left it two lanes wide; that is “build it and they will come”?
7. Why not just build the IL Route 53 expressway in Lake County instead?
8. What happens if we don’t widen the road?
9. Why aren’t other roads being improved first?
10. Why are you widening north-south roads instead of fixing east-west roads where the real traffic problems exist?
11. Won’t the proposed improvement just increase the amount of traffic traveling through Buffalo Grove on roads in residential areas instead of directing traffic towards roads in commercial areas?
12. The greatest cause of traffic congestion along Weiland Road and Prairie Road is the railroad. How will the project address railroad back-ups?
13. Who is responsible for preparing the traffic forecasts?
14. The traffic forecasts seem unrealistically high. Given that traffic volumes in northeastern Illinois have actually been decreasing over the past several years instead of growing, how can such...
15. What if the traffic forecasts are wrong?
16. Won’t widening the roadway just make it harder and less safe for pedestrians, particularly children, to cross the street?
17. Proposed intersection expansions will create very long crosswalks. Will the longer crosswalks be safe for pedestrians, especially children?
18. Won’t widening the roadway just result in more congestion?
19. Won’t widening the roadway make it harder and less safe to turn out of cross streets and driveways onto Weiland Road?
20. Won’t ending the Lake Cook Road improvement at Buffalo Grove Road just move the westbound congestion problem to Raupp Boulevard?
21. Won’t ending the widening of Prairie Road at IL Route 22 just dump heavy traffic volumes onto a 2-lane Main Street, causing heavy traffic congestion?
22. According to the Level of Service data, significant congestion problems do not exist on Weiland Road. Existing intersection Level of Service information shows “low D” or better levels for ...
23. As long as this much of an effort is being proposed for Lake Cook Road and Weiland Road, why can't double left turn lanes be added for southbound IL Route 83 at Lake Cook Road and for ...
24. What level of Environmental Documentation is currently being prepared for this project?
25. Why was neither a draft environmental report nor a draft engineering report made available to the public for review as part of the Public Informational Meeting?
26. The proposed Weiland Road widening will degrade community cohesion by isolating neighborhoods on either side of Weiland Road from each other. Does the Village leadership believe that ...
27. Given the scope of the proposed improvements and the impact on our community, shouldn’t the Village be using IDOT's Context Sensitive Solutions process in further development of this project ?
28. Construction of the Weiland Road connector between Weiland Road at Aptakisic Road and Prairie Road will destroy one of the few remaining open areas for wildlife in this part of town. Has ...
29. Potential noise walls have been identified along some portions of Weiland Road and Lake Cook Road, but not along others. Why have some areas been left out?
30. How can the Village allow installation of noise walls whose height violates the village zoning ordinance for fences?
31. Who decides whether a potential noise wall is actually constructed?
32. Noise walls are typically ugly. Who gets to decide what they look like?
33. What happens if part or all of my property is proposed to be acquired?
34. What future opportunities for public involvement will be offered on this project?
35. How much is this project going to cost?
36. Who decides whether to move forward with this project and when will that decision be made?
37. What is the role of the Buffalo Grove Village Board in the project?
38. In the best case scenario, how soon could construction start on part, or all, of this project?