Scales Mound History & Information
Comprehensive history of and information about Scales Mound, Illinois. Complied, edited and updated by Ruth Foley.
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Scales Mound Redevelopment Project Area
Tax Increment Financing District Eligibility Study, Redevelopment Plan and Project.
Veteran’s Park Update
Did everyone miss the lights on the flags at the Veteran’s Park as much as we did? It is amazing that in the short time the flags and lights have been there, it has become something we all expect to see when we round the corner from the north or south. I think we all agree it’s good to have the power back on.
2010 Census Data Reviewed
2010 Census Data shows the Village of Scales Mound lost 25 residents since the 2000 Census and now have 376 residents. But That Can’t Be Right!! We did extensive research that shows our true count is 413.
We are excited to announce that this year we are partnering with Pikant Dessert Company. This is a local, family-operated business in the Captain's home town, Scales Mound, Illinois. We look forward...
6 days ago
Experience the Twilight in High Definition in this latest piece filmed in by Happee Smith Productions of Dubuque, Iowa.
2 weeks ago
Is there a need/want for a daily UPS drop off in town? Our UPS driver is looking for someone to take over this responsibility. He is looking for someone with an account so residents can process packages and/or drop them off for pick-up by him. River Cruises at 406 Franklin St has an account and would be willing if there is a need for this service. Thoughts? Comments? ... See MoreSee Less
3 months ago
Don't forget Pat's Country House Grocery Customer Appreciation party on Saturday September 5th! They'll be serving from 5 PM - 8 PM, Brat or Hot Dog with a pop for $2.00. The street will be closed from 4:30 PM - Midnight. There will be music by GT Express. The store will be open until 5 PM.
Pop A Tops next door will join in with Pat's for the celebration with a beer special! ... See MoreSee Less
5 months ago
TBT..any Scales Mound firefighters remember this ol boy?
8 months ago
9 months ago
OK! Now that our surprise party went off perfectly...I can now share the video with the world! This video was made by Krista Wilhelm
9 months ago
Don't forget to vote today. Even though all of the races are uncontested, your vote speaks to your commitment to the overall process. It also provides validation to the three volunteers (?) that will be sitting in the Town Hall all day today ready and waiting to serve the public. Thank you Mary Ann Ohms, Virginia Holland and Marlene Molitor. ... See MoreSee Less
10 months ago