Boil Order

Nov 17, 2015
The Boil Order has been lifted.

Boil Order


We apologize for the inconvenience.

East Main Repaving

Oct 12, 2015

To all citizens of Bradford.

We wish to inform you that the East Main Repaving project will begin this Wednesday, October 14, 2015, with a cleaning and tarring of the road.  This project is weather dependent and we hope to see it completed within 1 week.  We appologize for any inconvienence this project may cause you.  Once completed this roadway will be classified as an 80,000 pound, Class 3 road from Route 40 all the way to Route 29.

Public Hearing

Jan 20, 2015

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Public notice is hereby given that Village of Bradford will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m., January 20, 2015, at Village Hall, 160 W. Main St., Bradford, for the purpose of obtaining opinions and concerns regarding the Village’s application for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) [also known as the Community Development Assistance Program (CDAP) from the State of Illinois.  The Village is considering applying for the CDAP grant to construct a pre-filtering unit in the water treatment plant on or before February 27, 2015.

The Village intends to apply to the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) for the CDAP grant which is funded by Title I of the federal Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended.  The Village intends to request $106,100 in CDAP grant funds. The benefit to low- and moderate-income (LMI) persons is 66.2%, a figure determined by HUD from the latest Census. The funds benefiting LMI persons is $70,238. The Village will be committing an estimated $35,400 obtained from a commercial bank loan for its portion (non-CDAP) of the project’s cost.

Opinions regarding this project and suggestions regarding others are welcome.  The hearing agenda will also include, in addition to discussion of the project under consideration, the following: the range of activities, both eligible and ineligible, that may be undertaken; funding availability; project costs, including the amount of funds intended to benefit to low- and moderate-income persons; grant criteria; public access to records; applicable federal regulations and plans for minimizing displacement and for assisting those who may actually be displaced; the development of a detailed list with established priorities of other community development and housing needs in the Village.

Information related to this project will be available for review prior to the public hearing as of January 19 at the office the Clerk located at 160 W. Main St., during posted hours.  Interested citizens are invited to provide comments regarding these issues either at the public hearing or by prior written statement. Written Comments may be made at the hearing and/or in writing to Village President Henry Waldinger at 160 W. Main St., Bradford, IL 61421.

This project will not displace any persons or businesses from their current locations. For additional information concerning the proposed project, please contact Clerk Joanne Holman at the above address.

Persons with disabilities or non-English speaking persons who wish to attend the public hearing and need assistance should contact Clerk Holman at the foregoing address or by phone at (309) 897-2071.  A reasonable period of time ahead of the hearing is needed to allow for making such accommodations.  Every reasonable effort will be made to make accommodations for such persons.


A special meeting of the Board of Trustees will follow the hearing.