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City of Braidwood

Celebrating 150 years in 2015

City of Braidwood

Celebrating 150 years in 2015

City Hall will be closed November 24th and 25th in honor of Thanksgiving. December 23rd and 26th we will also be closed for Christmas and December 30th and January 2nd for New Years.
City of Braidwood Christmas tree decorating everyone is welcome to bring an ornament or two to hang on the City Tree across from city hall in front of the Veteran Memorial. (No glass please) The tree is up and waiting for you to decorate by December 2nd. If you need help hanging your ornament please let someone in City Hall know during normal business hours. Any questions, call city hall at 815-458-2333 or Angie Hutton at 815-353-3053.
Annual Holiday Lighted Parade Saturday December 3rd immediately following the City of Braidwood’s Tree Lighting Ceremony, which will be @ 5:00 p.m.. The parade will begin at Mitchell St. to Main St. to School St. to Third St. park in the North parking lot and end at Braidwood Lions Pavilion ( Weather Permitted) please reserve your spot by Friday November 25th this years theme is The Land of Candy
Waste Management will observe Christmas on December 26th and New Years on January 2nd, therefore there will be no solid waste or recycling collection on both Mondays. Happy Holidays!

Explore Braidwood, Illinois

Journey through historic Route 66, enjoy the beautiful outdoors, or just dine at one of our fantastic restaurants.  This is Braidwood, a small rustic town surrounded by outdoor recreation from hunting and fishing to hiking and camping.  Located on historic Route 66 and within short driving distance to Kankakee, Morris, and Dwight, we’re near everything you need, but distant from everything you don’t. Explore our trails, lakes, wildlife, and extensive history.  Tour our Train Depot Museum, photograph nature, or simply join an active, tight knit community. Come see why Braidwood is so special to so many!

Braidwood Antique Map

City of Braidwood

Main: (815) 458-2333  | 9am – 5pm
After-Hours: (815) 458-2341 (Non-Emergency)
141 W. Main St., Braidwood, IL  60408

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