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About Mayor Bernie Hovey

Mayor for the Village of Silver Lake

Brick Sales Continue

By | 2018-01-19T10:55:47+00:00 January 19th, 2018|City News|

The sale of centennial bricks for the gazebo landscape project is now in full swing. Brick sales will continue in earnest through March 2018. If you plan to buy one (or more), please do so as soon as possible. We cannot fully determine the scope of the project until we know how many bricks we [...]

Centennial Painting Now Available

By | 2018-01-19T10:49:47+00:00 January 19th, 2018|City News|

Resident artist Jack Mulhollen has completed the official centennial painting. It is a beautiful collage of 12 different whiskey painting postcard drawings of events commemorating Silver Lake during its 1st 100 years. The original is now on display in Village Hall. 50 giclee prints will be made of the painting, and are available for purchase [...]

Buy a Brick…………now

By | 2018-01-16T13:28:49+00:00 January 16th, 2018|City News|

The centennial brick sale is in full swing. We hope to sell at least 500 bricks, though I'm hoping for 1000. Sales will continue through early April, but please buy a brick now. Buy several - for yourself, your family, loved ones, or in memory of someone else. Perhaps you know a former resident who [...]

Centennial Booklets

By | 2018-01-16T13:14:16+00:00 January 16th, 2018|City News|

By now, a centennial booklet should have been delivered to your home. If you don't have one see if it's still at your front door. We also have a limited number of booklets available for pick-up at Village Hall. The booklet is chock full of useful information. Read it, keep it all year, preserve it [...]

Break in the Weather?

By | 2018-01-11T11:43:06+00:00 January 11th, 2018|City News|

Today and yesterday have been quite mild. It's 59 degrees outside as I write this blog. But winter is not over, and it appears it will be back this weekend. Be safe, stay warm, watch out for each other - especially your elderly neighbors. By the way, if you know any house-bound senior citizens that [...]

Centennial Booklets Have Arrived

By | 2018-01-06T13:55:22+00:00 January 6th, 2018|City News|

The centennial booklets have arrived, and will be delivered to your home within the next week or so. Volunteers are going door to door to make the deliveries. These booklets contain information on all planned centennial activities, and are being given to all residents free of charge. Enjoy! Brick order forms accompany the booklets. We [...]

Holiday Greetings

By | 2017-12-22T12:02:09+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|City News|

From Kathleen and I, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all of you. Silver Lake is a very special place in which to live. I am blessed and honored to serve as your mayor, and appreciate all the help and support you give me on a daily basis. God bless you.

Leaf pick-up over

By | 2017-12-11T10:21:24+00:00 December 11th, 2017|City News|

The Fall leaf/limb pick-up program is now over. We cannot return to any residence to pick up leaves; the machinery is being cleaned and put away for the winter, and our service workers need to return to their normal duties. Residents are now responsible for removing any remaining leaves. Leaves cannot be left at the [...]

Leaf pick-up now ended

By | 2017-12-07T12:45:25+00:00 December 7th, 2017|City News|

The Village leaf/limb pick-up program is now over. Today and tomorrow, we will service each street in the Village one time only, i.e. we will not do any street twice. Please do not put any leaves on the curb after your street has been serviced. If you still have leaves in your yard, and want [...]

Leaf/limb Pick-up Extended

By | 2017-12-04T09:12:13+00:00 December 4th, 2017|City News|

I have extended the leaf/limb pick-up schedule through this Wednesday, 12/6. Any leaves or limbs placed on the curb by the end of the day on Wednesday will be picked up by the Village. After Wednesday, you are responsible for your own leaves and limbs disposal. The Village will service each street one time only [...]