The City of Union Easter egg hunt has been scheduled for Saturday, April 8, 2017. The Easter Bunny is coming earlier than planned and will arrive at 10:00 a.m. and the hunt for the Easter Eggs will start at 10:30. This event will be held at the City of Union community park on Phillipsburg Road.
The dates for the city-wide garage sales has been set for June 8, 9, and 10. That is a Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. No permits are required for these three days. Hours can be from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. There will be more information coming about signing up to have addresses of sales posted on the web site and to be included in an ad in the newspaper.
Please see the attached information on City of Union income tax.
Free city income tax help will be available on Thursday, March 16, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and
Saturday, April 1, from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
In addition, help is available in other cities as shown and Union residents can go to other cities listed if the time is more convenient.
Congratulations to this year’s holiday lighting winners. On Tuesday, December 13, members of the Park Board drove through town and enjoyed seeing all the beautifully decorated homes within the City of Union.
These twenty homes were chosen as their favorites. Thanks to everyone who has been recognized on the following list and thanks to all the citizens who take the time and effort to decorate their homes for the holidays.
The City of Union’s Fall 2016 Newsletter has published! Here’s the online version. Inside this newsletter, you’ll learn about the 2016 Spirit of Union winner, fall leaf pickup and winter snow removal, renovation of a park and pond, and more!
Union now has the capability of emailing residents/property owners their utility bill. The bill would be emailed directly to your in-box and will include all the information that has always appeared on your utility bill. Plans are to start this with the utility bill that will be sent out on November 30 but residents/property owners can sign up at any time. Please fill out the following form and drop off at Union City Hall.
Union has received the 2016 water and sewer rate survey. Union is the lowest out of over sixty communities in combined water and sewer rates. Please see the entire survey below.
Click on the attached link to read the new Spring 2016 newsletter! On the last page of the newsletter is a link to the City of Union’s 2015 Consumer Confidence Report on Union’s water quality. There is also information about the street levy, spring egg hunt, June city-wide garage sale, and other community information.
Here is the list of holiday decorating winners! Judging was done on December 16, at 7:00 p.m.
Congratulations to this year’s residents and thanks to everyone in Union who decorated their homes for the holidays.
If you want to drive by and see these beautifully decorated homes, here is the list of the addresses:
Effective October 1, 2015, the City of Vandalia will no longer be handling City of Union income tax. It will now be handled by Central Collection Agency. They are currently notifying Union residents and information was also included in the summer City of Union newsletter. Please find both a copy of the letter and information included in the newsletter.
Tax Notice: Tax_Notice.pdf
Central Collection Agency: Central_Collection_Agency.pdf