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Koda

Campton Hills Police Department
K-9 Unit

Officer Levand and his K-9 partner, Koda, were partnered together in April of 2019.  Prior to becoming a team, Koda received three months of pre-training with nationally recognized master trainers at Tops Kennels in Grayslake, Illinois.   Tops is recognized as a leader in police K-9 training and used by many law enforcement agencies throughout the Midwest.  Once Officer Levand and Koda became a team, they completed an additional nine weeks of specialized training with the instructors at Tops.

Koda is a 94 lb. male, German Shepard from Czechoslovakia, who recently turned 2 on June 8th.  Koda is a dual-purpose working dog, trained in many areas, including: tracking, narcotics detection, article searches and apprehension.  During the initial nine weeks of training, the K-9 team received certifications in:  obedience, tracking, article searches, obstacle course and narcotics detection.  The training was extensive and attempted to include every scenario a K-9 team may face while on duty. 

Koda has adapted well in his new home with Officer Levand and his family.  His wonderful demeanor has made the transition between home and work an easy one.  This quality will allow Koda to interact with members of the community and also be ready when duty calls. 

Officer Levand and Koda would like to sincerely thank everyone who has given their support to bring the K-9 Unit to the Village of Campton Hills. 
 
NOTES:

  1. Officer Levand was instrumental in raising over $28,000 to allow CHPD to afford starting up the K-9 unit.

  2. Officer Levand was able to locate and obtain a 2013 Chevy Tahoe which was then fully equipped with all necessary police and safety equipment to be used as a K-9 Unit vehicle.

  3. Officer Levand and KODA have received nearly 1000 hours of training

  4. Koda will be used here in Campton Hills in many ways, including;

  • Searches (People – Articles - Buildings)

  • Community Events (Schools – NNO)

  • Tracking

  • Police and Civilian Protection

  • Narcotic Detention

  • Apprehension

Koda began his first shift with CHPD on Friday June 14, 2019.

K-9 Officer Koda was sworn in at the July 16, 2019 Board Meeting.
 




CCC

Home Owners Association

Contacts needed


As we move forward preparing for the 2020 Census, our Complete Count Committee would like to have updated contact information for the HOA's in the Village.

We are looking for your help. We have attached a link to the list of HOA's and subdivisions we have at the Village.

Please Click here to review the list. If you note a change, please click here to email Tracy Johnson the list can be updated.




bike safety

Bicycle Safety and Registration

National Night Out


At National Night Out, August 6, receive a free bicycle safety check by the professionals from THE BIKE RACK, register your bicycle and learn basic bicycle safety on our course.

All bicycles registered will receive a numbered sticker to be placed on your bicycle, so that if found, your bicycle may be returned to you.


rec

Recycling

Have you ever heard the phrase, β€œone bad apple spoils the bunch?” The same is true for recycling, where one non-recyclable item can spoil an entire batch of otherwise good materials.

Click here for items that can be recycled and those that can't.


Committee Openings

Public Works Committee


To make recommendations on matters such as road maintenance, snow plowing and other such projects. 


Save the date

Whitney Schoolhouse Celebration
Skyline Council of Landmarks Illinois Hosts with Campton Township
July 20, 2019 - 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
40W011 Burlington Road, at the intersection of Old Burlington and Wasco Roads
Click here for more information regarding the event


National Night Out
August 6, 2019
School Street (Between Rt. 64 and LaFox Road)


Highway Life Music Festival
August 10, 2019, 2-9pm
Poynor Park, 6N330 Swanberg Rd



Fall Fest 2019




Boards & Committees Meetings

Upcoming Village Meetings


Click here for a complete FY 2018-2019 meeting calendar.


Committee/Commission       Day of the week           Time           Location

Village Board                          1st and 3rd Tuesday       7:00pm       Campton Township                                                                                                                  Community Center 

Community Relations              4th Tuesday                   6:00pm       Village Hall

Finance Committee                 4th Wednesday             7:00pm        Village Hall

Plan Commission                    4th Monday                    7:00pm       Campton Township                                                                                                                  Community                                                                                                                              Center for 
                                                                                                          Public Hearings


                                                                                                          Village Hall for all
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Public Works                          1st Wednesday (quarterly) 6:30pm        Village Hall

Fire and Police Commission  3rd Wednesday (quarterly) 5:00pm        Village Hall

Police Pension Fund              2nd Wednesday (quarterly) 2:00pm        Village Hall

 
Village Hall                                                     Campton Township Community Center
40W270 LaFox Road, Ste B                          5N082 Old LaFox Road
Campton Hills, IL 60175                                Campton Hills, IL 60175

Visit the Village's website at www.villageofcamptonhills.org
 
for meeting details and cancellations.


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