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Tolono Police Department Accepting Applications

The Tolono Police Department is now accepting applications for full-time and part-time Police Officers.  To apply please go here to fill out an application and then choose the option to either email* or print your completed application.  If you have any questions please e-mail

*If you wish to email the application, you will need to open the PDF in Adobe Reader, opening in a web browser such as Edge or Chrome may not allow the “Email Application” button to work correctly.  You may go here to download adobe reader if you do not have it installed already.  We recommend not selecting any of the “Optional Offers” when downloading.

Snow Routes

With the return of Winter weather this week the Village Maintenance Department asks that you please respect the snow routes.  In the event of snow, please do not park along the routes in case they have to plow, this is for the safety of both the Maintenance Department and Homeowners.  Thanks again for making this process as safe and quick as possible.

Boil Order – South East Tolono

**Update 10/29/19 4:17 PM Tolono Alert: The boil order previously in place for residents on the South East side of Tolono is no longer in effect.

**Update 10/26/19 4:48 PM Tolono Alert: After today’s water main break on the South East side of Tolono water service should now be on for all residents. A boil order remains in effect for residents on the South East side of Tolono until test results come back clean. Test results are expected to come in on Tuesday 10/29/19. Another update will be sent out once we have those results.

Tolono Alert: There has been a water main break on the South East side of Tolono. A boil order is now in effect.

IEPA-Sponsored One-Day Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

This IEPA-sponsored One-Day HHW Collection event is open to all Illinois residents.

Residents must register to attend this event!   The online registration is open at

The IEPA One-Day HHW Collection event will be held at a designated Market Place Mall parking lot in Champaign. Participants registering will select a 15-minute appointed time to arrive, at a time between 8 am and 3pm.  An entry ticket and details will be provided to all those who register online to attend.

For more information about this event, head over to the event website  Reminder, this site updates dynamically as slots are filled, if there are no slots available please check back the following day to get your spot reserved.  If you still are unable to get registered you can also contact Susan Monte using the contact information below.

Additional Information or Help to Register Online

Information about items accepted at the REC event or at the HHW event is available at the Champaign County RRR webpage .

If you have questions about the events or would like assistance in registering online to attend either of these events, please contact Champaign County Recycling Coordinator Susan Monte at or (217) 819-4127.


Fall electronics recycling will be coming up soon, and residents of Tolono are eligible to participate again, but you must register online in advance!

Register online to bring TVs and Electronics Items to the October 12th Residential Electronics Collection

  • This is the second of two Residential Electronics Collection (REC) events taking place at Parkland College this year, the first was May 18, 2019 and this one is October 12, 2019.
  • Tolono residents, residents of other participating municipalities, and residents of unincorporated Champaign County are eligible to participate.
  • Residents must register in advance online at At this website, residents will select an available 15-minute time-slot during which they plan to arrive at the REC.
    • If you visit the page and no slots are available please try back the following morning, the City uses a automated booking system that opens new windows when the available slots posted are filled.
  • Online registration for the upcoming October 12th REC is currently open!

Click here for Residential Electronics Collection Event Details and Registration (includes list of approved and non-approved items)

Click here for the Resident E-Guide



Boil Order Lifted – South East Tolono

**Update 9-14-19: Test results came back clean and the boil order has been lifted.

Update 9-12-19: Test results came back today as failed. Residents impacted still remain under a boil order. The next round of test results are expected in two days. When those next round of results come in another update will be posted here and then we’ll send another update out through the Tolono Alert system.

Tolono Alert: Some residents on the South East side of Tolono are currently under a boil order. Residents inside the boil order area should have received a door tag and residents who are also signed up for the Tolono Alert system should have received a text, email, and phone call alert depending on what you signed up to receive. Currently the boil order is expected to be lifted tomorrow 9-11-19 as long as test results come back clean.

Sign up for Tolono Alert

Tolono Alert, powered by Smart911 and RAVE, is the official emergency notification system used by the Village of Tolono to communicate with community residents during emergencies. Sign up now to receive free alerts from the Village of Tolono via text message, email, and/or voice message.

  • Add your address to receive geo-targeted alerts.
  • Indicate what types of alerts you want to receive including weather, traffic, emergency, and more opt-in options.
  • Indicate how you want to be notified by text, email, and/or voice message.

Sign up to receive emergency notifications here.


Already have a Smart911 account and need to update your notification preferences? Click here to log in to your existing account.


If you are a business owner or know of an organization/group that would be interested in sending alerts out to it’s own group of people, please have the person who is responsible for sending communications out email to express interest in utilizing this system as well.