Click here for a list of locations for the 2018 Community Garage Sales.
Click here for a map of garage sakes with *approximate locations*.
Summer is here!
Please be advised that an excessive heat warning has been issued until 8 PM on Saturday, June 30th. View this link for more information about the excessive heat warning and how to stay safe during excessive heat.
As always, the Police Department is open as a cooling station.
Please be advised that there will be a mosquito spraying tonight (June 5th) through City subdivisions and streets within the corporate limits.
The Community Garage Sale is July 12-14, 2018!
In observance of Memorial Day, City Hall will be closed Monday, May 29th.
Genoa Days is June 6 through June 9 this year! Below is the list of events:
The City of Genoa’s Tree Board is excited to announce that the Board will be having a Most Beautiful Tree Contest. Contestants can submit to City Hall, c/o Janice Melton, a picture of or paragraph about what they think is the most beautiful tree in town. Please be sure to include the Contestant’s name and address of the tree. Janice Melton, the City’s Arborist, will then photograph and evaluate the tree. Trees will be judged on beauty, character for the species, and health. Winners will be announced at the Pioneer Day event in August. The winner of the Most Beautiful Tree Contest will be photographed with the winning tree and submitted to the paper.
J6 Polymers, “a space age company”, in Genoa was recently featured in Your Resource magazine! J6 produces the liquid components of high-tech polyurethane
systems that will find their way into airplanes, missiles, rockets, naval vessels, and other structures that must be light and strong. Read the full article here.
Have a business that you’d like to locate in Genoa? Visit our Economic Development page to hear about our business benefits and incentives, or call us at (815) 784- 2327.
The City will be conducting City-wide sewer flushing over the next few days. Sewer flushing consists of running a jet rodder in the main sewer pipe to remove any remaining debris. If you experience and sewer smell and/or gurgling toilets, please contact City Hall at (815) 784- 2327.