Unincorporated Leyden- NEW Garbage Pick up

Beginning July 10th, Republic Services will pick up garbage in Unincorporated Leyden. Friday's last pick up date is Saturday, July 7th, due to the holiday.

Veteran's Affairs

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Attention All Veterans

We are pleased to introduce our Veterans' Service Officer: Cynthia McKee

Cynthia, a Retired Army Veteran is proud to serve Veterans throughout the state. She may be contacted directly at 847 451-5111, or visit her office located in the Leyden Town Hall (2501 Mannheim, Franklin Park 60131) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

She will be happy to provide assistance and/or information on the following:

  • Housing Benefits
  • Compensation and Pension
  • Camping Fishing and Hunting Permits
  • Education and Training
  • Employment Benefits
  • Health Care & Pharmacy Programs
  • Illinois Insurance Programs
  • Women Veteran Resources
  • Bonuses
  • Burial Benefits
  • Illinois Veterans’ Homes
  • Military Records
  • Transportation
  • Military License Plates

You and your family may be entitled to the following benefits from the Federal Veterans Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs, State, County, and Municipal Veterans Laws:

  • Hospitalization
  • Medication
  • Outpatient
  • GI Bill Education
  • Rehabilitation
  • GI Loans
  • Pension
  • Disability Compensation
  • Parents Dependency
  • Bonus
  • POW License Plate
  • Burial Allowance
  • U.S. Flag
  • Grave Markers
  • MIA/POW Scholarships

Veterans Honor Wall

Leyden Township is proud honor all men and women that have served our country in uniform and have, at one time or another, been a resident anywhere within Leyden Township. If you are an honorably discharged veteran or a relative of a deceased veteran please call the Town Hall at 847-455-8616 for a Veterans Honor Wall application. The Veterans Honor Wall will display an individual name plate for each veteran. This includes Illinois National Guard.