Burning Regulations: Burning of leaves, yard waste, and untreated lumber are allowable in Malta provided you are burning in a container. Leaves and yard waste can also be bagged in brown paper bags for pick up by Waste Management. Contact Waste Management at 800-414-5325 with any pick up questions.
Home Sales: The Village of Malta requires a reading at the time of property transfer transactions. It is necessary for the seller to contact the village for a final reading and utility bill on the property. Responsibility for payment should be take care of before closing. To avoid unnecessary delays be sure to call for a final utility bill at 815-825-2330. The same goes for tenant landlord situations, you need to call for a reading if you are billing tenants and moving in a new tenant between billing quarters, ultimately payment responsibility is with the property owner.
Snow Regulations: Please be advised that there is no parking allowed on any village street after 2" of snow fall. In the downtown district Third Street between Adams Street and Washington Street has a snow plan. Be sure to pick up a copy if you live in this area at Village Hall.
Malta Historical Society Community Center: Located at 127 N. Third Street, Malta on the corner of Jefferson and Third Streets. Ideal for: Baby Showers, Wedding Showers, Family Reunions, etc. Fees: $200.00 deposit and $70.00 rental fee for the day. The rental fee must be paid in full when making your reservation. Group size is limited to about 70 persons. Deposit fees will be returned provide the building is cleaned up to rental status and there is no damage when examined by the village staff. Facilities include: Restrooms, air conditioning, 8 six foot tables, 70 chairs, full kitchen with full size refrigerator and freezer. Decorating Information: All decorations must be put up and taken down without any damages to walls or woodwork. Helium balloons are not allowed. Decorations must be taken down at the end of rental. Music/loud entertainment: All music must conform to the Village Noise Ordinance and cease by 10:00 p.m. Malta Historical Society does not hold a liquor license there for no liquor is allowed to be sold on the property without consent of the Village Liquor Commissioner. If serving liquor the renter must supply a certificate of insurance for their rental date naming the Village of Malta and Malta Historical Society additionally insured. Dates can be changed but there is no refund for cancellations.