The Village of Godfrey has dealt with door-to-door salesmen soliciting residents illegally in the past, but one group working the village now is legit. There have been a number of complaints of solicitors roaming neighborhoods in Godfrey without a permit over the last year or so, but the ones representing AT&T in recent days have the required permits, according to the Village Clerk.

But Pam Whistler tells The Big Z you still have the right to refuse to answer your door.

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By ordinance, solicitors are only allowed to knock on your door between 10am and 6pm. She says some residents have expressed concerns about opening their doors after dark.

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