Archive for January 2020

Property Tax relief for Cook County Senior Citizens

The Cook County Treasurer has announced the Senior Citizen Real Estate Tax Deferral Program to help senior citizens whose annual household income is $55,000 or less.  Deadline to apply is March 1st.  For more information about this loan program to cover property tax payments, click here.

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Keep Your Pipes From Freezing

When temperatures drop, your pipes are at a high risk to freeze & burst.  During extreme cold, Public Works recommends a few common sense measures to keep pipes warm & water running:  Keep garage doors closed to prevent loss of heat, especially if you have water supply lines in the garage. Open kitchen and bathroom…

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Health Alert: Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and Illinois Department of Public Health are closely monitoring the outbreak caused by a novel coronavirus originating in China.  Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some causing illness in humans and others that circulate among animals. Rarely, these animal coronaviruses can evolve, infect people and then…

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Health Alert: Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and Illinois Department of Public Health are closely monitoring the outbreak caused by a novel coronavirus originating in China.  Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some causing illness in humans and others that circulate among animals. Rarely, these animal coronaviruses can evolve, infect people and then…

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Senior News

Senior News As of January 27th, activities for seniors (55+) will now be held at the Family Center, 16990 Dixie Highway.   MONDAYS:  Bid Whist from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. WEDNESDAYS:  BINGO from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. THURSDAYS:  KENO from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. First FRIDAYS:  Senior Social Gathering 11:00 a.m. (on the first Friday…

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Parking Rules During Snow

Remove vehicles from the street after a snowfall of two inches or more so snow plows can effectively reach the entire width of the street for snow removal. Note: We apologize for any inconvenience, but it is impossible for Public Works Crews to avoid pushing snow in front of residential driveways when plowing streets.

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FINAL ESCORT ARRANGEMENTS for U.S. Army Specialist Henry Mayfield Jr.

After the military transport arrives with the body today at 12:15pm, we will have an escort/procession from O’Hare to Hazel Crest via Higgins Road West to I-90 East to I-294 South to I-57 South to 167th Street East to Pulaski South (passing Hillcrest High School with students outside) to 175th East (Fire Ladder Trucks with…

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