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South Holland OKs expansion of two businesses

SOUTH HOLLAND | Two local businesses moved a step closer to expanding Tuesday night.

September 03, 2014 12:57 pm

Trustees approve Sauk Village budget over colleague's objections

SAUK VILLAGE | Village President David Hanks reversed the regular practice of examining a proposed budget page by page Thursday when he painstakingly reviewed a budget analysis compiled by Trustee Derrick Burgess questioning the transfer of village funds.

July 25, 2014 11:13 am

Manno wishes municipal money could pay for more police, rather than Village Hall parking

LANSING | The Village Board on Tuesday approved the purchase of land adjacent to the Village Hall for parking, despite objections by one trustee who said he wishes the money could have been used to pay salaries for more police officers.

June 17, 2014 12:00 am
South Holland hires contractors for new police station

South Holland hires contractors for new police station

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Village Board approved hiring nine companies last week to begin construction of a new police headquarters.

May 20, 2014 9:30 am

Crete approves new police contract that’s on the verge of expiring

CRETE | The Village Board gave its approval Monday to a new two-year contract with its police officers. But that gives the village little relief, since the contract is backdated to 2012 and will expire at the end of April.

March 24, 2014 10:00 pm

Lansing officials considering additional meetings

LANSING | Municipal officials will be asked to decide Tuesday whether the Village Board ought to have the option of holding Committee of the Whole meetings that would allow them a chance to more thoroughly discuss issues.

February 17, 2014 6:03 pm

Manno wants trustees to reconsider new trash pickup procedures

LANSING | A village trustee said Tuesday he wants the board to reconsider action it took two months ago to alter the procedures by which trash and yard waste is picked up.

December 03, 2013 10:00 pm

South Holland approves $36M budget

SOUTH HOLLAND | Officials approved the annual appropriations ordinance Monday.

July 01, 2013 12:00 am

Lansing Village Board approves 5-year contract for 911 dispatchers

LANSING | The Police Department’s 911 dispatchers will receive pay raises  the next three years, but will have to comply with residency requirements and will have to make larger contributions to their insurance benefit packages under a contract the Village Board approved Tuesday.

December 04, 2012 9:30 pm

Burnham officials renew library agreement with Calumet City

BURNHAM | Village trustees on Thursday approved a resolution that renews an agreement allowing residents to obtain a library card from Calumet City.

August 30, 2012 9:45 pm
Lynwood more than doubles village president's salary

Lynwood more than doubles village president's salary

LYNWOOD | The Village Board approved Tuesday an increase of $46,000 for the village president's salary -- more than doubling it to $85,000 effective April 2013.

August 29, 2012 12:46 pm

South Holland resident concerned about Thornwood football being played at night

SOUTH HOLLAND | A village resident is concerned if police will increase security at Thornwood High School football games if the school proceeds with plans to play some games at night.

August 06, 2012 10:30 pm

Sauk Village board overrides Towers’ appointments

SAUK VILLAGE | Litigation and more litigation was on the agenda at Tuesday night’s special Village Board meeting.

July 03, 2012 11:30 pm

Crete approves $12.54 million appropriations fund for current year

CRETE | The Village Board gave its approval Monday for an appropriations ordinance detailing municipal spending of $12.54 million for the current fiscal year.

June 25, 2012 10:45 pm

Durkin vetoes ordinance creating deputy fire chief position

GLENWOOD | Village President Kerry Durkin on Tuesday issued a veto of an ordinance that would have created a full-time position of deputy fire chief.

June 08, 2012 8:15 pm

Firefighters get two-year contract extension, public works talks on hold

LANSING | The Village Board approved a two-year extension of the firefighters contract Tuesday — one that will provide the firefighters with slight raises.

May 15, 2012 11:00 pm

South Holland board approves committee, commission members

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Village Board approved the appointments of about 260 volunteers to various positions on committees and commissions that will help run the village government.

May 07, 2012 11:00 pm
South Holland Village Board

South Holland Village Board

South Holland Village Board will meet April 2.

March 30, 2012 8:11 pm
South Holland Village Board

South Holland Village Board

South Holland Village Board will meet Feb. 21.

February 17, 2012 4:51 pm
Village of Homewood

Village of Homewood

Village of Homewood Board of Trustees will meet Feb. 14.

February 10, 2012 1:12 pm
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