SOUTH HOLLAND | Two local businesses moved a step closer to expanding Tuesday night.
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.
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.
SOUTH HOLLAND | The Village Board approved hiring nine companies last week to begin construction of a new police headquarters.
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.
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.
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.
SOUTH HOLLAND | Officials approved the annual appropriations ordinance Monday.
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.
BURNHAM | Village trustees on Thursday approved a resolution that renews an agreement allowing residents to obtain a library card from Calumet City.
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.
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.
SAUK VILLAGE | Litigation and more litigation was on the agenda at Tuesday night’s special Village Board meeting.
CRETE | The Village Board gave its approval Monday for an appropriations ordinance detailing municipal spending of $12.54 million for the current fiscal year.
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.
LANSING | The Village Board approved a two-year extension of the firefighters contract Tuesday — one that will provide the firefighters with slight raises.
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.
South Holland Village Board will meet April 2.
South Holland Village Board will meet Feb. 21.
Village of Homewood Board of Trustees will meet Feb. 14.
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