Dear Residents:

School: School is in session; please remember that ALL residential streets are 20 mph and watch for children.

Senior Water Program: Seniors can pay for actual water usage as opposed to the basic minimum fee. Come to City Hall to enroll or call 598-3400 for information.

Vehicle Stickers: No fee vehicle stickers are available at City Hall.

Update Phone Numbers: Please call Margareth Balan at City Hall if you no longer use a land line. It would be very helpful to us and City Hall to have your current cell number, in case we need to contact you. Margareth works in the water department. (598-3400 extension 1106).

Dryer Vents: Be aware that lint build up can cause fires.

Emergency Lights: The OPTICOM (traffic preempt system) is a small light over the intersection warning that an emergency vehicle will be approaching. Please be alert.

Sewer Covers: Please check the sewer covers by your home and remove any debris so homes and streets do not flood.

No Burning: Do not burn leaves, yard waste or garbage.

January Newsletter: The January newsletter will be on the city website ( If you do not have a computer, please notify Pauline or Mark and we will bring you a paper copy.

Halloween: Trick or treating will take place from 3:00 to 7:30 p.m. on October 31st.

Please call 911 if you see anything suspicious. The phone numbers for Southwest Central Dispatch are: 911 or 708-598-2151. With immediate notification to the police, officers will be able to address any situation to keep us safe.

WARD MEETING: Join us for a cup of coffee on Wednesday, October 18, with any questions, comments or concerns. The meeting will take place at the Community Center located at 8455
W. 103rd Street from 6:45 – 8:00 p.m.

Pauline A. Stratton

Mark Brachman

708 430-2240

708 710-9844