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Palos Hills now drops to 4th lowest crime rate in Illinois

2020-02-26T05:50:23+00:00 February 25th, 2020|Categories: News|

Safest Cities in Illinois - 2020       Illinois’s crime situation is a mixed bag: its property crime rate is a touch below the national rate, while the state’s violent crime rate is about 10% higher than national levels. The statewide violent crime rate is no doubt elevated by high crime in Chicago, Illinois’s largest [...]

Examinations for Eligibility for the position of Police Officer

2020-02-10T15:55:40+00:00 February 10th, 2020|Categories: Employment Police, News|

POLICE OFFICER City of Palos Hills, Illinois The Palos Hills Board of Police and Fire Commissioners will hold examinations in order to establish an eligibility list for the position of Police Officer. Basis Minimum Requirements for Appointment Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Veteran’s and educational preference points are applied in accordance with State Statute. Age: [...]

January 2020

2020-01-13T11:38:20+00:00 January 13th, 2020|Categories: Ward 2 Newsletters|

Dear Residents: Now that the holidays are over, we would like to wish all of you and your families a healthy, happy, and prosperous 2020. Smoke Detectors and Carbon Monoxide Detectors: The symptoms of CO poisoning include: dizziness,nausea, headache and coughing, irregular heartbeat, and pale skin with cherry red lips and ear tips. If you suspect [...]

Fall 2019

2019-11-11T11:19:33+00:00 November 11th, 2019|Categories: Ward 2 Newsletters|

Dear Residents: Now that school is in session please be aware of 20 m.p.h. speed limits for school zones and residential streets. Watch for stopped school buses and children who might run into the street without looking for cars. Rodents: Please take every precaution so we do not have a problem with rodents. There is no [...]

ComEd Guide to Installing or Revising your Residential Electrical Service

2019-10-09T15:23:49+00:00 October 9th, 2019|Categories: News|

ComEd has released on their website an updated RedBook - Guide to Installing or Revising your Residential Electrical Service that is available on ComEd's website at https://www.comed.com/SiteCollectionDocuments/MyAccount/MyService/RedBook.pdf. ComEd developed this guide to help property owners and electricians to work with ComEd in each step of their project. ComEd has outlined their minimum requirements for electrical service, [...]

Palos Hills listed in Safest Cities in Illinois

2019-09-04T06:00:33+00:00 September 4th, 2019|Categories: News|

BackgroundChecks.org recently completed a 2019 analysis of crime statistics from various sources and found the City of Palos Hills in the top 15 safest cities to live in Illinois. More information can be found in the the report located at https://backgroundchecks.org/safest-cities-in-illinois.html

July 2019

2019-07-31T10:33:20+00:00 July 31st, 2019|Categories: Ward 2 Newsletters|

Dear Residents: All residential streets are 20 m.p.h. Continue to be aware of children playing and not watching for cars. We continue to have calls about speeding. Remember to come to a complete stop at stop signs, and while making a right turn on red at stop lights. School Is out: Please watch out for bike [...]

Spring, 2019

2019-03-27T07:28:20+00:00 March 27th, 2019|Categories: Ward 2 Newsletters|

Dear Residents: On Tuesday, April 2nd, there will be aldermanic elections as well as school board and the library board. please take time to vote on election day. Spring Spruce Up: Letʼs all take a hard look at our property. Could your home, fence, gutters, etc. use some fresh paint? Do your front doors need to [...]

January 2019

2019-01-08T13:13:05+00:00 January 8th, 2019|Categories: Ward 2 Newsletters|

Dear residents, We would like to take this time to wish all of you a happy and healthy new year Allied Waste: Some of the items which can be picked up at no additional charge are furniture, washing machines and dryers, microwaves, hot water heaters, lamps, mattresses, carpet rolls cut into no more than 4 foot [...]