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Press Release #2 from Mayor Jerry Bennett in regards to December 25 Fire in Palos Hills – January 8, 2021

2021-01-08T10:25:13+00:00 January 8th, 2021|Categories: News|

The recent Christmas Day fire in Palos Hills has brought out the best of the Community. City officials and staff, concerned residents, City businesses and local service organizations have all stepped up to assist those residents displaced by the fire with housing and every day needs. After the initial response by the North Palos Fire Protection [...]

More House for your Money: USA Today

2021-01-07T20:25:25+00:00 January 7th, 2021|Categories: News|

In a recent article published by USA Today, the article reviews 10 suburbs across the US whose housing pricing offered more square footage compared to surrounding larger metro areas. The City of Palos Hills was ranked within this list. The full article can be found at https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2020/11/17/homes-sale-top-10-suburbs-affordable-houses/6278622002/

Illinois Department of Health Phase 1A Eligible Individuals and Businesses for Vaccinations

2021-01-05T11:24:49+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

The Illinois Department of Public Health has published a list of job settings and job titles of individuals who are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination under Phase 1A of its vaccination plan. The State of Illinois will publish further vaccine eligibility lists for each subsequent vaccination phase at the completion of Phase 1A. IDPH COVID [...]

Press Release from Mayor Jerry Bennett in regards to December 25 Fire in Palos Hills – December 28, 2020

2020-12-28T16:57:48+00:00 December 28th, 2020|Categories: News|

City of Palos Hills – Office of Mayor Jerry Bennett December 28, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   At approximately 3:00 am on Christmas morning, the Palos Hills Police Department and North Palos Fire Protection District responded to a two alarm fire at Green Tree Condominiums.  Upon arrival, the police and fire departments began to quickly evacuate [...]

Applications Re-Open for Cook County COVID-19 Resident Cash Assistance Program

2020-12-08T15:11:26+00:00 December 8th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle with the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development, Family Independence Initiative (FII) and other partners, announced an additional $7 million in funding to expand and re-open the Cook County COVID-19 Recovery Resident Cash Assistance program to help suburban Cook County residents experiencing financial insecurity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This [...]

IDPH Tier Three Resurgence Mitigations

2020-11-18T13:57:04+00:00 November 18th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

With a new wave of COVID-19 surging across the state of Illinois and the nation, the state is committed to listening to public health experts and following the science to keep people safe. Tier 3 builds on the Resurgence Mitigation Plan first released in July to suppress the spread of the virus and ensure our hospitals [...]

Resources available for Hardships during COVID

2020-11-18T13:27:20+00:00 November 18th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Do to the hardships our residents of Palos Hills are enduring, we have listed a few programs that can assist with the following: Water Bill Payments Telephone Bill Payments Electric Bill Payment Gas Bill Payment Child Care for Essential Workers Basic Essential Assistance Medical Supply and Prescription Cost Food Supply CEDA www.cedaorg.net (312) 795-8948 PLOWS Council [...]

Reinstatement of Virtual City Council Meetings

2020-11-16T21:40:46+00:00 November 16th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Due to the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic, City Council Meetings will be returning to a virtual-only presence effective immediately. City Committee of the Whole Meetings have been rescinded for the time being.  This week's meeting and future City Council Meetings will be broadcast live on the City's YouTube channel, available at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_qGIDobTehGmIroUUgk0xQ. Public commentary may be [...]