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Parks hiring part-time Night Monitor

2021-03-24T10:30:53+00:00 March 24th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: , |

The Palos Hills Community Center is currently seeking a part-time Night Monitor for the Community Center.  Approximate hours are Mondays, 4:30-8:30 pm, Tuesdays, 4:30-7:30 pm, and Thursdays, 4:30-8:00 pm.  Must be 18 years or older.  Perfect job for college student.  For more information, call the Community Center at 708-430-4500.

Gov. Pritzker Announces Metrics-Based Pathway for Illinois to Fully Reopen; Expands Vaccine Eligibility to All Residents 16+ on April 12

2021-03-22T15:12:51+00:00 March 22nd, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Administration Announces a Bridge Phase between Phase 4 and 5 of Restore Illinois Plan to allow for Faster Reopening of Economy Illinois Now Averaging 100,000 Vaccine Administrations Per Day CHICAGO— Governor Pritzker and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike today announced a metrics-based, vaccination-informed framework for Illinois to advance to Phase 5 [...]

Emergency Rental Assistance Program – Applications Open

2021-03-17T08:52:34+00:00 March 17th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Applications are now open for the Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance program. It pays up to 12 months of missed rent and utilities payments and up to 3 months of future rent payments. Payments will be made directly to your landlord and utility company. Applications opened on March 11, 2021 and will be accepted until April [...]

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

2021-03-11T15:02:14+00:00 March 11th, 2021|Categories: News|

Safest Cities in Illinois - 2021       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 [...]

United Center Vaccination Appointments Open Thursday for Illinois Seniors

2021-03-03T16:06:36+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

March 2, 2021 All Illinoisans Eligible in State’s Phase 1B+ Can Make Appointments Beginning March 7 at 4 p.m. Call Center to Help Bridge Digital Divide and Ensure Equitable Access Gov.Press@illinois.gov CHICAGO – Beginning Thursday, March 4 at 8:30 a.m., Illinois seniors can schedule their first COVID-19 vaccine appointment at the United Center vaccine site, which [...]

More House for your Money: Money.com

2021-02-22T14:48:33+00:00 February 21st, 2021|Categories: News|

In a recent article published by Money.com, 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://money.com/covid-more-space-best-affordable-suburubs/

New Playground to be installed at Bennett Park in the Spring of 2021

2021-02-01T15:18:22+00:00 February 1st, 2021|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , |

The City of Palos Hills will be installing a new playground on the west side of Bennett Park.  The following link explains a little bit more about the new project as well as the overall recreational experience that has been created at Bennett Park.   https://www.gametime.com/news/gametime-park-in-illinois-recognized-as-five-national-demonstration-sites

COVID-19 Community Vaccination Program

2021-01-27T12:26:53+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Cook County is currently in Phase 1b which includes individuals 65 and over and front line essential workers.  Vaccine supply is extremely limited at this time. Please be patient. Cook County Government, Cook County Health and Cook County Department of Public Health are pleased to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to those living or working in Cook County. [...]