City of Palos Hills General News items

Message from the Mayor: Updates for 06/03/2020

2020-06-03T11:58:35+00:00 June 3rd, 2020|Categories: News|

Dear Residents, As an update to the current protests and civil unrest, Police Chief Paul Madigan repeats another peaceful 24 hours in Palos Hills with no criminal activity related to these events. We continue to have additional police manpower patrol our City and ask you to call 911 to report any suspicious activities. Thank you, Mayor [...]

Message from Mayor Bennett

2020-06-02T12:20:16+00:00 June 2nd, 2020|Categories: News|

Due to the recent protests and civil unrest, I am pleased to announce that the City of Palos Hills has had no major crime or related incidents over the past four days. The Palos Hills Police Department has added additional patrols since the weekend, and will continue additional manpower in our City anytime we feel a [...]

Governor Pritzker Announces Updates to Phase 3 of Restore Illinois Plan in Consultation with Health Experts

2020-05-21T14:52:08+00:00 May 21st, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

The Governor's Office of the State of Illinois has requested that the City distribute the following memo. Office of the Governor JB Pritzker FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 20, 2020   CONTACT   Governor Pritzker Announces Updates to Phase 3 of Restore Illinois Plan in Consultation with Health Experts  Bars and Restaurants Can Open for [...]

Restore Illinois – A Public Health Approach To Safely Reopen Our State

2020-05-06T10:02:03+00:00 May 6th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

The Office of the Governor JB Pritzker has released its plan to Restore Illinois while maintaining recommended public health guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. The 10 page plan can be found in the PDF document found below. The State of Illinois continues to consistently update their website with COVID-19 related information at Restore Illinois - A [...]

Extension of Executive Stay at Home Order

2020-05-01T08:32:41+00:00 May 1st, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

On Thursday, April 30, Governor Pritzker issued a new Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamation and extended the Executive Stay at Home Order effective until May 29. These two documents can be found on the State of Illinois' website. Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamation Extension of Executive Stay at Home Order

Resume of City’s Chipper Service

2020-04-30T08:20:15+00:00 April 29th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Beginning on Monday, May 4th, Public Works will resume Chipper Service for the City on the normal scheduled route beginning with Route 1. Any questions regarding the chipper service can be directed to the Public Works / Sewer and Water Department at (708) 598-3400 x1106. 2020 Chipper Schedule

Message from the Mayor regarding COVID-19 Operations

2020-04-28T23:13:56+00:00 April 21st, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Starting this week, April 20th, Yard Waste pick-up will resume with your regularly scheduled waste pick-up days. Starting the week of April 27th, full waste pick-up will resume ... including Bulk waste. All City of Palos Hills services are still in full operation on a daily basis. Although City Buildings are closed to the public, City [...]

Illinois Expands Access and Eligibility to Unemployment Insurance

2020-04-28T23:18:04+00:00 April 13th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

From the Office of the Governor J.B. Pritzker Building on measures designed to address the unprecedented economic challenges facing Illinois families during the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor JB Pritzker provided an update on the state’s efforts to expand access and eligibility to unemployment insurance. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the United States economy, [...]