The City of Palos Hills will be once again hosting our Jack-o-Lantern Decorating & Costume contests. Submit your costumes and pumpkins to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 1. Winners will receive gift cards to local eateries! For [...]
Mayor Bennett presented his most recent City of Palos Hills Report on 06/22/2021 on PHTV Channel 4. The report can be viewed on YouTube at https://youtu.be/FVUxfr0HdVE.
Cook County Department of Public Health Officials Announce Phase 5 Reopening Guidance in Suburban Cook County Forest Park, IL—Today, the Cook County Department of Public Health is issuing COVID-19 Phase 5 reopening guidance removing all [...]
Yes! The Cook County Department of Public Health has partnered with organizations who can provide in-home vaccination to those who qualify. Who qualifies for this program? To qualify for this program you must ... be [...]
Palos Hills 4/20/21 — Palos Hills is joining the Plant Trees for Communities initiative to plant at least 340 new trees in the Chicago region in 2021 to build a healthier urban forest. The effort [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
Mayor Bennett presented his most recent City of Palos Hills Report on 02/09/2021 on PHTV Channel 4. The report can be viewed on YouTube at https://youtu.be/nVvZOFlTPe4.
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 [...]
The Cook County Department of Public Health has released additional information on its website regarding the vaccination against COVID-19. The information can be found at https://cookcountypublichealth.org/communicable-diseases/covid-19/
Press Release #2 from Mayor Jerry Bennett in regards to December 25 Fire in Palos Hills – January 8, 2021
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 [...]
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 [...]
Press Release from Mayor Jerry Bennett in regards to December 25 Fire in Palos Hills – December 28, 2020
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Mayor Bennett presented his City of Palos Hills Report on 10/27/2020 on PHTV Channel 4. The report can be viewed on YouTube at https://youtu.be/gNl4AOqFLC8.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, Oct. 26, 2020 CONTACT Gov.Press@illinois.gov State Public Health Officials Announce COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Regions 4 and 10 on October 28, 2020 Every Region Seeing Increased Positivity Rates; [...]
According to the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES), unemployment systems across the country are seeing an increase in fraud of unemployment insurance programs during the COVID-19 pandemic. If anyone believes that unemployment fraud is [...]
Dear Residents, I spoke at the City Council public meeting last Thursday in addressing the national discussion on policing. In that address, I stated, in uncertain terms, that our City will never tolerate discrimination or [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) has announced ways it can help consumers who are struggling with making payments with debts due during the COVID-19 Crisis. The IDFPR is also providing guidance [...]
The State of Illinois has received its statewide Economic Injury Declaration which means small businesses in all 102 Illinois counties may be eligible for low-interest, economic injury disaster loans up to $2M per business. The Office [...]
The State of Illinois has released a new centralized website to highlight the evolving actions taken to combat and contain the spread of the Coronavirus, or COVID-19. The website is available at https://coronavirus.illinois.gov/.
Mayor Bennett recently appeared on PHTV Channel 4 to discuss the current and future projects occurring throughout the City of Palos Hills. The interview is available on YouTube at https://youtu.be/kjPCavseK0Y . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kjPCavseK0Y
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 [...]