Monday, January 7, 2013
A preview of what's going to be discussed and voted on during Homewood's Jan. 8 village board meeting.
Homewood Village President Richard Hofeld and the village trustees will meet at Homewood Village Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 7:30 p.m. Long-time Librarian to be Recognized Village President Hofeld and the Homewood trustees will honor long-time Homewood librarian Cindy Rauch on her retirement after serving local residents for 30 years. Homewood PTA Turns 100 Mayor Hofeld and the village trustees will recognize the 100th anniversary of the Homewood parent-teacher association. Thomas Heyne to be Honored for 20 Years of Police Service Village President Hofeld and the village trustees will honor Thomas Heyne for 20 years of service to the Homewood Police Department.
Monday, April 9, 2012
A teacher redistribution may soon be underway at Flossmoor School District 161 if tonight's board votes to give the go-ahead to a proposed plan.
Many parents are on edge after news of a controversial teacher redistribution that may be in the works for Flossmoor schools. The Flossmoor School District 161 board is scheduled to vote on the matter tonight at its regular board meeting. Logistics of the redistribution remained unclear Monday around 1:30 p.m. However a letter forwarded from Western Avenue building chairs to parents indicated that officials are discussing moving several teachers to other schools for various strategic reasons, such as a new technology initiative. "Supt. (Craig) Doster believes the decision is in the district's best interests," the letter said. "He explained that the restructuring is vital to the district's technology plan and getting our most …
Monday, March 19, 2012
Flossmoor's regularly scheduled Village Council meeting will be held on Monday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m.
VIEW THE ENTIRE AGENDA Mayor Paul Braun and the Flossmoor Village Council will meet tonight, Monday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. There will be time allotted for public participation and comments. Here's a preview of some of tonight's agenda items: The last time building codes were updated was 2007, according to a memo sent by Flossmoor Assistant Fire Chief Kieth Damm. The series of ordinance amendments proposed in the agenda packet are designed to improve the safety of structures, ranging from new smoke detector requirements to restrictions on roof-top gardens. Flossmoor Fire Chief Chris Sewall is asking for about $3,000 more than the budgeted $45,050 to replace an air compressor system for refilling the self-contained breathing apparatuses …
Monday, March 5, 2012
Flossmoor's regularly scheduled business meeting will be held at village hall on Monday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Mayor Paul Braun and the Flossmoor Village Council will meet tonight, Monday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m. There will be time allotted for public participation and comments. Included in tonight’s agenda is a proposal from Western Avenue School to create a new parking lot and driveway layout that relieves congestion during drop off and pick up times. In the creation of the modified parking lots, Western Avenue School plans on redesigning it’s playground area as well with an aim to reduce paved area, increase green space and eliminate existing connectivity with the north and south parking lots, according to Flossmoor Village Manager Bridget Wachtel. Extensive plans can be viewed in the agenda packet attached to this article. Also, during tonight’s …
Saturday, February 12, 2011
The next H-F Park District Board meeting will be held on Feb. 15, and we've included the big items on the agenda.
The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District will be holding a board meeting on Feb. 15. While the district has been focusing heavily on preliminary budget planning since the New Year, this meeting will be business as usual. Here are the big items on the district’s official meeting agenda: School District 153 Willowview Park Lease Agreement Zoom Media Agreement Swim Lesson Fees & Charges Resolution #587