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 …
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The Chamber of Commerce will be returning to Homewood Village Hall tonight in hopes to sell the board on a revised plan for Homewood Days 2012.
Village President Richard Hofeld and the Homewood Village Council will meet tonight, Tuesday, March 13, 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 Homewood Area Chamber of Commerce along with Joey Rega Tours and Events will return tonight in hopes of swaying the boards interest in Homewood Days 2012. This comes two weeks after the last Homewood board meeting, where the majority of trustees expressed their disapproval of Homewood Days 2012 in its current form. Despite poor responses last time, the chamber said they still intend to pursue hosting the event. Check out the photo section of this article to see more information on Homewood Days 2012, as …
Monday, March 5, 2012
A preview of some of this week's upcoming events.
YOU CAN FIND MOST OF THESE EVENTS AND POST YOUR OWN ON OUR PATCH CALENDAR When/where? 7:30 p.m. at Flossmoor Village Hall Western Ave School is looking to create a new parking lot and playground, the village is changing banks and the board will be awarding a sewer cleaning and televising contract all during tonight's village board meeting. When/where? 10 a.m. at Homewood Public Library "Through this great discussion-oriented workshop, attendees will discover a new way to be in control of their health, and live the life they WANT to live." When/where? 7 p.m. at Prairie State College Of focus this week: "Understanding Microsoft Windows Properties, Using Hot Keys and Office Ribbons" When/where? 4 p.m. at World of Enrichment "Providing kids …
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 …
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
The omnibus vote on the Jan. 24 agenda passed without a hitch.
All of the following agenda items were approved during last night’s board meeting: There was no new nor old business to vote on. *Trustee Purcell did not vote on this item due to conflict of interest because of the business she owns that is located within the ECBD TIF.
Monday, January 23, 2012
A compilation of some of this week's upcoming events.
YOU CAN FIND MOST OF THESE EVENTS AND POST YOUR OWN ON OUR PATCH CALENDAR When/where? 7:30 p.m. at Homewood Village Hall The village board will be voting on the purchase of electricity, the destruction of certain audio recordings and a correction to legal language involved with the East Central Business District TIF. When/where? Noon at Union Street Gallery. Union Street Gallery is kicking off 2012 with 2 exhibits, one being a very powerful and emotional exhibit titled “I Shall Be Released” featuring 30 artists from the Midwest. This exhibit was juried by well-known artists and gallery owner Sergio Gomez, Director of 33 Contemporary Gallery, Chicago. When/where? 3:15 p.m. at H-F High School’s South E1 building. The Poetry Foundation and …