News Flash

Posted on: October 28, 2019

Emergency Water Shut Off

The water has been shut off for emergency repairs by Illinois American Water to repair a water main break at West Woodmill Court and Pebble Creek Drive. The affected areas are 14313 and 14305 Pebble Creek Drive, and all of West Woodmill Court.   ...
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Village News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Water Main Break at Woodmill Ct./Pebble Creek Dr.

There is a water main break at West Woodmill Court and Pebble Creek Drive. Repair work has been turned over to the Illinois American Water Maintenance Department and is being scheduled. Customers may experience low or no water pressure until repairs are c...

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Village News
Posted on: October 4, 2019

159th STREET CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

159th Street Traffic Pattern Change

Please use caution on 159th Street as IDOT has changed the traffic configuration to stage 3, meaning traffic will now be using the outermost lane in each direction. Construction will now focus on the median. Lane shifting should also be expected as the ro...

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Village News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Chickasaw Hills Update - September 6

They will be paving Chickasaw Hills tomorrow (Saturday 9/7). You will be able to access your driveway throughout the day except temporarily when the paving equipment is right in front of your house. They should have all the gravel covered with a binder co...

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Village News
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Chickasaw Hills Update

Friday 8/23/2019

The curbs have been poured, back filled and the forms have been removed.

Everyone should have access to their driveways by this weekend.

Weather permitting, PT Ferro will begin grinding out the existing asphalt pavement on Monday morning. Th...

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Village News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Join the Plastic Free Movement

Ideas to Reduce Plastic Waste

The Plastic Free July campaign is a worldwide initiative to raise awareness of our growing plastic waste problem. Millions of individuals, schools, communities and companies from 177 countries take part in the challenge each year. The goal is to reduce si...

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Village News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

How Do You Envision Homer Glen In The Future?

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The Village just launched its Comprehensive Plan Update and wants to hear from you! 

Public Open House

Wednesday, June 26

5:00 pm. to 7:00 pm. 

Village Hall Community Room

Share your thoughts and ideas about Homer Glen.

  • Housing
  • Utilities
  • Sustain...
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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Homer Community Festival June 20-23, 2019

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Enjoy four fun-filled days including fireworks, carnival rides, live entertainment, beer tent, and great food at HomerFest. For more information see our web page or visit the festival website at www.homerfest.com.

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Mosquito Spraying Scheduled

Weather permitting, a community-wide mosquito spraying is scheduled to take place Thursday night, June 6, between 8:30 p.m. and 1:00 a.m. If it rains on Thursday night, the treatment will take place on Friday night, or the first night following that does ...

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Village News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Road Work on 143rd Street to Begin on July1

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Will County Division of Transportation will be resurfacing 143rd Street between Golden Oak Drive and Archer Avenue. Expect lane closures and be aware of flaggers directing traffic. Be careful not to drive on the fresh oil when present or drive slowly.

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Village News
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Village Launches Planning Process to Update Comprehensive Plan

In May 2019, the Village of Homer Glen launched a project to update its Comprehensive Plan.  The Village’s original Comprehensive Plan was adopted in 2005, which was four years after its incorporation as a municipality in 2001. &nbs...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Community Clean-Up Day Event Cancelled

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Due to the weather forecast, the Community Clean-Up Day event scheduled for Saturday, April 27, has been cancelled.The purpose of the Community Clean-Up Day event was to provide fun and comradery while the community worked together to beautify Homer Glen....

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Village News
Posted on: April 22, 2019

New Traffic Calming Signs Raise Awareness

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Over the last few weeks, the Village of Homer Glen has installed traffic calming signage at several locations throughout the community. The purpose of these signs is to make drivers aware of their speeds in residential areas, which have generated concerns...

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Village News
Posted on: April 19, 2019

Invitation for Coffee and Conversation

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You are invited to join State Senator John F. Curran, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin, and Homer Glen Mayor George Yukich for a casual conversation over coffee. Come share your thoughts on community and legislative matters important to you. The event w...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Mayor Yukich's 2019 State of the Village Address

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On Tuesday, April 16, Mayor Yukich presented his 2019 State of the Village Address at the Heritage Corridor Business Alliance luncheon held at Dinolfo's Banquets. His speech and slide presentation may be viewed by clicking on the appropriate links.

2019 St...

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Village News
Posted on: April 8, 2019

Welcome Dialysis Care Center Corporate Headquarters!

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Dialysis Care Center Opens Up Headquarters in Homer Glen

On Friday, April 5 Mayor Yukich and officials from Dialysis Care Center (DCC) celebrated the grand opening of the DCC's new corporate headquarters.

Dialysis Care Center is a multi-state international ...

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Village News
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Homer Glen Named a 2018 Tree City USA

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Arbor Day Foundation Names Homer Glen Tree City USA

Homer Glen, IL, was named a 2018 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

Homer Glen achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the prog...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Caton Farm - Bruce Road Public Information Meeting

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Public Information Meeting

Thursday, March 21, 2019

4 P.M. - 7 P.M.

Lockport Township High School

East Campus

East Gym

1323 East Seventh Street

Lockport, IL 60441

Will County Division of Transportation will conduct a public information meeting to present north-so...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Village Board Hires New Village Manager

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The Homer Glen Village Board is pleased to announce Karie Friling as the new Village Manager. At the Village Board meeting on February 27, 2019 the Village Board approved an employment agreement with Ms. Friling, and she will assume responsibilities on Ap...

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Village News
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Homer Glen Ranks #4 on Illinois Safest City List

SafeWise has released its fifth annual Safest Cities report, and the Village of Homer Glen has ranked number four on the list for Illinois. Using information that cities across the country report through the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting program, each year ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Homer Glen #5 on List of Safest Cities in Illinois for 2019

HomeSnacks used FBI crime data for 300 cities with a population of more than 5,000 to determine which cities are the safest in Illinois. Homer Glen has maintained its number five position from last year. To read more about the methodology used and see the...

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Village News
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Flag at Half-Staff to Honor Former Representative John David Dingell Jr.

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Presidential Proclamation on

the Death of John David Dingell, Jr.

Issued on:

As a mark of respect for the memory and longstanding service of former Representative John David Dingell, Jr., of Michigan - the longest-serving Member of Congress ...

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Village News
Posted on: February 6, 2019

ALERT - Emergency Water Shut-Off on Pinewood Ct.

Update 2/06/19 1:11 p.m.: A boil order has been issued for the affected area and will be in effect for 24 hours or until lifted.

The water has been shut off for emergency repairs. Illinois American Water will be replacing a fire hydrant at 14555 Pinewood C...

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Village News
Posted on: February 5, 2019

ALERT: Water Main Break at 14656 West Abbot Road

There is a water main break at 14656 West Abbot Road. The repair work has been turned over to the Illinois American Water Maintenance Department. Customers may experience low or no water pressure until repairs are complete.

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Village News
Posted on: January 24, 2019

Gougar Road is Now Open

The sanitary sewer installation across Gougar Road between 151st Street and 159th Street has been completed. Gougar Road is now open.

Road Closure was due to work needed for the Fiddyment Creek Sanitary Sewer project.

As part of the Fiddyment Creek Sanitary...

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Village News
Posted on: January 10, 2019

ALERT - Boil Order in Effect: Heather Court and Heather Lane

At 11:37 p.m. on 1/10/19 Illinois American Water issued a boil order for all of Heather Court and 14339 through 14356 Heather Lane. The boil order will be in effect for 24 hours.

Posted on 1/10/19: Illinois American Water will be repairing a water main bre...

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Village News
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Disposal of Real Christmas Tree

To dispose of your real Christmas tree, remove all decorations and

Place tree at the curbside next to your refuse cart on your regular garbage pick up day. 

or

Trees may be dropped off at the Homer Township Highway Department/Road District building,...

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Village News
Posted on: December 3, 2018

Flag at Half-Staff to Honor President George H. W. Bush

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Presidential Proclamation

Announcing the Death of

George H.W. Bush

It is my sorrowful duty to announce officially the death of George Herbert Walker Bush, the forty-first President of the United States, on November 30, 2018.

President Bush led a great America...

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Village News
Posted on: November 30, 2018

South Pointe Not Moving Forward as Other Residential Development Activity Continues

South Pointe Not Moving Forward in Homer Glen as Other Residential Development Activity Continues

 

Homer Glen, (November 30, 2018)

 

Homer Glen Mayor George Yukich announced today that M/I Homes will no longer move forward with the South Po...

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Village News
Posted on: November 29, 2018

Fire Risk is Greater During the Winter Holiday Season

As you deck the halls this holiday season, be fire smart. A small fire that spreads to a Christmas tree can grow large very quickly. Some not-so-fun facts:

  • One of every three home Christmas tree fires is caused by electrical problems.
  • Although Christmas tre...
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Village News
Posted on: March 8, 2018

Proposed 143rd Street Improvements - Lemont Road to Bell Road

In anticipation of the future travel demands on 143rd Street, Will County initiated a Preliminary Engineering Study for 143rd Street, between Lemont Road and Bell Road. On March 7, 2018, a Public Information Meeting was held at Hadley Middle School. &...

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Village News
Posted on: October 27, 2017

Village Board Begins Strategic Planning Process

At the October 25 Village Board meeting, the Board approved a contract with Northern Illinois University’s Center for Governmental Studies to provide facilitation for the strategic planning process. Strategic planning is a process that helps lea...

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Village News
Posted on: April 14, 2017

Lt. Governor Recognizes the Village of Homer Glen and Other Partners for Shared Services

Lieutenant Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti visited Village Hall on Thursday, April 13 to recognize the Village of Homer Glen and several intergovernmental partners for their ongoing efforts to promote shared services and cooperation among local units of gover...

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