Monthly Status Report
January 2014 - February 2014 - March 2014 - April 2014
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Status Report Submission Form.
New Stop Signs at the corner of Jackson and Mississippi will be installed 4-18-2014
Village-Wide Clean-Up Day
May 5th Waste Management will collect white goods, refrigerators and other kitchen appliances, washers, dryers and up to 4 car tires (no rims).
West End Park Parking Lot
26453 S. Deer Run Dr
Saturday, June 14, 2014 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
2014 Household Hazardous Waste, Motor Oil & Electronics
Inland Port Transportation District
Still In The Conversation
Minutes from the February 7, 2014 Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning’s (CMAP) Regional Freight Leadership Task Force demonstrate that the Elwood Inland Port proposal is still being pushed at the state level. These are the same people with the same agenda for Elwood. They have taken their cause to a new venue, but the proposal hasn’t changed.
February 7, 2014 minutes
New Hand-Held Cellphone Ban in Illinois
Illinois is the 12th state to ban the use of hand-held devices while driving:
The new law bans hand-held cellphone use except in an emergency and allows only for speakerphones and headsets tha...t feature voice-activated or one-digit dialing.
The new law imposes fees starting at $75 for drivers caught using a hand-held cellphone while driving. Drivers could pay $150 for repeat offenses and may eventually have their driver's license(s) suspended.
The new law imposes stricter penalties following crashes in which electronic devices were being used at the time of collision. A crash causing great bodily harm can earn a driver up to one year in prison and a fatal crash can result in a prison sentence of up to three years.
Senior "Benefit Access Program"
Assistance Programs, Tax Prep, Etc.
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Public Act 97-0609