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  1. Village Offices Closed on 11/10/17

    The Village of Crete offices will be closed on Friday, November 10th in honor of Veterans Day. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, November 13th.
  2. Trick-or-Treating Hours for the Village of Crete

    Trick-or-treating for the Village of Crete will be Tuesday, October 31st from 3 pm to 7 pm with adult supervision from 6 pm - 7 pm. Please visit the AAP link for tips to have a fun and safe Halloween! Halloween Safety Tips
  3. Branch Chipping Season Ending Soon

    The branch chipping season will come to an end the week of October 23rd. Branches can be placed in the yard waste containers provided by Allied Waste to residents, free of charge. To obtain a FREE yard waste container, please contact Allied: 708-385-8252.
  4. Congresswoman Kelly to Host 5th Annual Hiring Event

    Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host her 5th Annual Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 27, from 9 am to noon, in the gymnasium of South Suburban College, 15800 State St, South Holland. Hiring Event Flyer
  5. National Preparedness Month

    September is Nation Preparedness Month! Please click the following link to read the informative packet provided by FEMA. There are 4 weekly themes to help focus preparedness activities to different areas of the community. Disasters Don't Plan Ahead- You Can.
  6. Hydrant Flushing in Your Area!

    Our Village of Crete Water Department has scheduled fire hydrant flushing to take place September 25 - October 27. Read on...
  7. ComEd Highline Maintenance during the months of October & November

    ComEd will begin performing Transmission Corridor vegetation management activities in the Crete area. ComEd owns or has express property rights to perform this work in the transmission corridor area. Work locations: Hartman and Munz west to S Nacke Rd. Read on...
  8. Crete PD Partners with MedicAlert to Provide Free Medical IDs!

    The Village of Crete, in partnership with MedicAlert Foundation, has announced a free program aimed to protect community members with dementia and autism who are at-risk for wandering emergencies. Additional Info...
  9. Safe Internet Purchase Exchange Location in Crete!

    The Village of Crete Police Department is happy to announce that the Department has partnered with OfferUp to create a safe internet purchase exchange location in the parking lot of the Village of Crete Police Department. Additional Info...
  10. Curbside Recycling can be a Win-Win-Win!

    The following article shines some light on a few of the reasons that the Village was in need of a curbside recycling program as well as the need to also support our Lions Club Recycle Center. Please help us utilize both opportunities we have been granted. Additional Info...
  11. New Recycling Program Info!

    The Village has negotiated a new garbage rate for residential properties and it was decided to set the new rate for next year at $17.95 per month. This rate is $1.54 less than residents are currently paying and will include bi-weekly curbside recycling. Read on...
  12. Available Commercial Property for Economic Development

    To further expand the information base for those individuals and companies interested in exploring development opportunities in Crete, we have developed a list of properties that are immediately available for that purpose. Read on...
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