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  1. Fire Prevention Week Open House!

    Join us on Friday, October 13th 6 pm-9 pm for our Fire Dept open house! You will have an opportunity to meet the firefighters, touch a truck, and watch awesome live demonstrations! Stick around because the Loyola Life Star helicopter will swoop in 7-8 pm! CFD Fire Prevention Open House Flyer
  2. Household Hazardous Waste Collection

    Will County is offering a free household hazardous waste drop off event to all Will County residents on Saturday, September 30th from 8:00 am-3:00 pm in Park Forest. Please follow the link for acceptable items as well as location details. Hazardous Waste Drop Off Event Flyer
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. Prescription Drug Take Back Program!

    Our Police Department is now a designated collection site for unused and outdated prescription drugs! For additional information, please follow the link to our Police Department page. Additional Info...
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