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  1. Open Tollway Positions

    The Illinois Tollway seeks the best and brightest candidates to apply for job opportunities available at the agency. Whether you have a high school diploma (or equivalent) or a master's degree, find a career in all different types of work environments. Read on...
  2. Annual Animal Inoculation Day!

    Save the date for the annual animal inoculation day with services provided by Forest South Animal Hospital! Animal Inoculation will take place on Saturday, May 21 10 am - 2 pm at the Village of Crete Public Works Garage, 1201 Douglas Lane. Additional Info...
  3. Paint the Town!!!

    The Village of Crete's Code Enforcement Department in cooperation with 7 local businesses have gotten together to help you with these projects by offering a 10% discount on items needed to help you improve your property & bring it back to it's past glory! Read on...
  4. Hey Patriotic Residents!!!

    Help us to make our Memorial Day events the best they can be! Every resident in the Village has been sent a donation request letter to help fund our service and parade honoring our local veterans. Read on...
  5. Hydrant Flushing in Your Area!!!

    Our Village of Crete Water Department has scheduled fire hydrant flushing to take place April 4 - May 6. Read on...
  6. FD Receives Safe Community Grant

    Fire Department Receives Safe Community Grant!

    Village of Crete Fire Department received $1,610.00 from Enbridge Energy Company, Inc. through their Safe Community Grant Program. Funds from this grant will be utilized in the Crete Fire Department's technology upgrade program Read on...
  7. St. James Hospital Closing Letter and Notice of Public Hearing

    The following is a letter written to the Village of Crete residents from Mayor Mike Einhorn as well as the Notice of Public Hearing for the proposed closure of St. James Chicago Heights emergency room and elimination of healthcare services. Letter to Residents RE: St James Hospital
  8. ComEd Offers Financial Assistance to Eligible Customers!!

    ComEd has established funding to assist eligible residents, veterans and non-profits who may be experiencing financial hardship. Please click on the following link to learn more about the programs and grants that are available! Additional Info...
  9. IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM VILLAGE PRESIDENT MIKE EINHORN!!!

    Recently I was notified by the president of St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights of some sweeping changes that will be made to the hospital in the next few years. He informed me that the majority of the hospital, as we know it, will be torn down. Read on...
  10. Important Security Safety Information and Tips Provided to Nicor Customers!

    Please visit Nicor's Customer Safety and Security page for valuable information on how to safeguard your household and account information. You can also click on individual safety pages for great tips for around your home!!!! Nicor&#39s Customer Safety and Security Page
  11. Will County Now Accepts Text Messages!!!

    For anyone who needs help immediately, but can't talk to a 911 dispatcher, there's a new option starting Thursday, October 15, 2015 in Will County. "9-1-1: Call if you can, Text if you can't"! Additional Info...
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    A Special Message from the Chief of Police

    The Crete Chief of Police has an important message regarding vacant homes and suspicious activity. Read on...
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    Downtown Crete "Now and Then"

    We've uncovered some photographs of Downtown Crete from years past! Follow the link below to view many of the improvements made in the Downtown area. We think you'll agree that Downtown Crete is looking GREAT!!! Check back soon for new and updated photos! Click here for photos
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