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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Will County Hero and Helps Event

State officials have identified six IL counties on the front line in the fight to end the heroin/opioid epidemic that has claimed countless lives across the Nation. A summit to reduce opioid overdose deaths is taking place on 4/21 in Romeoville, IL.

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

April is National Safe Digging Month!

April marks the 10th annual National Safe Digging Month, reminding homeowners and professional excavators in Illinois to call JULIE at 8-1-1 before every digging project, regardless of size or depth. The service and call are free!

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Crete Public Library Electronics Recycling Event!

The Crete Library Electronic Recycling Event will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10 am - 12 pm. For a listed of accepted items or for further information, please click on the following link.

Crete Library Electronic Recycling Flyer
Posted on: March 16, 2017

Invitation to ComEd 'SHE SERVED' Workshop Event

E-MAC is partnering with ComEd, NEW and One Savvy Veteran for a day of learning about careers in Energy. This is an event for Female Military Veterans who are unemployed or underemployed and interested in learning about opportunities and roles at ComEd, a...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

NOTICE OF TAX INCREMENT FINANCING (TIF) REPORTS ON FILE:

The Drafts of "Amended TIF Redevelopment Plan to TIF District No. 2" and "TIF Qualification Report First Amendement to TIF District No. 2" are on file at the Village Clerk's office for public review in advance of the President...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Hydrant Flushing in Your Area!!!

Our Village of Crete Water Department has scheduled fire hydrant flushing to take place April 3 - May 5. As in the past, signs will be posted throughout town to notify all residents of this event. Please watch your subdivision notification of when they wi...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

Recycling Collection Tips

With the implementation of bi-weekly recycling collection we have encountered some start-up problems that I would like to address in an effort to make things run as smooth as possible. Without getting too specific about the problems, here are a few helpfu...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

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.

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

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 along with yard waste, it will also include ...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

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. We welcome all inquiries and wil...Read on...

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Posted on: September 27, 2016

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.

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Posted on: March 1, 2013

Downtown Crete "Now and Then"

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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!

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