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Veterans Day at the Blue Island Public Library

Celebrate Veterans Day at the Blue Island Library Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Please join the Friends of the Library as we dedicate our newly refurbished War Memorial. It has been some months in the making, but we are proud to present the memorial as it now looks. A light luncheon will be served prior to the dedication. ... Read More »

Special Meeting #2 – Thursday, October 26, 7 P.M.

The Mayor and City Council will hold the a special meeting on Thursday, October 26 at 7 P.M. in City Hall’s East Annex at 2434 Vermont Street to discuss the recent water rate analysis and the proposed water rate increase. Read More »

Employment Opportunities at Blue Cap

Blue Cap is currently looking for dedicated people to join their team as a Direct Support Professional (DSP). DSPs support adults with developmental disabilities to assist them in achieving personal outcomes. DSPs work in the following areas: • Adult Day Services: provide opportunities for people to achieve social, educational and community goals. • Supported Employment: support people in their jobs ... Read More »

Safe MeetUp Spot

Blue Island now has a Safe MeetUp Spot for internet marketplace transactions. Public, well lit, and under video surveillance, Blue Island’s MeetUp Spot eliminates the need for two strangers to exchange items at a residence, deterring criminal intent and activity. Find our city’s safe MeetUp Spot in front of the Blue Island Police Department: 13031 S. Greenwood Avenue, Blue Island, ... Read More »

National Night Out 2017

Lincoln Elementary to Centennial Park Public Safety Director John D. Rita, Jr., with Aldermen Fred Bilotto, Kevin Donahue, Jairo Frausto, and Nancy Rita, cordially invite you to your neighborhood’s celebration of National Night Out on August 1, 2017. Grab your bikes, flashlights, reflective gear, or simply walk alongside Blue Island’s police and emergency personnel through your neighborhood, culminating with a ... Read More »