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Bremen Township Property Tax Appeal Forum

On Wednesday, September 20 at 6:30pm, join State Representative Bob Rita, Commissioner Larry Rogers, Jr., and State Representative William Davis at the John D. Rita Recreation Center in Blue Island for the Bremen Township Property Tax Appeal Forum. 2805 141st Street, Blue Island, IL 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 »

Cal-Sag Trail Public Information Meeting

Join the engineers of the Cal-Sag Trail, AECOM, are holding a Public Information Meeting to review proposed plans for the east half of the trail. The meeting will be at Blue Island East Annex, 2434 Vermont Street, on Wednesday, May 31st from 5:30 – 7:30 PM. Click Here to Download the Cal-Sag Trail East map. A brief overview of the ... Read More »

Earth Day Seed Exchange

Celebrate Earth Day early at the Blue Island Public Library with a Seed Exchange meet-n-greet! Learn from others how to save, plant and store seeds. Meet on Saturday, April 15at 1pm. Make gardening your new hobby! Read More »

A Great Grand Opening Thanks!

On Monday, March 20 the City of Blue Island reopened the Chatham Street Bridge, and with it bringing the Cal-Sag Trail to Blue Island! The bridge has sat closed since 2010, but has long since been planned to serve as the “buckle” of the Cal-Sag Trail system. Congrats to all that played a role in restoring this bridge to our ... Read More »