Thursday, May 28, 2015


Grants Coordinator Job Posting

The City of Blue Island is seeking applicants for the position of Grants Coordinator. Candidate submissions must be received by 4:00 pm on Friday, January 31, 2014. Under the direction of the Director of Finance and Administration the Grants Coordinator is expected to perform high-level professional work related to grant writing and coordinating grant management activities on a citywide basis. ... Read More »

Payroll and Human Resources Job Postings

The City of Blue Island is seeking applicants for the position of Part-Time Payroll Contractor and Part-Time Human Resource Consultant. Candidate submissions must be received by 4:00 pm on Thursday, December 12, 2013. View or download the Payroll Contractor posting here. View or download the Human Resource Consultant posting here. Please send all submissions to Matt Anastasia at Read More »

Small Business Saturday 2013

November 30th is Small Business Saturday, a day to support the local businesses that create jobs, boost the economy and preserve neighborhoods around the country. Small Business Saturday is a national movement to drive shoppers to local merchants across the U.S. Join the movement, spread the word! The following Blue Island businesses are participating in Small Business Saturday Aztek Ink ... Read More »

Food Day, Healthy Food Drive – Thru 10/24

Blue Island’s Model Communities Coalition hosts 1st Annual, Food Day Healthy Food Drive From Oct 10-24, we’ll be collecting healthy, non-perishable food items for local food banks. Food Day is about expanding access to and promoting SAFE & HEALTHY foods, while reducing diet-related disease. So, Please read labels and avoid items with high fructose corn syrup, heavy sugar, and high sodium levels. ... Read More »

Renovation, Repair, and Painting Course

Homeowners: are you working with certified contractors? Tradesmen: want to be certified, but couldn’t afford the costly training? Federal Law requires those working on homes built before 1978 to be certified for lead-safe practices. As a service to the local trades, the City of Blue Island in partnership with OAI, Inc.will be hosting a Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Certification course. A special class ... Read More »