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Elf on the Shelf

Saturday, November 28th to Saturday, December 5th Beginning Small Business Saturday, November 28th, and running through December 5th, visit your favorite businesses and find Blue, our elf on the Shelf, hiding somewhere in the store. Pick up an entry form and get the clerk to initial next to their business name. Go to the other businesses and find him and ... Read More »

Fall Road Construction

Upcoming Road Construction Projects in Blue Island Project Status – October 16th, 2015 Vine Street from Broadway to 135th street                             October  19th – December 1st Chicago from Broadway to Desplaines                                 ... Read More »

Seasonal Leaf Pick-Up

For Seasonal Leaf Pick-Up – Leaf Pick-Up is considered Yard Waste: LEAVES WILL NO LONGER BE PICKED UP LOOSE FROM PARKWAYS – it will be picked up with Yard Waste by Allied Waste. Yard Waste will be picked up from April 1st through November 30th. Leaves must be put in leaf bags or plastic containers with YARD WASTE stickers on ... Read More »

Flooding in your Community Meeting

  Cook County and its Partners are hosting a series of community workshops related to improving the region’s resilience to extreme weather, especially rainstorms that cause floods and damage homes and businesses. This is a follow-up to the community meeting that Cook County held in February 2015 in which your neighbors expressed frustration at the chronic flooding in their neighborhoods. ... Read More »