Homewood Public Works Department

Homewood Public Works business dominates board meeting

The Homewood Public Works Department was the star of the Tuesday, May 8, board of trustees meeting. Eric Fritz was sworn in as the new Utility Department supervisor. Public Works Director John Schaefer reminded the board and audience about the Public Works Department open house on May 19. The board approved the department's request for new software

Homewood trustees welcome three new employees

Homewood trustees welcomed three new full-time employees to the village at the board meeting Tuesday. In other business, the board approved a new sexual harassment policy, new stop signs at a residential intersection and a special use permit for a child care center. 

Homewood trustees' agenda includes requests for special use permit, stop sign installation

At the regular board meeting Tuesday Homewood trustees will witness four new employees take the oath of office and will consider a request for installation of a four-way stop at a residential intersection and a request for a day care center special use permit.

The board meets at 7:30 p.m. in village hall, 2020 Chestnut Road. 

Three new officers will officially join the Homewood Police Department: Nicholas Camilli, Thomas Rodeghier and Timothy Rosenberg. 

New hires and promotions recognized at Homewood trustees meeting Tuesday

Two local families continued their tradition of service to the Homewood Fire Department as they marked promotions for firefighters at the Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday. In all, four firefighters and two public works employees took oaths of office at the meeting.

Staff changes on the Homewood trustees' agenda Tuesday

The Homewood Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, Nov. 28, will be dominated by personnel moves.

Six staff members will take the oath of office in new positions or as new employees.

Larry Lipinski will be sworn in as a captain in the fire department. Jason Presnik will be sworn in as a lieutenant in the fire department. Kyle Paczesny and David Voltka will be sworn in as firefighter/paramedics.

Homewood trustees honor Dave Lotz for 33 years in public works

Dave Lotz is moving on after 33 years as a mechanic for the village of Homewood. The village board honored Lotz at its June 27 meeting with a proclamation. His retirement was official June 30.

Traffic slow at 183rd Street viaduct as crews implement plan to combat nuisance birds

Traffic was slow at the 183rd Street viaduct Thursday afternoon and is likely to be slow Friday morning, too, as Homewood Public Works crews implement a plan to combat nuisance birds.

Homewood Public Works to host open house Saturday

Homewood Public Works will give residents a chance to learn more about the department and how it serves the community with an open house at 17755 Ashland Ave. from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 16.

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