Homewood trustees

Homewood trustees to consider fee changes

Homewood trustees will consider a number of proposed fee changes at their regular meeting Tuesday, in addition to holding a public hearing for the 2019-2020 budget.

Homewood trustees consider taking a stance on proposed Glenwood power plant

It is rare for Homewood village officials to take a position on issues facing another local government body, but the board of trustees will have an opportunity this week to make an exception in the case of a proposed power plant in Glenwood. At the board's regular meeting Tuesday, trustees will consider a resolution that states the village does not support the plant and encourages Glenwood village government to reconsider approval of it.

Homewood honors retiring officer, promotes and hires police

The Homewood village board has passed a resolution honoring police Sgt. Dave Tobin on his retirement, promoted another office and hired a third to fill the void.

Homewood baseball bats could be in the hands of pros soon as trustees award incentive to new company

Famous baseball bat maker Louisville Slugger might not be looking over its shoulder — yet — but there's a new baseball bat company gearing up to start production, and its owner will call Homewood home. The Homewood Board of Trustees approved $100,000 in village Business Incentive Program funding Tuesday to help Homewood Bat Company with building acquisition costs.

Homewood trustees object to appearance of proposed commercial building on Halsted Street

A design for a proposed commercial building on Halsted Street was sent back to the drawing board Tuesday, Dec. 9, after two trustees and Village President Richard Hofeld expressed dissatisfaction with its appearance.

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