Village of Flossmoor

Want to open a new business in Flossmoor? Here’s how to apply for an economic incentive

July 25, 2018 - 00:54
Prospective Flossmoor business owners who want to ask the village board for financial incentives now have some ground rules for their application process.
At the Flossmoor village board’s July 2 meeting, trustees unanimously approved formal economic development policy guidelines in an effort to clarify what types of financial incentives it will consider and how applicants should prepare their requests.

Rerouting of traffic patterns in downtown Flossmoor under way

July 18, 2018 - 09:13
Work has started on traffic improvements designed to make downtown Flossmoor safer for pedestrians and motorists. Concrete work was completed last week at the Sterling Avenue traffic island, Flossmoor Public Works Director John Brunke said Monday. Pedestrian ramps that comply with the Americans for Disability Act were also installed across the street from the island.

Less water lost as Flossmoor projects show positive results

July 11, 2018 - 23:16
Flossmoor has made significant progress in its continuing battle against water loss resulting from leaky infrastructure and inefficient metering. According to village officials, the level of water bought by Flossmoor that is actually delivered to homes and — the so-called billed-to-purchase ratio — climbed to 77 percent last year, up from the previous figure of 59 percent.

Flossmoor targets building violations with new rules for nuisance properties

June 06, 2018 - 21:30
Broken windows. Overgrown weeds. Peeling paint. Collapsing gutters.
All communities face the challenge of property maintenance, especially when some residents allow their homes to fall into disrepair. Deteriorating homes, both inside and out, are aggravating to neighbors and raise the likelihood of fire, injury, disease and health problems.

Pickup truck discussion returns to Flossmoor board Monday

June 03, 2018 - 10:28
Flossmoor’s long-standing prohibition on pickup truck parking in residential neighborhoods will be back on the agenda at Monday’s board village board meeting.
According to a media advisory released Friday, the village board “will discuss the consideration of a revision to the Village of Flossmoor Zoning Ordinance which regulates the parking of pickup trucks in residential areas.”


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