We would like to welcome you to the official website for the Village of Posen. The Village has developed this website to provide residents, businesses, and visitors with access to the services provided by the Village, information on the activities of the Village Government, and news about events occurring within the community. We hope you find this website informative, useful, and easy to use. We are always updating our website, and would appreciate any comments or suggestions you may have. Thanks for visiting.
Peace, Pride, Progress.
Thornton Township To Host Days In The Park in Posen July 12th, 2023
Days in the Park (DIP) happens in each city within the Township at various parks. The aim is to get out into the community and greet residents with food and fun while also educating them about the services Thornton Township provides at no additional charge. The mission is to provide a healthy, self-empowering environment with […]
Fire Warning Due to Drought Conditions
The Posen Fire Department would like to take this opportunity to encourage residents to use extreme caution while using charcoal grills, outdoor fire pits, and discarding smoking materials as we are experiencing extremely drought conditions. There have been several large fires in neighboring communities as well as numerous grass and rubbish fires in the area. Small fires […]
New Business Set To Open May 5th
The Village of Posen is pleased to welcome T’s Oasis to Posen. T’s Oasis is set to Open Friday May 5th. Located at 2346 Walter Zimny Drive, T’s Oasis will offer Wine Spirits and more with a sports bar theme. Come in and grab some food or drinks.
Village to Host Flower Sale Day in Posen
The Village of Posen will be hosting a flower and plant sale together with 88 Nursery on Saturdays May 13th and May 20th at 10am in the parking lot of the American Legion located at 2590 Walter Zimny Drive. 88 Nursery will have flowers and plants for sale to add to your yards and beautify […]
Vehicle Sticker Late Fees and Enforcement to begin May 1st
Vehicle stickers were due on April 30th, 2023. Vehicle Stickers MUST be displayed!! LATE FEE PENALTIES WILL APPLY After May 1st!!
Branch Pick-Up Now Weekly Every Monday
Throughout the spring and summer months, the tree branch chipper is out the first week of each month April through October. We pick up branches that are put in the parkway with the cut-side facing the street.
Annual Joint Review Board Meetings – FY ending April 30, 2022 Village of Posen TIF No. 1 and TIF No. 2 On October 10, 2022 at 2pm
The Village of Posen is required to hold an annual Joint Review Board Meeting including representatives of the following taxing districts and a public member. Village of Posen Cook County Thornton Township Bremen Township South Suburban Community College District No. 510 School District No. 147 Posen Public Library District Posen Park District Thornton Township High […]
Fire Department Hiring Firefighter/Paramedics and Single Role Paramedics
Join our team of skilled Firefighters, Paramedics, and EMT-Bs. Our Department operates out of 1 fire station located in the South Suburbs of Chicago, responded to over 1500 calls for service last year including over 100 working fires. Positions currently open for Firefighter/Paramedics and Single Role Paramedics with free training available to acquire Illinois Basic […]
Village of Posen Board Meetings New Meeting Times as of June 14th, 2022
The Village of Posen Board of Trustees Committee Meetings and Regular Meetings will have a new meeting time beginning Tuesday June 14th, 2022. The Committee Meeting will begin at 6:30pm and the Regular Board Meeting will begin immediately following the Committee Meeting.