Community

ADA Sidewalk Upgrade Work Completed

The Village of Posen has received a grant from Cook County as part of their Invest in Cook program to improve ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) accessibility Village wide. The Invest in Cook ADA Sidewalk Rehabilitation construction project is now completed. Sod was placed at these corners where grass repairs were needed. We ask the residents on the corner houses where work was performed to please water the grass so it takes. New curbs and gutters, sidewalk, and detectable warnings plates were installed at approved ADA slopes. This work was performed between Western and Harrison along 144th streets and 143rd street.

Village of Posen Public Meetings available by video for the Duration of the Covid-19 Outbreak

“Section 6. During the duration of the Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamation, the provisions of the Open Meetings Act, 5 ILCS 120, requiring or relating to in-person attendance by members of a public body are suspended. Specifically, (1) the requirement in 5 ILCS 120/2.01 that “members of a public body must be physically present” is suspended; and (2) the conditions in 5 ILCS 120/7 limiting when remote participation is permitted are suspended. Public bodies are encouraged to postpone consideration of public business where possible. When a meeting is necessary, public bodies are encouraged to provide video, audio, and/or telephonic access to meetings to ensure members of the public may monitor the meeting and to update their websites and social media feeds to keep the public fully apprised of any modifications to their meeting schedules or the format of their meetings due to COVID-19, as well their activities relating to COVID-19.”

The Village of Posen, in an attempt to remain transparent during the Covid-19 outbreak are recording all meetings and placing the on the Village of Posen Web Site for the public to review.

Below are links to the Village Committee Meeting and Regular Meeting held on June 9th, 2020 at 6:30pm



TIF Joint Review Board Meeting 5/28/2020 at 3pm

Village of Posen TIF Joint Review Board Meeting 5/28/2020 at 3:00pm



Village Board of Trustees Meeting April 14, 2020 at 7pm
Village of Posen Committee Meeting Held on Tuesday 4/14/2020 at 6:30pm

Planning and Zoning Special Use Meeting 3/27/2020 7pm Part 1

Planning and Zoning Special Use Meeting 3/27/2020 7pm

ComEd Energy Efficiency Program- 65 Homes in Posen Completed.

UPDATED on 2/25/2020:  OVER 65 POSEN HOMES HAVE HAD ENERGY SAVINGS UPGRADES!!! THERE IS STILL TIME TO APPLY

Mayor Frank Podbielniak is happy to announce that the Chicagoland Vintage Home Association has agreed to accept the Village of Posen into their Pilot Program to provide free home energy upgrades. Mayor Podbielniak met with Mary Ellen Guest, Executive Director of the Chicagoland Vintage Home Association to request that Posen be included in this very important program. Mary Ellen was more than gracious to include our community into the program. Beginning Monday November 5th, 2018 residents meeting the requirements will be eligible for assistance through the program to receive free home energy upgrades. Applications are available in pdf format below for download or you can visit the website for the Chicagoland Vintage Homes Association to apply online. https://www.chicagolandvintagehomes.org/

Application forms can be downloaded by clicking the links below for English or Spanish

CVHA EU App 10.31.18_2018 AMI

CVHA ES App Spanish 10.31.18

Now Accepting Bids for Property Available

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE OF SALE

Of property owned by the Village of Posen and

Invitation to Bid Theron

            PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT the President and Board of Trustees of the Village of Posen, Cook County, Illinois will receive sealed bids for the purchase, under the successful bid, of the simple interest in the following real property:

LOTS 8 AND 9 IN ELMORE’S POSEN MANOR, A SUBDIVISION OF LOTS 13, 14 AND 15 IN ROBERTSON & YOUNG’S SUBDIVISION OF PART OF FRACTIONAL HALF OF SECTION 7, TIWBSGUO 36 NORTH, RANGE 14, EAST OF THE THIRD PRINCIPAL MERDIAN LYING NORTH OF THE INDIAN BOUNDARY LINE AND PART OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 36 NORTH, RANGE 13 EAST OF THE THIRD PRINICPAL MERIDIAN, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF RECORDED AUGUST 21ST 1947 AS DOCUMENT#14127707 IN COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS

            Permanent Index Numbers: 29-07-110-042 & 29-07-110-043

Which property is generally located at 2344 Walter Zimny Drive in the Village of Posen and is currently lying vacant.

Minimum bid in the amount of Ninety Thousand Dollars ($90,000.00) for the purchase of the

aforesaid interest in the above described property are hereby invited and will be received by the Village Clerk at the Village Hall located at 2440 W. Walter Zimny Drive, Posen, Illinois 60469 between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm by October 7th, 2019. Said proposals shall be addressed to:

            Village of Posen

            2440 W. Walter Zimny Drive

            Posen, Il 60469

            Attention: Melanie Myers Village Clerk

and shall bear the legend “PROPOSAL-SALE OF PROPERTY LOCATED AT 2344 Walter Zimny Drive and the name and address of the bidder.

            All bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud at the regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Posen at 7:00 pm on October 8th, 2019.

            A contract may be awarded to the highest bidder whose bid is found to be in the best interest of the Village of Posen. The President and Board of the Village of Posen reserve the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the bidding. Payment is due at the time of acceptance. The President and Board of Trustees of the Village of Posen further reserve the right to review and study any and all bids and to make a contract award within thirty (30) days after the bids have been opened and publicly read.

__________________________

Melanie Myers

Village Clerk

Posen Beautification Awards-September 2019 Winner

2019 Winners

The Village of Posen Beautification Committee is pleased to announce
the September 2019 Winner for our monthly Beautification Award.

The Village of Posen Beautification Committee is pleased to announce
the August 2019 Winner for our monthly Beautification Award.

14501 Mozart

The Village of Posen Beautification Committee is pleased to announce
the July 2019 Winner for our monthly Beautification Award.

14732 Albany Ave.

The Village of Posen Beautification Committee is pleased to announce
the June 2019 Winner for our monthly Beautification Award.

14620 Sherman Ave

2018 Winners Below

The Village of Posen Beautification Committee is pleased to announce
the October 2018 Winner for our monthly Beautification Award.

14721 Albany Ave.

14416 Troy St.

14410 Sherman Ave. September Winners

14424 Mozart Ave. September Winners

The Village of Posen Beautification Committee is pleased to announce
the August Winners for our monthly Beautification Award.

14316 Division St. August Winners

3143 West 145th Street August Winners

14546 Sacramento Ave. July Winners

14546 Sacramento Ave

2526 Walter Zimny Drive July Winners


Congratulations and watch for our August winners soon!!