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In Person Village Board Meetings Will Resume and Broadcast Live on Facebook

Due the new guidelines being implemented by the State of Illinois, The Village of Posen Board meetings will resume on Tuesday April 13th, 2021. The meetings will still be broadcasted LIVE on our Facebook page. Village meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays beginning with the Committee Meeting at 6:30pm followed with the Regular Board Meeting at 7:00pm. Residents will be able to attend meetings in person and are asked to continue to practice social distancing at the meeting and facemasks are required for all in attendance. If you would like to ask any questions to the board to be addressed during the meeting you may email them directly to the Village Clerk at MMyers@villageofposen.org before 5pm on the day of the meeting. All questions will be read aloud and answered by the board. Go to Facebook to like our Page “Village of Posen”

Water Amnesty Assistance Program Starting May 15th, 2021

The Village of Posen is happy to introduce a limited time assistance plan to assist village residents with outstanding debt on water bills. The purpose of this program is to provide residents with a temporary opportunity to seek debt relief through the forgiveness of penalties and/or interest accruing on unpaid municipal utility bills (water/sewer/garbage).

The village will accept applications for the Municipal Utility Debt Amnesty Program from May15th, 2021 through July15th, 2021. To be eligible, the applicant must be an owner-occupant/rental tenant of a residential unit, and shall be the customer listed on the municipal utility account.

Each applicant shall fill out and execute an application, on forms to be provided by the Public Works Secretary, certifying and agreeing: (i) that he/she is an owner occupant/rental tenant of the identified residential unit, and the customer listed on the municipal utility account; (ii) that he/she will pay the principal of all unpaid municipal utility charges listed to the account on or before August 15th, 2021; and (iii) that he/she will pay the next three municipal utility bills issued in a timely manner.

An eligible participant who timely applies for participation in the Municipal Utility Debt Amnesty Program, pays the principle of all unpaid municipal utility charges listed to the account on or before August 15th, 2021, and pays the next three municipal utility bills in a timely manner, shall have any and all penalties and/or interest that accrued on unpaid municipal utility bills forgiven and voided.

For further details email pvillagomez@villageofposen.org or call 708-385-0139

Part Time Help Wanted at Posen Community Center

The Village of Posen is currently accepting applications for part time positions at the Posen Community Center. Applications available at the Posen Village Hall. Contact Trustee Yesenia Lopez for further details at 708-501-0274 or email at ylopez@villageofposen.org

Annual Joint Review Board Meetings – FY ending April 30, 2020 Village of Posen TIF No. 1 and TIF No. 2

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 School District No. 205
  • High School District No. 143.5
  • Public Member, Tom Smith

The meetings have been scheduled for April 14, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. for TIF 1 and immediately following, TIF 2, at the Village Hall located at 2440 Walter Zimny Drive, Posen, Illinois.  The meeting will be held remotely, and can be accessed on the Zoom platform.  Please see call in instructions attached.  The Annual TIF Reports will be reviewed at the meeting.

To view the Annual Reports in advance of the meeting, please access the Village of Posen website at https://www.villageofposen.org/vop/document-category/finances/ and follow the link for TIF Annual Reports.

If you have any questions, please call Iryna Dziuk of Kane, McKenna and Associates, Inc., the Village’s TIF consultant, at (312) 444-1702 for information or any follow-up matters.  For Meeting related questions, please contact Jeannine Leveille at 708-385-0139.