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Flossmoor’s five-year strategic plan moves closer to approval

Infrastructure. Economic development. Finances. Diversity. Housing.

Flossmoor village officials are expected to focus on those five areas in a municipal strategic plan that will be in place for the next five years.

Village board members got their first look at the proposed strategic plan at the Aug. 7 meeting. It’s likely that the board will conduct one additional meeting to fine-tune the plan’s timeline. After that, the board  needs to approve the plan, which is still a draft document.

Mayor Paul Braun told the H-F Chronicle that the . . .

Winter events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.

 

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