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Homewood village hall to reopen Monday; trustees to meet Tuesday

Homewood officials announced Friday that village hall and other municipal buildings will reopen to the public on Monday, Feb. 7, after being closed since Dec. 30 due to the latest COVID-19 surge.

Village hall will return to regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays.

Mayor Rich Hofeld will resume his 9 a.m. to noon Saturday office hours on Feb. 12.

Face masks covering nose and mouth are still required at all times within village hall.

Officials suggested residents continue conducting village business, Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.

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Summer events

Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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