The Hazel Crest Board of Trustees approved a contract on Jan. 10 with a consulting firm that will explore the feasibility of establishing a tax increment financing (TIF) district on Calumet Country Club.
The property is currently in unincorporated Cook County after Homewood was forced to disconnect it from the village in 2021. To create a TIF district there, Hazel Crest would have to annex the property.
That step . . .