Joliet City Manager has a message he hopes that city officials and residents will deliver to state legislators as they begin the budget process for 2019: don’t take any more of the city’s money.
Housing Authority of Joliet announced this week that it has received $10 million in federal funding to construct 42 new homes in the Liberty Meadows subdivision.
Despite some questions about where everyone will park, Joliet’s city council members this week were supportive of an idea to bring a major outdoor concert series to Bicentennial Park next summer.
Will County’s unemployment rate dipped to 4.6% in March as it continues a steady decline that started from a peak of 7% in March 2016, and below last March’s rate of 5%.
Joliet’s efforts to increase its minority and female applicants for its police and fire departments appear to be working as both groups have announced female, minority candidate new hires in recent weeks.
During his years of working in city government, Joliet City Manager David Hales said that he’s found that the best way for pedestrians to get around is on a sidewalk.
The Joliet City Council this week approved two projects that will bring public improvements to the city.
The Justice for Sema’j Action Team will host a “Day of Play” on Saturday, April 28 at Oak Valley Park in Joliet.
The organizers for Taste of Joliet have announced that Rick Springfield and Dennis DeYoung, formerly of the rock band Styx, will replace Huey Lewis and the News as Friday night headliners.
The City of Joliet has repealed an agreement that would have brought a mixed use development to the former Stadium Club building downtown.