August 18, 2020 Update from the Mayor

August 18, 2020 Update from the Mayor

Illinois public health officials recently  announced 1,562 new known cases of COVID and 18 additional confirmed deaths.  Hickory Hills now has 202 confirmed cases and 5 COVID related deaths.  Hickory Hills has a -25% recent percent change trending down in new cases reported.

Even Samba the Shih Tzu wears a mask when she cannot socially distance


Ricky Rockets Property Clearing Work Has Begun

Site scraping and heavy construction work will soon begin on the former Lexington House property as the proposed Ricky Rockets development moves into high gear.  The property owners have indicated that they hope to have the business and adjacent retail center open in about 1 year from today.

Return to School

Best of luck to all teachers, staff, and school administration as the 2020-2021 school year gets set to begin.  We all need to continue working together in the interest of public health to best ensure the health and safety of these essential education workers and our local students.

The Best Man

Head Over Heels

New Hickory Hills City Song

Written and Performed by Winter, 3rd Ward Alderman and Music Agent Henry Kman’s granddaughter  

Have a great Tuesday!

Mayor Mike