January 12, 2023 Update from the Mayor

January 12, 2023 Update from the Mayor

Pace Is Hiring

Pace is holding, in conjunction with South Suburban College, an employment fair to recruit people interested in joining the Pace team as bus drivers, mechanics and administration positions.  Pace is even arranging tuition payment for prospective employees who need to attend a class at SSC to get their commercial driver’s license.   Please see link below:

SSC PACE_HiringEvent_Flyer_Template_2023, v.5 (pacebus.com)  

Certainly, any job seekers who can’t attend on 1/17 are always welcome to apply for Pace jobs at any time. All open positions are at below link:

Jobs at Pace | Pace Suburban Bus (pacebus.com)

ComEd Clean Energy Study

Please see link below for results of ComEd clean energy study and anticipated job impact.

recent press release

New City Entrance Signs

New city welcome signs were recently installed near 98th and Roberts Road, 87th and Kean Avenue and 95th and 88th Avenues.  The signs replaced previous signs at those locations that had either deteriorated with age or were otherwise damaged.  We hope you like them.

Forest Preserves 2023 Wall Calendars Now Available

The calendars feature beautiful photographs taken throughout the Preserves that highlight some of the breathtaking animals, plants and landscapes that thrive locally. Calendars are now available to the public on a first come, first served basis at most of the Forest Preserves nature centers. Be sure to check their Facebook pages or call for updates on availability. 

Five Fun Facts about Chipmunks

Dog Confronts Wolf

I hope everyone had a nice holiday season and wish you all a great 2023!

Mayor Mike