Nov 27, 2013 | Press Release
The City of Joliet reminds residents to take precautions to ensure their health, safety and well-being during days of extreme temperatures.
Nov 26, 2013 | Press Release
Chicago Street, between Cass and Webster, will be closed Monday, December 2, 2013, through Saturday, December 7, 2013, due to the water main tie-in for the Joliet Junior College project. The streets will be open in the evenings. The intersection of Webster and Chicago Street will remain open. Traffic control will be provided and a detour will be posted during the closure.
Nov 25, 2013 | Press Release
As the winter season approaches and the possibilities of winter snow storms increases, residents are reminded of the City of Joliet snow removal policies and actions for the 2013-2014 winter season. Please take caution during any snow storm if you need to be driving on the roadways. If at all possible, please remain home during the time when it is snowing. The City of Joliet Roadways Division will be plowing to combat any storm, however, there will be hazardous conditions until all the City’s thoroughfares have been treated.
Nov 19, 2013 | Press Release
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the City of Joliet and Waste Management announce that collection pick-up regularly scheduled for Thursday, November 28, 2013, will be picked up Friday, November 29, 2013, and customers with Friday regularly scheduled collection service will be picked up Saturday, November 30, 2013.
Nov 18, 2013 | Press Release
The City of Joliet and Waste Management want to remind all residents that the suspension of yard waste collection for the winter months will be effective Friday, December 6, 2013. The last day for yard waste pickup will be Friday, December 6, 2013. Yard waste collection will resume Monday, March 31, 2014.
Oct 23, 2013 | Press Release
At approximately 9:00 a.m. on October 17, 2013, 69-year old Henry Chunn from Calumet City, Illinois reportedly left a downtown business in Joliet and has not been seen or heard from since. He was last seen on video walking westbound over the Cass Street bridge.
Aug 29, 2013 | Press Release
City Manager Tom Thanas announced today that he has appointed Commander Brian Benton to the position of Chief of Police. Chief Benton has replaced Chief Michael Trafton who retired after 28 years of service with the Joliet Police Department.