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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Welcome New CED Director Pete Saunders

Pete Saunders.

Pete is an urban planner with more than twenty years’ experience in planning, economic development, and community development, with stops in the public, private and non-profit sectors.  Since 2007, Pete’s principal roles were ...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Memorial Services for Village Trustee Jennifer Artis Tuesday, May 21st

RIP Jennifer Artis Memorial Service

She was a woman of great knowledge, integrity, and character. Jennifer has served as Village Trustee for an entire decade, and has been a pillar of the Southland community for three times that. She will definitely be missed. Rest in heaven, friend.


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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Richton Park's MYTT After-School Program Awarded Grant from Comcast

Comcast joined Richton Park Village President Rick Reinbold, Matteson Village President Sheila Chalmers-Curry, Congresswoman Robin Kelly, and other local school and elected officials at Mentoring Youth Through Technology's (MYTT) awards ceremony, presenti...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Town Center Decorative Crosswalks Construction Begins April 22nd

Under Construction - Decorative Crosswalks

The improvements will be constructed to three intersections along Sauk Trail @ Governors Hwy, Richton Rd, and Richton Sq Rd. The pedestrian accessibility improvements are ADA compliant and include hi-visibility decorative crosswalks, sidewalks, pedestrian...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Joseph Joyce Named 2019 Citizen of the Year!

2019 Citizen if the Year - Joseph Joyce

This individual very generously volunteers his time and services to the residents of Richton Park. For the last six years, he has sponsored and coordinated “Community Fun Day,” which is an all-day event that includes: 3-on3 basketball,...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Officer Dahlberg Earns Medal of Valor Award

Ryan Dahlberg Medal of Valor

Our very own Richton Park Police Officer Dahlberg was recently honored by the Park Forest Police Department. He, along with several Park Forest Police Officers were awarded the prestigious Medal of Valor for their efforts to stop a dangerous  sub...

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