Welcome to Hazel Crest!

Whether you are a lifelong resident, a business owner or someone who is looking to move to our village, I hope we have created an easily accessible electronic forum for you to access all of the information, services, ordinances, procedures and forms you need to accomplish your goal.

In addition to the information contained on this website, the Village of Hazel Crest has experienced and professional staff members who are willing to answer questions and help guide you through the process of government in a prompt and courteous manner.

Our site also lists special events, community organizations and homeowner’s associations, and opportunities for health care, transportation, shopping and dining within the village in addition to links to other websites providing supplemental information and services available from other governmental entities.

If there is anything you believe should be included the Village of Hazel Crests’ official website to make it better or if you have a problem with navigating any particular section or process, please let us know my emailing my office at valsberry@villageofhazelcrest.com.


Vernard Alsberry Jr.
Village President of Hazel Crest

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News & Announcements

Road Closure

On Wednesday, August 5, 170th Street between Anthony and Orchard Ridge will be closed for road repairs. Traffic will be diverted around it.

Hydrant Flushing – Hazel Crest Proper

Starting Thursday, 7/30 hydrant flushing will begin in Hazel Crest Proper. Resident must expect discolored water because of it. The water is safe to use and consume. But, residents are advised to not run the washing machines. To clear the discoloration residents can run the water to clear it. Flushing will take place from 8am [...]


The Village of Hazel Crest Affordable Housing Program is accepting applications for a Home Improvement Grant for residence of the Hazel Crest Proper Sub-Division. Applications are available at the Village Hall, 3000 W. 170th PL.   (Funding is based upon grant money approved and in no way obligates the Village of Hazel Crest if the [...]

Veteran Workshop – July 31

Congresswoman Robin Kelly is hosting a Veteran Workshop on Friday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Calumet City Public Library, 660 Manistee Avenue, Calumet City. The event will feature panel discussions with experts providing information on veteran housing and after-service careers. Representatives from federal and local agencies, as well as veteran [...]

Hydrant Flushing – Highlands & Appletree Subdivisions

Starting Tuesday, July 21 in the afternoon hydrants will be flushed in the Highlands and Appletree subdivisions. They are expected to be out there until the end of the week. Crews will be working from 7 am – 4 pm.   Signs will be posted in the subdivision. While this is occurring the potential exists for [...]

Hydrant Flushing – Pacesetter & Stonebridge Subdivisions

Starting Thursday, July 16 hydrant flushing will be performed in the Pacesetter and Stonebridge subdivisions. They are expected to finish the area in five or six days. Crews will be working from 7 am – 4 pm. Signs will be posted in the subdivision. While this is occurring the potential exists for discolored water and [...]

Police Officer Applications Now Being Accepted

POLICE OFFICER VILLAGE OF HAZEL CREST The Hazel Crest Fire and Police Commission will be accepting applications for the position of Police Officer for the Village of Hazel Crest. Starting Salary is $51,202.06. Minimum Requirements • High School diploma (or equivalent) • 30 credit hours from an accredited college, or have completed the Illinois Mandatory Basic [...]

Hydrant Flushing Update

Starting Thursday, July 9 hydrant flushing will be performed in the Twin Creeks subdivision. They are expected to finish the area the same day. Crews will then move into the Pottawatomie Hills subdivisions on Friday, July 10 and complete is on Monday, July 13. Crews will be in the Pacesetter and Stonebridge subdivisions starting Tuesday, [...]