Dollars & Sense
by Fred J. Paul
City Programs Assist Residents
- Dead Ash/Elm Tree Removal – City will reimburse Homeowner with 50% of the cost of removal of dead ash or elm subject to repayment when home is sold.
- Sewer Back Up Prevention – City will provide 50% of the cost, up to $2,000, for installation of check valve, overhead sewer or other back flow prevention measure to stop flooding of basements due to sanitary sewer surcharge.
- Lead Water Service Line Replacement – City will provide grant of $1,000 for replacement of lead water service line, subject to repayment when home is sold.
For information on these programs contact either City Hall at 7008-343-8700 or Public Works at 708-562-0940.