A YEAR OF FEELING “HAZEL CREST PROUD!” 2017
President Vernard Alsberry, Jr. & First Lady Diane wish everyone a prosperous and blessed 2018.
VIETNAM VETERANS COMMEMORATIVE CELEBRATION
On Saturday, November 11, 2017, 150 guests attended the Vietnam Veterans Commemorative celebration to honor and support those who served our country.
February 27, 2015, the United States Secretary of Defense confirmed the Village of Hazel Crest as a Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemorative Partner. The objective of the Commemorative event was to thank and honor veterans of the Vietnam War, including personnel who were held as prisoners of war or listed as missing in action, for their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States and to thank and honor the families of these veterans.
The Village of Hazel Crest proudly honored over 5,000 veterans with pins of recognition during the three-year commitment as a Commemorative Partner.
HAZEL CREST METRA TRAIN STATION GETS A $3,000,000 RENOVATION
Mayor Vernard Alsberry, Jr., Trustee Marlon Rias, Trustee Sandra Slayton, State Representative Will Davis and Metra Representatives have participated in a Ground-Breaking Ceremony celebrating the renovation of the Hazel Crest Metra Station located on 170th St. The renovated station promises to be state of the art, including an elevator and coffee shops. The expected date for completion is summer of 2018.