Director of Public Health and Safety
Ph: (708) 522-2373
Fx: (708) 424-7589
The Department of Public Health and Safety is responsible for:
The Director shall have such duties are prescribed by the state statutes, public health regulations, and the ordinances of the City of Hometown. He shall examine all cases of contagious, infectious and communicable diseases arising in the City and shall see to the enforcement of quarantines. He shall give the City Council information and advice concerning the health of the residents of the City and shall perform such other duties that may be assigned to him by the City Council. The Director shall educate regarding and enforce all safety requirements for the City as specified by this Code and the relevant provisions of the Illinois Compiled Statutes. His objectives may include areas of safety in the homes, schools, recreation, traffic, fire prevention and all departments of the City.