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Thornton Township

Thornton Township Awarded Best Illinois Township Social Media and Website. Thornton Township, a 3-time Township of the Township government, established in Providence, Rhode Island in 1636, is the oldest existing unit of government on our continent today.

It is a local government for the people; an administration close to home. Centuries ago, land was divided “like a checkerboard” into six-mile squares called townships of which today our nation holds 17,000. Illinois’ 1,434 townships continue to serve more than 8 million of the state’s residents. Thornton Township, the largest township in the State of Illinois, has approximately 185,000 residents.

It is a local government for the people; an administration close to home. Centuries ago, land was divided “like a checkerboard” into six-mile squares called townships of which today our nation holds 17,000. Illinois’ 1,434 townships continue to serve more than 8 million of the state’s residents. Thornton Township, the largest township in the State of Illinois, has approximately 185,000 residents.

Operating as usual

Please join Thornton Township as we join Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network in celebration of the wonderful work ...
04/07/2022

Please join Thornton Township as we join Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network in celebration of the wonderful work of Frank M. Zuccarelli in bringing organ donation awareness to the south side! April Is National Donate Life Month, to find out more please visit

www.giftofhope.org
#sayyesttodonation #thorntontownship #cookcounty

Join the Township this Saturday as our new Supervisor, Tiffany A. Henyard,  is sworn in!  Click the link below to regist...
04/07/2022

Join the Township this Saturday as our new Supervisor, Tiffany A. Henyard, is sworn in! Click the link below to register!

http://ow.ly/quqZ50IE9I0

🚨Please share this Job Opportunity🚨 Thornton Township Youth & Family Services has multiple summer employment and volunte...
04/05/2022

🚨Please share this Job Opportunity🚨

Thornton Township Youth & Family Services has multiple summer employment and volunteer opportunities available! Click the link below and uplift your summer!

http://www.thorntontownship.com/youth-family-jobs/

🚨🚨Election Judges needed!🚨🚨Looking to serve your community and earn cash at the same time? Apply at www.cookcountyclerk....
04/04/2022

🚨🚨Election Judges needed!🚨🚨
Looking to serve your community and earn cash at the same time? Apply at www.cookcountyclerk.com/work
or call Cook County Clerk Karen A. Yarbrough @ 312-603-0965

You are cordially invited to attend the swearing in ceremony of Thornton Township Supervisor, Tiffany A. Henyard.Please ...
03/30/2022

You are cordially invited to attend the swearing in ceremony of Thornton Township Supervisor, Tiffany A. Henyard.

Please join us Saturday, April 9th, 2022 12pm at 333 E. 162nd St South Holland, IL 60473

Space is limited, so please register now!

http://ow.ly/qjV250IwyrF

Thank you to all who came out  to celebrate Supervisor Henyards 2022 Women's History Month Pioneer Awards last night.   ...
03/21/2022

Thank you to all who came out to celebrate Supervisor Henyards 2022 Women's History Month Pioneer Awards last night. For those who missed it, we had the privilege of honoring some of Illinois most powerful women.

• Dorothy Brown Cook
• Dr. Kimberly Brasfield-Carpenter
• Samantha Chatman
• Kim Foxx
•Tamar Manasseh
• Toni Preckwinkle
• Michelle Staples
• Juliana Stratton
•Joyce Marie Washington
• Joannie Henyard
• Carmen Canales

Please take care of your mental health! Thornton Township offers counseling services free to township residents!
03/19/2022

Please take care of your mental health! Thornton Township offers counseling services free to township residents!

Join Supervisor Henyard for her Women’s Day Awards Banquet!This event aims to uplift and honor our powerful women in the...
03/17/2022

Join Supervisor Henyard for her Women’s Day Awards Banquet!

This event aims to uplift and honor our powerful women in the state of Illinois! Doors open at 4pm, with special awards and guest speakers to follow!

03/15/2022

Next week Senator Dick Durbin and I will be hosting a Virtual Tax Workshop where representatives from the IRS and SBA will be available to answer your questions. I hope you are able to join us. You can RSVP at https://bit.ly/3Kw9u0y.

Help spread the word!  Our Transportation Department is hiring drivers!  Click the link below to apply!http://ow.ly/kNC0...
03/11/2022

Help spread the word! Our Transportation Department is hiring drivers! Click the link below to apply!

http://ow.ly/kNC050Igmww

Help spread the word! We are currently looking to hire high school students in Thornton Township for our Z.A.P. Senior L...
03/10/2022

Help spread the word! We are currently looking to hire high school students in Thornton Township for our Z.A.P. Senior Lawn Care Program! Click the link below to apply!

http://ow.ly/NvfH50IgmnF

We are very proud to announce that our very own, Meghan Dudek, co authored an article that has been published in The Fam...
03/08/2022

We are very proud to announce that our very own, Meghan Dudek, co authored an article that has been published in The Family Journal (a peer-reviewed academic journal in the field of Psychology)
http://ow.ly/GGTq50I9EmJ

At no cost to township residents, we offer counseling for individuals and families. We recognize that no program fits everyone so we offer a diversity of services including:

-Short-term family counseling
-Short-term individual counseling for adults and youth
-Short-term marriage and couples counseling
-Therapeutic groups
-Evaluations and referrals when appropriate

For more information about our program, please call 708-596-6040 ext.2000.

#pyschology #COVID-19 #couples #coupleconnectedness #relationalsatisfaction #thorntontownship #counseling #youthandfamily

03/07/2022

🚨 Just a reminder that Thornton Township will be closed today, Monday March 7th 2022, in observance of Pulaski day!

Please take note, Thornton Township will be closed in observance of Casimir Pulaski day Monday, March 7th, 2022. Have a ...
03/04/2022

Please take note, Thornton Township will be closed in observance of Casimir Pulaski day Monday, March 7th, 2022. Have a wonderful weekend.

After a very difficult and emotional year, the Thornton Township Board of Trustees has come to  a decision on the Townsh...
03/04/2022

After a very difficult and emotional year, the Thornton Township Board of Trustees has come to a decision on the Township Supervisor. Congratulations to Dolton Mayor Tiffany A. Henyard! We know you are well suited to continue carrying the torch that Supervisor Zuccarelli lit!

www.thorntontownship.com/2022/03/04/thornton-township-supervisor/

03/03/2022

Let’s go!!! The Wildcats advance to the sectional championship this Friday vs Lemont!

🚨Please share!🚨Looking for work? We're hiring!Our transportation department is looking for drivers, click the link below...
03/02/2022

🚨Please share!🚨
Looking for work? We're hiring!
Our transportation department is looking for drivers, click the link below to apply!

http://ow.ly/HbZx50I8CgT

#JobSearch #JobHunt #JobOpening #Hiring #NowHiring #Resume
#Job #Employment #HR #HumanResources

Thornton Township's very own Clinical Supervisor, Meghan Dudek, will be here answering questions about mental health and...
03/02/2022

Thornton Township's very own Clinical Supervisor, Meghan Dudek, will be here answering questions about mental health and art therapy!

Remember that we offer free counseling services to Thornton Township residents! Please call 708-596-6040 ext. 2000

It's back!! Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago Housing U series begins tonight at 6pm with “Navigating the Apprais...
03/01/2022

It's back!! Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago Housing U series begins tonight at 6pm with “Navigating the Appraisal Process”, 6:00pm. There is another exciting topic on Thursday March 3, 2022 – “Creating Wealth: Investing in Multi-family 2-4 Unit Properties”, 6:00pm

Be sure to visit www.nhschicago.org/workshops and register today!!!

03/01/2022

OK, here we go! Here's the TORNADO DRILL MESSAGE! Like this and share it with your Facebook friends! And, please leave us a comment with how you would take action if this were an actual tornado.

weather.gov/lot/severeprepare
#SeverePrep
[Posted 10:00 AM CST Tuesday March 1, 2022]

Great job Thornton Athletics keep pushing to victory!
02/26/2022

Great job Thornton Athletics keep pushing to victory!

02/24/2022
Against All Odds

Join us for our 2022 Black History celebration Against All Odds! We are excited to be able to bring you some amazing talent this year! Marvinetta Penn and her Global Girls, local artists Chima Ikoro, Bella Bahhs, and Marcale Jenkins, historian Art T. Burton, Wentworth Jr High student Alexandra Brooks, and last but not least Obari Cartman.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for spending your time with us. Enjoy!
#blackhistory #BlackHistoryMonth #blackhistorymonth #blackhistoryprogram #thorntontownship

The Cook County Clerk is looking for election judges and polling place technicians for the June 28th primary election!  ...
02/22/2022

The Cook County Clerk is looking for election judges and polling place technicians for the June 28th primary election! Earn between $200 and $365 for your work towards keeping our democracy strong! Learn more by following the link below!

http://ow.ly/UrjR50HY5A6

Did you know?#thorntontownship #seniorservices
02/21/2022

Did you know?

#thorntontownship #seniorservices

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02/21/2022

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#ThorntonTownship homeowners per Cook County Assessor's Office If you received the following exemptions, you don’t need ...
02/18/2022

#ThorntonTownship homeowners per Cook County Assessor's Office
If you received the following exemptions, you don’t need to reapply:
-Senior Freeze Exemption
-Veterans with Disabilities Exemption
-Persons with Disabilities Exemption
-Homeowner Exemption
-Senior Exemption
New homeowners: The 2021 tax year exemption filing period will begin in early March 2022.

Thornton Township will be closed in observance of Presidents Day Monday February 21st 2022.
02/17/2022

Thornton Township will be closed in observance of Presidents Day Monday February 21st 2022.

join us on Feb 24th for a very special Black History presentationMake sure you're following us and be sure to check our ...
02/16/2022

join us on Feb 24th for a very special Black History presentation

Make sure you're following us and be sure to check our pinned post on the 24th!

Address

333 E 162nd St
South Holland, IL
60473

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 4pm
Tuesday 9am - 4pm
Wednesday 9am - 4pm
Thursday 9am - 4pm
Friday 9am - 4pm

Telephone

+17085966040

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