The Steger Police Department would like to announce the addition of the following individual, as a full time patrol officer with the department.  Officer Jonathan T. Bass was hired on June 15, 2015.  Officer Bass will be attending the Police Academy at the Police Training Institute, which is on the campus of the University of […]

Dear Steger Residents,   Another quarter of the year has gone by, and I am feeling excited about everything in the works. The Village is managing so many important changes and projects. Firstly, I’d like to congratulate our 2015 election winners. On May 4th, we swore in Trustees Ryan Buxton, Tim Perchinski, and Michael Sarek, […]

In an effort to help citizens get informed, be prepared and take action, the Regional Catastrophic Preparedness Grant Program (RCPGP) launched the Gear Up. Get Ready! campaign across Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin. Learn how to prepare your family before, during, and after disasters such as floods, fires, and thunderstorms by using the resources at

Thank you Deputy Chief Rossi for 23 years of service to the Illinois DARE program. Deputy Chief Rossi received an award in recognition of his dedication to the program presented by Officer Kim Guigler of the Shorewood Police Department. Officer Guigler is the Vice President of the Illinois DARE Officers Association. Congratulations Deputy Chief Rossi and thank […]

Thanks to a partnership with the American Red Cross, the Steger Fire Department is offering a program to improve fire safety in Steger. For interested residents, volunteers will provide and install up to three smoke detectors at no cost to residents. In addition, the volunteers will conduct a home safety analysis and recommend a home […]