Welcome to Crete Township!


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To access Crete Township Board Meetings remotely, please use the following link/password: Crete Township Board of Trustees Meeting Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86013005638?pwd=ZUtrWG51OU5TVFRMTW8zUjNpVEVOZz09 Meeting ID: 860 1300 5638 Passcode: 143689 OR: One tap mobile +1 312 626 6799,,86013005638#,,,,*143689#  US (Chicago)

April 17, 2021

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Crete Township Proposed Community Center Planning Committee Meeting

April 1, 2021

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A of April 12, 2021, any Will County resident 16 or over is eligible for the COVID vaccine.   Residents may now schedule an appointment directly at the following link: https://willcountyhealth.org/vaccine-locations/ For seniors needing assistance with scheduling, please contact Will County Senior Services at 815-723-9713 for staff assistance over the

March 3, 2021

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Recent News

Firearms Safety

The Village of Crete has ordinances on the use of firearms and governs their use within the Village limits. For residents who live in Unincorporated Crete Township, the use of firearms is governed by Chapter 95 of the Will County Code of Ordinances. With respect to the use of firearms in Unincorporated Crete Township, even …

October 8, 2019

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Crete Township Careers

History Of Your Township!

Crete Township is located in Will County, Illinois and is home to 23,530 people according to the 2016 census.
America's oldest form of government marks its 150th anniversary in Illinois this year. Township government was created in Illinois by the Constitution of 1848.
Constitutional delegates gave each county the option to choose between the township form of government or a county commission form of government.
In 1849, the first townships were formed in Illinois and began operating a year later.
Today, 85 of Illinois' 102 counties operate under the township government system and 1,433 townships serve more than 8 million people throughout the state.