Nov 30

New Attractions Elevate Fun Atmosphere at Strawtown Koteewi Park

Posted on November 30, 2017 at 8:51 AM by Joel Schmidt

Strawtown Koteewi Park may be one of Hamilton County’s best-kept secrets, but not for long.

A year after the Koteewi Range archery center opened to the public, the county park three miles east of downtown Cicero is gearing up for the debut of its Koteewi Aerial Adventure Park & Treetop Trails. And there’s even more fun on the horizon.

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Sep 12

County’s risk-assessment process for juveniles reduces incarceration

Posted on September 12, 2017 at 10:04 AM by Blog Admin

When the Hamilton County Juvenile Services Center opened a decade ago, its secure detention facility housed an average of 22 minors each day. Last year, the average daily count was just 9.

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Sep 06

Board of Health Chairman honored with Continental Award

Posted on September 6, 2017 at 11:32 AM by Blog Admin

Longtime county Board of Health Chairman Garrick Mallery was recognized by Hamilton County Commissioners on Aug. 28 with the Continental Award, the highest honor bestowed on residents who contribute to making our community a better place to live.

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