Monday, February 19, 2018 Serving Our Community Since 1850
Supervisor Laura J. Morask  
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                                                                                                                                                                                                        Maine Township is proud to serve residents in parts of Des Plaines, Park Ridge, Niles, Glenview, Morton Grove, and Rosemont. We aim to improve the quality of life for everyone in the township by offering services and events with the needs of our residents in mind.

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General Assistance General Assistance
The General Assistance department serves the needs of our financially distressed residents by providing temporary financial assistance and advocacy services designed to help residents get back on their feet as quickly as possible.

Food Pantry Food Pantry
With the help of generous donations from individuals, businesses, and local organizations such as churches and schools, the food pantry provides food on an emergency basis to residents and their families who are dealing with crisis situations.
MaineStreamers MaineStreamers
MaineStreamers is a social group for residents 55 years of age and older and its members enjoy fun and companionship while participating in a variety of activities, trips, and recreational programs designed for the young at heart.
MaineStay Youth & Family Services MaineStay
MaineStay Youth & Family Services provides counseling in English, Spanish, and Polish, programs for at-risk youth, psychiatric services, psychoeducational groups, restorative justice initiatives, and community/professional workshops. All programs are free or low-cost.
Singled out from among more than 1,400 townships across Illinois, Maine Township staff members, volunteers, elected officials and programs were recognized for their service and accomplishments. Pictured from left front row: Marie Dachniwsky, MaineStreamer Program Coordinator and Senior Staff Member of the Year; Marsha Warnick, General Assistance Director; Marty Cook, Recovery Connection Director; Laura J. Morask, Township Supervisor; Susan Moylan Krey, Assessor and Elected Official of the Year; Nick Kanehl, Recovery Connection Peer Support Advocate; Richard Lyon, MaineStay Youth & Family Services Director. Back row: Claire R. McKenzie, Trustee; Susan Kelly Sweeney, Trustee; David A. Carrabotta, Esq., Trustee; Kimberly Jones, Trustee; and Walter Kazmierczak, Highway Commissioner.
Singled out for excellence from among more than 1,400 townships across Illinois, Maine Township received nine recognitions at the recent Township Officials of Illinois Conference for outstanding staff, departments, elected officials, volunteers and programs—the most awards ever received at a single event for the township which is often recognized by such statewide honors.
News & Current Events
Light BulbGA Program Savings
GA programs resulted in a total savings last year of $625,227. See how much residents saved.

CarBenefit Access
Benefit Access offers a license plate discount or free public transit to those who qualify.

Board MeetingBoard Meeting
The next Maine Township regular board meeting will be February 27 at 6:30 PM.

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