Village President

Homewood is located just 25 miles from downtown Chicago and less than 1 mile from 3 major interstate highways (I-57, I-80, and I-294). Homewood has an award-winning education system and is only about 30 minutes from the University of Chicago – one of the world’s preeminent research universities.

Rich and his family have lived in Homewood since the 1970s. He have served as the Village President for Homewood since 1997. During this time the Village has worked tirelessly to bring exciting new businesses and developments throughout the Village – creating a climate of economic growth. We have vibrant commercial districts and a community that supports our local businesses.

Homewood. You’re in the Right Place to Dine and our Economic and Community Director, Angela Mesaros, and I are here to assist you to open your business.