General Information

Our Mission

The mission of the Palos Heights Public Library is to enrich our community by being a place where knowledge, information, culture and creativity thrive and people and ideas meet.

Information posted in compliance with the Open Meetings Act (5 ILCS 120) and Freedom of Information Act (5 ILCS 140)

Total operating budget
for the 2020 Fiscal Year:

12 Full-time
17 Part-time

Audit Reports
Annual Financial Report for FY 2019

Employee compensation packages for 2020

(for all employees with a total compensation package exceeding $75,000):
Library Director - Salary: $94,050.11
Insurance: $115.20
20 vacation days
12 sick days

FOIA Requests
By email: send to
By mail: send to Palos Heights Public Library, 12501 S 71st Avenue, Palos Heights, IL 60463
FOIA Officer: Jennifer Georgis
Fees may be charged in compliance with 5 ILCS 140/6