Village Ranks 2nd out of 100 for Greenest Vehicles


The Village of Downers Grove has been selected as the 2nd Government Green Fleet in North America. Each year the Government Green Fleet Award recognizes the top 100 fleets for their dedicated use of alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles.   Read more...

Fire Department Responds To Apartment Fire

At 6:14 a.m., Wednesday, October 22, the Village received a call about a fire at 2020 Prentiss Drive.  The fire started in an apartment on the second floor and extended to the third floor.   Read more...

Tivoli Enterprises Recognized As Green Business

Tivoli Enterprises, owner of Classic Cinemas, the Tivoli Theater, Hotel and Bowling Alley is officially a Downers Grove Green Business. Awarded by the Environmental Concerns Commission and the Village Council on October 7, 2014, the Green Business designation recognizes the Tivoli's efforts in environmental sustainability. Read more...

Downers Grove Awarded $820,000 FEMA Grant

Village Manager Dave Fieldman has announced that Downers Grove has been awarded a $820,211 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as part of the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program. The funds will be used for the acquisition and demolition of flood prone properties in the flood plain. Read more...