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Green Leadership Award Winner


The Chicago Area Clean Cities Coalition (CACC) named the Village of Downers Grove as one of its 2019 Leadership Award winners. The awards are given annually to organizations that take actions to reduce petroleum consumption and improve air quality locally. Read more...

Keep the Wreaths Red

Wreaths with red bulbs are displayed at each of the Village's fire stations through January 1, 2020. If a holiday related fire occurs during this time, one of the red lights in each station's wreath will be changed to white. The Downers Grove Fire Department asks that residents do their part to practice fire safety during the holiday months with the following tips: Read more...

Bond Denied for Two of Three Individuals Charged With Breaking Into Residences

The following information has been provided by the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office:  DuPage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin, Downers Grove Chief of Police Shanon Gillette and Woodridge Chief of Police Brian Cunningham announced today that bond has been denied for two of three individuals accused of breaking into a Downers Grove and Woodridge residence last Thursday evening.  Read more...

Holiday Light Recycling

Don't throw away your tangled, frayed or burned-out Christmas lights this year! The Village offers recycling of Christmas tree lights and extension cords. Read more...