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Police Chief Bluder Set to Retire

Village Manager David Fieldman announced today that Police Chief Kurt Bluder will retire after more than 32 years of service with the Village. His last day with Downers Grove will be Friday, January 5, 2018.

"Kurt's commitment to professional law enforcement was visible on a daily basis. He used his expertise and experience to lead the Police Department and provide excellent service to the community," Village Manager Fieldman said. Read more...

Downers Grove Preserves the Balance Between Tradition and Progress

   Enjoy this video that uses images of Downers Grove's past and present.  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...

Final Days For Yard Waste Collection

The last week of yard waste pick up for the year will be the week of December 10, on your regular collection day. Yard waste collection will resume in the spring.