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September 5, 2021

September 6, 2021

Most Village offices are closed in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. 

September 7, 2021

Village Council Meeting - 7:00 p.m. - There will be a live broadcast of the meeting for the public.

Public Comment

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Council Meeting video

Council Agenda - September 7, 2021

Council Meeting Minutes - August 17, 2021

Meetings Schedule

Roll Call 

  • MOT 2021-9095  A motion to conduct the September 7, 2021 meeting electronically.


  • A. Hunger Action Month
  • B. Suicide Prevention Month - Hope for a Day
  • C. Community Adult Day Care - 35th Anniversary

Consent Agenda

  • A. BIL 2021-9078  Bills Payable No. 6614 - September 7, 2021
  • B. COR 2021-9077 Claims Ordinance No. 6423, Payroll - August 13, 2021
  • C. MIN 2021-9090 Note receipt of boards and commissions meeting minutes.
  • D. MOT 2021-9075 A motion approving a building permit fee waiver in the amount of $11,479.00 for minor site work and an interior remodeling of senior living apartments at Immanuel Residences, located at 1122 Gilbert Avenue.
  • E. MOT 2021-9076 A motion approving a building permit fee waiver in the amount of $10,990.00 for an interior remodeling of senior living apartments at Peace Memorial Manor, located at 3737 Highland Avenue.
  • F. RES 2021-9074  A resolution amending the existing traffic signal contract with H&H Electric in the amount of $67,687.20 for the completion of the interconnect from Main Street at Maple Avenue to Fire Station #2.
  • G. RES 2021-9072 A resolution authorizing the execution of a three-year agreement between the Village of Downers Grove and the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 150, Public Employees Division for public works services effective May 1, 2021-April 30, 2024.
  • H. MOT 2021-9082 A motion awarding a contract to Marc Kresmery Construction of Elgin, Illinois, in an amount not-to-exceed $61,560.00, which includes a 20% contingency, for modifications to the Brookbank Pump Station.
  • I. RES 2021-9080 A resolution authorizing an agreement with Midwest Meter, Inc. for a total price of $35,028.00 for the purchase of 252 ACLARA 2-way Meter Transmission Units (MTUs). 
  • J. MOT 2021-9093 A motion awarding a contract to Alliance Contractors, Inc. of Woodstock, Illinois, in the amount of $526,298.30 for the 2021 DBD Crosswalk & Accessibility Upgrades.
  • K. MOT 2021-9092 A motion authorizing the purchase of an APC Galaxy VS 20kW UPS, along with installation services from Graybar of Glendale Heights, Illinois, in the amount of $32,120.22.
  • L. MOT 2021-9086 A motion awarding a contract in the amount of $33,650.00, which includes a 10% contingency, to Microsystems Inc. to scan Community Development permit files into a digital format.

Active Agenda

  • A. MOT 2021-9023 A motion directing staff to construct traffic safety improvements at the intersection of Prairie Avenue and Forest Avenue.

First Reading

  • A. ORD 2021-9069 An ordinance amending the downtown design review standards and renaming the Architectural Design Review Board.  


Council Questions

September 08, 2021

Transportation and Parking Commission - Canceled 

September 11, 2021

Coffee with the Council - 9:00 a.m. - Downers Grove Main Street Train Station

  • Forum for comments from Village residents