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Armed Robbery; Attempt to Locate

On December 8, 2018 at approximately 7:00 p.m., the Downers Grove Police Department responded to a report of an Armed Robbery at Bucky's Express at 2181 63rd Street. During the incident a person wearing a mask entered the store just before closing and displayed a handgun to the employee. The person then fled the store with proceeds from the robbery.  No one was injured during the incident. Read more...


Great Reasons to Shop Local

Shopping local in Downers Grove is not only good for business, but good for you, too! Please watch. Read more...


Council Meeting On YouTube

YouTube has let us know that Live Streaming is temporarily unavailable. We are working to reestablish this service. In the meantime, tonight's Village Council meeting (December 4) is available on Comcast Channel 6 and AT&T Uverse Channel 99. Read more...


Overnight Parking


Overnight parking is prohibited on Village streets between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. What if you have overnight guests and they need to park on the street? Watch this video to find out. Read more...


Coat Drive

November 26, 2018 through January 11, 2019, the Village will be collecting CLEAN, gently used coats and winter accessories for all ages. Drop boxes are located in the lobbies of Village Hall, 801 Burlington Ave., the Police Station, 825 Burlington Ave., and Public Works, 5101 Walnut Ave. Read more...