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Barricaded Suspect Surrenders To Police

 

On Wednesday November 19, 2014, at approximately 2:50 p.m., the Downers Grove Police Department responded to 2415 Ogden Ave to investigate a man that was acting irrationally. The man was reportedly blocking residents from entering the apartment building at that address. Read more...


Holiday Happenings

Thanksgiving Day

  • Bonfield Express 5k run/walk  A Thanksgiving Day tradition, now in its 11th year! Race starts at 8:30 a.m. The 5K race starts at Main and Grove Streets in downtown Downers Grove. Read more...


    Facilities Planning Town Hall Meetings

    The Village will be conducting two Town Hall Meetings in December (one with online participation capabilities) to provide additional information and discuss the facilities project. Read more...


    Village Removes Money From IMET

    On  September 29, 2014 the Illinois Metropolitan Investment Fund (IMET), a cooperative endeavor created to assist Illinois municipalities with their investments, was informed of defaults on certain guaranteed loans caused by fraud on the part of a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved lender.   Read more...


    Sign Ordinance Implementation and Compliance

    This report provides background information and results of the 2005 Sign Ordinance Amendment. It features an Executive Summary, implementation and compliance statisitics, and a photo gallery of signs both "Then" and "Now".

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