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Electrical Aggregation

The Village's electrical aggregation rate with First Energy Solutions is valid through August 2014. During the next two months, the Village will review electricity supply options to ensure that residents and small businesses continue to receive the best rate available. Read more...


Arrest Made in Residential Burglary

Downers Grove Police Chief Robert A. Porter announced today that a subject has been arrested and charged with Residential Burglary. On Friday, April 11, 2014 at approximately 11:29 a.m., Downers Grove Police responded to a report of a burglary in progress in the 5400 block of Blodgett Ave. Read more...


Parking Restrictions Along North Side Of Tracks

The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad (BNSFRR) will be removing old overhead signal cables beginning Saturday, April 12. Work will proceed through the downtown and parking will be restricted along the north side of the railroad as this occurs. Read more...


Paper Shredding Event: April 26

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The Village of Downers Grove, in partnership with Accurate Document Destruction, will host a Paper-Shredding Event on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until noon at Village Hall, 801 Burlington Ave.  Read more...


Metra to Begin Work on Main Street Platform

On April 16, 2014, construction workers will begin fencing off the west ends of both the inbound and outbound platforms of the Main Street Train Station in preparation of work to begin to replace the concrete platforms. Read more...