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Recycling Extravaganza: September 20, 2014

Toby Greene, recycling mascot

This year's RECYCLING EXTRAVAGANZA will be on September 20, 2014 in Lot H at the Belmont Road Train Station. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are needed to ensure all aspects of the Recycling Extravaganza run smoothly. Read more...

Happy Labor Day

Most Village offices will be closed on Monday, September 1 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Garbage Collection  

Due to the holiday, garbage collection next week will be one day later than usual.

Village Joins Nextdoor Social Media Network

Starting Thursday, August 28, 2014, the Village of Downers Grove will be using Nextdoor to enhance communications and outreach with neighborhoods. The Village will use the platform to share important news and updates, services, programs, public events, and emergency notifications Read more...

Candidates Must File Nominating Petitions

Statements of Candidacy and nominating petitions are now available in the Village Clerk's Office. Nominating petitions may not be circulated prior to August 26, 2014. Downers Grove residents wishing to run for the office of Mayor or Commissioner in the April 7, 2015 Consolidated Election must file their Statements of Candidacy Read more...

Join the Facilities Discussion on September 9

The Village Council is leading a public-decision making process on Village facilities to determine the types of improvements to be made, when to make them, what they will cost and how to pay for them. You are invited to participate in the next Facilities Planning discussion on September 9, 2014 at the Village Council meeting. 

Many public discussions will be held before final decisions are made. Comments are welcomed and encouraged at .

August 29, 2014

In this third video on Village facility planning, Deputy Village Manager Mike Baker tours Village Hall, located at 801 Burlington Avenue.