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Coffee With The Council - August 17


Join representatives of the Village Council on Saturday, August 17, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Main Street Train Station, during the Downtown Market.

This is an opportunity to discuss your concerns and suggestions in an informal setting.

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Join The Discussion To Improve Pedestrian Safety

The Village and District 99 are partnering to improve pedestrian safety near both high schools. While much has been done over the summer break, there's more to come. 

You can join the discussion at the Community Pedestrian Safety Forums on September 5 Read more...


Cottonwood Tree on Rogers Street to be Pruned


The large cottonwood tree located in the Rogers Street parkway east of Highland Avenue will be pruned on Monday, August 19. This work will involve the removal of two or three overextended lower branches and clearing of dead wood on the upper branches of the tree. An assessment of the tree was recently completed

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Police Request Assistance Locating Missing Person

Missing Person image of Roberto Castillo.

UPDATE 8-9-2019 2:23 p.m. Mr. Castillo has been located and is safe.  The Downers Grove Police Department would like to thank the community for their assistance in this matter. Read more...


Seeking Applicants for Regional Peer Jury

The Village is looking for high school students that are entering their junior year AND are residents of Downers Grove to serve as jurors in the Downers Grove Regional Peer Jury Program. The Peer Jury is an alternative to court for first-time juvenile offenders of non-serious offenses. Read more...