Skip to main content

Top Stories

Back to School Reminders for Motorists

Class is in session for Downers Grove Grade School District 58 and Community High School District 99 as of Monday, August 29.  The Downers Grove Police Department works closely with the First Student Bus Company to ensure that motorists in our community know the laws pertaining to school buses.

 Read more...


Mosquito Control

The Village administers a mosquito control program. One of the most important steps we take is to apply environmentally friendly larvicides to catch basins and storm sewers to inhibit mosquito larvae from developing into adults. Read more...


Downers Grove, DuPage County, BNSF Collaborate On Railway Emergency Training

On Wednesday, August 31, 2016, the Village of Downers Grove, in cooperation with the BNSF and DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DuPage OHSEM), will be conducting a training exercise along the railroad tracks near Warren and Oakwood Avenues from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Read more...


Council Working to Promptly Fill Vacancy Created by Vattimo Resignation

The Village Council will meet next week to discuss filling the vacancy created by the resignation of Commissioner Gina Vattimo. Pursuant to State law, the Village Council will appoint a qualified individual to serve as Commissioner until the vacancy is filled by an interim election to be held in April 2017.

 Read more...


Commissioner Vattimo Resigns

Commissioner Gina Vattimo announced today that she will resign her seat on the Village Council effective immediately.  In a letter to the Village Council, Vattimo expressed her gratitude for having the opportunity to serve the community.

 Read more...