On Tuesday, August 30, 2016 the Village Council appointed Nicole Walus to fill the Council vacancy created by the resignation of Gina Vattimo.
Ms. Walus is a special education teacher and an active member of the Downers Grove Rotary Club.
"I'm honored to have been selected and eager to begin serving the community," Walus said.
"We're very glad to welcome Nicole Walus to the Village Council, as she brings a depth of experience and fresh perspective to the position, both of these things will serve the community well as we move forward to address pending policy decisions and the FY 2017 budget," Mayor Martin Tully said. "I am thrilled to have the Village Council back at full strength," he added.
Ms. Walus will be officially sworn in on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.