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Nov 22

Shop Local on Small Business Saturday & Throughout the Holiday Season

Posted to Economic Development Updates and Success Stories by Erin Van De Walle


This Saturday and throughout the holiday season we encourage you to shop local, eat local, and be local by exploring all that Elmhurst has to offer you. Eating, drinking and buying local creates a more vibrant community and when local businesses and attractions thrive, Elmhurst does too. Here are 5 great reasons to think local first this holiday season:

Keep Money LocalGoing local with your spending causes a "multiplier effect" which keeps more money re-circulating in Elmhurst. Money is kept in the community because locally-owned businesses often purchase from other local businesses and service providers and serve as an employer for countless local residents. Purchasing local supports future business growth and job creation while growing Elmhurst’s sales tax base.

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Jul 20

City of Elmhurst unveils new fire truck

Posted to Fire Department News by Web Administrator

Elected Officials, city staff and fire department personnel have officially welcomed a new tower ladder fire truck to the City of Elmhurst.

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Oct 03

Final week of Neighborhood Roll Calls 2016

Posted to Police Department News by Madonna Nero

The final neighborhood roll call locations for the Elmhurst police this year will be:

Tuesday, 10/4/2016 at Adams & Parkside, and
Thursday, 10/6/2016 at Armitage & Oak Lawn (Berens Park).

Thank you to all of the residents who have shown up this summer to meet their neighborhood patrol officers and learn more about their police force; if you have not been able to join us yet, we hope to see you this week! Neighborhood Roll Call