Posted on: March 22, 2017

City of Elmhurst Co-hosting 2017 Recycling Extravaganza

recycle

The City of Elmhurst is partnering with Elmhurst College, DuPage County and SCARCE to host the 2017 Recycling Extravaganza on Saturday, April 29 from 9:00 a.m. until 12 p.m. (noon).  The event will be held at Elmhurst College, using the Alexander...

Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2017

Elmhurst Police Hosting Explorer Open House Recruitment Event

explorer

The Elmhurst Police Department is announcing an Open House to recruit for their youth Police Explorer program on Monday, April 24, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Elmhurst Police Station (125 E. First Street, Elmhurst).   

The Police Explorer program is...

Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2017

Annual Hydrant Flushing to Begin in April

hydrant_flushing

Each year, the City of Elmhurst conducts its annual hydrant flushing. The community fire hydrants are flushed to ensure that they are operating properly and that an adequate amount of water is available for the Fire Department during an emergency. Public ...

Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2017

City Receives Two Awards from the American Public Works Association

apwa

City Receives Two Awards from the American Public Works Association

On Friday, March 17, 2017, the City of Elmhurst received two awards from the Chicago Metro Chapter (Chapter) of the American Public Works Association (APWA). Engineering Department staff m...

Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2017

Downtown Zoning Public Hearing March 23

elmhurst_downtown032317

The City of Elmhurst is holding a Public Hearing on March 23 at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall to present and discuss proposed downtown zoning changes. The Public Hearing follows Open House meetings the city held on March 9 and March 13, which were held to introd...

Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2017

Public Safety and Affairs Committee Continues the Review of Public Safety Performance

emergency_vehicles

The Public Safety and Affairs (PA & S) Committee continued their review of the City of Elmhurst’s public safety performance at their meeting on Monday, March 13, 2017. The committee reviewed three options to improve ambulance and fire service response...

Read on...

Posted on: March 6, 2017

Metra Seeks Input About Potential Fare Options

Elmhurst Metra Station.jpg

For Immediate ReleaseMarch 6, 2017

Contact: Michael Gillis, Metra Media Relations Manager(312) 322-6769mgillis@metrarr.com

Metra Seeks Input About Potential Fare Options

Metra is seeking input from the public through an online survey to ask what its customer...

Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Solicitor Information for Elmhurst Residents

nosoliciting

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release:

February 6, 2017

Authority:

Chief Michael Ruth

Elmhurst Police Department

(630) 530-3050

Solicitor Information for Elmhurst Residents

 

Elmhurst, IL — It has come to the attention of City officials that solicitors from ene...

Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2017

City of Elmhurst Hosting Open House Events to Review Proposed Downtown Zoning Changes

elmhurst_downtown2.gif

The City of Elmhurst will be hosting two Open House events on March 9 and March 13 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at City Hall to provide information regarding proposed downtown zoning changes.

“The proposed zoning changes are consistent with the recently adopted ...

Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2017

TEEN JOB/VOLUNTEER FAIR ON MARCH 23

Teen Job Fair

The Elmhurst Commission on Youth is holding a Teen Job/Volunteer Fair on Thursday, March 23rd from 3-6 p.m. at York Community High School Commons (355 St. Charles Rd.)    

            

The Elmhurst Commission on ...

Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Smoke Alarm Accessories for the Hearing Impaired

Fire Alarm for Hearing Impaired

Smoke alarms save lives. However, people who are deaf or hard of hearing may not
be able to depend on the traditional smoke alarm to alert them of a fire. Installing smoke alarm accessories made for alerting people who are deaf or hard of hearing is impe...Read on...