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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Neighborhood Roll Call - August 14, 2018 at Albert & Pick

The next Elmhurst Police Neighborhood Roll Call:

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

Join us at the intersection of Albert & Pick!

City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: July 31, 2018

Elmhurst Citizen's Police Academy starting 8/29/18

The Fall Session of the Elmhurst Citizen's Police Academy is set to begin on August 29, 2018, running 12 weeks on consecutive Wednesday evenings through November 14th, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The class was designed to give residents a better understanding ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: July 30, 2018

Factors to consider when questioning recent utility bill increases

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The City of Elmhurst’s Utility Billing Department has been receiving inquiries regarding utility bill increases. Due to the city-wide water meter change out project, please consider the following when reviewing your utility bill:

  • Mechanical meter...
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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: July 25, 2018

Recycling dos and don'ts

COE Recycling PSA

Recycle or waste bin? Check out these tips from Elmhurst's Waste and Refuse provider, Republic Services....

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: July 17, 2018

EPD Bicycle Patrol Unit & Summer Mobile Patrol

Elmhurst Police Department Bike Patrol

The Elmhurst Police Department Bicycle Patrol Unit and the Summer Mobile Patrol Unit provide officers with opportunities for community engagement while on patrol.The Bicycle Unit and Summer Mobile Patrol Unit have grown and evol...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: July 11, 2018

Annual Mosquito Control Program

mosquito control

Elmhurst has once again begun its annual mosquito control program to prevent mosquito breeding and suppress mosquito populations, including those that carry mosquito-borne disease.

The first human case of West Nile virus in Illinois has already been report...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Cooling Centers In Elmhurst

Elmhurst Cooling Centers

Hot Weather: Cooling Sites in Elmhurst

 

High temperatures and humidity can pose a health and safety threat.To request a well-being check for someone who may be suffering from the heat call 9-1-1.A Cooling Site is an air-conditioned facility where ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Chicago Rink Rats Exhibit Opens July 13

EHM Rink Rates Exhibit

NEW EXHIBIT!

July 13 - November 4, 2018

Chicago Rink Rats: The Golden Age of Roller Skating

In the wake of the Great Depression and into the 1970s, America found itself with a new pastime: roller skating. At the height of The Golden Age in 1950, roller skati...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Smoke testing starting in July

Smoke Testing

The City of Elmhurst, in a continuing effort to remove inflow and infiltration from its sanitary system, is conducting a program to identify locations where storm water is entering the City sanitary sewer system. The study includes smoke testing sanitary ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: June 26, 2018

Willis Tower Globe Sculpture Finds New Home in Elmhurst

Willis Tower Globe

Originally installed in January 2010 in front of the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower, this 25 foot diameter globe was made by the Poblocki Sign Company entirely out of 316 stainless steel, which was rolled, coped and fully welded at each intersecti...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: June 22, 2018

City Introduces the WaterSmart Program

WaterSmart

 

The City of Elmhurst is excited to introduce you to the WaterSmart Program. With the installation of the new, more efficient water meters that are currently being installed citywide, residents will benefit from the ability to actively manage the...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Sparky Says!

Sparky

Summer weather means cookouts, Fourth of July fireworks, and all sorts of fun as families across the country take advantage of the warm temperatures to get back in touch with nature.

It’s certainly relaxing to enjoy a beach bonfire with friends a...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: June 19, 2018

City seeks volunteers for new Public Arts Commission

Elmhurst Public Art Commission

The City is seeking volunteers for the recently established Public Arts Commission. The Elmhurst Public Arts Commission is charged with implementing a citywide plan for the promotion and thoughtful placement of public art that includes, but is not limited...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

2017 CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE AND EVALUATION REPORT (CAPER) NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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The DuPage Community Development Commission presents the draft Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), the HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) and the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs. Th...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Error in Summer Front Porch Newsletter Word Search

We'd like to apologize for an error in the Summer Front Porch Newsletter.... #1 in the Word Search was left out of the puzzle.

City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: May 31, 2018

City stormwater report for May 30, 2018

The City of Elmhurst experienced a significant rain event on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, when the remnants of Tropical Depression Alberto dropped upwards of 2.5 inches of rain in less than two hours over portions of the City. All stormwater systems performed...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: May 30, 2018

Composting service available soon to all residents

Organic Food Composting

The City of Elmhurst is pleased to offer a new service for the residents of Elmhurst as part of our waste collection and recycling collection service. Starting on June 1st, residents can include certain types of food scraps and other organic waste with th...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: May 25, 2018

Take a Ride on the Explore Elmhurst Express Trolley this Summer!

Trolley

Back for its fourth season, the Explore Elmhurst Express Trolley offers visitors and residents a FREE 30-minute ride around the lively City of Elmhurst. Making six stops across the City, this fun and easy trip runs every Friday and Saturday, June 1st thro...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: December 14, 2017

Citywide Water Meter Change Out Project Underway

COE Water Meter Changeout Team

The City of Elmhurst is in the process of conducting a citywide water meter change out project requiring all residential and commercial water meters to be replaced. This project is needed because the majority of the City’s 14,000+ meters are ove...

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