Posted on: September 26, 2016

Voter Registration

register to vote

The City Clerk's Office at Elmhurst City Hall (209 N. York Street) has been registering voters, and will do so until Tuesday, October 11th.

The League of Women Voters of Elmhurst will be available at the Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect Ave., E...Read on...
Posted on: September 26, 2016

Fire Department Hosts Open House October 15th for Fire Prevention Week

National Fire Prevention Week

The Elmhurst Fire Department will host an Open House Event on October 15th from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Fire Station #2 as they celebrate National Fire Prevention Week. Station #2 is located at 601 S. York, Elmhurst. The event, which includes fire safety edu...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2016

Elmhurst Police Explorer Open House - October 10

EPD Upcoming Events

The Elmhurst Police Explorers invite the public to an Open House on October 10,
2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Elmhurst Police Station.

This open house is an opportunity for anyone wishing to join or learn more aboutthe program. Prospective members and th...Read on...
Posted on: September 16, 2016

York-Cottage Hill Architectural Resources Survey Presentation at City Hall on Oct. 12

 York-Cottage Hill Architectural Resources Survey Presentation

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Historic Preservation Act of 1966. On Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at City Hall Council Chambers from 7-8 p.m., preservation consultant Lara Ramsey will present the Elmhurst Historic Preservation Commission’s re...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Mayor and Council to appoint new fire chief at Sep. 6th City Council Meeting

New Elmhurst Fire Chief

Mayor Steve Morley will appoint Thomas K. Freeman as the City of Elmhurst’s new fire chief at the upcoming City Council meeting on Tuesday, September 6th.

Freeman comes to Elmhurst after serving as the fire chief for the Lisle-Woodridge Fire Distri...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Stormwater Management Project Updates

Stormwater Management Project Updates

The City of Elmhurst is proud to announce 6 new construction projects will begin this fall that will provide stormwater flood mitigation to several parts of the City. All construction work is anticipated to be underway by October with several of the proje...Read on...
Posted on: August 25, 2016

Elmhurst Police are alerting residents to lock cars and remove keys in response to new crime trend

EPD Crime Alert

For Immediate ReleaseAugust 25, 2016

A new crime trend has escalated in the Chicago metropolitan area where thieves are stealing unlocked vehicles with keys or key fobs left inside. Over 100 vehicles have been stolen and more than 200 ...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

6 Month Test: Fly Quiet Runway Rotation

Fly Quiet Program

On June 17, 1997, the City of Chicago announced that airlines operating at O’Hare International Airport had agreed to use designated noise abatement flight procedures in accordance with the Fly Quiet Program. This program was implemented in an effort to r...Read on...

Fly Quiet Program Website
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...