Posted on: January 16, 2018

Elmhurst Police Investigate Residential Burglary Attempts

Elmhurst Police Investigate Residential Burglary Attempts

Elmhurst Police are investigating two attempted residential burglaries that occurred on Tuesday evening between 6:30 & 7:10 p.m. in the area of North Avenue & West Ave in Elmhurst. ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: December 27, 2017

Freezing temperature preparedness and designation of City of Elmhurst Warming Center

COE Warming Center and Cold Weather Preparedness

As we continue to move into the winter season, bitter cold temperatures will become more prevalent. The Elmhurst Fire Department urges all citizens to take steps to prepare themselves for extreme cold temperatures. Some of those precautions include:

  • Mainta...
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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: December 26, 2017

City Snow Removal

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Following a snowfall, main roads are cleared first, followed byneighborhood streets and other less-traveled roadways. Snow is typically removed from the center to the curb in a series of four passes. Residents are reminded to please wait until city crews ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Winter Fire Safety Tips

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  • Install carbon monoxide alarms, and test at least once a month.
  • Have a qualified professional clean and inspect your chimney and furnace every year.
  • Store cooled ashes in a tightly covered metal container, and keep it outside at least 10 feet from your home...
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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Disposing of Holiday Trees & Refuse

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Christmas trees will be picked up without a refuse sticker if placed at the curb on your regular refuse collection day during the first and second week in January. After that, a sticker is required. All ornaments, lights, and nails must be removed. Trees ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: December 18, 2017

Deputy Police Chief Michael McLean Receives Public Safety Leadership Award

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Deputy Police Chief Michael McLean Receives Public Safety Leadership Award

 

Elmhurst, IL—Elmhurst Deputy Police Chief Michael McLean has received the prestigious Executive Leadership Award from the Northwestern University Center for Publ...

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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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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: November 27, 2017

Holiday Tree Lights Recycling

Holiday Tree Lights Recycling

The City of Elmhurst and Elmhurst Park District are partnering with SCARCE (School & Community Assistance for Recycling and Composting Education) for the annual holiday lights recycling program from Monday, November 13 to Friday, January 19. Look for ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Elmhurst Police Charge Chicago Man with Residential Burglary at Elmhurst College

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Elmhurst Police have arrested and charged a 35 year-old Chicago man with Residential Burglary after he entered an occupied college dorm room and took a credit card from a student’s purse inside of the residential dorm room.

The victim told police...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: November 17, 2017

City of Elmhurst recertified as STORMREADY community

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PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release:

November 17, 2017

  

City of Elmhurst recertified as STORMREADY community

 

The National Weather Service has once again recertified the City of Elmhurst for as a StormReady Community! The City has ...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Inquiries on the City Water Rates

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The City has received numerous inquiries on the City water rates. 

The rates have not increased since May of 2017.  If you believe your water bill is higher than usual, there are several steps the City encourages you to take.

  • Make sure tha...
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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Elmhurst Scout Organizes Collection of Old Flags for Eagle Scout Project

Eagle Scout Project

An Elmhurst Boy Scout from Troop 82 – Immanuel Lutheran Church created a flag reclamation project to help earn Eagle Scout status while supporting the local American Legion chapter. Each year hundreds of thousands of flags are disposed of improp...

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City of Elmhurst News
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Citywide Water Meter Change Out Project Begins this Fall

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Starting this Fall, the City of Elmhurst will begin 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 over 25 years ...

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