Posted on: October 19, 2017

The City Appoints New Director of Elmhurst History Museum, David Oberg

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Elmhurst, IL — The City of Elmhurst has appointed David Oberg as Director of the Elmhurst History Museum. In his new role, Oberg will provide leadership and management for the museum to fulfill its mission to engage people with history...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Senior Citizens Commission awards 13 individuals for their exceptional volunteer service

2017 Outstanding Senior Awards

Elmhurst, IL —  The Senior Citizens Commission honored exceptional and outstanding senior volunteers at a ceremony held on September 28, 2017. Award recipients were recognized for their shown commitment, kindness and generosity through ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

City Awarded $10 Million in CMAQ Grant Assistance For the Elmhurst Metra Station Improvement Project

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Elmhurst, IL — The City of Elmhurst was recently awarded $10 million in grant funding through the federal Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) Improvement Program to assist in improvements for the Elmhurst Metra Station.

The re...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

City stormwater report for October 14, 2017

Oct. 14 Rain Event

 

Elmhurst, IL — The City of Elmhurst experienced a significant rain event on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Precipitation totals indicate parts of Elmhurst received over 7 inches of rain in a 24 hour period, which equates to between a 50 ...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Elmhurst Police Department hosting Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 28th

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The Elmhurst Police Department is hosting a Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 28th, 2017.  Officers will be on hand in the parking lot of the police station to collect expired, unused or unwanted prescription drugs for safe des...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Elmhurst Fire Department’s New ALS Rapid Response Vehicle Wins “Best Innovation” Award

Mayors Managers Conference Award 2017

The Elmhurst Fire Department’s new ALS Rapid Response Vehicle was recently awarded the DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference’s “Best Innovation” award, receiving more votes that any of the other 6 municipalities vyi...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Lizzadro Museum Moving to New Location in Oak Brook

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The Lizzadro Museum official announced that it will be moving to a new location in Oak Brook on Tuesday evening at a Village of Oak Brook Board Meeting. The Museum that has been in Elmhurst’s Wilder Park since 1962 will be mo...

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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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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Elmhurst K-Mart to Close this Fall

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Today, Sears Holdings announced the closure of 28 retail locations, including the K-Mart located at 265 S. IL Route 83 in Elmhurst. Today’s announcement brings the tally to over 350 closures of Sears and Kmart locations as the retailer seeks sta...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

St. Charles Road Bridge Weight Limit

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A new weight limit has been applied to the St. Charles Road Bridge, just west of Route 83. This bridge has been under the jurisdiction of the Village of Villa Park since 1979. The new weight limit, with a maximum of 15 tons, does not restrict ambulances f...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Elmhurst Police partnering with local businesses to help prevent fraud within our community

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The Elmhurst Police Department is partnering with local businesses to help prevent fraud within our community.  Nationwide, police agencies are noticing a trend of common internet and telephone scams, often targeting elderly victims.  Th...

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