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Village Communications
The Village of Westmont works diligently to ensure good communication between your municipal government and the citizens of Westmont. Following are some of the mediums employed to assist with this effort.

VILLAGE WEBSITE
The Village of Westmont website received a complete redesign and launch in June of 2012. The website is a comprehensive information resource for citizens who want to learn more about our community as well as the programs and service of your municipal government.

VILLAGE CALENDAR
The Village has moved to a complete online calendar system incorporated into the website. The paper calendar will no longer be produced after 2012.

RECORDING & PLAYBACK OF VILLAGE MEETINGS & COMMUNITY EVENTS
The Village of Westmont was one of the first communities in the Chicagoland area to air public meetings live on cable TV as well as record and play back these presentations throughout the week. This specific effort to ensure government transparency started in the 1980s. The Village of Westmont typically presents live Village Board Meetings as well as meetings of the Planning & Zoning Commission. Additionally, the Village in partnership with Community Unit School District 201 to record and play back their meetings as well. Meetings air live and play back on Comcast Channel 6 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99. The Village of Westmont also uses the internet to stream meetings live as well as post recordings of past meetings on YouTube. The Village of Westmont also provides audio podcast recordings of various community meetings.


SOCIAL MEDIA

The Village of Westmont utilizes various forms of social media to help keep citizens abreast of current happenings. Sign up to each of the following and be part of the Village Conversation.