COVID-19 Updates

This page has been created as a single page resource for Westmont citizens regarding information pertaining to the local COVID-19 response.

2020-11-18 UPDATE - Resurgence Mitigation Plan

On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that the State of Illinois  would be moving into the Resurgence Mitigation protocol of the Restore Illinois Plan due to spikes in confirmed COVID-19 cases.  This mitigation plan will take effect on Friday, November 20 at 12:01 a.m. and remain in place for at least 14 days, at which time the State will reassess next steps based on updated data.

For more information, visit that State's Restore Illinois webpage. For information regarding current resurgence mitigation guidelines, visit the State's Resurgence Mitigation Plan webpage. Additional resources can be found on the DuPage County Health Department webpage

Village of Westmont Press Release Links

COVID-19 Update - Citizens Encouraged to be Safe During Holiday Season
Date Issued: December 11, 2020

Tier 3 Resurgence Mitigation FAQ
Date Issued: November 23, 2020

Westmont Approves Economic Assistance Program for Local Businesses
Date Issued: November 20, 2020

Modifies Westmont Village Hours Begin Nov. 23
Date Issued: November 20, 2020

DuPage Announces New COVID-19 Testing Site
Date Issued: November 23, 2020

Tier 3 Mitigation Begins Nov. 20
Date Issued: November 18, 2020

DuPage Restaurant Grant Relief Nov. 18
Date Issued: November 18, 2020

DuPage Begins Tier 2 COVID-19 Mitigation on Nov. 11
Date Issued: November 11, 2020

DuPage Announces COVID-19 Relief for Restaurants & Bars
Date Issued: October 28, 2020

DuPage Begins Resurgence Mitigation Plan Oct. 23
Date Issued: October 21, 2020

Fire Prevention Week Events Cancelled
Date Issued: October 6, 2020

WSEC Plans Modified Halloween Events
Date Issued: September 9, 2020

WorkNet DuPage Provides Assistance for Workers Impacted by COVID-19
Date Issued: September 17, 2020

Patriot Day Cancelled
Date Issued: September 2, 2020

New DuPage County COVID Testing Schedule
Date Issued: August 28, 2020

DuPage County Approves Internet Funding for Low-Income Students
Date Issued: August 26, 2020

Virtual Taste of Westmont July 8-12
Date Issued: July 8, 2020

Westmont Retail Business Grant Program
Date Issued: July 2, 2020

Restore Illinois Plan Enters Phase 4
Date Issued: June 26, 2020

4th of July & Summer Fire Safety Reminders - 2020 Fireworks Cancelled
Date Issued June 22, 2020

DuPage County COVID-19 Testing Sites
Date Issued: June 9, 2020

2020 Westmont Garage Sales
Date Issued June 5, 2020

Outdoor Restaurant Dining Begins May 29 - Westmont Restaurant Stimulus Grant Launches June 2
Date Issued: May 29, 2020

Metra Back to Work Ventra Pass
Date Issued: May 27, 2020

Westmont Plans for Phase III
Date Issued: May 22, 2020

DuPage County Launches Reinvest DuPage
Date Issued May 13, 2020

Mayor Gunter Provides COVID-19 Update Regarding Reopening Plans and Business Stimulus
Date Issued: May 12, 2020

LIHEAP Deadline Extended to June 30 Due to COVID-19
Date Issued: May 12, 2020

Waste Management Resumes Bulk Item Pick-up May 11
Date Issued: May 8, 2020

Restore Illinois Plan Presented
Date Issued: May 6, 2020

People’s Resource Center Open During COVID-19 Crisis
Date Issued: April 29, 2020

Census Bureau Sending COVID-19 Survey to 13 Million Households
Date Issued: April 29, 2020

Late Fees Waived For Property Taxpayers Impacted by COVID-19
Date Issued: April 28, 2020

Westmont Public Works Reminds Businesses To Flush Water Lines Before They Reopen
Date Issued: April 28, 2020

State of Illinois Extends Modified Stay-At-Home Order Through End of May
Date Issued: April 24, 2020

Citizens Reminded to Guard Against Coronavirus Scams
Date Issued: April 21, 2020

Westmont Encourages Residents to Sign Up for SMART911 to Help First Responders During COVID-19
Date Issued: April 20, 2020

WorkNet DuPage Provided Opportunities for Workers Impacted by COVID-19
Date Issued:April 16,2020

County Eviction Court Cases on Hold Until May 15
Date Issued: April 10, 2020

COVID-19 Update - Residents Asked To Help Ensure Water Infrastructure is not Damaged or Contaminated
Date Issued: April 9, 2020

COVID-19 Public Transportation Update - Pace Suspending Service Effective April 13 and Metra Schedule Changes
Date issued: April 9, 2020

Waste Management COVID-19 Update - Call Centers Open, Schedules Maintained, More
Date issued: April 7, 2020

DuPage County Launches COVID-19 Update Map
Date Issued: April 2, 2020

COVID-19 Update - Village of Westmont Offices Remain Closed
Date Issued: March 27, 2020

Westmont Schedules First Virtual Board Meeting for March 26
Date Issued: March 24, 2020

Mayor Gunter Announces Declaration of Local State of Emergency
Date Issued: March 20, 2020

Waste Management COVID-19 Update - Bulk Item Pick-ups Suspended
Date Issued: March 20, 2020

Updated March 24 - Canceled Programs and Events - Village Cyber Meetings Being Considered
Date Issued: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update - Village of Westmont Offices Closed March 17 to 30
Date Issued: March 16, 2020

Residents Encouraged to Take Steps to Prevent Spread of Coronavirus
Date Issued: March 5, 2020

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