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Posted on: February 27, 2024

Dementia Friendly Westmont Spring Programs

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: February 27, 2024

As part of an official Dementia-Friendly community, the Village of Westmont, Westmont Public Library (WPL), and other public agencies continue to promote education and awareness opportunities to engage t...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2024

2024 Consolidated Election - Early Voting In Westmont Has Begun

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 14, 2024

The date for the Spring Consolidated Election is Tuesday, March 19, 2024. DuPage County has an Early Voting Program that allows eligible DuPage voters to vote before Election Day. In-person earl...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2023

2024 Restaurant Week Scheduled February 22 - March 3

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 19, 2023

The Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau has announced its 8th annual Westmont Restaurant Week to be held Thursday, February 22 through Sunday, March 3, 2024. During this 11-day dining event, p...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2024

2024 Westmont Electronics & More Recycling Events

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: January 22, 2024

The Electronics and More Recycling events hosted by the Westmont Environmental Improvement Committee (EIC) have been very successful and well attended. There will be two collection events in 2024: Saturday...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2024

Stay In The Know - Sign Up For Westmont eNews

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 14, 2024

Good communication is important to the Village of Westmont. Providing clear, accurate, and timely information to our citizens is vital to the success of our community.

The Village of Westmont pro...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2024

Spring Has Sprung Window Mural Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 7, 2024

The Westmont Special Events Corporation, not-for-profit organization, and the Creative Arts Network initiative have announced their Spring Has Sprung Window Mural Program. The program invites loc...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2024

Westmont Approves Flood Brothers For Recycling & Garbage Hauling Services

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: February 22, 2024

For over a year, the Village of Westmont engaged in a comprehensive review of the current recycling and waste hauling contract. Last Summer, the Village created and published a request for proposal (RFP) ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2024

Sign Up Now For No Mow ‘til Mother’s Day 2024

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 24, 2024

“Our No Mow Program has been very well received by the community and has gained in popularity every year,” said Environmental Improvement Committee (EIC) Chair Bruce Barker. &...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Coffee With The Mayor At Westmont Library March 23

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: January 12, 2024

Mayor Ron Gunter and the Village of Westmont has scheduled a Coffee With The Mayor event for Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. at the Westmont Public Library, 428 N. Cass Avenue, 2nd floor meeting room. &nbs...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Village Offices Closed March 29 & May 27

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Feb. 15, 2024

The Westmont Village Hall and Village Department offices will be closed to the public on Friday, March 29, 2024. Normal business hours for the Village Hall and Village Departments will resume on Monday, April...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 26, 2024

Village Honors Eagle Scouts At Board Meeting

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: February 26, 2024

At their February 22, 2024 board meeting, the Village of Westmont recognized five members of the Boy Scouts of America Troop 6 for earning the rank of Eagle Scout.  About 25 members of Troop 6 at...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Paper Shred Fundraiser For Special Olympics April 13

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: February 15, 2024

The Westmont Police Department, partnering with area business Cutting Edge Document Destruction, Inc., will co-host a paper shredding event to benefit Special Olympics Illinois. The event is scheduled &a...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2024

Senior Resource Expo April 25 & 26

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 23, 2024

The 5th Annual Westmont Senior Spring Resource Expo is scheduled for Thursday, April 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Friday, April 26, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Westmont Park District Co...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 21, 2024

Adopt-A-Planter Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 21, 2024

Residents, businesses, and organizations are able to sign up and participate in the Adopt-A-Planter Program. The program invites citizens to get involved with the design and maintenance of villa...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2024

Annual Westmont Tree Seedling Giveaway

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 14, 2024

To celebrate Arbor Day, the Village of Westmont Environmental Improvement Committee (EIC) and the Westmont Public Works Department are working together to coordinate their annual tree seedling g...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 20, 2024

Drug Take Back Day April 27

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 20, 2024

The Westmont Police Department will once again participate in the annual National Drug Take Back Day, sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration. This year’s event ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2024

Westmont Library Garden Expo April 27

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 14, 2024

The Westmont Public Library is hosting its 3rd Annual Garden Expo on Saturday, April 27, from 10:00 a.m. to Noon. The event will showcase the Westmont Library's improved and expanded ga...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2024

Park District Spring Events

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 1, 2024

The Westmont Park District has scheduled several Springtime events that offer fun and recreation for all ages.  Following are several upcoming events:

SPRING PALETTE ART SHOWSunday, March...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 6, 2024 | Last Modified on: July 9, 2012

2024 Race to the Flag 5K

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 6, 2024

This year, the annual Race to the Flag 5K benefitting People’s Resource Center (PRC) will be the week before Memorial Day Weekend.  The race is scheduled for Sunday, May 19 at ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2024

Metra Announces 2024 Zone & Fare Updates

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: January 22, 2024

On February 1, 2024, Metra will be implementing significant changes to both their travel zones and fares. The travel zones are being reduced from 10 zones down to 4 zones, which is intended to assist rider...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 24, 2024

Budget Workshop Meeting Scheduled April 25

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 24, 2024

In 2024, the Village of Westmont will be transitioning its annual budget from its current fiscal year cycle to a new budget cycle that coincides with the calendar year. The current Village of Wes...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Downers Grove Township Provides Assistance For Seniors

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 6, 2023

The Village of Westmont has partnered with Downers Grove Township Senior Services for many years to provide residents with opportunities and information for seniors in our area. The Downers Grove Township ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2024

TIF Information Updates Registry

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 19, 2024

The Village of Westmont will be holding its annual Joint Review Board Meeting this Spring.  This meeting provides an overview of the activities and expenditures within each Tax Increment...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2024

Sgt. Padilla Named PD Employee of the Year

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 26, 2024

At the January 25, 2024 Village Board Police Public Safety Meeting, Westmont Police Chief Jim Gunther presented Detective Sergeant Rolando Padilla with the annual Westmont Police Department Emplo...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2024

Westmont Remembers Wally Van Buren

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: January 19, 2024

The Village of Westmont offers condolences to the family and friends of Wallace “Wally” Van Buren, who passed away on January 11, 2024. 

Wally was born June 14, 1939 in Minnesot...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2023

Mental Health Awareness For The Holidays

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 5, 2023

For many, the holidays can be the most difficult time of the year. A 2021 survey showed that 60% of all Americans feel their mental health is negatively impacted by the holidays. So if you find yourself fe...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2024

CUSD201 Hosts Successful Illinois READS Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 5, 2024

“I want to thank everyone who participated in this project,” said Westmont Jr. High School Principal Amy Quattrone, who was one of the coordinators of the program. “...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 9, 2024

2023 Community Development Year End Report

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 9, 2024

At the February 8, 2024 Community Development Committee meeting, Community Development Director Joe Hennerfeind presented the 2023 annual report. “Staff in the Community Development Dep...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2023

2024 Winter Beer Fest Feb. 17 At Ty Warner Park

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 14, 2024

The Westmont Park District will host its annual Winter Beer Fest on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Ty Warner Park in Westmont. Last year’s event featured numerous craft beer selections...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2023

Holiday Lights Recycling Program Nov. 1 - Jan. 31

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 18, 2023

The Village of Westmont is once again teaming up with Elgin Recycling to provide a holiday lights recycling collection in the Village of Westmont. Collection containers will be placed at the Joha...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2024

2023 Westmont Police Department Annual Report

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 30, 2024

At the January 25, 2024 Village of Westmont Police Public Safety Committee meeting, Police Chief Jim Gunther presented the Westmont Police Department’s 2023 annual report to the Village...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2024

Illinois READS Event In Westmont February 3

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 19, 2024

On Saturday, February 3, 2024, the Illinois Reading Council will host the Illinois Reads Book Festival from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Westmont High School, 909 Oakwood Drive in Westmont. Thi...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2024

SCARCE Collecting Books Feb. 3 at Illinois READS Event in Westmont

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: February 1, 2024

On Saturday, February 3, 2024, SCARCE (School & Community Assistance for Recycling & Composting Education) will be collecting new or gently used books at the Illinois READS Festival, whic...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2023

Keeping Pets Safe in Cold Weather

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 5, 2023

The Westmont Police Department would like to remind residents about pet safety in cold weather.  The Illinois Humane Care for Animals Act enables law enforcement to proactively address c...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2024

Downtown Overnight Snow Removal

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 19, 2024

This evening, Friday, January 19, 2024, and overnight, Westmont Public Works will begin removing snow from various rights-of-way in the Downtown Westmont Central Business District that accumulated during o...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Cold Weather Tips for the Home

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 12, 2023

The Village of Westmont Public Works Department would like to provide residents with some cold weather tips for your home. Please review these suggestions to help prevent water pipes in your home from fre...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 5, 2024

2024 Citizens Fire Academy

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 4, 2024

(NOTE - As of January 31, 2024 this program is full and no longer accepting sign-ups.)

The Westmont Fire Department is once again hosting its Citizens Fire Academy (CFA) this spring. The classes wi...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2023

Salt Use And The Environment

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 11,  2023

The Village of Westmont would like to remind residents about the importance of proper and responsible salt use during snow and ice removal.  According to a report from the Ill...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2024

Snow Plowing Operations & Winter Weather Reminders

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 8, 2024

With snow storms and severe weather projected over the next week, the Village of Westmont wants to remind residents about useful information regarding several winter weather topics.  Foll...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 29, 2023

Snow Removal Operations

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 29, 2023

The Village of Westmont coordinates snow removal operations and strives to ensure that village roads are plowed and safe for the community. The Westmont Public Works Department monitors incoming...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2023

Severe Weather Warming Centers

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 29, 2023

“As colder temperatures are upon us, we remind citizens to be prepared for winter weather,” said Westmont Fire Chief Steve Riley.  “Working with the County...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2024

Shoveling Around Fire Hydrants & Winter Safety Tips

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 8, 2023

With more than 1300 fire hydrants in the community, the Westmont Fire Department is asking residents to help them remove snow around hydrants.  Ideally, all fire hydrants should be clear ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Holiday Tree Pickup Jan. 2-12

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 20, 2023

Waste Management will provide their annual holiday tree pickup service January 2 to 12.  There will not be any recycling/waste hauling collection on Monday, January 1, 2024 due to the h...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2023

DuPage County Offers Weatherization Assistance Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 15, 2023

The Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program (IHWAP) offers eligible households the opportunity to reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient while increasing t...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2023

Dementia Friendly Westmont Proclamation & Winter Programs

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 22, 2023

At a recent board meeting, the Village of Westmont approved a Dementia Friendly Awareness Proclamation. Mary Ferguson from the Birches Assisted Living Center and Susan Frick from Rush Alzheimer’s Disease ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2023

Residents Encouraged to Practice Nightly 9 P.M. Routine

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 19, 2023

Citizens are encouraged to keep their homes and property safe by remembering to follow the 9 P.M. ROUTINE each and every night.  The routine reminds residents to make sure they follow a simple sa...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 30, 2023

Do Not Hesitate - See it, Report It - Call 9-1-1

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: November 30, 2023

Westmont Police and Fire remind everyone - Do Not Hesitate - See It, Report It - Call 9-1-1.

“We want to encourage everyone to call 9-1-1 immediately if you witness an emergency or see something ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2024

Successful Keep the Wreath Red Program in 2023

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: January 2, 2024

“I am pleased to report that the Village of Westmont was able to keep the wreath red for the entire holiday season this year,” said Fire Chief Steve Riley. “For the e...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2023

DuPage County 211 Services

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 22, 2023

211 DuPage is a free, confidential information and referral service that can be accessed via phone and internet.  211 DuPage provides a convenient point of contact to local health and h...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2023

Volunteers Needed For EMA & More

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 15, 2023

The Village of Westmont encourages everyone to be active in your community.  There are many opportunities to get involved and influence positive change through volunteerism.  Whatever yo...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2023

Citizen of the Year Nominations

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 19, 2023

Each year, the Village of Westmont and the Westmont Chamber of Commerce seek nominations for the Westmont Citizen of the Year Award.  The award is given to a resident who has demonstrated exempla...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2023

New Village Drop Box Location

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 13, 2023

Due to the construction on West Quincy Street, the Village of Westmont After-Hours Payment Drop Box and the Downers Grove Sanitary District Drop Box, which were previously located near the west s...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 28, 2023

Village Responds To Migrant Influx

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 28, 2023

On Saturday, December 23, a single bus of migrants was dropped off in downtown Westmont at the train station. The migrants arrived with pre-paid Metra tickets and within 20 minutes boarded a Metra train h...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2023

Police Department Raises Over $45K For Special Olympic Illinois

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 15, 2023

The Westmont Police Department had a record-breaking year fundraising for Special Olympics Illinois.  The Department raised over $45,000.through various programs and events such as Cop ...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Village Service Awards

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: December 13, 2023

Members of the Village of Westmont municipal organization were recently recognized for their years of service. "We want to thank everyone for their service and dedication to the Village of Westmont,&...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2023

Brush Pick-Up, Composting & Yard Waste Programs End Dec. 15

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 11, 2023

The Village of Westmont contracts with Waste Management to provide for various services including Brush Pick-Up, Composting, and Yard Waste Collection. These programs go on hiatus during the win...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: December 7, 2023

2023 Holly Days Pictures Posted In Photo Gallery

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 07, 2023

The 2023 Holly Days Parade, Tree Lighting, and Pictures With Santa were a big success. Thank you to everyone who made this event happen. Pictures and videos can be viewed in the village photo ga...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2023

2023 Westmont Economic Development Year End Update

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 28, 2023

Westmont had a number of new commercial development projects in 2023. Following is a list of projects from the past year as well as items scheduled for 2024:

DOWNTOWN WESTMONT CENTRAL BUSINESS DI...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 14, 2023

Keep The Wreath Red - Holiday Fire Safety Tips

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: November 14, 2023

“While the holidays are a wonderful time of year for friends and families, it is important to remember to be vigilant regarding fire safety,” said Westmont Fire Chief Steve Riley. “The end-of-year holida...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2023

Winter Window Mural Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 8, 2023

The Westmont Special Events not-for-profit organization and Creative Arts Network window mural program is gearing up for the winter. Dozens of businesses and local artists have participated in th...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: December 6, 2023

Hennerfeind Named Community Development Director

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: December 6, 2023

The Village recently announced that Joseph Hennerfeind has been promoted to the position of Community Development Director.  In this role, Hennerfeind will be responsible for managing all aspects ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 7, 2023

West Quincy Visioning Workshop Dec. 7 At Village Hall

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 7, 2023; Republished December 5, 2023

As Phase 1 of the West Quincy Streetscape Project nears completion, the Village of Westmont is beginning to plan for Phase 2 of the project, which will encompass the section o...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2023

2024 Westmont Downtown Incentive Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 9, 2023

On Monday, November 13, 2023, the Village of Westmont will begin accepting grant applications for the 2024 Downtown Incentive Program.  The program provides matching grant funding for facade &...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2023

2023 Holly Days Festival Schedule of Events

Westmont, Illinois – UPDATED November 20, 2023

Holly Days is a month-long celebration of fun for the whole family hosted by a variety of Westmont organizations and public agencies. The highlight of the season is the Frosty & Friends Parade fo...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Westmont Library Art Gallery Features Area Artists

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 20, 2023

Since 2014, the Westmont Public Library (WPL) has been regularly featuring the work of area artists. Over the past decade, more than 70 artists have been featured in the WPL Art Gallery. Next ye...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2023

Dark Sky Lighting Installed On Pasquinelli Drive

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 22, 2023

Construction on the Pasquinelli Drive Street Lighting Improvements Project, which included Dark Sky initiative recommendations, is now complete. The project utilizes Dark Sky lighting strategies...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 21, 2023

Chicago Union Station Seeks Feedback

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 21, 2023

Amtrak has launched a customer survey to gather input regarding proposed design updates to the Chicago Union Station Concourse. The new design is intended to increase capacity and provide a high...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2023

WESTMONT 311 - Report A Concern

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 6, 2023

The Village of Westmont’s website has a WESTMONT 311 - Report A Concern link that allows residents to communicate with the Village of Westmont regarding a variety of non-emergency topic...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2023

Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 18, 2023

The Westmont Fire Department reminds residents that when you change your clocks for daylight savings time on Sunday, November 5, it’s also time to check your smoke alarms.

NEW SMOKE DETE...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 29, 2023

2023 Free Leaf Collection Nov. 6 - Dec. 1

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 29, 2023; Resent: November 27, 2023

As part of the contract between the Village of Westmont and Waste Management, there will be free leaf collection beginning Monday, November 6 and ending on Friday, December 1. Res...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2023

2023 Used Vegetable Cooking Oil Recycling

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 16, 2023

Residents are encouraged to recycle their used vegetable cooking oil on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 25, from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.  To prepare your used oil for recycling, al...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2023

Gunther Promoted to Chief Public Safety Officer

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: November 17, 2023

At their November 16 meeting, the Westmont Village Board approved an employment agreement promoting Westmont Chief of Police Jim Gunther to the newly created position of Chief Public Safety Offi...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2023

2023 Holly Days Festival Schedule of Events

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 17, 2023

Holly Days is a month-long celebration of fun for the whole family hosted by a variety of Westmont organizations and public agencies. The highlight of the season is the Frosty & Friends Parad...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2023

Westmont Police Host Winter Coat Drive

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 10, 2023

The Westmont Police Department is hosting a Winter Coat Drive now through November 30, 2023. All coats collected will be donated to the People's Resource Center. Gently used or new coats can be dropp...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2023

Residents Asked To Help Keep Leaves Away From Storm Drains

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 18, 2023

To help prevent flooding and clogged sewers, residents are asked to help keep all excess fallen leaves cleared from their yards, gutters, and curbs. Maintaining your property and raking leaves al...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2023

Westmont Construction Project Updates

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 13, 2023

There have been a number of construction projects in Westmont this year.  Following are updates regarding several of these projects.

CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS UPDATE

WEST QUINCY STREETSCAPE PROJECT

Work on ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2023

Drop Off Unwanted/Unused Rx Drugs at Westmont Police & Fire

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: October 4, 2023

Citizens are encouraged to drop off their unwanted and unused prescription drugs in drop boxes located in lobbies of the Westmont Police Department at 500 N. Cass Avenue, and the Westmont Fire Department at...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Village Approves Proclamation Supporting WHS Ukraine Initiative

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 23, 2023

At a recent board meeting, the Westmont Village Board approved a Proclamation in support of CUSD201 students for their advocacy of Ukraine. At the meeting, Westmont High School student Natasha Shamarina-Ege s...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 28, 2023

Village Zoning Ordinance Review & Update

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Sept. 28, 2023

Earlier this year, the Village of Westmont Board of Trustees awarded a contract to Chicago-based Duncan Associates to conduct a review and update of the Village of Westmont Zoning Ordinance. The goal of this...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 26, 2023

Dementia Friendly Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: September 26, 2023

The Alzheimer’s Association will be hosting a monthly support group for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s and dementia. The group will meet on the first Thursday of each mon...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Local Eagle Scout Campaign

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 23, 2023

At the October 19 Village Board meeting, Westmont High School Senior Josh Graham provided an update regarding his Eagle Scout project.  For more than a year, Graham has been working with Village staf...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 26, 2023

DuPage County Energy Assistance Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: September 26, 2023

The DuPage County Community Services Department, as administrator of the Energy Assistance Program in DuPage County, is pleased to announce that funds are available to assist income-eligible households w...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2023

Pumpkin Composting At Westmont Library Nov. 4

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 2, 2023

The Westmont Environmental Improvement Committee (EIC) is once again hosting a Pumpkin Composting Collection Event on the Saturday after Halloween. This year’s event will be held Saturday, November 4...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2023

Village Offices Closed Nov. 10 In Observance of Veterans Day

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 17, 2023

The Westmont Village Hall and Village Department offices will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2023 in observance of Veterans Day.  Normal business hours for the Village Hall and Village Departments...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 31, 2023

Drug Take Back Program A Big Success

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 31, 2023

On October 28, the Westmont Police Department coordinated their participation in the semi-annual DEA National Drug Take Back Day event in Westmont. Westmont had two locations for the collection e...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Police Dept. Service Awards

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 23, 2023

At the Police Safety Committee meeting on October 20, two members of the Westmont Police Department were honored for their years of service to the community. Congratulations to Sergeant Timothy Radtke for his...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 11, 2023

Illinois Reads Program Returns To Westmont February 2024

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 11, 2023

CUSD201 will once again be hosting Illinois Reads, which is a State-wide program that promotes life-long reading. Annually, this program promotes its mission and encourages readers of all ages fro...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2023

Westmont Featured on WGN’s Spotlight Chicago

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 16, 2023

Wicked West Fest is a month-long celebration of fall and Halloween-themed fun during the month of October in Westmont. One of the Wicked West Fest activities is the Scarecrow Decorating Contest, which invites...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2023

October Proclaimed Arts DuPage Month

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: October 6, 2023

At their October 5, 2023 meeting, the Westmont Village Board approved a proclamation recognizing October as Arts DuPage Month. Deborah Venezia, Director of Arts DuPage, was present for the approval of the p...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Village Installs Weather Station Cameras

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 3, 2023

The Westmont Public Works Department is currently installing three weather station devices throughout the community to assist with tracking weather conditions in real time. These devices will help Village staf...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 26, 2023

Village Supports Suicide Prevention Proclamation

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: September 26, 2023

At their September 21 meeting, the Westmont Village Board approved a National Suicide Prevention + Action Month Proclamation (N.S.P.A.M.P.) declaring September as National Suicide Prevention month in the...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 2, 2023

Dementia Friendly Westmont Programs At Library This Fall

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 2, 2023    

As an official Dementia-Friendly community, the Village of Westmont, Westmont Public Library, and other public agencies continue to promote education and awareness op...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 1, 2023

Window Mural Program Chooses Fall In Love With Art Theme

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 1, 2023    

The next Westmont Special Events and Creative Arts Network window mural program theme will be ‘Fall In Love With Art’. With the program closing in...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 23, 2023

Fire Dept. 100th Anniversary A Big Success

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Oct. 23, 2023

On Saturday, October 14, the Westmont Fire Department celebrated its 100th Anniversary with an open house at Johanik Fire Station Headquarters, 6015 S. Cass Avenue.  In spite of poor weather, the eve...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 16, 2023

DuPage Hosts Veteran Suicide Awareness Events

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 16, 2023

Various DuPage County agencies as well as the DuPage Veteran’s Suicide Prevention Coalition will be hosting two events to help bring awareness to Veteran Suicide Prevention. Following is more info...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 25, 2023

Fire Dept. 100th Anniversary Open House Oct. 14

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 25, 2023; Re-Published: Oct. 9, 2023

The Westmont Fire Department has scheduled its 100th Anniversary Open House Event for Saturday, October 14, 2023 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Johanik Fire Dept. Headquarters, 6015...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 16, 2023

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Oct. 28

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: August 16, 2023

The Westmont Police Department will once again participate in the annual National Drug Take Back Day, sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration. This year’s event will be hel...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 26, 2023

Paper Shred Event for Special Olympics Oct. 21

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: July 26, 2023

The Westmont Police Department, partnering with local business Docu-Shred Inc., will co-host a paper shredding event to benefit Special Olympics Illinois. The event is scheduled for Saturday, October 21, 202...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2023

2023 Wicked West Fest Events

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 17, 2023; Updated: October 13, 2023

Mark your calendars and get ready for Wicked West Fest 2023.  Wicked West Fest is a month-long festival of Fall and Halloween events and activities.  Following a...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 18, 2023

2023 Silent Parade Oct. 13

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 18, 2023

The Westmont Fire Department will be participating in the annual Silent Parade on Friday, October 13, 2023 at 7 p.m. The parade is dedicated to firefighters and fire victims who have lost their lives due to...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 7, 2023

Village Offices Closed Oct. 9

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: September 7, 2023

Westmont Village Hall and Village Department offices will be closed, Monday, October 9, 2023.  Normal business hours for the Village Hall and Village Departments will resume on Tuesday, October 1...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 18, 2023

Westmont Garden Club Off To A Great Start

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 18, 2023

In the spring of 2022, the Westmont Public Library helped facilitate a new gardening club under the Westmont Grows program. From this initiative, the Westmont Garden Club (WGC) was created. The main goals o...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2023

Westmont Police Department Schedules Community Outreach Programs

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 8, 2023

The Westmont Police Department will be offering two community outreach programs, each with the goal of creating positive interactions with the public and sharing information regarding the duties and responsi...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 16, 2023

Endless Summer Car Shows Return

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 16, 2023

"Last year was our first time coordinating the Endless Summer Car Show events,” said Kristina Kaniauskaite, Westmont Special Events Executive Director. "Working with classic car owners, ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2023

Back To School Safety

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 7, 2023

The Westmont Police Department wants to remind everyone that school will soon be back in session and motorists need to pay particular attention to students walking to and from school.  School days c...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: October 11, 2023

Halloween Trick-or-Treating in Westmont

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: October 11, 2023

Annually, the Village of Westmont promotes Halloween recommendations in an effort to help ensure citizen safety while trick-or-treating. Following are this year’s guidelines.

TRICK-OR-TR...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2023

BNSF RxR Tracks Construction Sept. 30 & Oct. 1

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Sept. 19, 2023; Resent: Sept. 28, 2023

BNSF will perform railroad crossing and station track improvements in Westmont on Saturday, Sept. 30, and on Sunday, Oct. 1.  The Cass Avenue RxR crossing will be closed on S...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Two West Nile Virus Deaths Confirmed In DuPage

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: Sept. 20, 2023

The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) recently confirmed the first two human deaths due to West Nile virus (WNV) in DuPage County (Addison and West Chicago) in 2023. There have been 6 human cases report...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2023

Village Offices Closed Sept. 4

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 28, 2023

Westmont Village Hall and Village Department offices will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2023.  Normal business hours for the Village Hall and Village Departments will resume on Tuesday...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 17, 2023

BNSF Tracks Closed at Cass Aug. 26 & Sept. 16

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 17, 2023; Updated Sept. 19, 2023

NOTE: On Sept. 19, 2023, an additional news release regarding this item was published confirming that construction work has been scheduled for Sept. 30 & Oct. 1, 2023.

As part of th...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2023

2023 Monarch Festival Sept. 23 at Ty Warner Park

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 16, 2023

The Westmont Public Library (WPL) is once again hosting their annual Monarch Festival.  This year’s event will take place Saturday, September 23, 10 a.m to Noon at Ty Warner Park in the m...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 25, 2023

NEW DATE - 2023 Pets in the Park Sept. 24

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 25, 2023; Updated: September, 18, 2023

The Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau has rescheduled its 11th annual Pets in the Park event. The event will be held on Sunday, September 24 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 19, 2023

Electronics & More Special Recycling Event September 23

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: July 19, 2023; Updated: Sept. 22, 2023

The Electronics and More Recycling events hosted by the Westmont Environmental Improvement Committee (EIC) have been very successful and well attended.  The last event held i...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2023

Mayor Gunter Honors WGN-TV’s Sarah Jindra

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 4, 2023

Early this morning, shortly after 5:30 a.m., Mayor Ron Gunter participated in a fun on-air segment on WGN-TV Channel 9 in which the Mayor and the station celebrated Traffic Reporter Sarah Jindra on her last ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2023

Richmond Gardens Receives Grant From Clarke

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 4, 2023

On August 2, 2023, Lyell Clarke, CEO of Clarke Mosquito, presented a $15,000 Give To Tomorrow grant to the Village of Westmont and the Village of Clarendon Hills for the Richmond Education Gardens ...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2023

Inaugural Golf Fundraiser To Benefit Special Olympics Scheduled For Sept. 15

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: March 8, 2023

The Westmont Police Department will be hosting their inaugural golf outing fundraiser to support Special Olympics Illinois on Friday, September 15, 2023.  The event will be held at Village Greens of ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 22, 2023

BNSF Construction Update - Train Station Closed Aug. 26 & 27

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 22, 2023

There will be BNSF construction work at both the railroad crossing at Cass Avenue as well as the Westmont Train Station on Saturday and Sunday, August 26 & 27.  During this time, the Westmont t...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 22, 2023

Excessive Heat Warning August 22-24

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 22, 2023; Updated: August 25, 2023

The National Weather Service; has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for Tuesday, August 22, Wednesday, August 23, and Thursday, August 24. The Westmont Fire and Police Dep...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 21, 2023

Mosquito Treatment Scheduled For Aug. 23

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 21, 2023

The Village of Westmont contracts with Clarke Mosquito Management to help control adult mosquito populations.  As part of Clarke’s comprehensive mosquito management program, com...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 21, 2023

Garbage/Recycling Early Pickup Aug. 23 & 24

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: August 21, 2023

The Village of Westmont received notice from Waste Management that recycling, garbage and other pickups scheduled for Wednesday, August 23 and Thursday, August 24 will begin early at 6:00 a.m. due...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2023

Back to School Resource Fair Aug. 12

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: August 8, 2023

A Back to School Resource Fair for students in kindergarten through eighth-grade will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 12, at the Addison Public Library, 4 Friendship Plaza. Free scho...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 27, 2023

Skill Up Westmont Program Aug. 16 at Westmont Public Library

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 27, 2023

On August 16 at 1 p.m., DuPage County WorkNet Center and the Westmont Library will host the Skill Up Westmont Program, which will offer residents a chance to review career resources including up to $10,000 fo...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 27, 2023

DuPage County Seeks Feedback

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 27, 2023

DuPage County is seeking resident input on its new strategic plan. The strategic plan will guide the County through 2029 and will serve as a blueprint for the County’s mission, vision, and financial...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 18, 2023

Westmont Finance Department Awarded Achievement of Excellence

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 18, 2023

The Westmont Finance Department was recently awarded the Certificate of Achievement Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada. &am...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 17, 2023

West Nile Virus Update for DuPage

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: July 17, 2023

The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) has confirmed the first mosquito batches to test positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) this year in Dupage County, and is reminding residents to protect themselves from...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 15, 2023

Green Recycling Contest Awards Presented At EIC Meeting

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: June 15, 2023

At the June 12 Westmont Environmental Improvement Committee (EIC) meeting, Trustee Bruce Barker and Mike Brink from Waste Management (WM) presented the Green Recycling Contest Awards to Westmont bus...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2023

Do Not Hesitate - Call 9-1-1

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: June 21, 2023

“There are too many instances in which we learn after the fact that people hesitated calling 9-1-1 in an emergency situation,” said Fire Chief Steve Riley. “In an emergency situa...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2023

Westmont Fire Department Promotions

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: July 14, 2023

Several members of the Westmont Fire Department received promotions at the July 13, 2023 Administration Finance meeting.

Mayor Ron Gunter and Trustee Marie Johanik-Guzzo swore in the following individuals wit...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 26, 2023

Westmont Launches Updated ‘My Civic 311’ Phone App

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: June 26, 2023

The Village of Westmont’s website has a ‘311 Report a Concern’ link that allows residents to communicate with the Village of Westmont regarding a variety of non-emergen...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 16, 2023

Village Construction Updates

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: June 16, 2023

Every year, there are numerous community improvement and construction projects that may impact nearby residents as well as the general public. The Village of Westmont has a Construction Updates info...Read on...

General Press Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2023

Police Department Services & Programs

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: June 6, 2023

The Westmont Police Department provides a wide range of services for our citizens.  Below are just a few of the services available.

SAFE EXCHANGE ZONEThe Police Department has a designated Safe Exchan...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2023

2022 Water Quality Report

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: June 23, 2023

The Village of Westmont is dedicated to providing residents and businesses with a dependable supply of safe drinking water.  Each year, the Village of Westmont publishes the Consumer Confid...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2023

2023 Taste of Westmont

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: June 2, 2023

“The Taste of Westmont is one of Westmont’s wonderful summer events and we invite everyone to come to downtown Westmont July 13th through 16th to enjoy this festival that offers s...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2023

BNSF Tracks Closed at Cass July 8

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: June 7, 2023

UPDATED June 14, 2023

As part of the BNSF railroad crossing and station track improvements in Westmont, the Cass Avenue crossing will be closed on  July 8.  On this date, the crossing is expec...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 12, 2023

Fireworks & Summer Fire Safety Reminders

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: June 12, 2023

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), fireworks started an estimated 12,264 fires in 2021, including 2,082 structure fires, 316 vehicle fires, and 9,866 outside and other fir...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 21, 2023

Water and Garbage Rate Update

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 21, 2023

Water and Garbage rates update annually. The garbage rate is based on the ongoing contract with Waste Management. The water distribution rate increases are related to various factors including fee ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2023

EMS Director Capt. Lynn Dralle Honored At Retirement For 30 Years Of Service

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: June 8, 2022

On June 2, 2023, EMS Director Captain Lynn Dralle completed her final shift with the Westmont Fire Department after 30 years of service to the community.  Dralle’s retirement ceremony inclu...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2023

Fire Department Promotions

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: June 8, 2023

Several members of the Westmont Fire Department received promotions at the June 1, 2023 Fire Public Safety Committee meeting.

Mayor Ron Gunter and Trustee Marie Johanik-Guzzo swore in the following individuals...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2023

Westmont Fire Department Receives Hartmann Award of Excellence

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: June 7, 2023

At the June 1, 2023 Fire Public Safety Committee meeting, members of the Westmont Fire Department were presented with the 2023 Joseph R. Hartmann, M.D. Award of Excellence, which is awarded annually to a depa...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2023

Fitzgerald Recognized As Public Servant Of The Year

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: June 2, 2023

At the June 1, 2023 Fire Public Safety Committee  meeting, Fire Deputy Chief Jim Fitzgerald was recognized as the recipient of the 2022 Public Service Award, which is given to a Village of Westmont em...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Waste Management New 1-800 Virtual Assistant System

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: May 25, 2023

Waste Management, the company with which the Village of Westmont contracts for a variety of services including recycling, waste hauling, composting. and brush-pick-up, has recently implemented a new automated ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 11, 2023

Westmont Compost Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 11, 2023

In conjunction with services provided by Waste Management, Westmont has a residential compost and yard waste collection program that operates annually from April through mid-December. Compost and y...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Update - Mosquito Treatment Rescheduled for May 30

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: May 25, 2023

May 26, 2023 ** UPDATE - Weather permitting, the community-wide mosquito larviciding treatment has been rescheduled for May 30, 2023. 

The Village of Westmont contracts with Clarke M...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: May 16, 2023

Fun In The Sun Summer Window Mural Program

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: May 16, 2023    

The theme for the Summer Window Mural Program will be Fun In The Sun. Businesses interested in participating can sign up online. “Since the development of the...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: May 8, 2023

Westmont Park District Summer Programs

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: May 8, 2023    

The Westmont Park District has a number of fun summer activities.  Following are just some of the programs and events on their schedule.  

CHALK IT UP!S...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 19, 2023

West Quincy Streetscape Project

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 19, 2023    

Construction has started on the West Quincy Streetscape Project. The project will be under construction throughout the Summer and is expected to be completed by Fall ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 11, 2023

Village Approves Dark Sky Lighting Project On Pasquinelli

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 11, 2023

At a recent board meeting, the Village approved a lighting project on Pasquinelli Drive that will utilize Dark Sky lighting strategies through fixtures complying with the color temperature and shie...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 26, 2023

Tracey Valerio Spotts Named Citizen Of The Year At Community Awards Dinner

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 26, 2023

On April 24, 2023, Westmont resident and business owner Tracey Valerio Spotts was named the 2022 Westmont Citizen of the Year at the annual Westmont Community Awards Dinner, hosted by the Westmont ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2023

Trustees Sworn Into Office

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: May 5, 2023

At the May 4, 2023 Village of Westmont Board Meeting, Trustees Marie Johanik-Guzzo, Linda Liddle and Steve Nero were sworn into office.  Trustees Johnik-Guzzo and Liddle are returning to serv...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 6, 2023

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 6, 2023

Last year, the U.S. introduced 988 as the new Suicide & Crisis Lifeline phone number. The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline offers 24/7 call, text, and chat access to trained crisis counselors w...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: May 5, 2023

BNSF Crossing At Cass Closed During Improvements Starting May 19

Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: May 5, 2023

BNSF has scheduled work on the railroad crossing at Cass Avenue beginning Friday morning, May 19.  The work is expected to take 9 days and the crossing is scheduled to reopen in the afternoon of Saturd...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: March 7, 2023

Special Olympics Cop On A Rooftop Fundraiser May 19

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: March 7, 2023

The Westmont Police Department and Dunkin’ will once again participate in the annual Cop on a Rooftop program. This year’s event is scheduled for Friday, May 19, 5 a.m. to Noon at partici...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 13, 2023

Fire Dept. Hosts 100th Anniversary Pancake Breakfast May 20

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 13, 2023; UPDATED: May 18, 2023

In celebration of their 100th Anniversary in 2023, the Westmont Fire Department is hosting a pancake breakfast on Saturday, May 20, from 9 a.m. to Noon at the Fire & Poli...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: March 6, 2023

Paper Shred Event for Special Olympics May 20

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: March 6, 2023

The Westmont Police Department, partnering with local business Docu-Shred, will co-host a paper shredding event to benefit Special Olympics Illinois.  The event is scheduled for Saturday, May 20, 20...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2023

2023-2024 Village Budget Presentation

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: April 14, 2023

At a special Budget Workshop meeting held on Thursday, April 13, Finance Director Jamie Cunningham and Assistant Village Manager Spencer Parker reviewed the proposed village budget for 2023-2024 with the vi...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: March 22, 2023

Steering Wheel Locks Available Through Police Department

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: March 22, 2023

To assist Westmont residents with specific Hyundai and Kia vehicles that have recently become a target of theft, the Westmont Police Department is distributing free steering wheel locks.  ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: April 4, 2023

Fire Department Safety Update

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: April 4, 2023

The Westmont Fire Department wants to share some safety tips for our citizens to keep in mind.

May Is National Child Passenger Safety Month

  • Buckle all children ages 12 and younger seated in the back s...
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General Press Releases
Posted on: March 7, 2023

Spring Window Mural Program To Feature The Theme “Kindness”

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: March 7, 2023    

The Spring Window Mural Program will feature the theme of “Kindness”.  “This has been a very successful program,” said...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2023

Call 811 JULIE Before You Dig

Westmont, Illinois – Date Issued: March 23, 2023

April Is National Safe Digging Month and JULIE, Joint Utility Locating Information for Excavators, wants to remind everyone to call 811 before you dig or do any excavation of any kind.  JULIE, Inc. ...

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General Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Property Improvement Projects May Require A Permit

Home Improvement Permit

Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: January 9, 2023

With the start of a new year, many people will set goals and begin to make plans to update their homes and businesses.  The Village appreciates these updates and wants to be sure they are done in ...

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