Prevention of falls among older persons – The Vintage Times

Falls are a serious problem for older persons that can cause severe injuries, leading to disability and loss of independence. A discussion about the risk factors of falls and how older adults can reduce their risk of falling is presented on the […]

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Officer Angie Wilhelmi teaches D.A.R.E. to 5th grade students at Gower Middle School. The township values partnerships such as this that psychic impact our community.

 

 

 

 

Congratulations Officer Angie Wilhelmi from the Burr Ridge Police Department. She was recently honored by the Illinois State DARE Officers Association as having […]

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Did you know?

On January 26, 2015 By

The Downers Grove Township consists of all or part of the unincorporated areas of the following towns: Burr Ridge, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont, Willowbrook and Woodridge.

Highway Department
Downers Grove Township

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On January 26, 2015 By

It takes our crew eight weeks to do an average brush pickup in the unincorporated areas.

Highway Department
Downers Grove Township

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The following minutes were added to the website.

Minutes – 12/04/2014

Click here to see a listing of all the Board Meeting agendas and minutes.

Laura Hois
Township Clerk
Phone: (630) 719-6613
Fax: (630) 719-6608

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Winter Activities and Socialization for Older Adults

Socialization and physical activities play an important role in maintaining a good quality of life as we age. Research has shown that people who maintain close friendships and are physically active, live longer and are healthier than those who become isolated. Social engagement and physical activities may stimulate […]

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Beware of Online Scams

On January 20, 2015 By

Beware of Online Scams

Scammers use email, online ads, pop ups, and search results to trick consumers into sending them money and personal information. The Illinois Attorney General issues the following information about online scams:

Internet and commercial online services provide a valuable new information source for consumers. However, the information superhighway is still […]

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Share Your Memories with Younger Generations

As we age, many of us like to look back at events that occurred during our younger years. We like to reminisce, make connections with past experiences, and reflect upon friendships and relationships. Reminiscing allows us to sort out and pull together events and achieve a sense of purpose […]

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Cancer treatment can lead to a variety of physical side effects that may make normal daily activities difficult. Physical therapy may help relieve many of these conditions. A discussion about the importance of physical therapy during and following cancer treatment is presented on the Vintage Times, a local cable television program for older persons.

“Cancer […]

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On January 19, 2015 By

The Downers Grove Township provides a Prescription Drug Savings Program w/a Coast2CoastRX Card.

Supervisor’s Office
Downers Grove Township

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On January 14, 2015 By

One reason many addicts started to use drugs was because they felt stressed? The Township’s Life Skills teachers incorporate a lesson on how to meditate to 8th graders, as a healthy way to manage their stress.

Human Services Department
Downers Grove Township

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The following agenda was added to the website.
Agenda – 01/15/2015

Click here to see a listing of all the Board Meeting agendas and minutes.

Laura Hois
Township Clerk
Phone: (630) 719-6613
Fax: (630) 719-6608

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The Township Board Meeting will be held at the Township office, as follows:

Date: January 15th, 2015

Where: Meeting Room – 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove, IL

When: 7:30 pm

View and download the meeting agenda.

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Our offices will be closed in observance of M. Luther King Day on Monday, January 19th, 2015.

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Please take a moment to read our newest township newsletter for winter 2014-2015.

Frank Wurster
Supervisor
Email: frank.wurster@dgtownship.com
Phone: 630-719-6600

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Office Closed – New Years Holiday

On December 29, 2014 By

Our offices will be closed in observance of the New Years Holiday on Thursday, January 1st & Friday, January 2nd, 2015.

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Offices Closed – New Years Eve

On December 24, 2014 By

Our offices will be closed in observance of New Years Eve on Wednesday, December 31st, 2014.

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Make Your Way in Manufacturing (MYWay) is a 10-week program available to eligible 18-21 year olds who live in DuPage County. The program consists of 4 weeks of paid job readiness workshops, an OSHA 10 Hour General Industry Outreach Certificate, and a 6-week paid internship in the manufacturing field.

Do you live in DuPage County? […]

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Offices Closed – Christmas

On December 17, 2014 By

Our offices will be closed in observance of Christmas from Wednesday, December 24th to Friday, December 26th, 2014.

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Downers Grove Township was recognized by the Township of Illinois Officials for it’s outstanding “Information Superhighway”, also known as it’s website, at it’s annual conference. Deputy Supervisor Christina West, attended the conference held on November 11, 2014, and accepted the award on behalf of the township.

This was the 18th year TOI held a contest […]

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