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Downers Grove Township is pleased to announce we are cooperatively working on proactive suicide prevention as a participating stakeholder of the Youth in Crisis Coalition.
According to the CDC, suicide completion rates have surged to a 30-year high in America. As of 2016, the fastest rising age group for suicide completions are adolescents 10-14 […]Continue Reading →
On Saturday morning, May 19, Downers Grove Township held a brief Armed Forces Day ceremony for the over two hundred veterans, stretching back to The War of 1812, at Oak Crest and Oak Hill Township Cemeteries.
The Township Cemetery Foundation honored the veterans resting here with a boulder monument dedicated to the five branches of […]Continue Reading →
The third year of the Groot refuse contract begins April 1, 2018. The planned increases are as follows.
The Unlimited Program, which most residents have, will increase 59¢ (59 cents), from $19.57 to $20.16 per month.
The Fixed/Limited Program will increase .53¢ (53 cents) from $17.77 to $18.30 per month.
The Sticker Program […]
By Denise Freese Dec. 18, 2017
This article appeared in the Suburban Life News SD Edition of December 13-19, 2017
The Downers Grove Township is a local government group that does a terrific job promoting important educational opportunities for students through partnerships and social activities. Recognizing the valuable impact of these opportunities, St. Mary of […]Continue Reading →
Improved workspace lighting saves money!
On November 10th and 11th while offices were closed, Downers Grove Township switched out 35 year old failing fluorescent fixtures to new LED panels all across the main floor. Almost 100 new LED light panels reduce eye strain on employees, and drastically reduce power consumption. Reduced power consumption leads to […]Continue Reading →
On Thursday, September 21, 2017 the DG Township Board of Trustees unanimously approved a Resolution opposing a proposed asphalt batching facility at 9900 S. Rt.83, in the SE corner of unincorporated DG Township. The Resolution can be found here.
Township Supervisor Mark Thoman, who spoke against the proposed facility at the DuPage County ZBA […]Continue Reading →
From Supervisor Mark Thoman: “The Village of Downers Grove revised their Zoning Ordinance and created a new INP-1 class of properties that applies to us. In order to bring our location in line with the new zoning classification, we are voluntarily petitioning the Village to consolidate our five contiguous properties and rezone them to a […]Continue Reading →
Township Supervisor Mark Thoman will accept applicant resumes with cover letters for a Township Trustee vacancy on the Board of Trustees that occurred effective September 1, 2017. Interested residents should mail, email, or drop off a resume and cover letter on or before 4:30pm on Friday September 29, 2017. No applicants will be […]Continue Reading →
On Saturday, September 23th, 2016, from 8:00 am to 11:00 am, the Downers Grove Township S.A.L.T. council (Seniors & Lawmen Together) will hold its Fourth Annual Senior Car Care Safety and Car Fit Clinic.
This event is FREE to older residents of Downers Grove Township. It will be held at the Westmont South Fire Station, […]Continue Reading →
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