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On Saturday, June 16th a Community Meeting took place at the Woodridge Public Library hosted by State Representative David Olsen. The panel of Assessors included: Downers Grove Township, Gregory Boltz, Lisle Township, John Trowbridge and DuPage Township, Jean Kelly. The following is their presentation on how to understand and appeal your property tax bill.
Please join State Representative DAVID S. OLSEN and Downers Grove Township Assessor Greg Boltz, Lisle Township Assessor John Trowbridge and DuPage Township Assessor Jean Kelly to learn about the process for determining your property taxes and how to appeal if you believe you are being over-assessed.
Because space is limited, RSVPs are appreciated. To RSVP, […]Continue Reading →
The 2017 tax bills will be mailed Friday, April 27th, 2018 by the DuPage County Treasurer. Tax bill payments are due June 1st & August 31st, 2018.
The assessed values and tax bill amounts listed in the Parcel Search reflect the final 2017 assessments, tax rates and tax bill amounts. Payment deadline to avoid […]Continue Reading →
Who is eligible?
To qualify you must:
establish age, ownership and residency, by applying for the Senior Homestead Exemption (which requires you to be age 65 by December 31st of the assessment year for which the application is made). have a total household income (before deductions) of $55,000 or less for the calendar year […]Continue Reading →
Parcel data and values updated on Wednesday, March 21st, 2018.
The 2017 assessments include the Supervisor of Assessments equalization factor of 1.0478. The assessments displayed are the FINAL 2017 ASSESSED VALUES, which include Board of Review decisions, as well as Township, County and State equalization.
The Board of Review will mail the 2017 decision notices […]Continue Reading →
Downers Grove Township houses the Fish Food Pantry within our building. This non-profit organization provides much needed food and clothing and has been in existence for almost 48 years, 32 of those years at the township.Continue Reading →
A host of statistics suggests that American children are experiencing stress at new levels: suicides among adolescents have quadrupled since the 1950s; only 36 percent of 7th graders agreed with the statement “I am happy with my life;” http://www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/how-stress-affects-your-child/
Middle School students are offered stress management lessons by our Life Skills Teachers. For […]
An AARP Smart Driver Course will be held on Saturday February 11, 2017, 8am – 4pm at the township office. Drivers age 50 or older will learn defensive driving techniques, safe driving strategies, new traffic laws, and rules of the road. Participants will qualify for a discount on their car insurance. Lunch is provided. Call […]Continue Reading →
Since 1985 the Downers Grove Township has been the caretaker of Oak Hill/Oak Crest Cemeteries. Oak Hill and Oak Crest cemeteries are located between Maple Avenue and Howard Street, in unincorporated Downers Grove, and Lisle Township.Continue Reading →
The 2017 assessments are now available on our Parcel Search. The 2017 assessments include the Supervisor of Assessments equalization factor of 1.0478. This assessment is subject to future County and State equalization. After publication a property owner has 30 days to file an appeal with the DuPage County Board of Review. The deadline […]Continue Reading →
Founded in 1946 and with a current staff of 3350, one of the country’s premier research labs, Argonne National Laboratories, is in Downers Grove Township.Continue Reading →
The 2017 assessments will be available on our Parcel Search on Tuesday, October 31st, 2017. The 2017 assessments include the Supervisor of Assessments equalization factor of 1.0478. This assessment is subject to future County and State equalization. After publication a property owner has 30 days to file an appeal with the DuPage County […]Continue Reading →
Downers Grove Township employs Human Services staff and a Case Worker who can provide information, resources, assistance (if qualified), connections, collaborations and education for youth and help for seniors. For more information on our programs, visit our website at www.dgtownship.com or call us at (630) 719.6610.Continue Reading →
Thank you to all our neighbors who came out to the forum this past Saturday at the DG Public Library. It was an honor to meet each of you. We hope our presentation was helpful.
Below please find a copy of our presentation for those who were unable to attend.Continue Reading →
Advance Health Care Directives are written, legal instructions that enable you to express how you want to be treated if you are seriously ill and unable to speak for yourself. A Living Will describes the type and extent of medical treatment that you desire for end-of-life medical care. A Durable Power of Attorney for Health […]Continue Reading →
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