The Downers Grove Township Highway Department maintains approximately 70 miles of roadway in the unincorporated areas of Downers Grove Township. The Highway Department has typically had the lowest cost per mile for maintenance of the nine townships in DuPage County.
- Did You Know? – Downers Grove Township launched its’ peer jury program… March 27, 2017 Downers Grove Township launched its’ peer jury program in November 2000 with one site and fifty jurors. Since that time, the program has expanded to three sites and anywhere from 175 to 225 trained jurors who are high school students. For more information about our peer jury program, you can visit our website. You can ...
- Did You Know? – It takes our crew 4 hours to plow… March 20, 2017 It takes our crew 4 hours to plow our unincorporated streets 1 time, making 2 passes during a snow storm. If you have questions, please contact our Highway Department at (630) 719-6625.
- Did You Know? – In 1835, Dexter Stanley, son of John Stanley… March 13, 2017 In 1835, Dexter Stanley, son of John Stanley, bought a large acreage of land at Belmont and Maple. On this land is where “Oak Hill” got its start. The first burial there on the Stanley Cemetery was Luther Farrar, son-in-law of Dexter Stanley, husband of Emaline Stanley Farrar back in 1836. If you have questions, ...
- Annual Town Meeting – April 11, 2017 March 6, 2017 The Downers Grove Township Annual Town Meeting (ATM) will take place on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m., doors open 6:15 p.m. advance check-in required at Ashyana Banquets, 1620 75th Street, Downers Grove, Illinois 60516 for the transaction of business of the Township. Legal notice and publication of ATM agenda will be made after ...
- Did You Know? – The Downers Grove Township Assessors Office in 2015… March 6, 2017 The Downers Grove Township Assessors Office in 2015 we received 1,602 assessment appeals due to the general assessment year. In a general assessment year, each of our 58,000 parcels are reevaluated. In 2014 the number of appeals filed was 786. If you have questions, please contact our Assessor’s Office at (630) 719-6630.
About the Highway Commissioner
Fight the Bite
4340 Prince Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Main (630) 719-6600
Mon - Fri, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm