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.
- Possible Flood Insurance Savings for Unincorporated Resident Homeowners – DuPage County Receives CRS Rating from FEMA October 9, 2018 DuPage County Receives CRS Rating from FEMA For the first time, DuPage County earned a rating in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Community Rating System (CRS) program that can save unincorporated residents up to 20 percent on their flood insurance. The Community Rating System (CRS) program credits government agencies for efforts that go above and beyond standard ...
- Electronics Recycling Every Third Saturday April 11, 2018 Highway Garage features “Drive Thru” Drop-Off Downers Grove Township Highway Department, in cooperation with AVA E-Recycling of Addison IL, offers all Township residents recycling for electronics hardware products every third Saturday from 8am to noon at the Highway Garage located at 318 East Quincy Street, Westmont IL 60559. This service is very convenient. On-site employees will ...
- Did You Know? – Downers Grove Township houses the Fish Food Pantry… December 18, 2017 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.
- Did You Know? – A host of statistics suggests that American children are experiencing stress… December 4, 2017 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 further information about ...
- Did You Know? – An AARP Smart Driver Course will be held on.. December 2, 2017 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 ...
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4340 Prince Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
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