Posts by: Mark Thoman

The Township regrets that, due to a positive COVID case in the building during a meeting in November, until further notice Board of Trustee meetings will be held electronically and will be open to the public via Zoom only. We’ve been very careful all year: we come to work, we go home, we don’t go […]

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

Date: Thursday, November 12th, 2020

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

When: 7:30 pm

View and download the meeting agenda.

Zoom Information:
Board of Trustees Meeting Thursday, November 12th, 7:30 – 8:30pm
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341!

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Despite the lousy weather, volunteers came through again and helped deliver 341 five pack boxes of frozen meals, with water, crackers, and fruit cups, to senior residents of Downers grove Township.

The 1,705 meals for October brings out total for the program to just over 10,000 nutritionally balanced meals delivered to our senior residents.

We don’t […]

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Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) are announcing COVID-19 resurgence mitigations will be implemented in Region 7 (Will and Kankakee counties) and Region 8 (Kane and DuPage counties), beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, October 23, 2020. Both regions are seeing a 7-day rolling average test positivity rate of 8 percent […]

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Five Pack Frozen Meals available to seniors citizens 60 or over is on for Thursday October 22nd! This has been a very popular and successful event in cooperation with the DuPage Senior Citizens Council.

REGISTER now through Monday October 19th at Noon. PICK UP is Thursday October 22nd from 9am-11am at the south entrance […]

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Tuesday November 3, 2020 has been declared a state holiday. Township offices will be closed Tuesday November 3, 2020 for this declared state holiday.

Sec. 2B-10. Election Day State holiday. Notwithstanding any other provision of State law to the contrary, November 3, 2020 shall be a State holiday known as 2020 General Election Day and […]

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345!

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Our biggest 5 meal freezer pack event yet! We’ve received confirmation we can do it again in October so stay tuned. Since we began this program working with DuPage Senior Citizen Council, we’ve distributed over 6,700 nutritious, balanced meals – each with water, fruit cups, and crackers. We love our seniors who sign up for […]

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We’ve gotten more than a few phone calls regarding letters that are landing this week regarding the Green Energy Program. The letters give the accurate info, and the question is: Is this legit?

YES, this is for real.

The Board of Trustees unanimously agreed to try this new program for two […]

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Local magazine Downers Grove published an informative article about our cemeteries.

These had fallen into neglect. Former Supervisor Frank Wurster made the commitment to clear the overgrown bushes and garbage trees, fix the headstones, and begin regular maintenance.

Our many thanks for spreading the word on this Township asset!

https://issuu.com/downersgrovemagazine/docs/dgm_september2020/38

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The 9/17 meeting will be available on Zoom. The meeting starts at 7:30.
If you have a public comment, you may email it to me at mark.thoman@dgtownship.com and I’ll read it into the public comment portion of the meeting. Keep any comments to three minutes or less.

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Out Annual Car Care Checkup Clinic for vehicles has been scrubbed for this year due to COVID concerns for both attendees and volunteers. We’re understanding yet disappointed it’s come to this, but we’ll be back with this very popular event next year!

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An 8-day blood drive is being coordinated at multiple locations across DuPage County from 9/20 to 9/27.  Those interested are requested to follow the instructions on the website and schedule a donation appointment at one of the locations listed:

Sunday, 9/20, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm:  Addison Township Office Event […]

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Bird’s Eye View

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Every so often our friend and senior supporter Robert Petranek stops by with his drone and snaps off some aerial views of the Township Center for us.

We’ll be working on pouring the finish coat of the floor this week, if the rain lets us, and then on to the exterior walls next week. We’ve […]

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Five Pack Frozen Meals available to seniors citizens 60 or over is on for Thursday September 24th! This has been a very popular and successful event in cooperation with the DuPage Senior Citizens Council.

REGISTER now through Monday September 21st at Noon. PICK UP is Thursday September 24th from 9am-11am at the south entrance to the Township […]

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305!

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Here at Downers Grove Township, on the way to 305 seniors receiving five packs of frozen dinners, with water, fruit, crackers, and our thanks for participating! DuPage Senior Citizens Council has already green lighted a September pick up, and we’ll have the dates and details up as soon as we can!

The crane in the background […]

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