Posts by: Mark Thoman

With plans approved by the Village of Downers Grove, the Township Multi-use Senior Center project has been issued a Construction Permit and will begin the active phase of construction ASAP.

Supervisor Mark Thoman notes: “The issuance of the Construction Permit bring years of prep and months of planning, engineering, and design effort to a point […]

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Township offices Closed Memorial Day , Monday May 25th. The FISH Food and Clothing Pantry is normally also closed on this holiday.

HOWEVER, due to the food pantry being open only one day a week during the quarantine, FISH Food Pantry will be open Tuesday May 26th from 9-11am (normal hours) to distribute food to those […]

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

When: 7:30pm, Thursday, May 21st, 2020 Where: Meeting Room – 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove, IL Agenda will be posted HERE at least 48 hours in advance. At this time we only have minutes and monthly audit of […]

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It’s on until 11am people. If you signed up drive on by and get your five packs of delicious frozen meals!

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The Township is pleased to announce Groot will once again begin collecting bulk items, construction and demolition debris, white goods and e-waste effective May 11th.   We will continue to ask residents placing out bagged garbage to make sure it is sealed/tie off.

This program is for Groot customers in unincorporated areas of Downers Grove Township.

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Contact Information: County Treasurer’s Office: (630) 407-5900

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Late Fees Waived for Property Taxpayers Impacted by COVID-19

The DuPage County Board voted today to authorize the County Treasurer to waive late fees on property tax payments for taxpayers who can demonstrate financial hardship due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Interest penalties for late […]

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

Date: Thursday, April 16th, 2020

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

When: 7:30 pm.

NOTE: Public attendance is discouraged due to COVID-19 concerns. Public comments mail to clerk@dgtownship.com or supervisor@dgtownship.com for inclusion in the meeting.

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Supervisor’s Note: This is an outstanding example of how non-profit organizations reach out to help each other, to help those in need. These two call to actions, for food and funding for the 50 year young FISH Food and Clothing Pantry, provide not only a bridge over troubled waters for our most vulnerable citizens, but […]

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Call4Calm Text Line Established

Call4Calm: The Illinois Department of Human Services’ Mental Health Division has launched a free emotional support text line, Call4Calm, for Illinois residents experiencing stress and mental health issues related to COVID-19. Once a resident sends a text to the hotline, within 24 hours they will receive a call from a counselor […]

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Groot Update 4/7

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In an effort to protect their employees at Groot’s Material Recovery Facility (MRF), and assist the effort to continue to provide curbside recycling, they have produced the following PSA.  As you will see in the attached Groot is asking those households that have the virus to bag their recycling and throw it in with the garbage.  We […]

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FISH Pantry UPDATE 3/30

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The “drive up” is open to give food to those in need and accept food from those in deed! Open on Monday from 9am to 11am. Donate online at www.downersgrovefish.org.

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UPDATE: The Annual Town Meeting is required by state law. The meeting will remain scheduled unless and until such a time as the Township receives guidance otherwise. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation on this matter.

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LEGAL NOTICE/ PUBLIC NOTICE

The Downers Grove Township will receive sealed bids for “THE TOWNSHIP CENTER – RE-BID”; at The Downers Grove Township Administration Center located at 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove. Work is to start on or around Monday, April 20, 2020.

General Building Contractors are invited to bid. Bids are due […]

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Many grocers are setting aside time specifically for our senior citizens, who are considered higher risk of becoming infected with the COVID-19 virus. This list is as accurate as we can get for local area stores.

Aldi – Darien, Downers Grove, and Westmont locations are open normal hours from 9am to 7pm. We don’t know […]

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