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Unincorporated residents who are enrolled in Groot refuse services will see their rates increase April 1, 2021. This is a planned increase of the current agreement. 10% discounted Senior Rate continues where indicated.

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We’ve been getting a lot of calls about where and when. We don’t know, we’re waiting just like you.
HOWEVER, the Illinois Department of Public Health finally came up with a list of vaccine locations HERE: https://coronavirus.illinois.gov/s/vaccination-location

We’ll try and keep this updated. If you know an elderly or non-computer senior […]

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The following locations are providing free tax preparation help for seniors. Please keep in mind that space and tax aides are limited due to Covid 19 restrictions. These are on a first come first serve basis (or other criteria depending on the sites). These are the only approved locations for AARP Tax Preparation Services this […]

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“SECURITY UPDATE! Please be on high alert for a fraudulent text circulating to update your driver’s license for EDES. This text is FRAUD. There is no action required. IDES will never request personal information via text.” 

For more information…

Federal Trade Commission
FTC.gov/phishing

Identity Theft Hotline
https://www.illinoisattorneygeneral.gov/consumers/hotline.html

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The Township Board Meeting has been rescheduled back one week and will be held at the Township office, as follows:

Date: Thursday, 02/25/21

Where: Zoom Meeting unless otherwise noted.
We do not anticipate being open at this time, but things could change. If allowed, the regular Meeting Room – 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove, IL […]

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Elaine Furjanic of Community Adult Day Center, with Supervisor Mark Thoman.

Supervisor Mark Thoman: “We here at the Township were very pleased to be able to use part of our CARES Act funding to help Community Adult Day Center. Like many nonprofits, COVID hammered CADC with unexpected additional costs. Helping them get through 2020 and […]

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At this time the Township Board Meeting will be held on-line via Zoom.

Details as follows:
Date: Thursday, 01/21/21
Where: On-line via Zoom
Meeting Room where it originates: 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove, IL
When: On-line opens at 7:15pm. Meeting begins 7:30 pm.
At this time the meeting is closed […]

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Survey QR Code

We’re looking for YOUR input on how to best utilize our nearly finished Township Multipurpose Senior Center.

Please fill out our 5 minute “senior” survey and let us know how you think the space should be utilized and for what purposes you would attend. Please complete the survey so we can include […]

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Hope’s Front Door Executive Director Janelle RObinson with Supervisor Thoman

Hope’s Front Door thanks Downers Grove Township and Mark Thoman, Supervisor, for their support through a CARES Act reimbursement grant to cover some of the 2020 COVID-19 related increases in community services. The $19,900 grant will help Hope’s Front […]

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The Illinois Department of Public Health has put together a SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Planning Guide. You can access this information here:
https://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19/vaccine-faq

The IDPH also has a downloadable FAQ on their most up to date information that you can download here:

COVID-19-Vaccine-FAQDownload

This information can change, so stay up to date by […]

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The Township Board Meeting will be held electronically via Zoom, as follows:

Topic: December Electronic Board of Trustee Meeting
Time: Dec 17, 2020 07:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86020023668?pwd=VlZuRndDZnRab2ZJTGFHb0pKMm9Udz09

Meeting ID: 860 2002 3668
Passcode: a8Ky3H

Join by phone via Google meet   Phone Number: (US)+1 601-688-3168

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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.

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The Township offices will be closed in observance of Veteran’s Day on November 11th, 2020.

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341!

On By

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

Date: Thursday, October 15h, 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, October 15?7:30 – 8:30pm
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