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Tornado Impacted Area

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Dear Downers Grove Township Unincorporated Residents

Re: Tornado Impacted Area

For all those affected in unincorporated Downers Grove Township by Sunday’s tornado, the Township is working diligently with DuPage County to assist affected residents. All roads should be cleared by the end of the week. In addition, Com Ed has reported all electricity is back […]

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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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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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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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Effective Immediately, Monday, 3/23 the following has been sent to all customers in unincorporated Downers Grove Township.

March 22, 2020 Municipal Customers RE: COVID-19 Update

Dear Valued Customers,

In order to protect the health and welfare of our employees along with keeping our customers and public safe, effective March 23, 2020 we […]

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The second year of the Groot refuse contract extension begins April 1, 2020. This program covers single family residences in unincorporated Downers Grove Township only. The planned increases are as indicated here:

The Unlimited Program, which most residents have, will increase 60¢, from $20.16 to $20.76 per month.
The Fixed/Limited Program will increase 55¢ from […]

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Unincorporated are residents participating in the Groot refuse service will be entering Year Two of the Township’s three year contract beginning April 1, 2017. February 2016 marked the beginning of the three year contract with Groot Industries Inc. to provide unincorporated residents of Downers Grove Township with competitively priced refuse service. There are four options […]

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Groot Refuse Sticker Locations

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Residents can purchase Groot refuse stickers for unincorporated Downers Grove Township at the following locations:

Jewel #3097 – 1148 Ogden Avenue, Downers Grove IL 60515

Jewel #3047 – 6215 Main Street, Downers Grove IL 60515

Jewel #3062 – 2317 75th Street, Woodridge IL 60517

Downers Grove Twp […]

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Beginning April 1, 2016, Groot Industries will be the ONLY contracted waste hauler for the Unincorporated areas of Downers Grove Township.

If you plan on using Groot’s services, you must contact your current waste hauler to cancel your current services. Any questions about Groot’s garbage collection policies, please call 1-888-485-0900.


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