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The April 2021 edition of the industry magazine for the American Public Works Association features an article covering the history and construction of the new Township Center building. We’re pleased and honored to be featured in this magazine.

You can read about it here: https://apwa.partica.online/reporter/april-2021/flipbook/82/

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Friday March 19, 2021 the Township Center was dedicated in a brief ceremony. With a ribbon cutting, speakers included FISH board chair John Aguzimo, Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors board chair Robert Petranek, and Township Supervisor Mark Thoman.

FISH Chair Aguzimo spoke of how the new pantry space comes at a critical time for […]

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TIMKEN FOUNDATION AWARDS $19,000 GRANT TO DOWNERS GROVE TOWNSHIP FOR SENIOR CENTER

Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors, (a fundraising organization for Downers Grove Township) recently received a direct grant award from the Timken Foundation of Canton, a company with local roots in the community via Lovejoy, a local manufacturing subsidiary located in Downers Grove.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Downers Grove Township will hold a dedication ceremony for the newly built Township Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4341 Saratoga Ave., Downers Grove.  The dedication will take place on March 19th at 10am.

The project is a Township multi-purpose Senior Center featuring the Downers Grove FISH Food and Clothing Pantry.  Work […]

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Effective today, February 10, 2021, we’ve passed all inspections and have been issued a Temporary Occupancy Permit so we can begin loading in the FISH Pantry and other interior items into 4341 Saratoga, the Township Multi Purpose Senior Center! We still have some interior add-in work to do, like spin up our internet access. Our […]

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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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Friends for Downers grove Township Seniors Board Chair Robert Petranek sent over some drone shots of the project so far. This week, most of the steel supporting the first floor is installed, Next week the prestressed concrete panels arrive for installation of the ground level subfloor, foundation insulation goes in, and the big hole gets […]

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We’ve added a new section to our Transparency Page for the Township Multi-use Senior Center. There you’ll find information related to the project: Documents, Audited Monthly Bills, Daily Reports (some with pictures), and Photos & Videos.

We’ll try and keep this updated as we go so the public can follow our progress and see […]

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On Friday, June 5th, 2020, Downers Grove Township broke ground on its long-planned Township Multi-purpose Senior Center. The project is located immediately next door to the existing Township offices located at 4340 Prince, Downers Grove IL.

Attending the brief ceremony were over representatives of the non-profit volunteer groups and educational institutions that will make […]

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LEGAL NOTICE/ PUBLIC NOTICE

The Downers Grove Township will receive sealed bids for “The Township Center”, at The Downers Grove Township Administration Center located at 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove.  Work is to start on or around Monday, March 2, 2020.

General Building Contractors are invited to bid.  Bidding opens 8:30am local time, Thursday, January […]

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The Township Center

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The initial rendering of the Downers Grove Township Center. It’s a new building that will be sited immediately west of the existing Township Offices building.

DG Township is not just Downers Grove, it’s the SE portion of DuPage County, serving over 147,000 residents and covering nine communities.

The Township Center project is designed for senior, […]

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On Tuesday September 17, 2019 the Village of Downers Grove unanimously approved a Redevelopment Agreement with Downers Grove Township. The RDA applies a portion of available Ogden Avenue TIF dollars to the proposed facility project the Township has been working towards for the last three years, which is located within the Ogden Avenue TIF District. […]

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