Posted on: May 22, 2017

Summer Hours for Village Hall & Community Development Department

Business hours for Village Hall and Community Development will change for the summer season beginning Monday, May 22. Hours will be Monday-Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday from 7:30 a.m. to noon. These hours will be in effect until Tuesday, Septe...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

State Minimum Wage Bill Passes House and Senate

The minimum wage bill has passed the House and Senate and is now sitting on Governor Rauner’s desk. Village President Gallagher has sent a letter to Governor Rauner asking for his support to a state-wide solution on the issues of minimum wage an...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

O'Hare Fly Quiet Runway Rotation Program

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) has announced that it will be conducting a 12 week O’Hare Fly Quiet Runway Rotation Program beginning on April 30,  2017. This is an approved program of the Federal Aviation Administration. The F...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294) Expansion Project

Complete a Survey—The Illinois Tollway is offering an opportunity for you to improve your future travel on the Central Tri-State (I-294) by completing a quick five minute survey about your travel habits along the Central Tri-State corridor. This...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

Construction Notice

East Platform Construction Notice

The Village of Western Springs will be reconstructing the East Train Platforms, between Wolf Road and Lawn Avenue beginning June 1, 2017.

During construction, the platforms will be inaccessible and riders most load and unload from the train west of Lawn Av...

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Construction Notice (.PDF)

Posted on: June 22, 2017

Fire Department Announces the Passing of Lt. Richard Jacobson

Lieutenant Jacobson has battled ALS since being diagnosed in 2011 with the courage and dignity reserved for true heroes. His battle ended Tuesday June 20, 2017.  Lieutenant Jacobson was appointed in 2005 and remained involved and on the active ro...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Hope to Cope With Extreme Heat Conditions

Western Springs Emergency Management would like to remind residents to be cautious when extreme heat conditions exist and avoid dehydration. Helpful resources for coping with extreme heat conditions are available through these links:

Hot Weather Tips and E...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Proper Mulching of Parkway Trees

Mulching is one of the most beneficial practices a homeowner can use for better tree health. The proper use of  mulch zones around new trees are extremely helpful in protecting the young plant from mowers, string trimmers and other threats.&n...

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Additional Information at mortonarb.org
Posted on: May 31, 2017

2017 NPDES Long Term CSO Control Plan, NOI and Annual Facilities Report Now Online

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit, requires the Village is to annually file its Notice of Intent and Annual Facilities Report for public view. Also updated is the Long Term CSO Control Plan Progress Report. 

The reports can be...

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

East Train Platform - Construction Notice

East Platform Construction Notice

The Village of Western Springs will be reconstructing the East Train Platforms, between Wolf Road and Lawn Avenue beginning June 1, 2017.

During construction, the platforms will be inaccessible and riders most load and unload from the train west of Lawn Av...

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Construction Notice (.PDF)

Posted on: May 25, 2017

Register NOW for Western Springs Summer Lacrosse!

Come and join us for some summertime lacrosse. We have camps for both girls and boys; they are a great way to try out lacrosse for beginners or keep your lacrosse skills up.  Have fun playing lacrosse with your friends and meet new friends. Our c...

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Registration form...
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Check out the Recreation's new Facebook page!!

"Like Us" and "Follow Us" on our new Facebook page!  Get notifications on new programs, special events and other Recreation news.

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Posted on: May 16, 2017

Summer Soccer Training Camp

Run by Soccer Made in America, this camp is offered for three sessions and for all skills levels; it is designed to teach players proper technical skills while enjoying playing soccer. Professional clinicians will provide five consecutive half-day session...

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Online registration...

Posted on: June 23, 2017

2017 Roadway Program - Construction Update and Golf Cart Information

Construction Progress Update

The underground contractor has completed all sewer work included in Phase 1 of the project.  Phase 2, the reconstruction of the east lane of both Howard and Harvey, has been delayed until the week of July 10, 2017. &am...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

2017 Roadway Program - Sewer Installation Update

Construction Update

The contractor has completed the major sewer work on the 4000 block of Harvey Avenue.  They will continue north today to work on various sanitary and drainage structures.  Residents of Howard Avenue (47th-48th) should ...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

2017 Roadway Program - Start Date Delayed

The start date for the 2017 Roadway Program has been delayed until June 5, 2017.  The contractor plans to begin underground sewer work at the corner of 41st Street and Harvey Avenue.  Access to Harvey Avenue will remain open for the majo...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

2017 Roadway Program - Official Schedule and Updates

Project Schedule

The official project schedule has been received from G&M Cement.  The schedule may change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances during construction.  The schedule is as follow:

May 30th - June 16th: All sewer work...

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