News Flash

Posted on: August 12, 2020

ComEd Power Disruption to Well #4

Yesterday afternoon beginning at approximately 4:15 pm, the Village experienced a lengthy power outage at Well #4, and as a result the well is currently offline. The ComEd power disruption and subsequent surge may have caused electrical damage to Village-...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Storm Damage - Parkway Tree Branch Pickup

Residents who have tree branches and downed limbs from private or public trees may place their branches onto the parkway for Public Works to pickup and chip. You do not need to call the Village to notify us of branch pickup. Crews are canvasing the entire...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Wednesday, August 12: Hillgrove Avenue Closure - Howard to Linden

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Update 08/11/20: Due to road and water main installation work occurring on Clausen Avenue, the detour route has been extended one block east to Linden Avenue. The road closure area currently extends between Linden Avenue and Howard Avenue on Hillgrove Ave...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

The Grand/Burlington Electric Vehicle Charging Station Is Online

The Village is excited to announce that the new electric vehicle station at the northwest corner of Burlington Avenue and Central Avenue is live for public use. The ChargePoint station is classified as a Level 2 commercial station which has the ability to...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Clausen Avenue Roadway Improvement Project

Prospect Ave

The 2020 Clausen Avenue Roadway and Water Main Improvement project is scheduled to begin on July 29, 2020 weather permitting. The project includes the installation of a new 8” water main, concrete reconstruction of the roadway, and Americans wit...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Community Blood Drives on August 20

Two local hospitals will be holding Blood Drives on Thursday, August 20

La Grange: 

AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center La Grange will be hosting a Blood Drive on Thursday, August 20 from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm. Donations will take place in the mobile...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

It's Not Too Early to Register to Vote & Request a Mail-in Ballot

Now is the time to make sure you are registered to vote, or to request a ballot for the General Election on November 3.

According to the Cook County Clerk’s Office, due to COVID-19 all 2020 General Election voters are encouraged to cast a ballot ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

COVID-19 Information Update

The Village would like to share information regarding case numbers in our area reported by the Illinois Department of Public Health, and contact tracing efforts by the Cook County Department of Public Health.

Data by Zip Code:

Some residents have expressed ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Board Meeting Statements from President Gallagher Now Online

Residents can now read statements delivered by President Gallagher at the Board meetings, on the Village website. 

Go to: https://wsprings.com/573/Presidents-Statements-to-the-Board to read the most recent public health statement from the July 27 ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Prospect Avenue Project Begins June 22

Prospect Ave

The 2020 Prospect Avenue Improvement project is scheduled to begin on June 22, 2020, weather permitting. The project includes the installation of a new storm sewer, concrete reconstruction of the roadway, green infrastructure improvements, and Americans w...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Rave Alert and Smart911 - Register today!

The Village has migrated from the Code Red emergency notification system, to Rave Alert and Smart911. Registration is required for anyone who lives/works in Western Springs, and users can customize the types of messages they’d like to receive. P...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Vehicle Sticker Renewal - deadline for no penalty is May 30

Using the information received in the mail in March, residents can purchase stickers online. Residents can also complete the fillable PDF forms (for vehicle stickers and pet licenses ) print and return them with payment to Village Hall, by mail, or using ...

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