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Posted on: May 31, 2020

Metra Suspends Service on Monday, June 1

The Metra website reports that all service will be suspended on Monday, June 1: 

"For the safety of the public and our employees, and because of municipal travel restrictions that are limiting the ability of our workers to reach job sites, Me...

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Community News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Styrofoam Recycling Cancelled

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Monthly Styrofoam collection at the Recreation Center is cancelled until further notice. 

In the meantime, residents wishing to recycle Styrofoam can take it to Dart Container Corp at 310 North Evergreen Drive in North Aurora. For more information...

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Community News
Posted on: May 22, 2020

Welcome to the Village of Western Springs’ New Service Request System

Dude Solutions Asset Essentials

Beginning May 22, 2020 the Village will be implementing a new, simplified online service request system. The new service request system is a cloud and mapping based interface to allow residents to more easily submit non-emergency service requests to the V...

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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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Community News
Posted on: April 10, 2020

Garden Mulch No Longer Available

The Village’s mulch delivery program has concluded for the 2020 season. 

A limited amount of mulch is still available at the Public Works Yard (1440 Hillgrove) on a self-serve basis. Public Works staff are not able to provide assistance....

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Community News
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Governor Announces Updates to Restore Illinois Plan

This week Governor Pritzker announced updates to Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois Plan, which will allow restaurants to resume operations with outdoor only seating. This is expected to include distancing requirements and health measures for both restaurant...

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Community News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Reminder: Construction/Lawn Equipment and Excessive Noise Guidelines

As the weather improves and many residents continue to be at home more than usual, please be a good neighbor and adhere to the following noise guidelines:

Construction and Lawn Equipment: 

The Village limits the use of heavy construction and lawn m...

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Community News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Rave Alert and Smart911 - Register today!

The Village is migrating from the current 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 re...

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Community News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Census 2020 - it's not too late!

It’s not too late - there’s still time to be counted!

Western Springs has the #1 Census 2020 response rate in Lyons Township, but if your household is one of the 20% that has not yet responded, there’s still time! 

In ...

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Community News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

WSPD Invites Public Comment Ahead of Re-accreditation

The Western Springs Police Department’s accreditation assessment team invites public comment ahead of the upcoming re-accreditation process. 

For more information, you can read the public notice here.

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Community News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Changes to LRS Refuse and Recycling Services

As an essential service to the public, LRS intends to continue to provide weekly pickup, as scheduled. They are, however, making changes to waste and recycling collection to reduce the risk to their drivers.  As a result, the collection of bulk i...

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Community News
Posted on: May 6, 2020

Governor Pritzker Announces "Restore Illinois"

Governor Pritzker unveiled ’Restore Illinois’, a phased plan to reopen Illinois by region.The five-phase plan recognizes the impact  COVID-19 has had on different regions of Illinois as well as regional variations in hospital ...

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Community News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

2020 Roadway Projects

An interactive 2020 Roadway Projects map is now available on the Village website. Go to the  Roadway Construction page of the Village website, and scroll down to "Roadway Projects" for more information.  

Update (4/2/20):&nb...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

WSPD Reminder: Governor's Order and Plans for Phase 3

After weeks of businesses being closed and having to stay in our homes, we are all very excited at the prospect of venturing out and returning to some of our pre-quarantine activities, especially during this upcoming Memorial Day weekend.

Although this is ...

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Law Enforcement Services
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Join the Neighbors by Ring App

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The Western Springs Police Detective Division is excited to be joining the Neighbors by Ring app to reduce crime in our community. The Neighbors by Ring app also allows the user to see ’something share, something’ directly with Western...

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Law Enforcement Services

News Flash

Posted on: May 22, 2020

Welcome to the Village of Western Springs’ New Service Request System

Dude Solutions Asset Essentials

Beginning May 22, 2020 the Village will be implementing a new, simplified online service request system. The new service request system is a cloud and mapping based interface to allow residents to more easily submit non-emergency service requests to the V...

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Dude Solutions Citizen Portal Municipal Services
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Block Party Applications On Hold Until Further Notice

Due to COVID-19 and current social restrictions in place by the State of Illinois, the Village will not be accepting or issuing any block party approvals at this time. Village staff will continue to monitor guidance from the State and its health organizat...

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Municipal Services

News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2020

Summer Recreation Program Update - 5/24/20

Summer Program Update

The DCEO and IDPH released guidelines today for day camps, youth sports, tennis and others on May 24th. Staff will be modifying our programs this upcoming week to fall within the guidelines. We will continue to update the public on th...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Summer Recreation Program Update - 5/22

Additional information about our summer Recreation Programs has been posted on our web site.

Additional Info... Recreation
Posted on: May 10, 2020

Recreation Commission meeting on May 13th

The Recreation Commission will be holding its May meeting on Wednesday, May 13th at 3 PM via Zoom.  See the agenda for further details.

Additional Info... Recreation
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Summer Recreation Program Information

We have added new information on our website about how the Recreation Department is going about planning for resuming activities and programs.


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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Programs cancelled, facilities closed through June 8th

Due to the extension of the stay at home order through May 31st by Governor Pritzker, we will be cancelling all of our in-person programs during this time.  Our facilities will remained closed and will tentatively re-open on Monday, June 8th. The...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 20, 2020

2020 Prospect and Clausen - Resident Meeting Videos are Available Online

The recordings for the 2020 Clausen Avenue and 2020 Prospect Avenue Public Meetings are now available at the links below :

The videos above, PDFs for both pres...

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Road Construction Projects