Posted on: February 22, 2018

Lyons Township High School Safety Concerns Address

Lyons Township High School staff, the Western Springs Police Department and the La Grange Police Department have been working together to investigate recent safety concerns that were brought to our attention. This information has been thoroughly reviewed ...

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Community News
Posted on: February 16, 2018

Lead and Copper Service Line Survey

In January 2017, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency amended the Illinois Environmental Protection Act to include a mandate for operator of community water systems in the State of Illinois to create a comprehensive service line inventory. This in...

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Community News
Posted on: January 31, 2018

From the Village President

Dear Neighbors,

  You may recall in May 2017, the Board of Trustees voted to temporarily opt-out of the Cook County Ordinances regarding minimum wage and paid sick leave which took effect on July 1st. The Board did this for two reasons: first, a s...

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Community News
Posted on: February 16, 2018

Refuse/Recycling Collection is Not Affected by the Presidents Day Holiday

Residents are reminded that the collection of refuse/recycling is not affected by the Presidents Day holiday. The collection will take place as regularly scheduled.  

2018 Holiday Refuse Pickup Schedule Community News
Posted on: February 16, 2018

Ice Dams

Ice Dam Season is upon us. Even though the ice has melted temporarily, this ice damning “101” can help explain the variety of causes and guide you toward solving the problem. For more information please view the Ice Dam Article.  

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Community News
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294) Expansion Project - Preliminary Project Coordination Memo

The memo linked below was sent by the Illinois Tollway to the Village of Western Springs. The memo focuses on the the Central Ti-State Tollway (I-294) Expansion Project and how it will directly affect Western Springs. The Village will continue posting upd...

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Community News
Posted on: January 9, 2018

Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294) Expansion Project - BNSF Bridge Replacement Memo/Attachments

The memo linked below was sent by the Illinois Tollway to the Village of Western Springs. The memo focuses on the purpose, scope, and answers to the Village's concerns related to the replacement of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) bridge prior to t...

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Community News
Posted on: September 29, 2017

2017 Styrofoam Collection Pilot Program

Beginning October 7th, the Village of Western Springs, with the Green Team of The First Congregational Church of Western Springs, and Dart Container Corporation will hold a 6 month pilot program for Styrofoam collection at the Grand Avenue Community Cente...

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Community News
Posted on: January 30, 2018

Western Springs Park District Chili Cook-Off

The Western Springs Park District is sponsoring a Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, February 24, from 12:00-3:00 pm. For more information visit WS Parks or call 708-246-4225.  

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Community News

Posted on: December 8, 2017

East Train Platform: Winter Construction Shutdown and Pedestrian Access

East Platform Winter Pedestrian Access

The East Train Platform construction project will be shutting down for the winter on, December 12, 2017. The contractor will begin re-opening some parking locations  and use of the train platforms between Lawn Avenue and Wolf Road for Metra commu...

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East Platform Winter Pedestrian Access East Train Platform Reconstruction

Posted on: January 31, 2018

Minimum Wage and Paid Sick Leave

Dear Neighbors,

  You may recall in May 2017, the Board of Trustees voted to temporarily opt-out of the Cook County Ordinances regarding minimum wage and paid sick leave which took effect on July 1st. The Board did this for two reasons: first, a s...

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From the Village President

Posted on: February 12, 2018

ComED Tree Trimming: 55th Street to Plainfield Road, West of Wolf Road

ComED Vegetation Management - Spring 2018

ComEd intends to perform vegetation management activities on distribution circuits in Western Springs during the spring of 2018.  Work will occur  on circuits located immediately south of 55th Street and west of Wolf Road.

ComED will pro...

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Municipal Services

Posted on: December 28, 2017

Zumba! Zumba! Zumba!

Experience this exciting class of grooving to the beats of Latin, Caribbean, and music from around the world with Zumba.  It is an exhilarating, effective, and easy-to-follow dance fitness program for all levels and no dance experience is require...

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Registration Form... Recreation

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Cancelled - Rose/Garden Resident Meeting on February 27, 2018

The resident meeting scheduled for February 27, 2018 has been cancelled. Staff was informed by residents that the private contractors  delayed in providing estimates due to the snow storms. A new date for the meeting will be announced for early M...

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Rose/Garden Water Services Project
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Next Rose/Garden Resident Meeting - February 27, 2018

The next resident meeting for the Rose/Garden water service project will take place on February 27, 2018 at 6:00PM. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the quotes obtained by private contractors for interior/exterior water services between the home a...

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Rose/Garden Water Services Project
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Next Meeting and Unique Plumbing Quotes Update

The next resident meeting will occur on Thursday, January 25, 2017 at 6:00 PM at Village Hall. The purpose of the meeting will be to answer any questions residents may have on the Unique Plumbing quotes and their affect on the public portion of the projec...

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Rose/Garden Water Services Project
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Review of October 12th Public Meeting

Staff would like to thank everyone for attending the meeting last night and providing your comments and input. We relies on the participation demonstrated last night when moving forward with a project of this size and scope. The FAQ will be an evolving do...

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Rose/Garden Water Services Project