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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Tuesday Topics, from President Gallagher

This week: Well #5 update, leaf collection, Drug Take Back Day, and more ...

Read the current issue of Tuesday Topics. Previous issues can be found here.  

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Community News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Autumn Leaf Pick-Up Begins October 18

The Public Works Department will be collecting leaves beginning October 18, and they need your help to ensure that leaf pickup is safe and efficient: 

• Only leaves may be raked into the gutter - no branches, lawn clippings, flowers, or pumpkins*&...

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Community News
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Maintenance on Spring Rock Park Elevated Tank to Begin

Update: 10/8/2021

Phase I of maintenance to the elevated water tank at Spring Rock Park will begin the week of October 11. To prepare, the contents of the tank will be isolated and drained beginning Monday, October 11. Phase I is estimated to last approxim...

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Community News
Posted on: September 27, 2021

Hillgrove Avenue Closure: Prospect Avenue to Public Works Facility

As part of the Illinois Tollway’s reconstruction of the BNSF bridge, the Illinois Tollway is coordinating local watermain replacement and sewer work, as well as sidewalks and lighting, with the Village of Western Springs. This work began October...

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Community News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Metra 2022 Proposed Budget and Public Hearings

Metra is proposing a $900 million budget for 2022 with no fare increase and a new 3-zone, $6 Day Pass. The budget makes conservative assumptions about ridership growth but funds the restoration of service to pre-pandemic levels. To incentivize short trips...

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Community News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Western Springs Police Arrest Two Men for Firearms on School Grounds

The WSPD arrested two men for possession of firearms on school grounds, following an incident at LT South Campus on Saturday afternoon. The media release can be found here, and below:

 

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Community News

News Flash

Posted on: November 2, 2020

New Smoke Detector Law in Illinois

A new law regarding smoke detectors has been passed in Illinois. The new law requires Illinois residents to replace their smoke detectors with the type that has a long-term, 10-year sealed battery.

By the end of 2022, single and multi-family homes that are...

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Illinois Fire Safety Alliance Fire & EMS

News Flash

Posted on: January 19, 2021

Tuesday Topics from President Gallagher

This week: Well #5 update, leaf collection, Drug Take Back Day, and more ...

Read the current issue of Tuesday Topics. Previous issues can be found here.  

 

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From the Village President

News Flash

Posted on: October 4, 2021

Western Springs Police Arrest Two Men for Firearms on School Grounds

Western Springs Police Arrest Two Men for Firearms on School Grounds

The WSPD arrested two men for possession of firearms on school grounds, following an incident at LT South Campus on Saturday afternoon. The media release can be found here, and below:

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Law Enforcement Services

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Halloween Hoopla 10/28

The Village of Western Spring Recreation Department's Halloween Hoopla is scheduled for October 28th from 4:30-6:30.  Visit https://wsprings.com/recreation for detailed information.  Register here.

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Recreation

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