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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Set to Break Ground

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As more and more people travel to Romeoville, be it for college graduations, sports tournaments, or business related travel, the demand for overnight accommodations rises. The new Holiday Inn Express and Suites is looking to address that need. Ground will...

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Posted on: July 26, 2018

Weber Road and Route 53 Corridor Continues to See More Business Development

Dog Haus Joes Newsflash

Progress continues for two new commercial developments in Romeoville: the Dog Haus restaurant and Joe’s Beverage Warehouse liquor store. Concept plans for Dog Haus were reviewed at the last board meeting and recommendations were made to the comp...

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Community Development Department
Posted on: July 18, 2018

New Romeoville Animal Control Shelter Opens

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The lost animals of Romeoville now have a little more space to roam with the opening of the new animal control shelter on Anderson Drive. The new facility has nine kennels, two of which are larger to accommodate bigger breeds. All kennels have individual ...

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Community Development Department

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Romeoville Receives 4th Consecutive Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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The Village of Romeoville is once again the recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2017 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

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Economic Development Awards
Posted on: April 25, 2017

Romeoville Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Romeoville has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended 2016. T...

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Economic Development Awards
Posted on: June 22, 2016

ROMEOVILLE RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE IN FINANCIAL REPORTING

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February 2016 - The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has, once again, been awarded to the Village of Romeoville. The award was given by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) to the Village of Romeoville for th...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 26, 2016

2015 EDIE AWARD WINNER

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The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has recognized Romeoville's Magid Glove and Safety for the 2015 award for economic development and job creation.
"This is the third time that a Romeoville project has received this award. We are honored that business...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 27, 2016

ROMEOVILLE ACCEPTS 2014 AWARD FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN ILLINOIS

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On June 26, 2014, Mayor Noak and representatives from Peacock Engineering accepted the 2014 Edie Award given by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes significant economic development projects that included the Peacock Engineering expansio...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 27, 2016

2009 EDIE AWARD

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Kimberly-Clark received the 2009 Edie Award by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and Illinois Economic Development Association for their 750,000-square-foot distribution center in the ProLogis Park 55 Development in Romeoville.

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Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 27, 2016

GOLD MEDAL WINNER

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The Village of Romeoville Wins Gold Medal as Highest Performing Economic Development Organization for Communities 25,001 to 100,000 in Population in 2012/2013. The Village of Romeoville has been named the gold winner in the High Performance Economic Devel...Read on...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Rainmakers Irrigation is Welcomed to Romeoville

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Rainmakers Irrigation & Maintenance was officially welcomed to Romeoville on Thursday, August 2.They are located at 42 E. Montrose, which is just across the street from Metal Monkey Brewery. They install and service irrigation systems, offer backflow ...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 21, 2018

Studio 20 Dance Academy Opens in Romeoville

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Studio 20 Dance Academy has been in the Romeoville area for 14 years, but have now put down roots right here in town. Help them celebrate their grand opening of their new studio at 174 Highpoint Drive inside the Creative Arts Center.

“We are glad this awar...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 23, 2018

Tramco Pump Comes to Romeoville

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Tramco Pump Company, established in 1924, specializes in manufacturing, distributing, and repairing pumps and related equipment for the industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Now, all that specialization is headquartered in Romeoville. The mayor...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 22, 2018

Deer Crossing Park Adds Concessions and Restrooms

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Prior to the first concert of the season, Mayor John Noak, elected officials, and other village staff officially opened the Deer Crossing Park concession stand and restroom facility.

“This new building puts the finishing touches on a great outdoor venue,” ...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: April 5, 2018

New Office Space Coming to Romeoville

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Ground was recently broken on the third building in the Offices at Windham Lakes (OWL) development. It was an unseasonably cold and windy day, but a little cold can’t stop progress.“This new building will attract even more jobs to Romeoville,” explained M...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Gets Final Approval

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At the March 21st Village Board meeting, the Board gave final approval for the new Holiday Inn Express and Suites. The hotel will be a four story, 96 room building with meeting space.

“Each year, hundreds of thousands of visitors come to Romeoville,” point...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: February 22, 2018

Laser Products Celebrates Two Global Milestones

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Laser Products Industries (LPI) recently announced that the company has reached two important corporate milestones with global sales of its digital measuring systems topping 5,000 lasers and simultaneously reaching a record 3,000 customers.“Laser Products...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Magid Glove & Safety Manufacturing Co. to Install Midwest’s Largest Rooftop Solar Project

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Magid Glove & Safety Manufacturing Company is pleased to announce that they will be going solar. Magid has spent the better part of three years researching how a solar array on their facility could help drive down operating expenses while at the same ...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: September 12, 2016

VALLEY VIEW RELOCATES ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

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At the September 7th Village Board meeting, the Board approved a special use permit to allow the vacant commercial building site at 801 Normantown Road to be developed into the Valley View 365U Community School District Administration Center. Valley View ...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 9, 2016

ROMEOVILLE ADDS OVER $200 MILLION IN DEVELOPMENT AND ANNEXES 77 ACRES

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Development in Romeoville is stronger than ever as evidenced by Wednesday night's Village Board meeting. Village officials reviewed 60,000 square feet of Commercial with a total investment of $21 million and 1.33 million square feet of Industrial with a t...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

Lewis University and Nanophase Collaborate on Nanotechnology Research

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In 2012, Nanophase Technologies Corporation entered into a collaboration to investigate aspects of engineered nanoparticle dispersions in polishing applications. Jess Jankowski, President & CEO commented Nanophase approached Lewis University for its ...Read on...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Pickleball Is Back!

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Stop by the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center and play some pickleball! See full details below.

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Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center Events

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Village Board Reduces Tax Rate for the 2018-19 Budget Year

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The Village Board once again passed a balanced budget. The fiscal 2018-19 budget is nearly $103 million, a $6.8 million decrease from last year.The Village continues to provide a healthy fund balance, which has contributed to Village’s strong bond rating....

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Finance Department
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Romeoville Receives 4th Consecutive Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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The Village of Romeoville is once again the recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2017 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

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Finance Department
Posted on: August 1, 2016

Romeoville Receives Bond Rating Upgrade from Fitch

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Favorable revenue framework, moderate fixed costs and long-term liability burden, and demonstrated financial resilience during economic downturns, results in Romeoville receiving an increased Bond Rating by Fitch Ratings. This is the second agency in the ...Read on...

Finance Department

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Now Accepting Applications for Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only

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The Village of Romeoville, population approximately 40,000, currently seeks certified applicants for the position of Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only. Shifts are typically 0600-1800, 1800-0600. Note: This is not a full time posi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Now Accepting Applications for Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only

RFD

The Village of Romeoville, population approximately 40,000, currently seeks certified applicants for the position of Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only. Shifts are typically 0600-1800, 1800-0600. Note: This is not a full time posi...

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Fire Department
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Friday Night with Fire Prevention

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During Fire Prevention Week, spend Friday Night with Fire Prevention at Deer Crossing Park. This FREE event includes many family-oriented activities.

  • Touch-a-truck
  • Helicopter landing
  • Fire extinguisher training
  • Safety quiz with raffle prizes provided by Blain&...
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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Romeoville Offers Assistance in Planting Parkway Trees

Tree Program Newsflash

Each year, the village offers a Parkway Tree Replacement Program. The program is part of the village’s effort to beautify the community. The village will contribute $75.00 of the cost of the tree.  The program is intended to assist resi...

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Highlights
Posted on: September 18, 2018

Romeoville Recognizes Veterans and Service Members with New Banner Program

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Romeoville is offering a new way to remember, honor, or thank a veteran in your life. The Veteran & Service Member Banner Program is a $45, 24” x 62” double-sided vinyl banner that will be displayed on the light poles in front of V...

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Highlights
Posted on: April 4, 2017

New Development Projects as of September 10, 2018

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To view a Prezi presentation of projects click HERETo view a PDF version of projects click HERE

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Joliet Junior College

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The Romeoville campus added 49,000 square feet to the campus in 2017. Important facts about Joliet Junior College: • Nation’s first public community college • Enrollment has grown 45 percent in the last 10 years. • Nea...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Lewis University

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Lewis is a dynamic, coeducational, comprehensive, Catholic university with a richly diverse student body, including traditional-aged students and adults of all ages. Inspired by its Catholic and Lasallian heritage, Lewis University offers a values-centere...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Zumba Party FUNdraiser

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FRIENDS DON’T LET FRIENDS FIGHT ALONE
Party in Pink™ is a global movement dedicated to raising funds for the fight against breast cancer. Through Zumbathon™ charity events hosted by licensed Zumba® instructors, we cele...
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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Shop the Autumn Color Craft Show!

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12th Annual Autumn Colors Craft Show

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 AT THE RECREATION CENTER (900 W. ROMEO RD.)FROM 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Shop ‘til you drop! There will be 100 booths including, hand crafts, candles, jewelry, crochet, embroidery, floral ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Spooktacular Halloween Fest

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Monsters, Ghouls, and Goblins... OH MY! 

 

Join us for a haunting good time trick or treating all night. The spooky fun includes a thrilling costume contest, inflatables, a children's entertainer, a faBOOlous craft, a pumpkin patch, music,...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Communication/Confidence Class for 6-12 year olds

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Your child will learn so much in this class! Got Communication and Confidence Workshop - NEW for ages 6 to 12 years at the Rec Center. $23.00/R-$34.00/NR from 7:00pm-8:00pm on 11/30 (Friday) http://www.romeoville.org/973/Early-Childhood-Youth

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Before & After School Care

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The Village of Romeoville Parks & Recreation is in two Romeoville schools to assist in the supervision of children before and after school.

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Fall Athletic Programs

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Community Basketball (Grades K-12) begins in October and ends in March 2019

Fall Baseball League (6-8 yrs.) begins in September and ends in October

14 Different Types of Gymnastics classes (ages 1-16 yrs.)

3 Taekwondo Classes (ages 5+ yrs.) & 4 http://ww...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Holiday Happenings at the Rec Department!

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Do you love the holiday season? Check out our holiday programs at the Recreation Department for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas!

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs

News Flash

Posted on: September 4, 2018

Zumba Party FUNdraiser

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FRIENDS DON’T LET FRIENDS FIGHT ALONE
Party in Pink™ is a global movement dedicated to raising funds for the fight against breast cancer. Through Zumbathon™ charity events hosted by licensed Zumba® instructors, we celebrate and honor our friends and family...
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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 30, 2018

Shop the Autumn Color Craft Show!

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12th Annual Autumn Colors Craft Show

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 AT THE RECREATION CENTER (900 W. ROMEO RD.)FROM 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Shop ‘til you drop! There will be 100 booths including, hand crafts, candles, jewelry, crochet, embroidery, floral arrangemen...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 29, 2018

Spooktacular Halloween Fest

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Monsters, Ghouls, and Goblins... OH MY! 

 

Join us for a haunting good time trick or treating all night. The spooky fun includes a thrilling costume contest, inflatables, a children's entertainer, a faBOOlous craft, a pumpkin patch, music,...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Creative Play Preschool

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The Romeoville Recreation Department's Creative Play Preschool provides children with the opportunity to participate in activities which develop them socially, emotionally, and intellectually into a self-assured child.

Classes are designed to encourage chi...

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Additional Info... Preschool
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Creme de la Creme

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The foundation of Crème de la Crème is the environment we create within our physical buildings, because it is the design of our building that allows the curriculum and our teachers to maximize your child's potential. As you search for the finest in early ...

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Additional Info... Preschool

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Public Works Department Highlights

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Rasmussen College

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Rasmussen College offers undergraduate programs in Health Science, Business, Justice, Nursing, Technology and Design. Important facts about Rasmussen College: • Rasmussen College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. • College offers...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Metra Parking Lot to be Expanded - Fall 2018

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The Romeoville Metra station opened in Feb. 2018 and almost immediately filled up with eager commuters. The lot will be expanded to include an additional 160 spaces. The parking lot will be completed by Fall 2018.

Permit parking will be assigned to those c...

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Transportation

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Satellite Office Hours with State Representative Natalie Manley

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State Representative Natalie Manley will hold satellite office hours the third Monday of each month at Romeoville Village Hall from 10:30-11:30 a.m. The next meeting is Monday, October 15th. Representative Manley encourages constituents to come discuss on...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: September 20, 2018

Romeoville Celebrates Big Anniversaries for Irene King Elementary, Golden Agers Club

Golden Agers Newsflash

The latest Village Board Meeting took on a celebratory tone as two great community members were recognized for their longevity.

Irene King Elementary School, formerly called Ridge View Elementary, recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. They held a party...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Romeoville Makes Sustainable Energy a Priority, Waives Fees

Solar Newsflash

Romeoville continues its commitment with the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Greenest Region Compact, to work towards solving environmental sustainability issues of global importance at the local level.  As such, changes were made to the Village Ordin...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: January 16, 2018

ComEd Smart Meters

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ComEd has begun to install smart meters in Romeoville homes. With a ComEd smart meter, you can manage your energy usage to help you save money. 

For more information on what a smart meter is, the benefits of a smart meter, installation schedules a...

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