Posted on: August 16, 2017

Romeoville Wins Fourth Award for Economic Development

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Romeoville once again finds itself the winner of an Edie award, which is presented by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Illinois Economic Development Association (IEDA). The Edies honor outstanding economic development projects co...

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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.
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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...

Economic Development Awards

Posted on: October 11, 2017

Bee Brothers Restaurant to Occupy Former Applebee’s Location

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The former home of Applebee’s on Weber Road is getting a new tenant: Bee Brothers restaurant. A family restaurant serving breakfast and lunch, Bee Brothers will be the first foray into the restaurant business for the young ownership group, who also run El...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: October 12, 2017

La Tortuga Feliz Aims to Please with Mexican Cuisine

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New businesses keep cropping up in Romeoville and La Tortuga Feliz is the latest to bring their offerings to the community. Located at 330 S. Budler Road, near the corner of Budler & Airport, La Tortuga Feliz, translated as “the happy turtle,” special...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Laser Products Industries Unveils Remodeled Training Academy

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Laser Products Industries (LPI), which manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and woodworking industries, officially cut the ribbon on their remodeled training academy on October 1, 2017. The 2,000 square foot space has six se...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Romeoville and Lewis University Partner for Future Corridor Improvements

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Big improvements are on the way for Route 53 near Lewis University. The section of the road, which will soon be known as Flyer’s Corridor, will benefit from a joint partnership between Lewis and the Village of Romeoville.

The Hitchcock Design Group has bee...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 8, 2017

Amazon Holds Official Grand Opening at Romeoville Fulfillment Center

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In September, Amazon opened a 750,000 square foot fulfillment center in Romeoville, which employs over 1,000 people. This week, they had their official grand opening, with a warm reception by state, county, and village officials alike. The Grand Opening h...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2017

New Toyota Dealership Motoring into Romeoville

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The vacant 5.8 acre site at the southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle will soon be home to the new Romeoville Toyota, operated by Thomas Toyota.  On June 7th, officials held the ground breaking for the 46,000 sf state-of-the art d...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Romeoville Exhibits a New Business in Town

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The Village of Romeoville welcomed another new business to the community in June 2017: Metro Exhibit Corporation. For over 30 years, Metro Exhibit has worked with companies large and small to help bring branding and messaging to life.

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 30, 2016

ARYZTA Celebrates Opening of Distribution Center

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ARYZTA®, the third largest global baking company, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 30, 2016 to commemorate the grand opening of its distribution center in Romeoville. The 193,000 sq. ft. facility adds to ARYZTA’s presence in Romeov...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 8, 2016

METRO EXHIBIT CORPORATION MOVES TO ROMEOVILLE

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Investing in new real estate has always been a tell-tale sign of a growing business and that's just what Metro Exhibit Corporation (MEC) has done by purchasing a building and moving their corporate headquarters into the new space at 1308 Marquette Dr.

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 9, 2016

HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS COMING TO ROMEOVILLE

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Romeoville continues to bring in numerous new businesses each year which have helped the community generate an average of over 1,000 jobs annually for the last five years. The most recent announcements include Amazon and Blain's Farm and Fleet, which tog...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 26, 2016

AMAZON OPENS NEW SITE IN ROMEOVILLE

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The Village of Romeoville and Amazon.com announced plans for a new fulfillment center in Romeoville, Illinois. Amazon employees at the more than 750,000 square-foot fulfillment center will pick, pack and ship large items to customers such as big-screen te...Read on...

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...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 1, 2016

FARM & FLEET

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An official ribbon cutting ceremony was held October 12th to welcome Blain’s Farm & Fleet to their new Romeoville location at 451 S. Weber Rd. The 122,000 square foot building is the company’s 38th store and the first in Will County. This location emp...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

FRANCONI'S GROCERY/FAT RICKY'S RESTAURANT

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Construction is underway on the 10,000 s.f. restaurant/retail building at the southwest corner of IL Route 53 and Phelps Ave. in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center in Uptown Square. The project is expected to be completed by the end o...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 1, 2016

THOMAS TOYOTA

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Thomas Toyota will be at the Southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle. The dealership will include a 46,000 square foot state-of-the-art building with a showroom, sales and service areas. Construction is expected to begin this Fall.Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

PRESENCE HEALTH

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A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on October 12, 2016 to welcome Presence Senior Health Pavilion and Family Immediate Care Center to the community. It is located on a 2.7 acre outlot, just north of Firestone and in front of Sam’s Club at Romeoville Cross...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 4, 2016

SPRINGS AT WEBER ROAD

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Continental Properties has acquired 18.5 acres from U.S. Bank for the development of a 292-unit “Class A” apartment community at the back end of Rose Plaza located at the northwest corner of Weber Road and Renwick Road. Site construction is underway and t...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights

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...

Additional Info... Education Highlights

Posted on: August 28, 2017

Pickleball Open Gym

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Stop by the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center and play some pickleball! Play for free during the month of September. See full details below.

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Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center Events
Posted on: July 24, 2017

Upcoming Events at the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center

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Check out the upcoming events at the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center by clicking here!

Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center Events

Posted on: March 21, 2017

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. Electronic Recycling

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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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

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Now Accepting Applications for Part-Time Firefighter/ Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s

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The Romeoville Fire Department is now accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s.

Romeoville is a combination 3-station municipal fire department about 25 miles southwest of Chicago. Part-time personnel work 12 or ...

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Fire Department

Posted on: October 12, 2017

La Tortuga Feliz Aims to Please with Mexican Cuisine

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New businesses keep cropping up in Romeoville and La Tortuga Feliz is the latest to bring their offerings to the community. Located at 330 S. Budler Road, near the corner of Budler & Airport, La Tortuga Feliz, translated as “the happy turtle...

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Highlights
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Romeoville Offering Free Senior Programming

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The Romeoville Parks and Recreation Department has a variety of free upcoming classes for senior citizens. To view all classes, click here.

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Highlights
Posted on: October 14, 2017

Stop by the Village Equipment Auction for a Deal on Surplus Gear

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The Village of Romeoville will be holding a Village Equipment Auction on Saturday, October 21st at 9 a.m. at the REMA Building at 195 South Budler Road. All sales will be final and must be paid for in cash or certified check. The auction will be held rain...

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Highlights
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Romeoville to Host Monthly Photo Contest

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The Village of Romeoville is excited to introduce a new photo contest, “Picture This, Romeoville!” The contest encourages residents to go around town and snap photos that follow the monthly themes. There will be one winner each month w...

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Highlights
Posted on: April 4, 2017

New Development Projects

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

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Highlights

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Party in Pink™ - October 20th

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Bring your friends to the inaugural Party in Pink at the Recreation Center! From 6:30-8:30 pm we will be hosting a Dance Party to raise money for breast cancer. Suggested donation is $15 per person. Wear pink and dance the night away to support a great ca...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Romeoville's 7th Annual Costume & Cocktail Party

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Please join us for the 7th Annual Costume Party Fundraiser! This 21 and over event includes a costume contest with cash prizes, DJ, heavy appetizers, cocktails, 50/50, raffles and photographer. Tickets are $20 per person (includes cocktails and appetizers...

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Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Trick-or-Treat with us at Halloween Fest!

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Join the Romeoville Recreation Department and the Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, October 27 from 5:30-8:30pm at Village Park (900 W.Romeo Rd.) for the 2017 Halloween Fest.

FREE spine-tingling activities include a trick or treat trail, craft...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events

Posted on: October 18, 2017

What's Going On at the Rec This Week?

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What's Going On This Week?

Activities at the Recreation Center from October 18-25!

UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE REC CENTER

Session 2 Fall Program Registration Is Ending Soon!   Check out the Fall Brochure     Online Registration...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: October 16, 2017

We're Hiring!

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We're Hiring at the Rec Department!

Positions are open at the Recreation Department - Stop in to apply at 900 W. Romeo Road! 1. Before and After School CareAre you interested in making an impact on the youth in our community? The Romeoville Recrea...

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Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Youth Art Classes

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UPCOMING YOUTH ART PROGRAMS

Mouse Paint Begins 10/18 (Ages 2 to 4)

Join us each week as we read a different story about colors and then follow with a one of a kind custom art piece related to the story we just read.   Please wear old clothes that c...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Youth Spanish Classes at the Rec

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UPCOMING YOUTH LANGUAGE PROGRAMS

I Speak Spanish! Begins 10/28 (Ages 3 to 6)

Did you know that young children learn language naturally and much more easily than older children and adults? Introduce your child to the Spanish language in this Spanish immersio...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Party in Pink™ - October 20th

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Bring your friends to the inaugural Party in Pink at the Recreation Center! From 6:30-8:30 pm we will be hosting a Dance Party to raise money for breast cancer. Suggested donation is $15 per person. Wear pink and dance the night away to support a great ca...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Trick-or-Treat with us at Halloween Fest!

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Join the Romeoville Recreation Department and the Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, October 27 from 6-9pm at Village Park (900 W.Romeo Rd.) for the 2017 Halloween Fest.

FREE spine-tingling activities include a trick or treat trail, craft area,...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Romeoville's 7th Annual Costume & Cocktail Party

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Please join us for the 7th Annual Costume Party Fundraiser! This 21 and over event includes a costume contest with cash prizes, DJ, heavy appetizers, cocktails, 50/50, raffles and photographer. Tickets are $20 per person (includes cocktails and appetizers...

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Parks & Recreation - Spotlight

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Safety Town

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The Romeoville Police Department offers several classes free of charge, that are designed to teach and promote safety to our local youth. For information on Safety Town or to request a class listed below, please call the Romeoville Community Oriented Poli...Read on...

Police Department Highlights

Posted on: May 8, 2017

2016 Water Quality Report Now Available

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To see how Romeoville's water quality compares with established federal and state drinking standards, click hereclick here

The Village of Romeoville’s drinking water quality report details the results of the Village’s water quality monitoring and testing p...

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To view the Water Quality Report, click here. Public Works Department Highlights
Posted on: March 21, 2017

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

Posted on: September 27, 2017

Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events

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The Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce hosts monthly luncheons with guest speakers, Business After Hours networking events and Ribbon Cutting ceremonies for new businesses. Check out the upcoming events for this month!

OCTOBER 10The Romeoville Area Chambe...

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Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Senior Information

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Romeoville is committed to providing the best possible service to our senior citizens. To find out more information on programs and services click here.

Seniors

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Utility Bill Payments. EASIER THAN EVER!

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Did you know that Village of Romeoville utility bills can now be paid using our new automated phone system? Convenient and FREE —Available 24/7 by calling Toll  Free: 844-835-2613. Please have your account # on hand. Payments Types Accepted: Chec...

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Utility Bill Payments

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Veterans Commission Fundraiser

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Help the Veterans Commission raise money for the scholarship fund! Treat the family to dinner at Culver's or end the night with a tasty dessert! Culver's will donate 20% of the orders placed by supporters (print the flyer and present at time of purchase.)...

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Print the flyer here to receive discount. Veterans

Posted on: October 18, 2017

Bee Brothers Restaurant to Occupy Former Applebee’s Location

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The former home of Applebee’s on Weber Road is getting a new tenant: Bee Brothers restaurant. A family restaurant serving breakfast and lunch, Bee Brothers will be the first foray into the restaurant business for the young ownership group, who also run El...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: October 15, 2017

Romeoville Halloween Happenings

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Check out the Halloween themed events happening throughout town this month!

White Oak Library’s Halloween Family Fun PartyThursday, October 19, 2017, 6:30-7:30 p.m.White Oak Library, 201 Normantown RoadOh yes, it’s time for another awesome Halloween Party ...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: October 14, 2017

Village of Romeoville Trick or Treat Hours

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Trick or Treat Hours for the Village of Romeoville are from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31st.

Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: October 3, 2017

ComEd to Perform Routine Tree Trimming

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Trees and branches that interfere with power lines can create safety hazards and cause power outages. Preventative tree maintenance helps avoid power outages. Within the next few months, ComEd will trim trees that interfere with power lines in the area. I...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Yard Waste Pick-Up Begins April 3rd through November

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Yard waste pickup will begin the Week of April 3rd and runs through the end of November. Place yard waste in kraft paper bags, which can be purchased at local retail stores. Small quantities of sod will be collected provided it's placed in kraft ...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: February 15, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered 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. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Romeoville Reinvestment Program

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At the Village Board meeting on May 4, 2016, the Romeoville Reinvestment Program was approved. The program provides incentives to homeowners who substantially reinvest in their home and to help local home based businesses expand into commercial districts.

Click here for more information. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: March 17, 2017

MetroNet: Frequently Asked Questions

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MetroNet has begun construction of our 100% fiber optic network in various neighborhoods.  During construction, they will be accessing the utility easement located on your property.  We understand you may have questions about the constru...

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Village Miscellaneous