Posted on: June 22, 2016



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...

Posted on: May 26, 2016


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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...

Posted on: May 27, 2016


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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...

Posted on: May 27, 2016



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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Posted on: May 27, 2016


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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...

Posted on: February 2, 2017

Romeoville Aldi to Expand


At the February 2nd Village Board meeting, Village officials gave the green light for grocery retailer Aldi to construct an addition to its store located at 398 S. Weber Road. The store first opened at this location in 2009.

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Uptown Square Retail Center Welcomes First Tenants


Construction is now complete on the new Uptown Square Retail Center at the northwest corner of Route 53 and Alexander Circle in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Event Center.

The Romeoville Dental Center was the first tenant to open this past week...

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

ARYZTA Celebrates Opening of Distribution Center


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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Posted on: November 17, 2016

Plans Progress for Heartland Dental

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Final development plans for Heartland Dental were approved by the Village Board on November 16th. The proposed site is currently vacant and located just South of the Sam’s Club fueling station in Romeoville Crossings. The 4,200 square foot facility will b...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Thorntons Gas Station Breaks Ground


Thorntons Gas Station broke ground November 16th on their future site at the northwest corner of Route 53 and Romeo Road.

Site work is underway for the gas station that will include a 4,400 s.f. convenience store. Thorntons is part of a larger developm...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2016



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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Posted on: August 9, 2016



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...

Posted on: July 26, 2016



The Village of Romeoville and 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...

Posted on: September 12, 2016



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...

Posted on: July 9, 2016



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...

Posted on: June 1, 2016


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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...

Posted on: June 7, 2016



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 more »

Posted on: June 1, 2016



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...

Posted on: June 7, 2016



Site work is underway on a 9,400 s.f. retail center at the northwest corner of IL Rte 53 and Alexander Cir. in front of the new Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center. The developer is finalizing agreements with BMO Harris Bank. It is expected to be c...Read more »

Posted on: June 7, 2016



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 more »

Posted on: August 4, 2016



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 more »

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 1, 2016

Romeoville Receives Bond Rating Upgrade from Fitch


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...

Posted on: February 21, 2017

Gun Buy-Back Program


The Romeoville Police Dept. is holding a Gun Buy Back program on Sat., 4/8 from 9am to 1pm at the Romeoville Police Dept. Residents can turn in weapons, no questions asked and without penalty. $60 cash will be paid on the spot for each weapon turned in. A...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Village Board Recognizes Long Time Romeoville Resident, Len Zarek


Mayor John Noak presented a plaque to the family of Len Zarek, in recognition of his service and dedication to the community. Len was a Romeoville resident since 1961.  He founded the Romeoville Junior Fire Department, and was a member of the Rom...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Romeoville's Trivia Challenge for 21+

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This adults-only event is on Friday, March 31 from 6:30-9:00pm at Mickey’s Grill & Pub — 377 Budler Rd. Bring out your 4-person team for $40 and try to win the Trivia Cup! Event benefits the Romeoville Youth Outreach Scholarship Fund. There will be dr...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

13th Annual Springtide Craft Show

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Join us at the 13th Annual Springtide Craft Show on Saturday, April 1 at the Recreation Center from 9:00am - 3:00pm.  There will be 100 booths from which to shop!  FREE ADMISSION & PARKING! Come early for the Knights of Columbus Panc...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Mom & Son Night Out - Register by April 2!

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This is a special night for a mom & her son (ages 3-12 years) at the Recreation Center on Friday, April 21 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. This year's event's theme is Let's Go to the Circus! Includes games, dinner, drinks, dessert, pro...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Sign Up for Pizza with Peter Before March 31!

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Join us for an evening with moon jumps, an entertainer & more! Each child receives a slice of pizza with drink, a photo with a bunny, & a craft. Participants 13 yrs. old & over receive a slice of pizza  and drink. All attendees MUST r...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Check Out the February/March Recreation Newsletter

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Read about upcoming programs, classes and events!

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Winter/Spring Parks & Recreation Brochure


Check out our newly designed brochure for the upcoming winter/spring season!

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Posted on: January 9, 2017

Zumbini - Bond with Your Child


This musical and movement program includes dancing, singing, and playing instruments. During this bonding experience for you and your child, you will focus on energy, fun, and play to contribute towards the natural development of a child such as cognitive...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Buy 2, Get 1 FREE — Personal Training SALE!

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New Year - NEW YOU! Use our Personal Trainers to get in the best shape of your life for 2017! Buy 2 sessions, get 1 FREE! 

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Romeoville and Lockport Township Join Together to Offer Community Garden

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Romeoville and Lockport Township Join Together to Offer Community Garden — Registration Begins 2/6 at Romeoville Recreation Center.

The Cooperative Community Gardens Program is a joint effort between Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department and t...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Spring Break Camp 4/10 - 4/13


It’s Spring Break & your family has no vacation plans? That’s ok!  We will have a ball playing different games, making crafts, having a pizza party, and going on a swimming field trip.  You are required to provide...

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Posted on: February 23, 2017

Romeoville Police Honor One of Their Own as A Pioneer


The Romeoville Police Dept. has recognized Sandra Dreher for being the first successful female officer to serve on the force. Dreher joined in 1987 and paved the way for other female officers who followed her. She served for 27 years, retiring in 2014.

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Citizens Police Academy

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This free 12-week program allows participants to get to know the members of the Police Dept. better and to understand why Officers make the decisions they do. Topics include: Gangs, Criminal/Traffic Law, Traffic stops, Firearms safety, K-9 unit & more...

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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...

Posted on: October 18, 2016

Funding Approved for Romeoville Metra Station


The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that the Romeoville Metra station was selected to receive a $296,700 grant as a part of the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP).

The grant, which comes from federal government fun...Read on...

Posted on: October 25, 2016

Valley View School District 2016-17 "The New View: Higher Expectations"

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For an overview of Valley View School District, click here.

Posted on: February 21, 2017

2016 Community Awards Presented at State of the Village Address


During the Annual Romeoville State of the Village Address, Mayor John Noak presented various community awards. 

The Citizen of the Year Award was presented to Art Arellano for his community involvement. “Volunteers are critical to the success of any o...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Mayor Noak Presents 27th Annual State of the Village Address


Mayor Noak presented the Annual Romeoville State of the Village Address to a record breaking crowd on February 9th. 2016 was a phenomenal year for the Village of Romeoville with major developments coming in 2017.

Noak highlighted  numerous project...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Romeoville and Lockport Township Join Together to Offer Community Garden


Romeoville and Lockport Township Join Together to Offer Community Garden — Registration Begins 2/6 at Romeoville Recreation Center.

The Cooperative Community Gardens Program is a joint effort between Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department and the Loc...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Snow Parking Ordinance Reminder


In an effort to keep our residents safe and streets cleared during the winter, the Village of Romeoville would like to remind residents of the Snow Parking Ordinance. This ordinance is designed to limit on-street parking during snow removal to allow plows...

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

ComEd Performs Work along Route 53


Between November 1, 2016 through February 28, 2017, ComEd will be performing work in a Critical Habitat Area that is home to endangered species, including dragonflies and turtles. The work involves removing five miles of wood H-Frame utility structures an...Read on...

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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Posted on: May 5, 2016

Romeoville Reinvestment Program

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At the May 4th Village Board meeting, 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.

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