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Posted on: November 19, 2019

U.S. Conference of Mayors Presents Award to Mayor John Noak and Lewis University For Innovation Hub

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Romeoville Mayor John D. Noak, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and Wells Fargo joined together to present a 2019 First Place CommunityWINS® (Working/Investing in Neighborhood Stabilization) Grant Award in the amount of $75,000 to Lew...

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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...

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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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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...

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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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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: March 4, 2020

Senior Services of Will County to Take Over Former Target Building

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Romeoville will soon be home to Senior Services of Will County. The organization offers assistance to seniors through services, programs, resources, and education. They will be moving into the space once occupied by Target along Weber Road.

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Romeoville Takes Next Step on New North-South Roadway

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Pinnacle Drive will soon be extended south, completing a north-south connection from Airport Road to Renwick Road. During last night’s Board Meeting, the Romeoville Village Board annexed 20 acres of property that will allow for the extension. Th...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Romeoville to Get Another Interchange Connection to I-55

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Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Transportation have announced a $23.5 billion plan for road maintenance, preservation, and expansion projects across the state. Among the many projects slated to occur in the next five years is a new I-5...

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Posted on: October 22, 2019

Romeoville to Welcome Quality Craft with Ribbon Cutting

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On Thursday, October 24th at 1:00 p.m., village officials will gather at 1415 Enterprise Drive to welcome Quality Craft LTD to Romeoville with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Quality Craft houses three brands: Admira (flooring and wall products), Blue Sky Outd...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Crate and Barrel to Develop New Facility in Romeoville

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The Pizutti Companies have announced plans for a new 646,380 square foot built-to-suit building in Romeoville that will be home to a new Crate and Barrel fulfillment facility. The building, which will also contain 15,000 square feet of office space, can b...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

New Romeoville Business Offers Celebration Space

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With Love Venue, a new event space in Romeoville, will be holding their ribbon cutting on Friday, August 23 from noon – 1:00 p.m. at 338 S. Budler Road. Appetizers will be served and the public is welcome to attend. With Love Venue is a rental s...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Cierra’s School of Dance to Hold Ribbon Cutting on 7/22

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Another ribbon cutting will be held in Romeoville, this time for Cierra’s School of Dance. The ribbon cutting will be held on Monday, July 22 at 3:00 p.m. in celebration of the school’s move into 658 Independence Blvd. Appetizers will ...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Joe’s Beverage Warehouse Opens in Romeoville

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Just in time for the July 4th holiday, Joe’s Beverage Warehouse (420 N. Independence Blvd.) near the intersection of Route 53 and 135th Street is open for business. The beer, wine, and spirits retailer also has a tap room in its 11,920 square fo...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

$6 Million in State Funding Announced for Lewis Air Traffic Control Tower

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ROMEOVILLE – Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-03) today joined state and local officials at the Lewis University Airport (KLOT) to announce that the Joliet Regional Port District will receive $6 million in state funding to build an air traf...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for Romeoville’s Historical Society

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The Romeoville Area Historical Society is ready to re-open its doors to the public. They moved out of the NWCSRA building at 10 Montrose and into their own remodeled Hampton Park house at 14 Belmont Drive, which will be known as the James P. Sczepaniak Mu...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for Surf’s Up Restaurant in Romeoville

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A new restaurant is coming to the west side of Romeoville and it’s sure to make a splash! Surf’s Up is a sea food restaurant that specializes in king crab legs, fried lobster, and fried green tomatoes. On Sundays, they’ll cha...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Development Coming to the Romeoville Weber Road Corridor

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American Family Care presented a concept plan for a new urgent care facility near the intersection of Weber and Renwick Roads, just south of the McDonald’s. The 3,500 square foot building would be reached via the access road that runs behind the...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Romeoville and IDOT Work Together to Enhance Pedestrian Safety on Route 53

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The Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center and the Uptown Square Development continue to bring in tens of thousands of visitors each year to the area. The attendees often utilize local businesses, including those on the east side of Route 53. Given t...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Ribbon Cutting to be Held at National Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry Illinois

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National Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry Illinois is a wholesale cabinetry supplier who is opening a showroom in Romeoville (1811 W Normantown Road), their first in Illinois. The festivities will be held on Tuesday, April 23rd at 10:00 a.m. Appetizers will b...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Romeoville Reviews 2019-2020 Budget, Previews 2020-2021

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The Romeoville Village Board was presented a review of the 2019-20 budget at their last meeting. It is anticipated at the end of the Fiscal Year the General Corporate Fund Balance will be nearly $31M.  With over $20M in capital projects being com...

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

Secure, Convenient, User-Friendly Online Utility Payment System Now Available

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The Village of Romeoville now has a variety of options for you to pay water bills and also access your account information.  

  • Make a payment by phone: Make a quick payment over the phone with a credit/debit card or eCheck by calling 1-844-535-2613...
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Posted on: December 5, 2019

Romeoville Provides Water Bill Rebate for 9th Consecutive Year

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For the 9th year in a row, the Village of Romeoville will be providing a water bill rebate to its residents. The credit will appear on the January 2020 residential water and sewer bills. Over the last 9 years of rebates together, more than $1.30 million h...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Village of Romeoville Wins 5th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

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For the 5th straight year, the Village of Romeoville has been recognized with the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2018 comprehensive annual fina...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Village of Romeoville Wins 5th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

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For the 5th straight year, the Village of Romeoville has been recognized with the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2018 comprehensive annual fina...

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Posted on: March 30, 2019

Romeoville’s ISO (PPC) Rating Improves

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The Village of Romeoville recently received an improved Public Protection Classification (PPC) rating from the Insurance Services Organization (ISO), which could mean property insurance savings for home and business owners.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Romeoville Approves 2019-2020 Budget

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The Romeoville Village Board approved the 2019-2020 village budget at the April 17th Board Meeting. The total budget for the next fiscal year (May 1 – April 30) will be $129 million. This year’s budget provides a strong financial base ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

March 31st Update: Fire Academy Classes Postponed

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The Romeoville Fire Academy has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 recommendations and best practices. As of 3/31/2020, it was our hope to continue offering classes for our students. As this is a fluid situation, we regret to inform you that changes hav...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Seeking Part Time Firefighter/Paramedics & Paramedics w/o Firefighter Certification

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Romeoville is seeking part-time personnel for Firefighter/Paramedics & Paramedics w/o Firefighter Certification for its 3-station municipal fire department. Part-time personnel work 12 or 24 hour shifts every third day. 

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Posted on: March 24, 2019

Romeoville Fire Academy Receives Grant Towards Instructor Costs

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The Romeoville Fire Academy, with cooperation from OAI, Inc., has the opportunity to provide grant funded training to firefighters from rural or under served communities. This will extend to courses taught at the Romeoville facility as well as the academy...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Corona Virus (COVID-19) Information - Updated 4/8/2020

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The Village of Romeoville is committed to providing updated information as it becomes available during this evolving situation. For the latest news click here.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Service Changes - Village of Romeoville, Recreation Center & Fit 4 Life Fitness

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Village buildings are closed to the public. Services are still being provided although some are being adjusted. For the latest service changes, click here.

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Romeoville Approves Residential Water Rebate Program Largest Rebate Offered in Romeoville’s History

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In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Romeoville will be providing each household in the village with a $50 rebate. This will appear as a credit on the June water bill. A total of $600,000 will be given back to the community during ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Water Department Maintains Safe, Reliable Water Service

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The Village of Romeoville Water Department understands that this is a stressful time for our community and for the customers that we serve. Please know that we are here for you and are committed to taking all steps necessary to maintain safe, reliable wat...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Romeoville, We're All in this Together!

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We support Governor Pritzker’s new statewide effort called ‘All in Illinois’ to Stay at Home and Stay Healthy.

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Thank You to Our First Responders

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Thank you to the Romeoville Police Officers, Fire Department and Romeoville Emergency Management Agency (REMA) for all that you do every day!

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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: April 9, 2020

Romeoville Approves Residential Water Rebate Program Largest Rebate Offered in Romeoville’s History

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In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Romeoville will be providing each household in the village with a $50 rebate. This will appear as a credit on the June water bill. A total of $600,000 will be given back to the community during ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Concerts Announced for Ribfest 2020

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Ribfest has made its first concert announcement - REO Speedwagon and Styx will be performing Thursday, July 2nd. Romeoville residents can purchase tickets starting Dec. 16th using the discount code provided in their latest water bill. Tickets will go on s...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Rapper Nelly to Light Up the 4th of July at Ribfest

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Romeoville residents can use their early access/discount code at ribfest.net for 72 hours starting on Friday, January 24th. Tickets for the general public go on sale January 27th. The discount code was sent with the December water bills to all Romeoville ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Jesse McCartney Joins Nelly for July 4th Ribfest in Romeoville

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Fireworks, fireworks and more fireworks, of the musical and lights variety, are on tap for 4th of July at the Exchange Club of Naperville’s Ribfest, now located in Romeoville.  Jesse McCartney will perform before the annual fireworks di...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Fitz and the Tantrums to Headline July 5th at 33rd Annual Ribfest

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Fitz and the Tantrums will headline the Navistar Main Stage on Sunday, July 5th, at the Exchange Club of Naperville’s 33rd annual Ribfest, now in Romeoville.  “We are so pleased to be hosting Fitz and the Tantrums,” ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Cold War Kids, Elle King Join Headliner Fitz and the Tantrums at Ribfest July 5th

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Cold War Kids and Elle King are committed to perform with Headliner Fitz and the Tantrums on the Navistar Main Stage on Sunday, July 5th, at the Exchange Club of Naperville’s 33rd annual Ribfest, now in Romeoville.   Tickets went on sal...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Romeoville Police Free Youth Mentoring Summer Basketball Program

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The Romeoville Police Department is sponsoring a FREE Youth Mentoring Summer Basketball Program for ages 9-11 on Wednesdays, June 17 – July 29, 2020. Applications are due April 27, 2020.Available sessions are:Session 1: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. or Sessi...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Youth Police Academy June 8-12, 2020

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Teens ages 15-18 can explore the exciting career of law enforcement at the free one-week program at the Police Dept. 6/8-6/12. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Fri., May 8, 2020.

Participants will learn the many skills needed to be successful police offic...

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For more information and application, click here. Police Department Highlights
Posted on: February 20, 2020

Romeoville Police Now Have Access to New Therapeutic Wellness Program

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The Village Board has entered into an agreement with First Responders Wellness Center to provide therapeutic wellness checks to members of the Police Department.

“First responders are often faced with stressful situations,” stated Mayor...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Romeoville Police Department’s K9 Spike to Get Donation of Body Armor

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Romeoville Police Department’s K9 Spike will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Spike’s vest will be embroidered with the sentiment &am...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Romeoville Police Decrease Speed Limit on Portions of Six Village Roads

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The Romeoville Village Board has approved a recommendation by the Police Department to decrease the speed limit on portions of six village roads. The changes are all a decrease of five miles per hour. The affected roads are

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Romeoville Police and Service Dog Memorial to be Constructed

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To honor those that have proudly served the Village of Romeoville, the Village Board has approved construction of a police officer and service dog memorial. The monument will be built outside of the police station and include dedication pavers, honor pane...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Romeoville Police Department to Purchase Training Simulator

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The Romeoville Police Department, using State Money Laundering Forfeiture funds, will purchase a virtual firearms training simulator. The simulator will allow officers to put themselves in the middle of interactive situations through the use of video scre...

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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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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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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Water Department Maintains Safe, Reliable Water Service

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The Village of Romeoville Water Department understands that this is a stressful time for our community and for the customers that we serve. Please know that we are here for you and are committed to taking all steps necessary to maintain safe, reliable wat...

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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: April 26, 2019

Hotel Partners Offer Special Tournament Rates

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The Romeoville Athletic & Event Center routinely hosts tournaments that draw talent from around the country. We understand that can mean an overnight stay in the area and we’re happy to say our hotel partners are offering a special rate for ...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Seeking Part Time Firefighter/Paramedics & Paramedics w/o Firefighter Certification

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Romeoville is seeking part-time personnel for Firefighter/Paramedics & Paramedics w/o Firefighter Certification for its 3-station municipal fire department. Part-time personnel work 12 or 24 hour shifts every third day. 

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Romeoville Makes an Egg-cellent Donation

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Due to the cancelation of the Bunny Bash & Egg Hunt, the Village of Romeoville will be donating 12,000 eggs to Valley View School District Nutritional Services. The eggs will be available when the meals are given out at Romeoville High School and Luka...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Romeoville Approves Residential Water Rebate Program Largest Rebate Offered in Romeoville’s History

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In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Village of Romeoville will be providing each household in the village with a $50 rebate. This will appear as a credit on the June water bill. A total of $600,000 will be given back to the community during ...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Romeoville Plans Park Party for Stay At Home Birthdays

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The Village of Romeoville will be hosting a very special birthday themed park party this summer. The guests of honor will be Romeoville kids who had to celebrate their birthdays at home during the COVID-19 Stay At Home order.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Construction Continues on Weber Road - New Traffic Pattern on 4/6

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Construction continues on Weber Road. Motorists should be aware that beginning Monday 4/6  there will be a new traffic pattern implemented near Grand Ave and 135th Street.  Expect delays.  Please pay attention to traffic control...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Prescribed Burns are Suspended Until Further Notice

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 In response to the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order to reduce the effects of the COVID-19 virus, any prescribed burning is suspended until further notice.  



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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Romeoville…Where Community Matters - Volunteer Opportunities

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Times of crisis seem to bring out the best in people. Romeoville truly is a place where community matters. Residents continue to look for opportunities to help in this time of need. There are a number of existing organizations that are already setup to se...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

College Scholarships Available

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Calling all Romeoville Seniors! There are a few organizations that want to help you with funding your college education. Please, share this information with any high school seniors in your life.

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Secure, Convenient, User-Friendly Online Utility Payment System Now Available

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The Village of Romeoville now has a variety of options for you to pay water bills and also access your account information.  

  • Make a payment by phone: Make a quick payment over the phone with a credit/debit card or eCheck by calling 1-844-535-2613...
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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Corona Virus Information

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The Will County Health Department has important information on how to protect yourself from the Corona Virus. Click here for more information. 

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Perfect Compliance - Illinois Department of Public Health

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The Romeoville Public Works Department - Water Division was recognized by the Illinois Department of Public Health for maintaining perfect water system compliance in 2018 in accordance with the Illinois Public Water Supply Regulation Act. Community Water ...

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