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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Clausen Avenue Roadway Improvement Project

Prospect Ave

The 2020 Clausen Avenue Roadway and Water Main Improvement project is scheduled to begin on July 29, 2020 weather permitting. The project includes the installation of a new 8” water main, concrete reconstruction of the roadway, and Americans wit...

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Community News
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Board Meeting Statements from President Gallagher Now Online

Residents can now read statements delivered by President Gallagher at the Board meetings, on the Village website. 

Go to: https://wsprings.com/573/Presidents-Statements-to-the-Board to read the most recent public health statement from the July 27 ...

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Community News
Posted on: July 20, 2020

Prospect Avenue Catalpa Tree: Resident Open House on August 5

The Village has received numerous inquiries related to the proposed removal of the Northern Catalpa tree on the corner of Prospect Avenue and Reid Street in relation to the 2020 Prospect Avenue Improvements Project. The tree in question is planned for rem...

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Community News
Posted on: July 21, 2020

Community Blood Drives on August 20

Two local hospitals will be holding Blood Drives on Thursday, August 20

La Grange: 

AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center La Grange will be hosting a Blood Drive on Thursday, August 20 from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm. Donations will take place in the mobile...

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Community News
Posted on: July 20, 2020

COVID-19 Information Update

The Village would like to share information regarding case numbers in our area reported by the Illinois Department of Public Health, and contact tracing efforts by the Cook County Department of Public Health.

Data by Zip Code:

Some residents have expressed ...

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Community News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

It's Not Too Early to Register to Vote & Request a Mail-in Ballot

Now is the time to make sure you are registered to vote, or to request a ballot for the General Election on November 3.

According to the Cook County Clerk’s Office, due to COVID-19 all 2020 General Election voters are encouraged to cast a ballot ...

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Community News
Posted on: July 20, 2020

Central Avenue Roadway and Sewer Improvements - Spring Rock Park Impacts and Public Comment

The Village of Western Springs is preparing a preliminary engineering study for Central Avenue Roadway and Sewer Improvements.  The proposed project includes storm sewer separation on Elm Street from Central Avenue to Lawn Avenue and also on Cent...

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Existing Conditions and Proposed Impacts Maps Community News
Posted on: June 18, 2020

Prospect Avenue Project Begins June 22

Prospect Ave

The 2020 Prospect Avenue Improvement project is scheduled to begin on June 22, 2020, weather permitting. The project includes the installation of a new storm sewer, concrete reconstruction of the roadway, green infrastructure improvements, and Americans w...

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Community News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Rave Alert and Smart911 - Register today!

The Village has migrated from the Code Red emergency notification system, to Rave Alert and Smart911. Registration is required for anyone who lives/works in Western Springs, and users can customize the types of messages they’d like to receive. P...

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Community News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Vehicle Sticker Renewal - deadline for no penalty is May 30

Using the information received in the mail in March, residents can purchase stickers online. Residents can also complete the fillable PDF forms (for vehicle stickers and pet licenses ) print and return them with payment to Village Hall, by mail, or using ...

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Community News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Reminder: Construction/Lawn Equipment and Excessive Noise Guidelines

As the weather improves and many residents continue to be at home more than usual, please be a good neighbor and adhere to the following noise guidelines:

Construction and Lawn Equipment: 

The Village limits the use of heavy construction and lawn m...

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Community News
Posted on: April 10, 2020

Garden Mulch No Longer Available

The Village’s mulch program has concluded for the 2020 season. 

Questions can be directed to Municipal Services at 708-246-1800, ext. 200.

 

Community News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Census 2020 - it's not too late!

It’s not too late - there’s still time to be counted!

Western Springs has the #1 Census 2020 response rate in Lyons Township, but if your household is one of the 20% that has not yet responded, there’s still time! 

In ...

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