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Welcome to the Village of Glen Ellyn! This page provides information to help get you settled into your new home and community.  The Village is happy to answer any and all questions you may have. Please contact us at 630-469-5000 or email us.


 Glen Ellyn Alerting
The Village offers "Glen Ellyn Alerting," an emergency rapid notification system which enables Village officials to quickly notify the public with important information during an emergency, examples of which include:

 

*Severe Weather Alerts (tornadoes, blizzards, floods, heat advisories, etc.)
*Major utility outages affecting all or a significant portion of the community/region
*Evacuations and shelter locations
*Warming/Cooling Shelters
*Public Safety/Crime Alerts
*Post-Emergency Community Bulletins
*Public Health Hazards/Incidents (e.g. boil orders, Hazmat spills, etc)
*Major Road Closures/Traffic Alerts

The system directly contacts Glen Ellyn residents and businesses via land line in times of emergencies, but residents and businesses also has the opportunity to sign up additional contact information for mobile phones, work phones, text messages, emails and faxes.  Residents and businesses are encouraged to sign up with multiple forms of communication, such as mobile phones and emails, in cases of power outages.   

Remember: We can't alert you, if we can't reach you, so sign up today at https://glenellyn.smartmsg.com/.
Village eNewsletter Sign-Up
The Village sends out weekly email newsletters that contain information and links on Village happenings. The newsletter is free to sign up for and all residents are strongly encouraged to register! Click HERE to sign up!
Utilities
Electric:
ComEd, 1-800-334-7661
FirstEnergy Solutions
1-888-651-5200

Gas: Nicor Gas, 1-888-642-6748
Phone: AT&T, 1-800-244-4444
Village Services
Water: Village of Glen Ellyn, 1-630-547-5235
Cable Services
The Village of Glen Ellyn is serviced by both Comcast and Wide Open West (WOW) for cable services. AT&T U-Verse also serves portions of Glen Ellyn. Please find below the contact information for all companies.
Comcast: 1-866-594-1234
WOW:1-866-496-9669
AT&T U-Verse: 1-877-416-6956
Refuse and Recycling Collection
The Village contracts with Allied Waste (Republic Services) to provide refuse and recycling collection to all single family homes within Glen Ellyn. Residents are provided one refuse cart and one recycling cart to use as their primary containers. The carts come in 35, 65 and 95 gallon sizes. For more information, please visit the Village's Refuse and Recycling webpage or contact the Billing and Customer Service Division of the Village at 630-547-5235. To sign up for these services, residents must complete the Village Services Application.

 

Glen Ellyn Refuse and Recycling Guide
Vehicle Stickers and Dog Licenses
Glen Ellyn residents must purchase a vehicle sticker for each car registered to a Glen Ellyn address. Stickers cost $25 per car (cost may vary depending on vehicle type) and expire each year on April 30. Residents also have the option to purchase a three-year vehicle sticker at a discounted price of $70. Purchase your vehicle stickers by mail using the Village Services Applicationor at the Billing and Customer Service Division, 535 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn. Vehicle stickers may also be purchased at the Police Department in the Civic Center when the Billing and Customer Service Division is closed.  Effective May 1 of each year, a late fee of $5 per month, per vehicle, will be assessed for vehicles that do not display the new sticker. In addition, the Police Department will issue $50 tickets for noncompliance.

The Village of Glen Ellyn requires that residents register their dog(s) with the Village. To obtain a dog license, you must provide a current rabies certificate for each animal. Please complete and print off the Dog License and Registration Application and bring in to the Billing & Customer Service Division along with a current driver’s license, passport, state ID card, or permanent resident card. Dog license tags should be affixed to the collar of your pet.  Dog license cost $5 per registration.

Voter Registration

Residents can register to vote in local, state and federal elections at the Village of Glen Ellyn Civic Center (535 Duane Street). You may register at the Billing and Customer Service Division on the 1st Floor of the Civic Center or the 2nd floor Administration Office between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. At other times, you may be able to register at the Police Department on the first floor of the Civic Center. Please call first to ensure a Registrar is on duty: 630-469-5000. To register, you will need two forms of I.D.; one I.D. should show your current address. You must register at least 30 days before election day.
Shopping and Businesses
With thriving business districts, both local and visiting shoppers can find an appealing mix of national retail outlets and specialty boutiques.  Glen Ellyn is particularly proud of its charming downtown and auto-oriented shopping along Roosevelt Road, which offer a variety of shopping opportunities.  The Village’s downtown shopping environment is full of local flavor and is pedestrian friendly, while its shopping along Roosevelt Road features many national franchises.
Service Groups and Organizations
 
Glen Ellyn Civic Center
   
535 Duane St. Glen Ellyn IL. 60137
(630) 469 5000
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