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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Stay Warm, Be Safe

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With cold weather upon us, be sure to follow the NFPA's basic fire safety tips when using space heaters. Maintain a 3' "safe zone" around heaters, keeping children, pets & other items clear of danger. For more info, visit nfpa.org.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Tower 62

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The new aerial tower made its Village debut in the 4th of July parade and went into full service Monday, August 26th . Tower 62 has updated controls and a more maneuverable design to allow for the most efficient operation on narrow village streets.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Residential Training Opportunities

Ten firemen on roof of one story home

With access to residential properties scheduled for tear down, firefighters are able to gain hands-on experience in Search & Rescue, Forcible Entry and Vertical Ventilation. Thanks to the property owners who donate their homes for training purposes.

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Public Hearing Scheduled For Civic Center Parking Garage and Pedestrian Access to Main Street

Civic Center Garage

M.A. Mortenson Company, on behalf of the Village of Glen Ellyn, is proposing a four-story public parking garage and other associated public improvements for the properties located at 535 Duane Street and 423 N. Main Street, more commonly known as the Glen...

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Stories with Santa

Stories with Santa 2019

Stories with Santa will be held on Saturday, December 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. This annual event takes place at the downtown Glen Ellyn Fire Station at 524 Pennsylvania Avenue.Have your picture taken with Santa and his live reindeer while staff members from th...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

Downtown Parking Options This Holiday Season

Park by the Path

If you are shopping or dining in downtown Glen Ellyn this holiday season, don't forget to use the "Park by the Path" map as a resource for help in locating convenient parking.  

The map below indicates that the purple shaded parking lots...

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Curbside Composting Transitions to Winter Collection Schedule

Curbside Composting Winter 2019-20

Beginning this month, the schedule for curbside composting transitions to bi-weekly collection through the month of March. The winter curbside composting collection will occur on the following dates:

  • December 9 and 23
  • January 6 and 20
  • February 3 and 17
  • March ...
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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Holiday Light Strand Recycling Begins December 2

Holiday Light Strand Recycling 2019

Once again, the Village has partnered with Elgin Recycling to provide free holiday light strand recycling beginning Monday, December 2 through February 1, 2020.

 A drop-off container will be conveniently located in the lobby of the Civic Center, 5...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Glen Ellyn Police Spreading Holiday Cheer

free downtown metered parking for holidays

The Glen Ellyn Police Department will be spreading holiday cheer this season in downtown Glen Ellyn through two programs:

Free metered parking:

From Thanksgiving through New Year's Day, three-hour parking meters in the central business district will be secu...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Experience "Holiday View at Reserve 22"

Reserve 22 Holiday Pop up bar

Reserve 22 Restaurant and Bar is bursting with joy to announce their own holiday pop-up bar which debuted Tuesday, November 19 and will run through January 5, during the restaurant's regular business hours.

Patrons can expect to see thousands of holiday li...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Village Board Votes to Impose a Moratorium Ordinance on Recreational Cannabis

adult use cannabis

At the Glen Ellyn Village Board meeting on Tuesday, November 12, the Village Board voted to impose a moratorium ordinance on accepting or approving applications for recreational cannabis dispensaries in Glen Ellyn. By approving this ordinance, the Village...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Priority Village Projects and Initiatives

Priority Projects

Learn more about a number of Village-wide projects and initiatives.

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Glen Ellyn Police Spreading Holiday Cheer

free downtown metered parking for holidays

The Glen Ellyn Police Department will be spreading holiday cheer this season in downtown Glen Ellyn through two programs:

Free metered parking:

From Thanksgiving through New Year's Day, three-hour parking meters in the central business district will be secu...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay Connected

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Connect with the Glen Ellyn Police Department via our social media channels to keep up with the latest news and events.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Smart911

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Smart911 can help protect you and your loved ones by storing your critical care and emergency rescue information during a calm moment, when you can take the time to ensure that the information entered is correct and accurate.  This information ca...

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