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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Annual Haunted Trolley Trick-or-Treat Event

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Celebrate Halloween with a safe and fun way to trick-or-treat and support your local businesses. Join hundreds of children and families for the sixth annual Haunted Trolley Trick or Treat. Trolleys will transport children and parents along 31st Street, th...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Smashing Pumpkins

Pile of Jack-o-Lanterns

Retire your Jack-o-Lantern and other live pumpkin decor in an environmentally friendly way by dropping them off at La Grange Park's Pumpkin Recycling Event. Sponsored by the La Grange Park Sustainability Commission, this event will collect live pumpkins a...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

National Drug Take Back Day - October 27th

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The La Grange Park Police Department in coordination with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will host a National Drug Take Back Day. This program offers a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of unwanted or expired medications...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

State of the Village Address

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Please join us for the 2018 State of the Village Address. Village President Dr. Jim Discipio and the directors of each of the Village Departments, along with representatives from the La Grange Park Public Library and La Grange Park Community Park District...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

New Electrical Aggregation Program

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In July, the Village contracted with MC Squared Energy Services to procure electric supply in a municipal aggregation program for residents and small businesses. Under this program, residents and small businesses will pay exactly the ComEd rate and will e...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Police Department Accepting Applications

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The La Grange Park Police Department is accepting completed employment applications for the position of Police Officer through November 16, 2018. There is no cost to apply for this position. Application packets may be picked up in person at the La Grange ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Water & Sewer Rate Study

Drinking Water

The Village recently completed a comprehensive analysis of our water and sewer system infrastructure needs and rate. As a result, the Village Board approved an increase to the water rate from $7.71 to $10.00 per 100 cubic feet (cf) and the sewer rate from...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Disconnect Your Downspouts

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The Downspout Disconnection Assistance Program provides incentives in the form of reimbursements to help owners meet the deadline. Many homeowners have already taken advantage of this program and received their reimbursements. Funding is limited and reimb...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Take Our Refuse/Recycling Survey

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The Village of La Grange Park, through a contract with Republic Services, provides weekly curbside refuse, recycling, and yard waste collection to single-family homes within the community. The Village's five year contract with Republic expires in March 20...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Village Leaf Collection Now Underway

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Residents are advised that the schedule below is only a guideline. Leaves must be raked into the street gutter by 6 a.m. on Monday of the collection week. The Public Work’s Department will do its best to adhere to this schedule however in the event of an ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Do You Live in a Joern Home?

Joern Home - 505 Dover

Charles E. Joern was very influential in the development of La Grange Park. From the Village Market to the Homestead Apartments to single family homes, his firm left its mark on the Village. Unfortunately, there are only limited records available of the h...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Sewer Back Up Prevention Program

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Did you know that the Village has a program to assist single-family homeowners with the cost of plumbing improvements to address sanitary sewer related backups? The program is being administered on a "first come - first served" basis, and will p...

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