Skip to Content
Email City Council
Awards & Recognition
History of Wheaton
Maps of Wheaton
Things To Do
Tour of Wheaton
Churches in Wheaton
Garbage & Recycling
Current City Projects
2014 Citizen Satisfaction Survey
Forms, Permits & Licenses
Turn Wheaton Green
Utilities & Services
Wheaton Online Bill Pay
Fire Inspection Program
Agendas & Minutes
Americans with Disabilities Act
Boards & Commissions
City Code & Ordinances
City Council & Mayor
Council Meeting Highlights
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Other Government Agencies
State & Federal Officials
State of the City
Wheaton Government Transparency
Building & Code
I want to...
apply for a job
See the City Newsletter
find garbage and recycling information
pay my bill
find Wheaton maps
Report a Coyote Sighting
learn about Wheaton
Submit a FOIA Request
Submit a Vacation House Watch Request
Register for Smart911
› News & Press
City of Wheaton
303 W. Wesley Street - Annex
Hours: M-F 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Send an Email
News & Press Releases
8/24/2016 8:55:13 AM
Help Available through Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Eligible residents can receive help to pay heating bills through DuPage County’s Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program this winter.
8/19/2016 8:14:55 AM
Fire Department Responds to Fire in Basement
At approximately 7 p.m. on Aug. 18, 2016, the Wheaton Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire at 214 N. Pierce.
8/17/2016 4:46:53 PM
Municipal Election Petitions for Candidacy
Beginning Tuesday, August 30, 2016, Petitions for candidacy for the 2017 Wheaton municipal election will be available in the Office of the City Clerk at Wheaton City Hall, 303 W. Wesley St., Wheaton, IL.
8/17/2016 10:18:28 AM
ComEd Tree Trimming Planned for this Area
Crews contracted by ComEd will be trimming trees near electrical lines in Wheaton in the next few months. Because trees and branches are the leading cause of electrical outages, ComEd periodically performs preventative tree maintenance to prevent power outages and eliminate safety hazards.
8/9/2016 3:29:27 PM
Join the Citizens Fire Academy
If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to be a firefighter, the Wheaton Fire Department invites you to participate in a hands-on learning experience that will have you gearing up in fire equipment and seeing what the life of a Wheaton firefighter is really like.
8/2/2016 9:26:02 AM
New Garbage Program Coming Soon
Starting Oct. 1, 2016, Wheaton’s garbage and recycling program will see some significant changes of which all residents need to be aware. That is the date that Wheaton’s new garbage/yard waste/recycling program starts, using a new waste hauler, Lakeshore Recycling Systems.
7/7/2016 3:09:24 PM
Monthly Electronic Recycling Collections to Charge for TVs, Monitors
Starting with the electronic recycling drop-off on Saturday, July 9, 2016, there will be changes to the City’s monthly electronic recycling collection events, as a new vendor, eWorks Electronic Services Inc., will be providing this service.
6/14/2016 3:21:40 PM
Fats, Oil and Grease Don’t Belong Down the Drain
Warm fats, oils and grease washed down the drain will cool, harden and stick to the inside of sewer pipes. Over time, this can cause blockages and even sewer backups – which are unpleasant, messy and costly for property owners.
6/8/2016 3:44:16 PM
Note Changes to Pace Bus Boarding Procedures
To improve safety and on-time performance, Pace will begin a new policy for picking up Pace bus customers.
5/25/2016 1:04:37 PM
Runway Rotation Plan to Reduce Aircraft Noise Begins this Summer
O’Hare Airport will soon begin a six-month test for a Runway Rotation Plan during overnight hours.
11/10/2015 10:09:53 AM
New Ordinance Applies to E-Cigarettes
On Oct. 5, 2015, the Wheaton City Council passed an ordinance updating the City’s Smoke-Free Air Regulations. In the City of Wheaton, e-cigarettes are now treated the same as tobacco products.
11/10/2015 9:48:16 AM
Environmental Commission Seeks Members
Would you like to help promote eco-friendly activities in Wheaton and help advise the City on environmental issues? The Environmental Improvement Commission is accepting applications from residents interested in joining the commission.
10/21/2015 10:45:04 AM
Ordinance Sets Limits on Garage Sales
To help maintain the character of residential neighborhoods, on Oct. 19, 2015 the Wheaton City Council passed an ordinance placing limits on garage sales in Wheaton.
5/5/2014 4:26:56 PM
Follow @CityOfWheaton on Twitter
Stay informed about what’s happening in Wheaton by following @CityOfWheaton on Twitter. Tweets cover topics such as emergency information, road closures, things to do, reminders and more.
4/2/2014 9:12:28 AM
Stay Informed – Have City News Delivered to Your Email Inbox
Want to stay up-to-date with what's happening in Wheaton? Anyone with an email address can receive timely information through Email Updates. Receive a weekly roundup of news and events, sign up to receive press releases, or choose from several other options.
Related Links & Documents
RSS News Feed
City of Wheaton
303 W. Wesley St.