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10/17/2014 4:48:13 PM
Hundreds of Students Take Part in Bike/Walk to School Day
This year, more than 200 students at Whittier took part in Bike to School Day, arriving at school in an environmentally friendly way.
10/17/2014 4:23:33 PM
Helpful Hints for a Happy, Safe Halloween
The Wheaton Police Department offers the following tips to promote safety and protect children this Halloween.
10/16/2014 2:49:41 PM
Dump Your Pumpkin in a Green Way
From 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 8, drive through the City’s Commuter Parking Lot 9 and dump your pumpkins at the City’s first-ever pumpkin compost collection.
10/16/2014 9:18:14 AM
Video Explains How Wheaton is Recovering from the Emerald Ash Borer
A new video with Forestry Superintendent Kevin Maloney will bring you up-to-date on recent parkway ash tree removal progress. Also, find out what you can expect if you have a tree scheduled for removal, and learn about the City’s plans to replace parkway ash trees with varying species of trees.
10/15/2014 2:53:48 PM
Helfpul Leaf Collection Reminders
This fall, the City of Wheaton reminds you of its procedures for leaf disposal.
10/13/2014 8:51:01 AM
Early Voting Open Oct. 20-Nov. 2 for 2014 Election
DuPage County registered voters may vote “early” for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election at any DuPage County Early Voting between Oct. 20, 2014 and Nov. 2, 2014.
10/6/2014 4:34:42 PM
How Will You Make a Difference on Oct. 25?
On Oct. 25, 2014, known as Make a Difference Day, Wheaton’s Community Relations Commission encourages you to take part by joining the projects listed below or creating one of your own.
10/2/2014 4:58:45 PM
Police Issue Consumer Alert on Tax Scams
The Wheaton Police Department has been alerted by a number of residents about a new telephone scam targeting taxpayers attempted by individuals claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and trying to defraud them.
9/24/2014 9:15:12 AM
Police Department Issues Door-to-Door Solicitor Warning
The Wheaton Police Department has received several complaints in recent weeks about an increase in the number of aggressive solicitors in door-to-door visits.
9/23/2014 8:35:23 AM
Results of Railroad Safety Week Enforcement
During Illinois Rail Safety Week from Sept. 14-20, 2014, the Wheaton Police Department issued eight crossing violation tickets to pedestrians and two tickets to motor vehicles going around railroad gates in the down position.
9/16/2014 2:19:11 PM
Wheaton Bicycle Advisory Committee Events Spread Awareness
The Wheaton Bicycle Advisory Committee hosted a number of activities in May and June to promote bike safety and biking as a healthy, environmentally friendly mode of transportation.
9/16/2014 12:01:12 PM
DuPage County Offering Document Shredding Events
DuPage County will be hosting several free document shredding events for residents. Documents will be shredded on-site and recycled.
8/20/2014 3:25:33 PM
Funding Approved for Parkway Ash Tree Replacements
To begin replacing the approximately 6,500 parkway ash trees already removed or awaiting removal due to emerald ash borer infestation, on Aug. 11, the Wheaton City Council authorized funding for replacement trees in all suitable parkway sites throughout the city.
8/15/2014 2:42:57 PM
2015 Municipal Election
Beginning Tuesday, August 26, 2014, Petitions for candidacy for the 2015 Wheaton municipal election will be available in the Office of the City Clerk at Wheaton City Hall, 303 West Wesley Street, Wheaton, IL.
8/6/2014 8:57:36 AM
Future Uncertain for Electronic Recycling Drop-off Program
Following the Aug. 9, 2014 electronic recycling collection, the future is uncertain for the City’s monthly electronic drop-off program.
7/11/2014 2:55:58 PM
City to Begin Replacing Water Meters
The City’s Water Division soon will begin replacing the majority of the 16,500 water meters within the City as part of its multi-year Water Meter Replacement Program.
6/24/2014 5:02:17 PM
Community Survey Results Reflect Residents are Satisfied with City Services
Thanks to hundreds of residents who participated in a citizen satisfaction survey earlier this year, the City of Wheaton has received valuable feedback gauging public sentiment and identifying areas where the City can make improvements.
5/7/2014 10:13:52 AM
Keep Signs Out of Parkways
For the safety of drivers and to avoid a ticket, please note of where signs can and can’t be placed.
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.
4/17/2014 4:14:20 PM
ComEd Official Discusses Smart Meters in New Video
ComEd soon will begin replacing analog electric meters in Wheaton with digital electric meters. Before your new meter arrives, watch this new City of Wheaton video, “Making the Switch to Smart Meters,” to hear from ComEd Vice President Mike McMahan.
4/4/2014 8:44:21 AM
ComEd Installing Smart Meters in Wheaton
ComEd officials have notified the City of Wheaton that contracted crews for ComEd will begin installing digital electric meters, called smart meters, at Wheaton residences beginning in May.
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.
3/18/2014 11:33:02 AM
French Market Open Saturdays in Downtown Wheaton
Downtown Wheaton takes on a bit of a French flavor each Saturday when a popular outdoor marketplace attracts many residents and visitors.
10/10/2012 2:28:22 PM
Report Coyote Sightings Using City’s Website
The success of Wheaton's Coyote Policy depends upon receiving accurate information about coyote activities from residents. The City strongly encourages you to report coyote activity through this online report form to assist the City in identifying if action needs to be taken.
9/14/2012 9:47:30 AM
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