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
12/7/2016 3:42:04 PM
Prevent Frozen Pipes with Simple Tips
Do you know how to prevent water pipes in your home from freezing or how to thaw them if they do freeze? A few valuable tips can save you the hassle of dealing with frozen pipes.
12/7/2016 3:33:12 PM
Decorate Safely This Holiday Season
This holiday season, the Wheaton Fire Department will decorate Wheaton’s three fire stations with wreaths that have a special significance. The wreaths are part of the Keep the Wreath Red fire safety campaign, a statewide program that reminds you to practice fire safety during the holiday season.
12/6/2016 2:45:17 PM
Note Dates of Final Yard Waste/Food Scrap Collections, Christmas Tree Recycling
As the year comes to an end, please make note of these important dates for Lakeshore Recycling Systems’ yard waste/food scrap collection and Christmas tree recycling.
12/2/2016 4:01:18 PM
Results of Simultaneous Election Petition Filing Lottery
The Wheaton City Clerk held a lottery at 8:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, to determine the first and second position placement of candidates who filed petitions for the West District simultaneously in the City Clerk's office for the official ballot for the April 4, 2017 municipal election.
12/1/2016 11:00:27 AM
Three City Commissions Seek Members
More than 100 Wheaton residents volunteer their time to serve on City boards and commissions, which help improve communication between the City and residents. Three commissions are currently seeking new members.
11/28/2016 4:59:13 PM
Wheaton Police Working to Keep Crime Off Streets
The Wheaton Police Department announced the following recent arrests by Wheaton Police Officers.
11/23/2016 10:21:15 AM
Recycle Holiday Lights Here
Do you have some old light strands that have seen better days? Keep holiday lights out of landfills by bringing them to Wheaton’s holiday light recycling drop-off site.
11/16/2016 3:32:26 PM
Reorganization Project Under Way at Wheaton Public Library
Wheaton Public Library is undergoing a Reorganization Project in which several collections and pieces of furniture are being relocated throughout the library.
11/15/2016 9:26:51 AM
Fire Sprinklers Extinguish Public Works Fire
At approximately 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, the Wheaton Fire Department was dispatched to an automatic fire alarm at the City of Wheaton Public Works Facility located at 821 W. Liberty. Upon arrival, fire crews identified a fire in a pickup truck inside the fleet maintenance garage.
11/8/2016 4:12:55 PM
Take a Look at Where Your Recycling Ends Up
Watch this first edition of “City Scene” to see the state-of-the-art facility that Wheaton’s new garbage and recycling hauler uses and learn how advanced technologies separate glass, paper, aluminum and more.
11/8/2016 3:16:34 PM
Find Us on Facebook!
The City of Wheaton is now on Facebook! You can like our page at www.facebook.com/ CityOfWheaton to stay up-to-date with City news, events, reminders, job postings and more.
10/26/2016 4:06:32 PM
Keep Leaves Out of the Streets
Please do not blow or rake leaves into the street. This can block storm sewers and lead to flooding issues.
9/30/2016 5:30:57 PM
Ready for Wheaton’s New Garbage Program, Starting Monday? Watch This Video
Are you ready for Wheaton’s new garbage, recycling and yard waste program, which starts on Monday? Find out the basics about the new program by watching this video, “Sorting it Out: Wheaton’s New Garbage & Recycling Program.”
9/7/2016 2:38:22 PM
Don’t Get Scammed: Beware of Utility Impersonators
ComEd has seen an increase in reports of individuals calling ComEd customers and falsely claiming their electric service will be disconnected unless payment is made.
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.
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.
Related Links & Documents
RSS News Feed
City of Wheaton
303 W. Wesley St.