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9/20/2016 4:41:25 PM
Road Closures: Light the Torch Run 5K on Sept. 30
The Light the Torch Run 5K will take place from approximately 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30. During this event, the Wheaton Police Department will temporarily close some streets. See a map of which streets will be closed.
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.
8/29/2016 4:33:25 PM
Garbage Cart Registration has Ended
The garbage cart registration period has ended. If you did not select a size, you will receive a 35-gallon garbage cart, which you can exchange for a different size through Nov. 30.
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.
8/17/2016 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.
8/2/2016 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.
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
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4/2/2014 9:12:28 AM
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