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Posted on: January 20, 2020

Wheaton Police Arrest Man in Relation to ‘Swatting’ Incident

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On Oct. 19, 2019 at approximately 4:30 a.m., 9-1-1 received an emergency call for an alleged violent domestic disturbance involving the discharge of a firearm in a multi-unit dwelling in the 700 block of Childs Street. The unidentified caller allegedly di...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

City Announces Retirement of Longtime Director of Engineering

Paul Redman

Director of Engineering Paul Redman will be retiring next month, after 35 years with the City of Wheaton.

Hired in July 1984 as a Civil Engineer, Redman was promoted to Director of the Engineering Department in 1990.

"It was an honor to serve the commu...

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News & Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Clothing Recycling Added to Monthly Electronic Recycling Drop-offs

Textile Recycling

Starting on Jan. 11, 2020, the City’s monthly electronic recycling drop-off events will expand with a new program to collect textiles. The monthly events take place from 9 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of each month at the Public Works Sto...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

'Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over' Campaign Made Roads Safer for the Holidays

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The Wheaton Police Department partnered with the Illinois Department of Transportation and law enforcement across the state for the 2019 holiday “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. From Dec. 16 through Jan. 2, law enforcement sh...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

DuPage County Offering Home Heat Assistance to Qualifying Households

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DuPage County Community Services is accepting applications for the annual Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) now through May 31, 2020, or until funds are depleted. Winter heating applications are now being accepted by appointment from seni...

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