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Posted on: July 20, 2018

North Main Street Resurfacing Project Begins Soon

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The North Main Street Resurfacing Project in Wheaton is scheduled to begin the week of July 22. Prior to resurfacing, crews will be replacing sidewalks at intersections on North Main Street between Seminary Avenue and Cole Avenue.  The entire pro...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Police Investigate Armed Robbery at Victoria's Secret

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On July 17, 2018 at approximately 1 p.m. the Wheaton Police Department responded to Victoria's Secret, 151 Town Square, for a reported armed robbery. Three females entered the store and removed a felony amount of merchandise. One of the females displayed ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Expect Traffic Delays Near County Fair

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The 2018 DuPage County Fair is scheduled from Wednesday, July 25, through Sunday, July 29, 2018. During this time period, motorists can expect traffic delays on:

  • County Farm Road between Roosevelt Road and Geneva Road
  • Manchester Road between County Farm Roa...
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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Bike Wheaton Festival Takes Place August 11

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Join the Wheaton Bike Commission for its annual family-friendly event, the Bike Wheaton Festival, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 in downtown Wheaton. The event will be in Memorial Park, 208 W Union Avenue.Events include:

  • Decorated bike parade...
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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Speed Limit Lowered for Wheaton Neighborhoods

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On July 16, 2018, the Wheaton City Council voted to lower the speed limit for City of Wheaton residential neighborhoods from 30 mph to 25 mph. The City is making this speed limit change, combined with the program for new sidewalks, to improve safety for t...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Library Director Receives Librarian of the Year Award

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The City of Wheaton is pleased to announce that Betsy Adamowski, Director of the Wheaton Public Library, is the 2018 recipient of the Illinois Library Association (ILA) Librarian of the Year Award. The award recognizes a librarian’s distinguished service ...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Wheaton Police Host National Night Out Celebration Aug. 7

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Join the Wheaton Police Department from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7 in Memorial Park, 208 W Union Avenue, for National Night Out. As a part of a nationwide night where communities connect with their local police departments and raise awareness about safety i...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Temporary Closures for Some Lot 9 Parking Spaces

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The City of Wheaton will be temporarily closing some of the leased parking spaces in Commuter Parking Lot 9 due to construction on the City’s adjacent Public Works Storage Yard. The spaces are needed to allow construction trucks and City trucks to access ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Summer Road Projects in Wheaton

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Butterfield Road and Roosevelt Road in Wheaton will both see road improvements this summer. Here are the details for each project:

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Copenhaver Construction will begin mobilizing for the Route 56 Headwall Project on Monday, July 2. The Route ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Nicor Installing New Gas Main and Gas Line in Some Areas

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Nicor Gas will be installing new natural gas main and gas lines connecting to properties in some areas in Wheaton starting in late July. This is part of a multi-year project to replace aging natural gas infrastructure.Areas affected include:

  • 902-907 N Cros...
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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Online Option Available for Paying Permit Fees

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As part of the City’s continued rollout of online services, citizens can now pay permit fees online at www.wheaton.il.us/billpay.  If you have submitted a permit application, you can submit a payment as soon as you receive a notificatio...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

New Location for Vintage Rides Car Shows

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The Downtown Wheaton Association is gearing up for a summer full of Vintage Rides car shows, which will take place on Friday nights from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., May 18 through August 31. Like in previous years, this car show in historic Downtown Wheaton will fe...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

French Market Returns to Downtown Wheaton

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A popular Wheaton event that draws a crowd each Saturday will return to downtown Wheaton starting Saturday, April 14, 2018. From 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each week, check out the Wheaton French Market at the parking lot just south of the railroad tracks near Main...

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