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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Woodridge One of Top 5 Communities to Live In

Woodridge is consistently listed as a top 5 community to live in according to a tool developed by Crain's Chicago Business magazine. The tool is intended to help individuals find the best community to live in based on criteria such as quality schools, low...Read on...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Information on Door-to-Door Soliciting in Woodridge

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The Village of Woodridge conducts a background screening on all solicitors before they are issued a registration. Approved commercial solicitors (soliciting for purchases of services or products) are restricted to solicit between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2017

Upcoming Roadway Improvement Projects

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The Village will be reinvesting in its roadway infrastructure during the upcoming construction season. Reinvestment is vital to maintaining the safety and integrity of our roads. Part of this work includes sections of roadway being resurfaced, which ent...Read on...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Video Shows Advantages of Signing up for Smart 911

The Woodridge Police Department recently posted a video that briefly explains the Smart911 service in both English and American Sign Language. The video touches on the advantages of signing up for the service, particularly for those that are deaf or hard...Read on...

Check out the video on their Facebook page…
Posted on: April 24, 2017

Woodridge Community Thanks Clerk Nystrom for Her Service

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Eileene Nystrom, known as “Sam” to those close to her, moved to Woodridge in 1967 after a housing search that canvassed the Chicagoland region. She and her husband Lou decided on Woodridge due to the friendliness of the community, and...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2017

Village Congratulates Elected Officials

Congratulations to Mayor Cunningham, and Trustees Krucek and Page on their reelection to the Village of Woodridge Village Board. The Village also welcomes and congratulates Cameron Hendricks as a newly elected Village Trustee and Joe Kagann as the newly ...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2017

Mayor Cunningham Delivers 2017 State of the Village Address

On Wednesday, February 1st, Mayor Gina Cunningham delivered the 2017 State of the Village Address. Hosted by the Village and Chamber630, the well-attended event provided an opportunity to hear information on development activity, including the constructi...Read on...

2017 State of the Village Video...
Posted on: February 2, 2017

New Year Brings New Locations for Social Service Agencies

The end of 2016 brought about the closing of the Community Resource Center, concluding a twenty-year history of providing a place for services provided to Woodridge families. Located at 8274 Janes Avenue, the facility was established in 1996 to provide s...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2017

Village Receives Awards Recognizing Financial Reporting

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At the January 19th meeting of the Village of Woodridge Mayor and Board of Trustees, Finance Director Nadine Alletto presented her staff with two awards - a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting and Award for Outstanding Achieve...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2017

Village Unveils Easier Access to Development and Financial Information

Have you ever wondered what development projects are occurring around the Village? Have a question about taxes or Village finances? We have something for you! Village staff members recently unveiled some exciting new tools that can help you on your quest ...

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View Ways to Stay Informed About Development...
Posted on: January 13, 2017

Trustee Pamela Beavers Announces Resignation

After serving the Woodridge community for twenty-four years, Pamela Beavers has resigned her position as Village Trustee. Ms. Beavers has served as a Village Trustee for the past fifteen years. Before joining the Village Board in 2002, Ms. Beavers began ...Read on...

Posted on: January 13, 2017

Village Administrator Kathleen Rush Retires, Leaving Legacy of Service Behind

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Village of Woodridge, Illinois - Friday, January 13th, will mark the last day that Kathleen Rush will serve as Village Administrator for the Village of Woodridge. Ms. Rush, known as “Katy” to her peers, started working for the Village...Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Mayors Object to Annexation Petitions

Mayor Cunningham, along with Mayor Brummel (Warrenville), Mayor Broda (Lisle), and Mayor Chirico (Naperville) held a press conference on January 9, 2017 regarding the filing of formal objections to the petitions to place the question of annexation of Lisl...Read on...

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

Illinois Commerce Commission Approves Illinois American Water Rate Adjustment

The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved a rate adjustment for Illinois American Water effective January 1, 2017. Woodridge customers serviced by Illinois American Water can expect to see a decrease in their water charge of $0.54 per month. Custome...Read on...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Your Government and You - Week 3: Service Opportunities in 2017

This is the last week of the Village's local involvement series and previous topics included how to serve your community and how to share your voice. This week the topic explains the opportunities beginning next year that introduce participants to aspects...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Proposed 2017 Budget Calls for No Increase in Property Tax, Eliminates Water Utility Tax

For the third consecutive year, and fourth time in the last five years, the Village of Woodridge is considering a budget that does not raise property taxes. The budget instead proposes using other revenue sources to support the wide variety of services ...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Your Government and You - Week 2: Let Us Hear Your Voice

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Last week, the Village began a three-week series on how residents can serve the Woodridge community. This week the topic explains the different opportunities throughout the year that allow you to interact with the Mayor & Village Board, Village staff ...Read on...

Posted on: November 11, 2016

Your Government and You - Week 1: Serve Your Community

Woodridge is the proud home of nearly 33,000 self-described friendly people who have worked hand-in-hand with elected officials and Village staff over the years to imagine the best that Woodridge can be and help build that vision. One of the biggest and m...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Eagle Scout Project Helps Protect East Branch of the DuPage River

IMG_20161015_100313Sml.jpg The fish in the East Branch of the DuPage River can breathe a little easier now that Eagle Scout candidate Gavin Thomas and his fellow Boy Scouts have helped remind people of importance of keeping our waterbodies clean. Gavin and 20 volunteers made up of...Read on... More Information on SCARCE....
Posted on: October 17, 2016

Village Names Brian Cunningham as Chief of Police

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The Village has announced the hiring of Brian Cunningham as the next Chief of Police. This culminates a state-wide search and recruitment process, which included gathering input from the community at large and a community interview panel which reflected ...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2016

Now Available - Dispose of Unused or Expired Medications in Woodridge!

The Village of Woodridge is excited to announce a new service for residents! Unwanted and expired prescriptions can be dropped off at the Woodridge Police Department from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Needles, syringes, sharps, illegal dr...Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2016

Commercial Airlines Fly Quiet Test Program

Many residents have noticed over the last several weeks that commercial aircraft seem to be flying over our area more frequently and at times at lower altitudes. From the information the Village has been able to gather, the change appears to be related to...Read on...

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

Woodridge Celebrates Walk to School Day

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Students, parents, and community members from John L. Sipley Elementary School were joined by Village of Woodridge Mayor Gina Cunningham, Woodridge School District 68 Superintendent of Schools Dr. Cathy Skinner, Sipley Principal Dr. Don Mrozik, and member...Read on...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Chief of Police Retires from Woodridge Police Department

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After 30 years of distinctive service to the Woodridge Police Department, Chief Gina Grady will retire on Wednesday, September 28th. Chief Grady has spent her entire career in law enforcement with the Village of Woodridge and was appointed a patrol office...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Village’s Strong Fiscal Management Affirmed by FitchRatings AAA Rating

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FitchRatings has affirmed the Village of Woodridge’s AAA rating, establishing it as the Village’s Issuer Default Rating and rating for $18.5 million unlimited tax general obligation (ULTGO) bonds. This is the best rating that can be achieved using the Fi...Read on...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Update on Road Construction - Woodridge Drive & 83rd Street

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Construction continues on Woodridge Drive between 75th Street and Center Drive. The road will remain open, but delays are expected. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes when possible.

Work begins Tuesday, August 16th, on 83rd Street fro...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Row Home Construction Begins in Seven Bridges

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On Thursday, August 11th, construction began on Uptown at Seven Bridges, an 80-unit row home development by Pulte Homes Corporation. This development, located at Mulligan Drive and Main Street, is the long awaited final phase of the Main Street at Seven B...Read on...

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Posted on: February 8, 2013

Woodridge Community Mourns Loss of Joel Kagann

The Woodridge Community has experience a great loss in the passing of Joel Kagann, longtime resident and contributor to the Woodridge community. Affectionately known as “Mr. Woodridge”, Joel served a storied career with the Village of Woodridge, first as...Read on...

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