Village Awards and Recognitions

  1. Budget Award

    Romeoville Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

    The Village of Romeoville has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget from Government Finance Officers Association. The award represents a significant achievement by Romeoville. Read on...
  2. Mayor Noak

    Mayor Noak Appointed to 2023 National League of Cities Committee

    Mayor Noak has once again been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) Transportation and Infrastructure Services Federal Advocacy Committee. Read on...
  3. Tree City

    Romeoville Named Tree City for Third Year in a Row

    The Arbor Day Foundation has named the Village of Romeoville a 2022 Tree City USA and also awarded them a Tree City Growth Award. This is the third year in a row the Village has been recognized. Read on...
  4. RE Journals 2023

    Romeoville Named Finalist in Five Development Award Categories

    The Village of Romeoville has been named a finalist in five different categories for the 2023 Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards, which recognizes excellence in development. Read on...
  5. Water Ambassador

    Romeoville Achieves Gold Recognition for Water Ambassador Program

    The Public Works Department was recognized at the last Village Board Meeting for their work in achieving a Gold Level recognition for their participation in the American Water Works Association Illinois Section of the Water Ambassador Program. Read on...
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  1. Alex

    Romeoville Recreation Employee Recognized with Advertising Award

    Alex Vasiliades, the Marketing Coordinator for the Romeoville Recreation Department, took third place in the Paid Advertisement division at the Illinois Park and Recreation Association’s Agency Showcase event this past week. Read on...
  2. REJ 2022 NF

    Romeoville Named Finalist for Municipality of the Year

    For the second year in a row, the Village of Romeoville has been named a finalist for Municipality of the Year and the Most Significant Lease Transaction by RE Journals, one of the most prestigious development real estate trade magazines. Read on...
  3. Tree City Awards NF

    Romeoville Honored with Two Tree City Recognitions

    For the second year in a row, the Arbor Day Foundation has recognized the Village of Romeoville as a Tree City USA. In addition, the Village also received a Tree City USA Growth Award for its commitment to effective urban forest management. Read on...
  4. Mayor Noak

    Mayor Noak Appointed to 2022 National League of Cities Committee

    Mayor Noak has once again been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) Transportation and Infrastructure Services Federal Advocacy Committee. Read on...
  5. Addams Family

    Romeoville Halloween Safety PSA Snaps Up Award

    The Addams Family themed Halloween safety PSA that debuted last fall has won a 2022 Hometown Media Award from the Alliance for Community Media Foundation. The video won the category of Public Health Programming in the Access Center Professional division. Read on...
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  1. Css

    Romeoville Recreation Employee Honored with Award

    Cassandra Proctor, a Program Supervisor, received the Young Professional of the Year Award from the South Suburban Park & Recreation Association. Read on...
  2. Tr

    Arbor Day Foundation Names Village of Romeoville Tree City USA

    Village honored for its commitment to effective urban forest management. Read on...
  3. Mayor NF

    Mayor Noak Appointed to A National League of Cities Committee

    Mayor Noak will serve on the 2021 Transportation and Infrastructure Services Federal Advocacy Committee Additional Info...
  4. Award

    Romeoville’s Wayfair Project Named Most Significant Lease Transaction by RE Journals

    At last night’s Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards ceremony, the Village of Romeoville’s Wayfair project was named Most Significant Lease Transaction. The Village was also a finalist for Municipality of the Year. Read on...
  5. Award

    Romeoville Named a Finalist for Two Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards

    The Village of Romeoville has been named a finalist for two Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards: City/Municipality of the Year and Most Significant Lease Transaction. Award winners will be announced at an event on July 22nd. Read on...
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  1. Path

    Romeoville Receives Grant Funds for Another Multi-Use Path

    A new multi-use path will soon stretch from Normantown Road south to Taylor Road thanks to grant funds from the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) and the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT). Read on...
  2. IL EPA NF

    Romeoville Receives $200,000 Grant for Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrades

    The Village of Romeoville has received an Illinois Environmental Wastewater Treatment Plant Energy Efficiency Grant in the amount of $200,000. Read on...
  3. Money NF

    Romeoville to Receive Fourth Grant in Last Three Weeks

    The Village of Romeoville has received four grants in the past three weeks, including money for nature restoration, a multi-use path, and new wastewater treatment equipment. Read on...
  4. Financial Excellence

    Village of Romeoville Wins 6th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

    The Village of Romeoville’s Finance Department has been honored with their 6th consecutive Excellence in Financial Reporting Award by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. Read on...
  5. Hm Prcs NF

    Romeoville Home Prices Jump 9% in Last Year

    According to a January article on Crain’s Chicago Business, Romeoville experienced a 9% increase in home prices in 2019, one of the largest increases in the Will County and DuPage County communities that were detailed in the report. Read on...
  6. NFStrini

    Romeoville to Receive $382,800 OSLAD Grant

    The Village of Romeoville will receive $382,800 in matching grant funds from Open Space Land And Development (OSLAD) for renovations to Lake Strini. Read on...
  7. Mayor NF

    Mayor Noak Appointed to National League of Cities’ Transportation Committee

    Romeoville Mayor John Noak has been reappointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Transportation and Infrastructure Services federal advocacy committee. Read on...
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  1. Kristine

    Romeoville Recreation Employee Honored With Award

    Congratulations to Kristine Wahlgren, Facility Supervisor at the Romeoville Recreation Department, who has received the Professional of the Year Award by the South Suburban Park & Recreation Association (SSPRPA). Read on...
  2. Volunteer Park Newsflash

    Village of Romeoville Awarded Environmental Grant from ComEd, Openlands

    ComEd and Openlands announced that the Village of Romeoville’s Parks & Recreation Department is one of 26 public agencies from northern Illinois to receive an environmental grant from the organizations through the annual ComEd Green Region Program. Read on...
  3. Fire Academy

    Romeoville Fire Academy Receives Grant Towards Instructor Costs

    The Romeoville Fire Academy, with cooperation from OAI, Inc., has the opportunity to provide grant funded training to firefighters from rural or under served communities. The grant itself offsets some of the cost for the instructor to teach these courses. Read on...
  4. U.S. Conference of Mayors Honors Romeoville Mayor John Noak

    Mayor Noak was honored to accept the CommunityWINS® top award in the small city category for economic development initiatives from the U.S. Conference of Mayors and Wells Fargo. Read on...
  5. ATC Newsflash

    $6 Million in State Funding Announced for Lewis Air Traffic Control Tower

    Residents should note that even with the new control tower, the airport will not become a commercial service airport and the air traffic will not significantly increase. Read on...
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    U.S. Conference of Mayors Presents Award to Mayor John Noak and Lewis University For Innovation Hub

    Mayor John Noak, the U.S. Conference of Mayors, and Wells Fargo joined together to present a 2019 First Place CommunityWINS® Grant Award in the amount of $75,000 to Lewis University for its work to support the Lewis Innovation Hub. Read on...
  7. Financial Excellence

    Village of Romeoville Wins 5th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

    For the 5th straight year, the Village of Romeoville has been recognized with the Government Finance Officers Assoc. of the U.S. & Canada Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2018 comprehensive annual financial report. Read on...
  8. Woods NF

    Romeoville’s O’Hara Woods to Benefit from $80,000 Grant

    The Conservation Foundation was awarded an $80,000 grant from CITGO to begin restoration work in the O’Hara Woods Nature Preserve. The grant is a part of CITGO’s “Caring for Our Coast” initiative. Read on...
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