Posted on: November 20, 2017

33rd Annual Holiday Decoration Contest Sponsored by the Beautification Commission

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Register for the 33rd Annual Holiday Decoration Contest sponsored by the Romeoville Beautification Commission by 5 p.m. on Dec. 8th! Any decorated home may be nominated by a resident. To register a home call: (815) 886-5022 or e-mail llynch@romeoville.org...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Romeoville Wins Fourth Award for Economic Development

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Romeoville once again finds itself the winner of an Edie award, which is presented by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Illinois Economic Development Association (IEDA). The Edies honor outstanding economic development projects co...

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Economic Development Awards
Posted on: June 22, 2016

ROMEOVILLE RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE IN FINANCIAL REPORTING

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February 2016 - The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has, once again, been awarded to the Village of Romeoville. The award was given by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) to the Village of Romeoville for th...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 26, 2016

2015 EDIE AWARD WINNER

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The Illinois Chamber of Commerce has recognized Romeoville's Magid Glove and Safety for the 2015 award for economic development and job creation.
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Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 27, 2016

ROMEOVILLE ACCEPTS 2014 AWARD FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN ILLINOIS

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On June 26, 2014, Mayor Noak and representatives from Peacock Engineering accepted the 2014 Edie Award given by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes significant economic development projects that included the Peacock Engineering expansio...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 27, 2016

2009 EDIE AWARD

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Kimberly-Clark received the 2009 Edie Award by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and Illinois Economic Development Association for their 750,000-square-foot distribution center in the ProLogis Park 55 Development in Romeoville.

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Economic Development Awards
Posted on: May 27, 2016

GOLD MEDAL WINNER

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The Village of Romeoville Wins Gold Medal as Highest Performing Economic Development Organization for Communities 25,001 to 100,000 in Population in 2012/2013. The Village of Romeoville has been named the gold winner in the High Performance Economic Devel...Read on...

Economic Development Awards

Posted on: November 17, 2017

Romeoville Sees Renewed Interest in Office Construction

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At the November 15th Village Board meeting, the Village Board reviewed a concept that would add a new office building in the Windham Lakes Business Park. The building would be a single story, 43,000 square foot structure with multiple entrances to allow t...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Metra Station Nears Completion, Parking Details Released

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Construction continues on the Romeoville Metra stop and the Village’s portion of the work is anticipated to be completed by Thanksgiving. Following that, Metra will be working with Canadian National to complete the platform and pedestrian crossing. Metra ...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 15, 2017

New Barbecue Restaurant Set to Debut in Romeoville

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Doc Watson’s Smokehouse is coming to Romeoville. They are located at 444 N. Weber Road, in the commercial center near the intersection of Weber Rd. & 135th Street. Their tag line of “Low & Slow” promises an offering of rich, slow cooked meats with...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Village Set to Welcome Romeoville Express Car Wash

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The intersection of Route 53 and Romeo Road has a new neighbor: The Romeoville Express Car Wash. With basic washes starting at $3, the cars in Romeoville should be the cleanest in Will County. The car wash is located right next to Thorntons gas station, a...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Bee Brothers Restaurant to Occupy Former Applebee’s Location

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The former home of Applebee’s on Weber Road is getting a new tenant: Bee Brothers restaurant. A family restaurant serving breakfast and lunch, Bee Brothers will be the first foray into the restaurant business for the young ownership group, who also run El...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: October 12, 2017

La Tortuga Feliz Aims to Please with Mexican Cuisine

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New businesses keep cropping up in Romeoville and La Tortuga Feliz is the latest to bring their offerings to the community. Located at 330 S. Budler Road, near the corner of Budler & Airport, La Tortuga Feliz, translated as “the happy turtle,” special...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Laser Products Industries Unveils Remodeled Training Academy

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Laser Products Industries (LPI), which manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and woodworking industries, officially cut the ribbon on their remodeled training academy on October 1, 2017. The 2,000 square foot space has six se...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Romeoville and Lewis University Partner for Future Corridor Improvements

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Big improvements are on the way for Route 53 near Lewis University. The section of the road, which will soon be known as Flyer’s Corridor, will benefit from a joint partnership between Lewis and the Village of Romeoville.

The Hitchcock Design Group has bee...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 8, 2017

Amazon Holds Official Grand Opening at Romeoville Fulfillment Center

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In September, Amazon opened a 750,000 square foot fulfillment center in Romeoville, which employs over 1,000 people. This week, they had their official grand opening, with a warm reception by state, county, and village officials alike. The Grand Opening h...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2017

New Toyota Dealership Motoring into Romeoville

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The vacant 5.8 acre site at the southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle will soon be home to the new Romeoville Toyota, operated by Thomas Toyota.  On June 7th, officials held the ground breaking for the 46,000 sf state-of-the art d...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Romeoville Exhibits a New Business in Town

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The Village of Romeoville welcomed another new business to the community in June 2017: Metro Exhibit Corporation. For over 30 years, Metro Exhibit has worked with companies large and small to help bring branding and messaging to life.

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 30, 2016

ARYZTA Celebrates Opening of Distribution Center

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ARYZTA®, the third largest global baking company, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 30, 2016 to commemorate the grand opening of its distribution center in Romeoville. The 193,000 sq. ft. facility adds to ARYZTA’s presence in Romeov...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 8, 2016

METRO EXHIBIT CORPORATION MOVES TO ROMEOVILLE

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Investing in new real estate has always been a tell-tale sign of a growing business and that's just what Metro Exhibit Corporation (MEC) has done by purchasing a building and moving their corporate headquarters into the new space at 1308 Marquette Dr.

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 9, 2016

HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS COMING TO ROMEOVILLE

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Romeoville continues to bring in numerous new businesses each year which have helped the community generate an average of over 1,000 jobs annually for the last five years. The most recent announcements include Amazon and Blain's Farm and Fleet, which tog...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 26, 2016

AMAZON OPENS NEW SITE IN ROMEOVILLE

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The Village of Romeoville and Amazon.com announced plans for a new fulfillment center in Romeoville, Illinois. Amazon employees at the more than 750,000 square-foot fulfillment center will pick, pack and ship large items to customers such as big-screen te...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: September 12, 2016

VALLEY VIEW RELOCATES ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

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At the September 7th Village Board meeting, the Board approved a special use permit to allow the vacant commercial building site at 801 Normantown Road to be developed into the Valley View 365U Community School District Administration Center. Valley View ...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 9, 2016

ROMEOVILLE ADDS OVER $200 MILLION IN DEVELOPMENT AND ANNEXES 77 ACRES

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Development in Romeoville is stronger than ever as evidenced by Wednesday night's Village Board meeting. Village officials reviewed 60,000 square feet of Commercial with a total investment of $21 million and 1.33 million square feet of Industrial with a t...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 1, 2016

FARM & FLEET

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An official ribbon cutting ceremony was held October 12th to welcome Blain’s Farm & Fleet to their new Romeoville location at 451 S. Weber Rd. The 122,000 square foot building is the company’s 38th store and the first in Will County. This location emp...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

FRANCONI'S GROCERY/FAT RICKY'S RESTAURANT

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Construction is underway on the 10,000 s.f. restaurant/retail building at the southwest corner of IL Route 53 and Phelps Ave. in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center in Uptown Square. The project is expected to be completed by the end o...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 1, 2016

THOMAS TOYOTA

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Thomas Toyota will be at the Southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle. The dealership will include a 46,000 square foot state-of-the-art building with a showroom, sales and service areas. Construction is expected to begin this Fall.Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

PRESENCE HEALTH

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A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on October 12, 2016 to welcome Presence Senior Health Pavilion and Family Immediate Care Center to the community. It is located on a 2.7 acre outlot, just north of Firestone and in front of Sam’s Club at Romeoville Cross...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 4, 2016

SPRINGS AT WEBER ROAD

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Continental Properties has acquired 18.5 acres from U.S. Bank for the development of a 292-unit “Class A” apartment community at the back end of Rose Plaza located at the northwest corner of Weber Road and Renwick Road. Site construction is underway and t...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights

Posted on: June 1, 2016

Lewis University and Nanophase Collaborate on Nanotechnology Research

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In 2012, Nanophase Technologies Corporation entered into a collaboration to investigate aspects of engineered nanoparticle dispersions in polishing applications. Jess Jankowski, President & CEO commented Nanophase approached Lewis University for its ...Read on...

Additional Info... Education Highlights

Posted on: July 24, 2017

Upcoming Events at the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center

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Check out the upcoming events at the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center by clicking here!

Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center Events
Posted on: August 28, 2017

Pickleball Open Gym

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Stop by the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center and play some pickleball! See full details below.

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Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center Events

Posted on: March 21, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Electronic Recycling

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Romeoville Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Romeoville has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended 2016. T...

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Finance Department
Posted on: August 1, 2016

Romeoville Receives Bond Rating Upgrade from Fitch

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Favorable revenue framework, moderate fixed costs and long-term liability burden, and demonstrated financial resilience during economic downturns, results in Romeoville receiving an increased Bond Rating by Fitch Ratings. This is the second agency in the ...Read on...

Finance Department

Posted on: November 20, 2017

Have a Delicious and Fire Safe Thanksgiving

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Did you know Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires? The number of home fires double on Thanksgiving. So, let’s add a pinch of fire safety to the menu.Keep these safety tips in mind as you prepare your meal.

Turkey:

If you are roastin...

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Fire Department
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Now Accepting Applications for Part-Time Firefighter/ Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s

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The Romeoville Fire Department is now accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s.

Romeoville is a combination 3-station municipal fire department about 25 miles southwest of Chicago. Part-time personnel work 12 or ...

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Fire Department

Posted on: November 17, 2017

Romeoville Sees Renewed Interest in Office Construction

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At the November 15th Village Board meeting, the Village Board reviewed a concept that would add a new office building in the Windham Lakes Business Park. The building would be a single story, 43,000 square foot structure with multiple entrances to allow t...

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Highlights
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Romeoville’s Radio Station

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Did you know Romeoville is home to a fully functioning radio station? The next time you’re driving around town, tune your radio to 88.1 FM. You’ll hear Lewis University broadcasting students honing their skills with talk shows, music programming, and Lewi...

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Highlights
Posted on: November 15, 2017

Operation Christmas

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The Village of Romeoville is sponsoring an Operation Christmas program for the 2017 holiday season. For details on Registration and how to Adopt A Family click here.

Highlights
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Romeoville to Host Monthly Photo Contest

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The Village of Romeoville is excited to introduce a new photo contest, “Picture This, Romeoville!” The contest encourages residents to go around town and snap photos that follow the monthly themes. There will be one winner each month w...

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Highlights
Posted on: April 4, 2017

New Development Projects

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To view a Prezi presentation of projects click HERETo view a PDF version of projects click HERE

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Highlights

Posted on: November 1, 2017

Winter Wonderland & Hope for the Holidays

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Join us as we wait for the Romeoville Fire Department and Romeoville Firefighters Local 4237 to bring Santa on decorated, flashy vehicles!  Kicking off the festivities is the Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:00pm — lighting up the night outs...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Sports Cards & Collectibles Show

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Our next Sports Cards Show is December 16 from 9am-3pm. Contact Jason at 815.886.6234 for more information or to be a vendor.

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events

Posted on: November 17, 2017

Holiday Hours

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The Rec Center and Fit 4 Life Fitness Center are CLOSED Thursday, November 23.Friday, November 24 - Fit 4 Life Fitness Center open 5am - Noon. The Rec Center is closed. Call 815.886.6222 for more information.

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Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: November 17, 2017

Take an Adventure with Us at Arctic Adventure Camp!

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Campers will experience a wide variety of fun during this week-long extended camp. Activities include but not limited to going on a field trip, arts n’ crafts, sports, games, and meeting new friends. Campers are required to bring a lunch and two...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: November 9, 2017

This Week at the Rec!

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UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE REC CENTER

12/1: Winter Wonderland & Hope for the Holidays    More Information     Join the Facebook Event

12/16: Sports Cards & Collectibles Show     More Informa...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Holiday Happenings at the Rec Department!

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Do you love the holiday season? Check out our holiday programs at the Recreation Department - Many of which are free!

Holiday Coloring Contest  Pick up holiday coloring sheets at the Recreation Center front desk and return by Sunday, December 10th...

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Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: October 16, 2017

We're Hiring!

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We're Hiring at the Rec Department!

Positions are open at the Recreation Department - Stop in to apply at 900 W. Romeo Road! 1. Before and After School CareAre you interested in making an impact on the youth in our community? The Romeoville Recrea...

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Parks & Recreation - Programs

Posted on: November 1, 2017

Sports Cards & Collectibles Show

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Our next Sports Cards Show is December 16 from 9am-3pm. Contact Jason at 815.886.6234 for more information or to be a vendor.

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Winter Wonderland & Hope for the Holidays

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Join us as we wait for the Romeoville Fire Department and Romeoville Firefighters Local 4237 to bring Santa on decorated, flashy vehicles!  Kicking off the festivities is the Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:00pm — lighting up the night outside of the...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Safety Town

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The Romeoville Police Department offers several classes free of charge, that are designed to teach and promote safety to our local youth. For information on Safety Town or to request a class listed below, please call the Romeoville Community Oriented Poli...Read on...

Police Department Highlights

Posted on: May 8, 2017

2016 Water Quality Report Now Available

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To see how Romeoville's water quality compares with established federal and state drinking standards, click hereclick here

The Village of Romeoville’s drinking water quality report details the results of the Village’s water quality monitoring and testing p...

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To view the Water Quality Report, click here. Public Works Department Highlights
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Public Works Department Highlights

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Senior Information

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Romeoville is committed to providing the best possible service to our senior citizens. To find out more information on programs and services click here.

Seniors

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Utility Bill Payments. EASIER THAN EVER!

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Did you know that Village of Romeoville utility bills can now be paid using our new automated phone system? Convenient and FREE —Available 24/7 by calling Toll  Free: 844-835-2613. Please have your account # on hand. Payments Types Accepted: Chec...

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Utility Bill Payments

Posted on: November 21, 2017

New Barbecue Restaurant Set to Debut in Romeoville

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Doc Watson’s Smokehouse is coming to Romeoville. They are located at 444 N. Weber Road, in the commercial center near the intersection of Weber Rd. & 135th Street. Their tag line of “Low & Slow” promises an offering of rich, slow cooked meats with...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Lewis University Admissions Letters are Delivered by Drone

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Lewis Univ. kicked off the College Admission season with a special delivery to eight Romeoville HS students. A Lewis Univ. Unmanned Aircraft Systems program drone delivered college admissions acceptance letters Nov. 13 to the students at the high school.“...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Romeoville Installs New Park Cameras

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Romeoville continues to implement enhanced safety measures throughout the community. The most recent initiative is the installation of cameras in 12 of the larger community parks. Village Park, located near the Recreation Center, is the first location to ...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Village Set to Welcome Romeoville Express Car Wash

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The intersection of Route 53 and Romeo Road has a new neighbor: The Romeoville Express Car Wash. With basic washes starting at $3, the cars in Romeoville should be the cleanest in Will County. The car wash is located right next to Thorntons gas station, a...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Yard Waste Pick-Up Available Through Last Week of November

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Yard waste pick-up is available on your normal garbage pick-up day and runs through the week of November 27th. Yard waste must be placed in kraft paper bags, which can be purchased at local retail stores. Small quantities of sod will be collected provided...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 3, 2017

Upcoming Senior Services Outreach Programs

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Senior Services of Will County is offering several Outreach programs at Romeoville Village Hall in the Training Room, 1050 W. Romeo Rd.

Barra & Associates presents FREE "Medicare and You" Education Workshop

Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 10-11 a.m.Romeo...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Law Enforcement Has New Resources to Find Missing People with Dementia

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Law enforcement in Illinois now has an increased ability to return loved ones with dementia to their families under the Silver Search statewide missing person coordination system created under legislation sponsored by state Rep. Natalie Manley, D-Joliet.

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Additional Info... Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: October 3, 2017

ComEd to Perform Routine Tree Trimming

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Trees and branches that interfere with power lines can create safety hazards and cause power outages. Preventative tree maintenance helps avoid power outages. Within the next few months, ComEd will trim trees that interfere with power lines in the area. I...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 2, 2017

Controlled Burn for Haley Meadows

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A prescribed burn will be conducted in the naturalized storm water detention area south of Brassfield Avenue. The burn will be conducted sometime between November 1, 2017 and May 15, 2018, weather permitting. The natural area is outlined in the picture be...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: February 15, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Romeoville Reinvestment Program

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At the Village Board meeting on May 4, 2016, the Romeoville Reinvestment Program was approved. The program provides incentives to homeowners who substantially reinvest in their home and to help local home based businesses expand into commercial districts.

Click here for more information. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: March 17, 2017

MetroNet: Frequently Asked Questions

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MetroNet has begun construction of our 100% fiber optic network in various neighborhoods.  During construction, they will be accessing the utility easement located on your property.  We understand you may have questions about the constru...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: November 16, 2017

Holiday Reminder: Delayed Garbage Pick-up

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Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, garbage pick-up will run one day late for residents with Thursday and Friday pick-ups the week of 11/20/17.

Village Miscellaneous