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Posted on: April 12, 2021

2019 Draft Action Plan Substantial Amendment #5 Virtual Public Hearing

DuPage County will hold a virtual public hearing for the 2019 Draft Action Plan Substantial Amendment #5 will be held on April 14, 2021 at 5:00  p.m. This is open to the public and everyone is virtually invited to attend. 

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

ComEd Adds $9 Million in Bill Assistance

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Extends Payment Plans to Help Customers Struggling with Electric Bills

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

ComEd Urges Customers to Act Now to Take Advantage of Millions in Bill-Assistance Dollars

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As the one-year anniversary of the start of the COVID-19 pandemic nears, ComEd recognizes that families and businesses are still dealing with continued financial challenges and urges customers with past-due balances to call the energy company so that they...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Mayor Trilla sharing today's Press Release from DuPage County on Vaccine and B.1.1.7 Variant

DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) has learned the number of COVID-19 vaccines allocated to DuPage County in the next three weeks for first doses will be very limited. This week, DCHD expects to receive only 2,450 vaccines for first doses for distribu...

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

A message from Mayor Trilla regarding the Coronavirus

               

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 DuPage County moves into Phase 4 AND Vaccination Resources

On February 3, 2021, The ILDPH announced that Region 8, covering DuPage and Kane Counties ca...

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Posted on: January 29, 2021

ComEd Warns of Imposters Approaching Customers at Home to Steal Money and Personal Information

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With people spending more time at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, imposters are taking advantage of residents who may be alone to rob them of their possessions and financial information. These imposters can show up at small businesses as well as ho...

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Posted on: January 26, 2021

Region 8 (DuPage and Kane County) moves to Tier 1 immediately

Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today announced Region 8 (DuPage and Kane) and Region 9 (Lake and McHenry) are moving to Tier 1 effective today. Information about which tier and phase regions are in can be found at th...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Governor Discusses Mitigation Efforts and Vaccine Administration Plan

During a press conference this afternoon, Governor JB Pritzker discussed the COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts and updates on the Vaccine Administration Plan.

Highlights for Region 8 (DuPage and Kane Counties)

At this time, Region 8 will remain in Tier 3 Mitigati...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

ComEd Small Business Assistance Program

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ComEd is here to support small business customers facing challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of December 16, 2020,  applications are being accepted for assistance that would be applied to your bill in 2021 if you meet all qualifica...

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Health Department Planning for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution in DuPage County

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In anticipation of COVID-19 vaccine availability, the DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) is preparing to receive and distribute vaccines later this month. This work includes developing plans to ensure equitable and timely distribution, assessing logis...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

A message from Mayor Trilla regarding the Small Business Grant Relief Program

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Dear DuPage Communities:

 

As of 3:15pm today we have been notified:

I wanted to let you know that the portal for the DUPAGE COUNTY SMALL BUSINESS GRANT RELIEF PROGRAM FOR RESTAURANTS & FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS is still open and accepting application...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

ComEd Urges Customers to Be Aware of Energy-Related Scams Over the Holidays

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As the holiday season approaches, ComEd recognizes Utility Scam Awareness Day, Nov. 18, by reminding customers to be on the lookout for imposters using energy-related scams to steal money and personal information.

Since 2017, customer reports of scams and ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

A message from the Mayor re: COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts

Statewide Tier 3 COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts

 Effective 11/20/2020

Regrettably, confirmed cases and increased hospitalizations have not only been increasing in our Region (8) but throughout every region in our state. As of November 17, 2020, Willo...
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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Newest ComEd Programs Provides Bill Assistance to Small Businesses and Families During Pandemic

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With many restaurants, bars, retailers and other small businesses across northern Illinois struggling to stay open during the COVID-19 pandemic, ComEd today announced a new bill-assistance program to help eligible small businesses facing financial difficu...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Brush Collection Fee Clarification

We have received a number of inquiries regarding the brush pick-up fee that is now itemized on your Groot Industries service invoice and wanted to provide some clarity regarding the program.  

The Village over the years has contracted a twice a ye...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

An important message from Mayor Trilla regarding COVID-19 Mitigation Changes

On November 9, 2020 I participated in DuPage Mayor and Manager’s conference call regarding COVID-19 data obtained from the DuPage County Health Department.  Based on today’s information from the Director of the DuPage County Health Department and...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

An important message from the Mayor re: COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations

To all residents and businesses in Willowbrook from Mayor Trilla,

This afternoon Governor Pritzker and other State Public Health Officials Announced COVID-19 Resurgence Mitigations to Take Effect in Region 7 and Region 8 (DuPage is Region 8) to take effect...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

A message from Mayor Trilla regarding the Coronavirus

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Important Update on Region 8 Metrics

Today I participated in a Mayor’s phone call with the DuPage County Health Department, where national, state and County COVID-19 case data is shared.   As you know, DuPage County is in Region 8.  Here ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

A message from the Mayor re: COVID-19 Risk Metrics

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A message from Mayor Trilla...

The Illinois Department of Public Health notified the DuPage County Health Department that as of today, DuPage County(Region 8) will be moved back to the BLUE category on the IDPH County Level COVID-19 Risk Metrics r...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

A message from the Mayor and Police Chief re: COVID-19 Related Energy Scams

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A message from Mayor Trilla and Chief Schaller...ComEd has just issued an important NEWS RELEASE (PDF) regarding attempted scams and scammers involving energy charges and past due bills. 
 We encourage our residents and businesses to be a...
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Posted on: September 17, 2020

An important message from the Mayor re: Assistance Programs

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A message from Mayor Trilla for residents...

Dear Residents,

I want to let you know about an important new grant funded assistance program, UNLOCK A CAREER- being offered by DuPage County’s Workforce Development Division, for those who have lost t...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

DuPage County Shows Warning Signs of Increased COVID-19 Risk

Youth and young adults asked to do their part to slow spread of the virus

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) risk level in DuPage County has changed from blue to orange on the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) County Level Risk Metrics Map. ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Business Interruption Grants - Second Round Announced

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The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) is launching the the second round of the BIG Grant (Business Interruption Grants).  DCEO will make the application for BIG available on Thursday, September 17th.

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Nicor Gas Offers NEW Payment Assistance for those Experiencing Financial Hardship due to COVID-19

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A message from Nicor Gas...

Your wellbeing is central to every decision we make at Nicor Gas. As the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to unfold, we are assessing the needs of our customers and communities to make sure we’re providin...

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Posted on: August 28, 2020

Utility Assistance Programs for Households Facing Financial Hardship

As we all continue to stay safe and keep moving forward, Nicor and ComEd are offering options to those hardest hit by the current economic challenges. Please check the links below to learn more about the programs available from both these utility provider...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

An important alert from Mayor Trilla regarding Coronavirus

 State of Illinois Updates Safety Guidelines for Restaurants and Bar Establishments to Protect Patrons and Workers from COVID-19 

New guidelines go into effect Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Yesterday Governor Pritzker released new mask wearin...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

DuPage County Expands Small Business Relief Program

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The DuPage County Board on Tuesday voted to remove a restriction from the County’s Reinvest DuPage small business grant relief program. In May, the Board allocated $7 million in monies received under the federal CARES Act for a grant re...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

One-Day Storm Damage Cleanup Program

The Mayor and Board of Trustees approved a One-Day Storm Damage Cleanup Program to be conducted on Wednesday August 19, 2020. The Cleanup Program will be conducted on Public Roads Only.  Residents of single family homes* may begin placing material...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

A 2020 Census message from Mayor Trilla

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Today I am reaching out to all our residents with two important notifications.  #1 - One is to let you know that the 2020 Census Takers will be in our neighborhoods beginning August 11th through September 30th to contact those who have not respon...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

New Single-Family Refuse Contract awarded to Groot Industries

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The Village of Willowbrook has conducted a Request for Proposal (RFP) for refuse services for our single-family homes within our community. The lowest, most responsible bidder for the RFP was Groot Industries. As such, effective August 1, 2020, Groot Indu...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

An important alert from Mayor Trilla regarding Coronavirus

Governor Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Public Health announce:

 “Actions to Combat a Resurgence of COVID-19

The announcement covers the new mitigation steps the State will apply in the event of COVID-19 spikes like th...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

ComEd Supporting our Communites

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ComEd understands that the last thing you should have to worry about is having reliable electric service, which is why we are committed to helping families and businesses experiencing financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Stay Safe Message from Mayor Trilla & DuPage County Health Department

Stay Safe this Independence Day Weekend

The 4th of July is here! It’s a time to celebrate with cookouts and more but please, the DuPage County Health Department wants you to remember, COVID-19 is still here. 

Here are some tips t...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

ComED Summer Preparedness

As summer arrives in northern Illinois and many people are still spending increased time working and living at home, ComEd is ready to provide reliable energy toensure customers can be comfortable in rising temperatures.

To help families and communities re...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

An important alert from Mayor Trilla regarding Coronavirus

 COMING SOON... Phase 4 of Restore Illinois

As you are no doubt aware, this Friday, June 26th, Illinois moves into Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan. I am attaching a copy the Governor’s Plan with this alert. As we move forward, it i...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

New grant opportunities announced

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The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) is launching the the first round of the BIG Grant (Business Interruption Grants).  DCEO will make the application for BIG available on Monday, June 22nd.

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Village Hall open for business June 22, 2020

As of Monday, June 22nd the Village Hall is open for business. Please continue to follow COVID-19 protocols for everyone’s safety. Signs are posted with reminders and directions. The hours for Village Hall are from 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday throug...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Re-designed Online Payment Portal

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The Village of Willowbrook has redesigned their Online Payment Portal.  From the homepage click on the ‘Online Payment’ located at the bottom of your screen.  This will take you to the screen showing the available onl...
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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Additional COVID-19 Testing Site in DuPage County

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The Illinois Department of Public Health has announced an additional COVID-19 testing site in DuPage County. The ILDPH is providing testing services through Pillars Community Health.  The site is in service on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Anne M...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

COVID-19 Testing in DuPage County

DuPage County will be offering community-based COVID-19 testing at the DuPage County Complex.  The site is scheduled to open on Tuesday, June 16, 2020.  Testing is free but limited tests are available per day. This is a drive-thru testin...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Reinvest DuPage Grant Program-Portal Re-opened June 12, 2020

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We are pleased to share the news that Reinvest DuPage, a grant relief program developed for small businesses and independent contractors in DuPage County, re-opened the application portal this morning, June 12. The grants from this program can be used for ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Changes to Willowbrook Overnight Parking Program

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Effective July 1, 2020 vehicles will be limited to parking on Village streets between 2-6 am for only 3 days per month.  Vehicles not entered into the Frontline portal online will be subject to a $25 fine for each occurrence.  Please be ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Tennis Courts Open at Waterford Park

The Village of Willowbrook has opened the Waterford Park(6612 Waterford Court) tennis courts for your enjoyment.   For the health and safety of all, the Village encourages all players to practice the specific CDC and the US Tennis Association gui...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

More Great Willowbrook Businesses Opening in Phase 3

Today, outdoor dining and additional segments  of our retail and service businesses that were closed due to the Stay at Home Order, began to re-open!  Please check the the Village of Willowbrook website for a comprehensive list of our re...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

ComEd Extends Customer Bill-Assistance Support Through July 1

On May 28, 2020 ComEd announced their continued support of customers impacted by COVIID-19 pandemic with these extensions until at least July 1, 2020.  As people continue to feel the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, ComEd is voluntaril...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Phase 3 Guidelines for Businesses

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Governor JB Pritzker’s office has released the State’s guidelines covering the new safety measures covering Illinois businesses that will be allowed to re-open under Phase 3 (Recovery) of the " Restore Illinois" plan anticipa...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Great News from Mayor Trilla to Residents of Willowbrook

I am happy to report that today Governor Pritzker has announced that Illinois restaurants and bars will be allowed to open for outdoor dining (only) in Phase 3... which is on target to take effect in in 9 days!

We are thankful the Governor has relaxed his ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2020

Curfew Message from Mayor Trilla

Due to the violence that is occurring in conjunction with the protests in nearby municipalities, I am issuing an executive order for an early curfew for residents of Willowbrook.

In an effort to keep everyone safe from the threat of violence in our neighbo...

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

Restore Illinois Plan announced by Governor Pritzker

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Governor Pritzker just released the State’s Public Health Approach to Safely Reopen our State.  The Plan known as RESTORE ILLINOIS  divides the State into 4 Regions: Northeast, North-Central, Central and Southern.  Add...
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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Reinvest DuPage Small Business Relief Grant Program

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DuPage County announced it will launch Reinvest DuPage, a grant relief program developed in partnership with Choose DuPage for small businesses and independent contractors. The program will provide grants to sustain some businesses impacted by COVID-19.

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Stay at Home Order Extension and Updates 05/01/2020

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Governor JB Pritzker extended the Stay at Home Order through May 30th and made some important modifications.  Here is a summary(PDF) of some of the important changes.

The full Executive Order can be found here.

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Important Service Update to Republic Waste Collection Services

Republic Services will resume Bulk item pick-up effective 4/30/2020 for the Village of Willowbrook. Bulk items: Beginning Thursday, April 30, 2020 white goods, washers, dryers, furniture and/or similar large items or any loose items will once again be pic...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

A message from Mayor Trilla regarding the Coronavirus

Mayor Trilla is providing highlights of Governor Pritzker’s announcement regarding the Extension of the  Stay at Home Order and important changes that take effect May 1, 2020.  All residents are urged to be aware of the changes...

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Posted on: April 19, 2020

DuPage County Smart 911-COVID-19

Please help our first responders help you...consider signing up for Smart911.

DuPage County has had this service for many years – if you haven’t signed up, please consider joining. Your profile is only visible when you dial 9-1-1.

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Fly your Flag to Show your Support

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Mayor Trilla encourages all residents to raise an American Flag to show your support for all those sacrificing to keep US safe and healthy.  A simple reminder of the fighting spirit of our nation.  We are all in this fight together.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Press Release from ComEd (03/24/2020) (PDF)

ComEd extends support to ensure all residents have safe, reliable energy service during this critical time.

Press Release from ComEd

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

DuPage Water Commission Press Release

DWC customers should continue to use and drink water form their tap as usual

Water System Update Regarding Coronavirus Outbreak (03/16/2020) (PDF) 

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Information on the Coronavirus February 28, 2020 (PDF)

Link #1 - The link to the Du Page County Health Department: DuPage County Health Department 

Link #2 - The link to the Illinois Department of Public Heath is:  Illinois Department of Public Health

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Social Security Administration Launches New Campaign to Fight Scammers (PDF)

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The Social Security Administration launched a new Public Service Announcement (PSA) campaign to continue warning people about the ongoing nationwide telephone impersonation scheme. The PSAs feature a message from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul. ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

US EPA Hazardous Air Pollutants: Ethylene Oxide - Updates (PDF)

Update on EPA’s work to review the National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for Miscellaneous Organic Chemical Manufacturing and the NESHAP for Ethylene Oxide Commercial Sterilizers.

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Statement from State’s Attorney Berlin regarding HB3885 (PDF)

The Press Release from State's Attorney Berlin issued today regarding HB3885...

I applaud Representative Durkin for continuing his efforts to protect the health and welfare of his community. The residents of Willowbrook deserve a say in what type of busine...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Village of Hinsdale Approves Resolution... (PDF)

Village of Hinsdale Resolution R2019-08 Approving Study of Potential Intergovernmental Agreement with Willowbrook, Burr Ridge & Darien 9.3.2019 (9/6/19) (PDF)

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Plaintiffs Response to Villages Comments on Consent Order and Notice of Filing 8.30.19 (PDF)

Documents on file: Plaintiffs Response to Villages Comments on Consent Order and Notice of Filing 8.30.19

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Intervenors Comments to Consent Order (PDF)

Intervenors Comments to Consent Order - Filed & Accepted on 8/23/19  with the 18th Judicial Court of DuPage County

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Public Comment on behalf of the Villages of Willowbrook and Burr Ridge (PDF)

Public Comment on behalf of the Village of Willowbrook and Village of Burr Ridge re: ILEPA Draft Construction Permit to Sterigenics US, LLC Willowbrook I facility (Application No. 19060030)

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

EPA Final Risk Assessment August 14, 2019 (PDF)

Summary of U.S. EPA’s Risk Assessment of Ethylene Oxide Emissions from the Sterigenics Commercial Sterilizer in Willowbrook, Illinois

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Illinois EPA Announces a Public Forum (PDF)

The Illinois EPA has reviews the construction permit application and has prepared a draft for public review.  The formal public meeting will be held on August 1, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Ashton Place, 341 75th Street in Willowbrook.

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Sterigenics Next Court Date July 18, 2019 (PDF)

At the DuPage County Courthouse 505 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187 - Room 2005 at 9:30 a.m.  Suggest arriving by 9:00 a.m. to go through security.  Please leave cell phones in car, as they are not allowed in the building. &nb...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Be Informed About How To Protect Yourself (PDF)

https://www.willowbrookil.org/DocumentCenter/View/1625

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

A note from Mayor Trilla regarding newly passed legislation (PDF)

Dear Residents of Willowbrook,

I am incredibly pleased to inform you that tonight, the Illinois Senate passed new legislation that provides substantial restrictions on the use of ethylene oxide in the state of Illinois.

Yesterday morning I joined Senator Jo...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

EPA Public Open House Notice May 29, 2019 For Remote Participants (PDF)

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

EPA Air Toxics Risk Assessment Webinar

https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2019-05/documents/risk_assessment_primer_for_citizens_webinar_5.20.19.pdf

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Sterigenics Willowbrook Facility-Updates

After 4 ½ months of testing the community’s air for ethylene oxide, EPA will pause air quality monitoring in Willowbrook, Illinois at the end of the month.







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