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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Romeoville Receives 4th Consecutive Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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The Village of Romeoville is once again the recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2017 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

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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...

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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.
"This is the third time that a Romeoville project has received this award. We are honored that business...Read on...

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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...

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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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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...

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Posted on: December 16, 2018

Two New Redevelopment Projects Coming to Romeoville

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The Romeoville Village Board reviewed concept plans for two challenging sites: a new U-Haul self-storage building at the corner of Gaskin Drive and Weber Road and a redevelopment of the old 84 Lumber site at 1400 Independence Drive, near the corner of Jol...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Doc Watson’s Smokehouse Celebrates 1st Anniversary with Ribbon Cutting

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They’ve been cooking in town for a year now, but it was just on Nov. 28th that Doc Watson's Smokehouse officially cut the ribbon on their storefront at 444 Weber Road. They specialize in Central Texas style BBQ using the low and slow method to cook the me...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Romeoville Gives Final Approval to Dog Haus

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Dog Haus, the gourmet hot dog, sausage, and hamburger restaurant that is slated to be built on the corner of Weber Rd. and Renwick Rd. had their final building plans approved by the Village Board.

“We are looking forward to closing out the development of t...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Checkers Holds Ribbon Cutting

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The newest restaurant on Romeoville’s portion of Rte 53 celebrated their official ribbon cutting on Mon., 10/22.  Checkers, located at 651 N. Independence Blvd. (next to Jiffy Lube), is known for their burgers, fries, and milkshakes and is primar...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: October 3, 2018

Officials Celebrate New Pace Service from Chicago to Lewis University

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Officials from Pace Bus, Lewis University, Romeoville, and Will County gathered on October 2nd to celebrate the launch of Pace’s new service, Route 754 Lewis University - CTA Blue Line Clinton Station. Designed to accommodate Lewis University students and...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Laser Products Celebrates Two Global Milestones

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Laser Products Industries (LPI) recently announced that the company has reached two important corporate milestones with global sales of its digital measuring systems topping 5,000 lasers and simultaneously reaching a record 3,000 customers.“Laser Products...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Athletic Center Named One of Top 12 Tournament Ready Facilities in IL

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Sports Planning Guide named the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center one of the Top 12 Tournament Ready Basketball Facilities in Illinois.You can read the full article here. In it, they highlight the Center's eight basketball courts as well as its ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

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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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Romeoville Receives 4th Consecutive Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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The Village of Romeoville is once again the recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2017 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Now Accepting Applications for Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only

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The Village of Romeoville, population approximately 40,000, currently seeks certified applicants for the position of Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only. Shifts are typically 0600-1800, 1800-0600. Note: This is not a full time posi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Now Accepting Applications for Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only

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The Village of Romeoville, population approximately 40,000, currently seeks certified applicants for the position of Part-time Firefighter/Paramedic or Part-time Paramedic Only. Shifts are typically 0600-1800, 1800-0600. Note: This is not a full time posi...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Mayor Noak Speaks at Public Rail Hearing Held by Congressman Lipinski

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Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3) held a hearing on Tuesday, April 16th with officials from Metra, Amtrak, and freight railroads to hold them accountable for the continued service disruptions experienced by commuters. Lipinski, chairman of the House Transpo...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Romeoville Approves 2019-2020 Budget

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The Romeoville Village Board approved the 2019-2020 village budget at the April 17th Board Meeting. The total budget for the next fiscal year (May 1 – April 30) will be $129 million. This year’s budget provides a strong financial base with over $34 millio...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Romeoville Enters into Negotiations for Ribfest

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The Village was notified by the Exchange Club of Naperville that Romeoville is their top choice for the new location of Ribfest starting in 2020. “We are honored that they have chosen Romeoville for this premier summer event,” said Rom...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Romeoville Company Building Cutting Edge Robots for Sports Industry

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At the intersection of Joliet Road and Bluff Road is the Ridgewood Business Park and the location of Automated Design Corp (ADC). This family owned company has been in Romeoville since the 90’s and today, they’re building robots that golf. The ADC Swing R...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Ribbon Cutting to be Held at National Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry Illinois

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National Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry Illinois is a wholesale cabinetry supplier who is opening a showroom in Romeoville (1811 W Normantown Road), their first in Illinois. The festivities will be held on Tuesday, April 23rd at 10:00 a.m. Appetizers will b...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Construction resumes at I-55 and Weber Road on April 11th

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The Illinois Dept. of Transportation announced that construction will resume on I-55 and Weber Road, in Bolingbrook and Romeoville, weather permitting, Thurs., April 11. Motorists traveling through this area should expect delays and plan accordingly.

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Scholarship Money Available

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Calling all Romeoville Seniors! There are a few organizations that want to help you with funding your college education. Please, share this information with any high school seniors in your life.

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

New Development Projects as of September 10, 2018

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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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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Joliet Junior College

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The Romeoville campus added 49,000 square feet to the campus in 2017. Important facts about Joliet Junior College: • Nation’s first public community college • Enrollment has grown 45 percent in the last 10 years. • Nea...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Lewis University

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Lewis is a dynamic, coeducational, comprehensive, Catholic university with a richly diverse student body, including traditional-aged students and adults of all ages. Inspired by its Catholic and Lasallian heritage, Lewis University offers a values-centere...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks 2019

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Memorial Day Weekend FIREWORKS SHOW

Sunday, May 26     Activities 5pm    Fireworks 9pm

At Mistwood Golf Club — 1700 W. Renwick Road

Event includes kid’s games, inflatables, face painting, local area foo...

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Posted on: April 14, 2019

Park Parties

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Our FREE Park Parties are located in various parks around Romeoville with games and kids activities. 

Tuesdays: May 14, June 11 & July 9 from 6pm-8pm 

May 14 - Malibu Park (1021 Princeton Avenue)

June 11 - Murphy Park (11 Montrose Avenu...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

BUNCO Night!

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Try your luck at the Golden Age Club Bunco Night. Doors open at 5pm; games begin at 6pm. Everyone wins a prize! This event support the Senior Olympics. Concessions will be available for purchase. No registration needed; pay at the door.Age: 18 and up Fee:...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Food Fest 1 Mile Race

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FOOD FEST 1 MILE RACE sponsored by Metal Monkey Brewing    

Saturday, August 3 at 4pm

Walkers and strollers are welcome.  Food is 3 generous sample items from our food vendors. Beer is a three 3 oz. sample flight & 1 full 16 o...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Community Garage Sale

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Fill out the registration form to be included in the publication of participating homes.  No permits are needed for this weekend regardless of whether this form is filled out or not; the registration form only adds your home to the publication. &...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Sponsorships for Every Size Business!

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Grow your business with us! Support the community events and get your information in front of thousands of eyes.

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Baby Boomer Bowling Bash!

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The Romeoville Recreation Department invites all men and women 50 years of age and better to participate in our bowling competition. Event located at Strike ‘N Spare II (811 Northern Drive, Lockport). Shoe rental not i...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

NOW HIRING!

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Join our AWESOME team! We are looking for part-time staff to fill many positions.

Currently we are hiring for Parks Maintenance, Ninja/Gymnastics Coaches, Les Mills Instructors, Day Camp Counselors, Before & After School Care and Youth Program Instruct...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Scholarship Money Available

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Calling all Romeoville Seniors! There are a few organizations that want to help you with funding your college education. Please, share this information with any high school seniors in your life.

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Save $ On Your Next Registration!

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Hand out referral cards to friends when you tell them about a specific program or class you register for.  Once someone uses the card for that specific program/program area, we’ll credit your household account for 10% of the total fees ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Baby Boomer Bowling Bash!

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The Romeoville Recreation Department invites all men and women 50 years of age and better to participate in our bowling competition. Event located at Strike ‘N Spare II (811 Northern Drive, Lockport). Shoe rental not included.Ag...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

BUNCO Night!

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Try your luck at the Golden Age Club Bunco Night. Doors open at 5pm; games begin at 6pm. Everyone wins a prize! This event support the Senior Olympics. Concessions will be available for purchase. No registration needed; pay at the door.Age: 18 and up Fee:...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Scholarship Money Available

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Calling all Romeoville Seniors! There are a few organizations that want to help you with funding your college education. Please, share this information with any high school seniors in your life.

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Community Garage Sale

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Fill out the registration form to be included in the publication of participating homes.  No permits are needed for this weekend regardless of whether this form is filled out or not; the registration form only adds your home to the publication. &...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks 2019

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Memorial Day Weekend FIREWORKS SHOW

Sunday, May 26     Activities 5pm    Fireworks 9pm

At Mistwood Golf Club — 1700 W. Renwick Road

Event includes kid’s games, inflatables, face painting, local area food, craft beer, and l...

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Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: April 14, 2019

Park Parties

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Our FREE Park Parties are located in various parks around Romeoville with games and kids activities. 

Tuesdays: May 14, June 11 & July 9 from 6pm-8pm 

May 14 - Malibu Park (1021 Princeton Avenue)

June 11 - Murphy Park (11 Montrose Avenu...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Youth Police Academy June 3-7, 2019

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Teens ages 15-18 can explore the exciting career of law enforcement at the free 1-week program at the Police Dept. 6/3-6/7. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Fri., May 10, 2019.

Participants will learn the many skills needed to be successful police officer...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Romeoville Police Free Youth Mentoring Summer Basketball Program

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The Romeoville Police Department is sponsoring a FREE Youth Mentoring Summer Basketball Program for ages 9-11 on Wednesdays, June 12 – July 17, 2019. Applications are due May 3, 2019.

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Click here for application and waiver. Police Department Highlights
Posted on: April 1, 2019

Prevent Child Abuse - Donate to Pinwheels for Prevention

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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The Village of Romeoville is joining thousands of other communities and organizations across our nation who are engaging in activities to raise awareness and promote the prevention of child abuse. Beginning ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Creative Play Preschool

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The Romeoville Recreation Department's Creative Play Preschool provides children with the opportunity to participate in activities which develop them socially, emotionally, and intellectually into a self-assured child.

Classes are designed to encourage chi...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Creme de la Creme

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The foundation of Crème de la Crème is the environment we create within our physical buildings, because it is the design of our building that allows the curriculum and our teachers to maximize your child's potential. As you search for the finest in early ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Yard Waste Pick-Up

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Yard Waste Pick-up is available April through Nov. Place yard waste in kraft paper bags found at retail stores. Yard waste will be picked up on the same day as your garbage. Place small amounts of sod in kraft bags and fill only 1/3. Max 6 bags per week.

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Rasmussen College

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Rasmussen College offers undergraduate programs in Health Science, Business, Justice, Nursing, Technology and Design. Important facts about Rasmussen College: • Rasmussen College is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. • College offers...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Construction resumes at I-55 and Weber Road on April 11th

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The Illinois Dept. of Transportation announced that construction will resume on I-55 and Weber Road, in Bolingbrook and Romeoville, weather permitting, Thurs., April 11. Motorists traveling through this area should expect delays and plan accordingly.

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Village of Romeoville Wins 5th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

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For the 5th straight year, the Village of Romeoville has been recognized with the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2018 comprehensive annual fina...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Romeoville Police Department to Purchase Training Simulator

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The Romeoville Police Department, using State Money Laundering Forfeiture funds, will purchase a virtual firearms training simulator. The simulator will allow officers to put themselves in the middle of interactive situations through the use of video scre...

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Posted on: April 13, 2019

Spring Clean Up Week May 13-17

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Garbage pick-up will be on your regular scheduled day with unlimited pick-up of large items. All normal pick up regulations apply. No tires or construction materials will be taken. Hazardous Waste is handled by Waste Management with the At Your Door Progr...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Hydrant Flushing Starting Mid-March

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Fire hydrant flushing will begin Mid-March and end in Mid-June this year. Flushing will take place Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m (weather permitting). Flushing will begin on the West side of Weber Road and then progress Eastward towards...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Perfect Compliance - Illinois Department of Public Health

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The Romeoville Public Works Department - Water Division was recognized by the Illinois Department of Public Health for maintaining perfect water system compliance in 2018 in accordance with the Illinois Public Water Supply Regulation Act. Community Water ...

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Water Division Recognition