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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Recreation Employee Honored With Award

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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). The award is presented to individuals ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Village of Romeoville Awarded Environmental Grant from ComEd, Openlands

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ROMEOVILLE, IL – July 24, 2019 – 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 annu...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Fire Academy Receives Grant Towards Instructor Costs

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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. This will extend to courses taught at the Romeoville facility as well as the academy...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

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. In addition to Mayor Noak’s recognition a $75,000 grant was awarded to Lewis ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

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

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ROMEOVILLE – Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-03) today joined state and local officials at the Lewis University Airport (KLOT) to announce that the Joliet Regional Port District will receive $6 million in state funding to build an air traffic contro...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

U.S. Conference of Mayors Presents Award to Mayor John Noak and Lewis University For Innovation Hub

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Romeoville Mayor John D. Noak, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and Wells Fargo joined together to present a 2019 First Place CommunityWINS® (Working/Investing in Neighborhood Stabilization) Grant Award in the amount of $75,000 to Lewis Unive...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

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: January 31, 2023

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

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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, which is designed to boost ecological conservation, restor...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Receives Grant Funds for Another Multi-Use Path

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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). The path will start near the Village Plac...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

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

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The Village of Romeoville has received an Illinois Environmental Wastewater Treatment Plant Energy Efficiency Grant in the amount of $200,000. The competitive grant was administered through the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), who prioritiz...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville to Receive Fourth Grant in Last Three Weeks

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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. 

The latest is a grant for $2.6 million over three years (two installment...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Village of Romeoville Wins 6th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

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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. The Certificate of Achievement was...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Home Prices Jump 9% in Last Year

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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.

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville to Receive $382,800 OSLAD Grant

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

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Mayor Noak Appointed to National League of Cities’ Transportation Committee

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Romeoville Mayor John Noak has been reappointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2020 Transportation and Infrastructure Services federal advocacy committee. This committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC’s federal policy positions on ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Recreation Employee Honored with Award

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Congratulations to Cassandra Proctor, Program Supervisor at the Romeoville Recreation Department, who has received the Young Professional of the Year Award by the South Suburban Park & Recreation Association (SSPRPA). This award recognizes an individu...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Arbor Day Foundation Names Village of Romeoville Tree City USA

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The Village of Romeoville was named a 2020 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.

The village achieved the recognition by meeting the program’s four requirements: a tree board or departmen...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Mayor Noak Appointed to A National League of Cities Committee

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Mayor Noak will serve on the 2021 Transportation and Infrastructure Services Federal Advocacy Committee

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

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

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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.

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Named a Finalist for Two Illinois Real Estate Journal Awards

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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.

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Recreation Employee Recognized with Advertising Award

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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. The professionally judged comp...

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Awards - 2022
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Named Finalist for Municipality of the Year

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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. &n...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Honored with Two Tree City Recognitions

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                For the second year in a row, the Arbor Day Foundation has recognized the Village of Romeoville as a Tree City USA, one of 3,600 in the US. In addition to tha...

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Mayor Noak Appointed to 2022 National League of Cities Committee

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Mayor Noak has once again been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) Transportation and Infrastructure Services Federal Advocacy Committee. The 56 member committee, made up of municipal leaders from all over the country, will provide strategic ...

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Awards - 2022
Posted on: January 31, 2023

Romeoville Halloween Safety PSA Snaps Up Award

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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. ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

Romeoville Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

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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. It reflects the commitment of the Village and staf...

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Awards - 2023
Posted on: February 3, 2023

Mayor Noak Appointed to 2023 National League of Cities Committee

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Mayor Noak has once again been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) Transportation and Infrastructure Services Federal Advocacy Committee. The committee advocates for federal funding opportunities for cities and towns, improving safety and con...

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Awards - 2023
Posted on: April 12, 2023

Romeoville Named Tree City for Third Year in a Row

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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. These awards are granted to communities who take an active p...

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Posted on: April 11, 2023

Romeoville Named Finalist in Five Development Award Categories

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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. The five categories and projects they are finalists for are…

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Posted on: May 5, 2023

Romeoville Achieves Gold Recognition for Water Ambassador Program

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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. 

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

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

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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.

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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 the...

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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.
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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: February 14, 2024

Early Voting for Romeoville Residents

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Early voting is available for Romeoville residents at Romeoville Village Hall, 1050 W. Romeo Rd.,  Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. during the weeks of March 4th and March 11th.

For a list of locations serving all voters, click here.

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Early Voting for Romeoville Residents - March 4-15

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Early voting is available for Romeoville residents at Romeoville Village Hall, 1050 W. Romeo Rd.,  Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. during the weeks of March 4th and March 11th.

For a list of locations serving all voters, click here.

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

Winter Weather Information

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Read on for information about the snow parking ordinance, warming shelters, snowplow safety, power outages, and more.

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Posted on: April 5, 2022

UPDATE - Romeoville Water: Securing Our Future

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To learn more about the journey to a new water source for the Village of Romeoville click here.

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

To Nerf and Protect - Ages 11-14

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Residents ages 11-14 can spend the day hanging out with some of Romeoville’s finest and brushing up on their NERF skills. Equipment, battle-ground course, eye protection and supplies will be provided to each participant. Participants will go thr...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Grab A Game Volleyball

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Play volleyball ladder tournaments on Wednesday nights! Up to eight courts of volleyball where players of all levels get to play the whole time and winners move up a court and losers move down. Must register in advance.

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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Breakthrough Basketball Camp

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This three day basketball camp will teach the essential skills, techniques, habits, IQ, and drills to become an elite player. The camp is open to boys and girls grades 7-12.

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Posted on: September 14, 2023

GPWC Communities Advance Toward Establishing New Regional Water Utility

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Since the introduction of the Grand Prairie Water Commission (GPWC) just over one year ago, the Cities of Crest Hill and Joliet, and the Villages of Channahon, Minooka, Romeoville, and Shorewood have worked together to achieve key milestones on the path t...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Pathway Use Survey - Bike or Walk to Work?

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The Village of Romeoville continuously strives toward creating a more livable community for its residents. One on-going goal is to improve access to pedestrian pathways so that residents whose places of employment are located within the village can easily...

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Posted on: January 11, 2024

Metra Fare Changes - Effective February 1st

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There are some big changes coming to Metra fares February 1. Click here for the details.


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Posted on: February 5, 2024

20th Annual Springtide Craft Show on March 9th!

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Make it a shopping Saturday at Romeoville’s 20th annual Springtide Craft Show on Sat., March 9th showcasing many different crafters with products including; candles, jewelry, embroidery, floral arrangements, pet accessories, and more. 

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

To Nerf and Protect - Ages 11-14 on March 23rd!

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Residents ages 11-14 can spend the day hanging out with some of Romeoville’s finest and brushing up on their NERF skills. Equipment, battle-ground course, eye protection and supplies will be provided to each participant. Participants will go through nerf ...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: February 15, 2024

Aqua Egg Hunt on March 24th

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Hop in to the pool and collect as many eggs as you can! Bring your own waterproof bucket or bag to collect your eggs in! Special Eggs marked with colored starts will be hidden among the eggs and their finders will be awarded with a special bonus prize!

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Bunny Bash on March 26th!

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Hop into the Romeoville Recreation Center for fun with Peter Rabbit and his sister Cottontail! Enjoy a variety of indoor activities including a tasty kid's snack, crafts, children's entertainment, inflatables and a picture with a bunny t...

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Posted on: January 1, 2023

Upcoming Community Events

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Don't miss the upcoming events being held in the community!

The following events are located in Romeoville, but are not sponsored by the Village of Romeoville. If you have any questions regarding the events, please contact the organization that is...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

O'Hara Woods Volunteer Workday

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Come join The Conservation Foundation and the Friends of O'Hara Woods improve the ecological health of O’Hara Woods at our monthly volunteer workday. Activities include cutting invasive brush, burning brush piles, pulling garlic mustard and more.

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Donate Blood - Save Lives

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There is an urgent need for blood donations. See the upcoming dates to donate. Make an appointment before spots fill up! If you are healthy, feeling well and eligible to give blood, please make an appointment as soon as possible by using the Red ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Pathway Use Survey - Bike or Walk to Work?

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The Village of Romeoville continuously strives toward creating a more livable community for its residents. One on-going goal is to improve access to pedestrian pathways so that residents whose places of employment are located within the village can easily...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Available Scholarships for High School Seniors

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The Village of Romeoville's Veterans Commission and Youth Outreach Commission offer valuable scholarships to high school seniors who are Romeoville residents. Please share this information with a deserving high school senior today!

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

Available Scholarships for High School Seniors

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The Village of Romeoville's Veterans Commission and Youth Outreach Commission offer valuable scholarships to high school seniors who are Romeoville residents. Please share this information with a deserving high school senior today!

Applications ar...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: December 21, 2023

Winter Weather Information

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Read on for information about the snow parking ordinance, warming shelters, snowplow safety, power outages, and more.

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Pathway Use Survey - Bike or Walk to Work?

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The Village of Romeoville continuously strives toward creating a more livable community for its residents. One on-going goal is to improve access to pedestrian pathways so that residents whose places of employment are located within the village can easily...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Waste Management's At Your Door Program

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Romeoville residents living in single family homes and townhouses have the ability to dispose of household materials like paint, cleaners, motor oil, garden chemicals, batteries, electronics, and more. The program is called “At Your Door Special Collectio...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Job Opportunities

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NEED A JOB? View job openings for the Village and for local businesses. Instructions and additional information for the jobs are contained within each job posting. 

Subscribe to job posting notifications to be automatically alerted of the latest c...

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To view all job opportunities, click here. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: June 17, 2023

Service Request System

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The Online Service Request system allows visitors to request information, submit requests for service, or submit comments for review by clicking here.

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Veteran Information

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We've gathered veteran related information into one, easy to navigate place. For helpful resources, click here.

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

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.

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

Child Passenger Safety Request

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The Romeoville Fire Department is committed to ensuring children are traveling safely within cars. They understand installing a car seat for younger children and babies can be a challenge. They have technicians available who can check to make sure a car s...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Unwanted Vehicle Tow Program

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The Romeoville Police Department in conjunction with area tow companies has developed a program for residents who want to rid their property of a vehicle(s) they no longer wish to keep. If a resident has a vehicle that is operable or non-operable and has ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Prescription Drug Collection Program

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Residents can safely dispose of unwanted, unused and expired medicines in the front lobby of the Romeoville Police Dept., 1050 W. Romeo Rd. The Village of Romeoville has joined many local law enforcement agencies by instituting the collection box.

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