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Posted on: June 13, 2019

2019 Photo Contest Winners Announced

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The Village of Lombard is pleased to announce this year’s top winning photographs of the 2019 Lilac Time Photo Contest, in which residents and guests were invited to submit photos that best represented Lombard during Lilac Time.

  • First Place – “Welcome to L...
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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Lombard Police Warn Residents: Lock Your Car

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Car burglaries have been on the rise in recent months, with the majority of these crimes focusing on unlocked cars. The Lombard Police Department is encouraging residents to never leave valuables in cars and to never leave cars unlocked. The simple behavi...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Village Board Update: Video Gaming, March 22, 2019

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At last night’s Village Board Meeting, two ordinances regarding video gaming were considered on first reading, and were initially approved by the Village Board.

The ordinances were read on separate action and Village Board members provided comments and fee...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Controlled Burns for Late March through Mid-April

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Lombard Public Works Announces Controlled Burns Planned for Late March through Mid-April

The Village of Lombard’s Public Works Department, in conjunction with Bedrock Earthscapes, LLC of Wheaton, will be performing controlled (prescribed) burns this Spring...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Public Works & ComEd Spring Tree Trimming

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The Village of Lombard is continuing its parkway tree trimming in the area of Lombard north of Roosevelt, up to Saint Charles Road, west of Main Street. ComEd will also be performing tree trimming due to Emerald Ash Borer damage.

Trees will be trimmed to a...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Free Fall Leaf Program: November 4 – December 13

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Lombard’s annual six-week free leaf pick-up for residents begins Monday, Nov. 4 and ends Friday, Dec. 13, when all yard waste collection will cease for the year.

During this time, residential property owners may place an unlimited amount of paper...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Change Your Clocks Change Your Batteries: November 3

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Daylight-saving time ends Sunday, November 3, and everyone is encouraged to use the extra hour they “gain” to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, and to test all of the alarms in their home.

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Drunk driving is scary: Police are cracking down on impaired drivers with extra Halloween patrols

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The Lombard Police Department is urging motorists to commit to sober driving this Halloween when children and their families will be walking through neighborhoods after dark in search of candy and spooky fun. If you plan on drinking, remember to plan for ...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Chicago Fire Cast Wears Lombard Fire Department Pink T Shirts

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David Eigenberg and Kara Killmer from NBC’s Chicago Fire are showing their support for the Lombard Fire Department's 2019 Pink T-Shirt Campaign. The Lombard Fire Department’s fundraiser began in 2014 and has helped to raise more than $10,000 for people in...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Halloween and Trick-Or-Treating Tips

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In efforts to help minimize unsafe situations, parents are requested to limit trick-or-treating on Thursday, October 31, from 3 p.m., to no later than 7 p.m., and are encouraged to plan for a safe Halloween with a few safety tips.

  • Costumes should be firepr...
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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Lombard Village Board votes to allow cannabis dispensaries

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At last night’s Village Board Meeting, the Lombard Board of Trustees voted unanimously (with one abstention), to allow cannabis dispensary facilities in Lombard, as either permitted or conditional use, depending on location. The Village Board&am...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Finley Railroad Crossing to Close for Construction

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The Village has received notice from the Union Pacific Railroad that the Union Pacific Railroad will be closing the Finley Road crossing between Glen Oak Rd and Crescent Blvd to perform track maintenance. The closure will be in place from 9:00 a.m. on Thu...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Sidewalk Cutting Program to Begin Monday, Oct. 4

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On Monday, October 7th, the village’s contractor Hard Rock Concrete Cutters, Inc. will be in the Village cutting and slicing trip hazards in zones 3 & 4 on the map. This process costs less than removing the entire sidewalk square, and saves ...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

IDOT Repaving Route 53 in Lombard

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The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that resurfacing, curb replacements and pedestrian ramp improvements on Illinois 53 (Rohlwing Road/Columbine Avenue) from Sidney Avenue, in Addison, to St. Charles Road, in Lombard, will require intermit...

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