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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Limit Time Outdoors During Severe Cold

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When dangerously cold temperatures strike, residents are urged to limit time outdoors for themselves and their pets, as well as to check in on friends and neighbors who may need assistance.

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When cold weather strikes, officials recommend practici...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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The risk of Carbon Monoxide (CO) poisoning increases during winter months due to cold temperatures forcing home heating systems to run longer and more frequently. Often called the silent killer, CO is an invisible, odorless, colorless gas created when fue...

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

ComEd Tree Trimming Scheduled for Lombard

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ComEd will begin tree trimming in the Lombard area within the next few months. Affected residents have received or will be receiving postcards from ComEd to notify them prior to any scheduled preventative tree maintenance activities. This work is necessar...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Sign Up for Smart 911

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As a Lombard resident, you can sign up for Smart 911, which enhances the information that a 911 call can provide and helps first responders help you faster during an emergency. The service can be especially valuable to households with young children, seni...

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

W. Wilson Ave Road Closure

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Outside of Village limits, a common traffic cut-through on W. Wilson Ave just east of Rt. 53 is legally being closed by the unincorporated homeowner installing a fence around their property across the roadway. Wilson Ave had been vacated through the Flowe...

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Lombard Blood Drives Collect More than 80 Pints

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January is National Blood Donor Month, a time to honor voluntary blood donors and encourage more people to donate blood and help save lives. 

The Village of Lombard is thanking donors for their life-saving blood donations at the Village's Winter B...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

Fire Department Responds to a Structure Fire

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On Monday, January 16, 2023, at approximately 10:28 p.m., the Lombard Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire on the 200 block of N. Stewart Ave in Lombard. The first Fire Department crews arrived at 10:32 p.m. and found a large fire on ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

Flashing Crosswalk Signs at Main St Down

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The flashing crosswalk signs on Main Street are currently down and awaiting parts for repair. Meanwhile, drivers are reminded to stop for pedestrians in all crosswalks and intersections as pedestrians have the right-of-way. Pedestrians a...

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

Prevent Thefts With the 9 p.m. Routine

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To help deter thefts, the Lombard Police Department is reminding residents to remove valuables from their vehicles, lock their cars and homes, and turn on exterior lights as part of their 9 p.m. routine every night. 

Car burglaries have been on th...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Winter Parking Reminders

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As the holiday season continues and loved ones come into town, the Village of Lombard asks residents to be mindful of street parking rules. Parking on Village of Lombard streets is not allowed after 1” of snowfall. If more than 1” of s...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Prevent Freezing Pipes

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During the winter season, be aware of the potential for water pipes to freeze during extremely cold weather. Practicing these simple tips can decrease the potential for frozen pipes, water damage and costly repairs.

  • Shut outside vents in crawl spaces. Many...
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Posted on: December 14, 2022

2023 Water and Sewer Rates and Online Payment Options

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Beginning in January 2023, the Village’s water rate will be $9.50 and sewer rate will be $7.00 per 1,000 gallons of water used for customers inside the village limits. This cost reflects a 40-cent increase per 1,000 gallons of water, compared to...

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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Winter Tree Pruning Locations and Schedule

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This winter, the Village of Lombard will be pruning parkway trees in the area bordered by Main Street on the west, E Maple Street on the south, S 3rd Avenue and Westwood Avenue on the east and E Pleasant Lane on the north. The pruning work will be done us...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Village Code Ensures Pedestrian Access After Snowfall

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To help ensure safety on sidewalks commonly used by pedestrians, the Village reminds businesses and property owners of sidewalk snow and ice-clearing requirements.

Village Code requires public sidewalk clearing for all commercial properties in Lombard, reg...

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Posted on: October 12, 2022

Seasonal Parking of Recreational Vehicles

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During the winter months, November 1 – March 31, residents may park their recreational vehicles in their garage, side, or rear yards as long the vehicle is on a hard surface, in the front yard past the setback of 30 feet, or at an off-site storage facilit...

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