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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Shop Small this Small Business Saturday

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This Small Business Saturday, Nov. 26, is a day dedicated to supporting the independent businesses that make our communities unique and provide valuable contributions to our economy. Residents who spend tax dollars in town not only support small businesse...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Holiday Light Recycling

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Holiday Recycling Opportunities 

  • Light Recycling Through Jan. 17 Recycle your old or unwanted holiday lights, extension cords and scrap wiring this holiday season. The Village of Lombard has partnered with Elgin Recycling to offer residen...
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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Village Offices Closed for Thanksgiving

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The Lombard Village Hall and Village Department offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25, 2022.  Normal business hours will resume Monday, November 28, 2022. 

To conduct busines...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

SeeClickFix: New Platform to Address Citizen Concerns

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The Village has launched a new online reporting platform called SeeClickFix. This tool allows users to report their concerns directly to the Village by using an online map or an application on their smartphones.

With the free SeeClickFix app and web tools,...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Keep the Wreath Red This Holiday Season

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As the holiday season begins, the Lombard Fire Department will once again participate in the "Keep the Wreath Red" program. This holiday fire prevention program serves as a visual reminder for residents to take additional safety measures as they...

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Bond Denied for Man Accused of Opening Fire Outside of Yorktown Mall

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DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Lombard Chief of Police Roy Newton announced today that bond has been denied for a man accused of opening fire outside of Yorktown Mall last weekend. Ronald Grundy, 22, of Louisville, Kentucky, appeared at ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Lombard Police Kick-Off Thanksgiving Campaign

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As millions of motorists hit the road to celebrate Thanksgiving, Illinois law enforcement will be working around the clock to make sure holiday travelers are buckled up and driving safely. The Lombard Police Department is joining the Illinois Department o...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Lombard Fire Department Awarded "Run of the Month"

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The Lombard Fire Department was recently awarded Elmhurst Hospital’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) “Run of the Month” for July-August 2022!

On Aug. 3, Lombard Fire Department Paramedics Ryan Carlson, Bob Hopper, Brennen Leg...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Lombard Seeks Applicants for Local Tourism Grant Program

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The Village of Lombard will once again seek grant applications for local programs and events that support tourism and promote the Village as a destination for non-resident visitors. The application process opened on November 7, 2022. Interested first-time...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Fire Department Responds to Fire in Multi-Family Building

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On Thursday, November 10, 2022, at approximately 12:29 a.m., the Lombard Fire Department responded to a report of a fire inside a two-story, mixed-use commercial and residential multi-family building on the 300 block of S. Main St. While en route, dispatc...

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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 31, 2022

Fire Department Collects Donations for Annual Toy Drive

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The Lombard Fire Department’s 21st Annual Toy Drive kicks off Tuesday, Nov. 1, and will end with a Toy Parade on Main St., from St. Charles Rd. to Wilson Ave., Saturday, Dec. 10. Residents are encouraged to bring new, unwrapped toys and baby supplies to L...

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Posted on: November 3, 2022

Main St Lane Reduction Begins

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A lane reduction will be in place on northbound Main St. from E. Washington Blvd. to E. Hickory St., beginning this week, as work on the Helen Plum Library construction project continues. Two-way traffic will be maintained through the end of the lane redu...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Help Keep Leaves Away from Storm Drains

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With the fall colors now coming down, residents are asked to help clear fallen leaves from storm drain inlets to prevent street flooding. Lombard Public Works operates two street sweepers that do their best to remove leaves that have fallen directly onto ...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Life Saving Awards Presented at Village Board Meeting

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During yesterday’s Village Board meeting, Lombard resident Sarah Vogel, Police Officer E. Gouty, Firefighter/Paramedics Ryan Carlson, Rob Blockinger, Tyler Gunn, Bob Hopper, and Fire Lt. Joe Shark were recognized for their lifesaving actions last month. &...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Swearing-In and Promotion Ceremony for Police and Fire Departments

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On Thursday, October 20, 2022, the Lombard Police and Fire Departments held swearing-in ceremonies that included promotions and new hires. Congratulations to all! 

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  • Al Breytspraak was sworn in as a Police Sergeant
  • Kinga Stanek, Trev...
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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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Posted on: October 3, 2022

Lombard's Free Leaf Collection Program

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Lombard’s annual six-week free leaf pick-up for residents will begin Monday, Nov. 7, and end Friday, Dec. 16, when all yard waste collection will cease for the year.  During this time, residential property owners may place an unlimited amount of ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2022

2022 Senior of the Year Winners Announced

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On Wednesday, October 5, Lombard's 2022 Senior Man and Senior Woman of the Year Awards were recognized during the 16th Annual Senior Fair at the Madison Meadow Athletic Center. (Pictured from left to right: Village President Keith Giagnorio, Senior Man of...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Lombard Yard Waste Collection and Solid Waste Fees in April

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Waste Management’s yard waste collection program in Lombard runs from the first full week in April through the second full week in December. In addition, trash collection fees will be adjusted by 5 percent, which is the maximum allowed by the So...

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Posted on: December 23, 2021

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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