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City of Warrenville
28W701 Stafford Place
Warrenville, IL 60555
Ph: 630-393-9427

Just the Facts

8 Stories
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Rumor: Higher density developments lower property values on surrounding properties.

We heard a rumor that higher density developments lower property values on surrounding properties. FACT: THIS RUMOR IS FALSE. Most research concludes that multi-family rental housing does not cause neighboring property values to decline.  In fac...Read on...
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Rumor: Large-Scale Residential Developments will overburden local public schools.

We heard a rumor that the additional students generated by the large-scale residential and mixed-use development projects will overburden the local public schools. FACT: THIS RUMOR IS FALSE.

The City consistently and repeatedly informs School District 200...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Rumor: M/I Homes adds more students and less property tax revenue than single family home project.

We heard a rumor that the M/I Homes Everton Project will generate more students and less property tax revenue than a similarly sized detached single-family home project. FACT: THIS RUMOR IS FALSE. In a unit-to-unit comparison, detached single-family home...Read on...
Posted on: June 22, 2018

Rumor: Large-Scale Residential Developments Overpopulate Warrenville Schools

We heard a rumor that new large-scale residential and mixed-use developments will generate over 1,000 new students. FACT: THIS RUMOR IS FALSE. The City projects far lower student population from these developments. Based on the City’s populati...Read on...
Posted on: May 23, 2016

Rumor: The Former Musselman Factory Property Will be Made into a Park.

Fact: this rumor is false.

The City Council has not taken any action that would result in the property being converted into a park. Instead, the City remains committed to identifying a new residential developer to purchase and redevelop the site, bec...Read on...

Subarea Planning process and Land Use Plan
Posted on: June 10, 2015

RUMOR: Subject Attempting to Lure Children in Thornwilde/Edgebrook Subdivision

Fact: Through a Facebook post, on June 9, 2015, a citizen stated that Warrenville Police had warned residents in the Thornwilde/Edgebrook Subdivision of a subject attempting to lure children, and was seen driving a red Chevrolet. On June 9, 2015, a Warre...Read on...

Police Department Page
Posted on: May 1, 2015

RUMOR: The City is Preventing Voegtle’s Auto Service from Getting Flood Protection

The City has and continues to work closely with DuPage County to design and implement a variety of projects that will reduce DuPage River flooding and associated flood impacts in Warrenville and on the Voegtle’s property. As part of this ongoing effort, t...Read on...

Flood Investigation and Follow Up
Posted on: January 13, 2015

RUMOR: The City purchased the Wangerin and Johnson properties to install the roundabout

Wangerin-Johnson Properties

At the July 7, 2014, City Council meeting and the August 14, 2014, City Council meeting, the City Council adopted ordinances that approved real estate contracts for the purchase of the Johnson and Wangerin properties located immediately north of the CIT...Read on...

Roundabout Information

Warrenville News

18 Stories
Posted on: September 21, 2018

Route 56 Streetscape Project

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As part of the City’s 2018 Route 56 Streetscape project, overgrown brush and undesirable trees were removed in the area between the Prairie Path and Butterfield Road, from Rockwell Street to Batavia Road. New trees, shrubs and grasses will be re...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2018

Update: Nationwide Emergency Alert TEST

Nationwide Alert TEST

UPDATE: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has post-poned the nationwide test of the emergency alerting systems until October 3, 2018. The delay is due to ongoing response efforts to Hurricane Florence. Additional information is avail...Read on...

Updated FEMA Press Release
Posted on: August 31, 2018

Warrenville Road Reconstruction

City Staff will present a recommendation about the future of Warrenville Road at the September 10, 2018, Community Development Committee meeting. The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall-28W701 Stafford Place. This is a public ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

Warrenville Police Investigate Fight / Shooting - Incident Update

On Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at approximately 1:17 p.m., Warrenville Police responded to the area of 29W538 Country Ridge Drive for a report of a fight involving several individuals, with gunshots being fired. Upon arrival, officers were able to obtain a ...Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2018

Warrenville Police Investigate Fight / Shooting Incident

On Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at approximately 1:17 PM, Warrenville Police responded to the area of 29W538 Country Ridge Drive for a report of a fight between a group of individuals with shots fired. Upon arrival, officers were able to obtain a de...Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2018

Crime Alert!

On Monday, July 23, 2018, Warrenville Police Officers responded to numerous calls for service from residents after their unlocked motor vehicles were burglarized. All of the incidents occurred during the overnight hours of 07/22/18-07/23/18. These burglar...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2018

Nicor Gas Meter Modernization

Nicor Gas recently notified the City about its meter modernization program. Nicor and its contractor, 3P Utility Services, plan to begin installing automatic meter reading devices on Warrenville gas meters in late June. Information about the Nicor meter m...Read on...

Nicor Gas Meter Modernization Information
Posted on: June 14, 2018

Water and Sewer Rates Increase Effective May 1, 2018

Due to increased operational and capital costs, water and sewer rates increased effective May 1, 2018. The increase will be reflected on utility bills beginning in July. The new rates are as follows:

Water – Commodity (usage) charge is increasi...Read on...

Posted on: June 14, 2018

Cooling Center Information

Cooling Center Information

During these hot summer months, it is nice to know that there are local and state cooling centers made available to you. Most all cooling centers are open during regular daytime business hours; however, hours will vary from facility to facility. Please re...Read on...

Keep Cool Illinois
Posted on: May 7, 2018

Plastic Bags Create Problems for Recycling Equipment

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Did you know that plastic bags can shut down recycling equipment? They can get tangled and wrap around the equipment. It is more important than ever to recycle right due to new standards for recycle materials. Plastic bags (garbage bags, shopping bags, zi...Read on...

Solid Waste Removal, Recycling, Yard Waste
Posted on: November 12, 2015

Information to Know about Natural Gas Suppliers

Getting calls or visits by natural gas suppliers? Are they asking to see your Nicor bill or telling you that they are Nicor's preferred provider? Per City Code, to protect the residents from unreliable solicitors, door-to-door solicitors are required to s...Read on...

ICC Natural Gas Choice - Consumer Education
Posted on: May 31, 2016

Mosquito Control Information

Mosquito

Many residents feel that mosquitoes are of a particular nuisance this year as compared to years past. The City does not have any type of mosquito abatement program and hasn't since 2000. The FY 2017 budget does not include funds for a mosquito abatement p...Read on...

Mosquito Information
Posted on: June 18, 2015

Flood Mitigation Efforts are Working

After the heavy rains on Monday, the West Branch of the DuPage River crested just past noon on Tuesday. The City Administrator, Senior Civil Engineer, Public Works Superintendent, and the DuPage County Director of Stormwater Management drove around Warren...Read on...

Stormwater & Floodplain Information
Posted on: June 3, 2015

Get Notifications of News Articles and Events from City's Website

Staff recently updated the settings on the website for news articles and calendar events so individuals may subscribe to these features and get an email and/or a text notification when a news item or calendar event has been added to the website. To subscr...Read on...

E-Notifications
Posted on: April 13, 2015

City Looks Forward to High Quality Housing on CCRS #1

As the effects of the Great Recession begin to subside and the housing market starts its rebound, the City is seeing residential development start up again. The 12-home Maple Terrace development along Batavia Road just east of Route 59 was completed and d...Read on...

CCRS #1 Information
Posted on: November 8, 2013

Police Offer Coyote Awareness Resource Materials

The Warrenville Police Department has recently been made aware of a number of local coyote sightings. Plenty of research material is available to the public on wildlife and nuisance animals, especially for this local area. Using these available resources...Read on...

Resource Materials Link