Posted on: May 30, 2017

Beautification Commission Property of the Month

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Do you have someone on your block that spends hours sprucing up their yard and doing exterior home improvements? Nominate them for the PROPERTY OF THE MONTH sponsored by Romeoville’s Beautification Commission. Residents can nominate a neighbor for the Pro...

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Commissions/Committees

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Romeoville Wins Fourth Award for Economic Development

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Romeoville once again finds itself the winner of an Edie award, which is presented by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Illinois Economic Development Association (IEDA). The Edies honor outstanding economic development projects co...

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Economic Development Awards
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 th...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
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.
"This is the third time that a Romeoville project has received this award. We are honored that business...Read on...

Economic Development Awards
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...

Economic Development Awards
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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Economic Development Awards
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...

Economic Development Awards

Posted on: June 8, 2017

Amazon Holds Official Grand Opening at Romeoville Fulfillment Center

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In September, Amazon opened a 750,000 square foot fulfillment center in Romeoville, which employs over 1,000 people. This week, they had their official grand opening, with a warm reception by state, county, and village officials alike. The Grand Opening h...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2017

New Toyota Dealership Motoring into Romeoville

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The vacant 5.8 acre site at the southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle will soon be home to the new Romeoville Toyota, operated by Thomas Toyota.  On June 7th, officials held the ground breaking for the 46,000 sf state-of-the art d...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Romeoville Exhibits a New Business in Town

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The Village of Romeoville welcomed another new business to the community in June 2017: Metro Exhibit Corporation. For over 30 years, Metro Exhibit has worked with companies large and small to help bring branding and messaging to life.

“Welcoming ...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 30, 2016

ARYZTA Celebrates Opening of Distribution Center

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ARYZTA®, the third largest global baking company, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 30, 2016 to commemorate the grand opening of its distribution center in Romeoville. The 193,000 sq. ft. facility adds to ARYZTA’s presence in Romeov...

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Plans Progress for Heartland Dental

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Final development plans for Heartland Dental were approved by the Village Board on November 16th. The proposed site is currently vacant and located just South of the Sam’s Club fueling station in Romeoville Crossings. The 4,200 square foot facility will b...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 8, 2016

METRO EXHIBIT CORPORATION MOVES TO ROMEOVILLE

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Investing in new real estate has always been a tell-tale sign of a growing business and that's just what Metro Exhibit Corporation (MEC) has done by purchasing a building and moving their corporate headquarters into the new space at 1308 Marquette Dr.

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Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 9, 2016

HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS COMING TO ROMEOVILLE

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Romeoville continues to bring in numerous new businesses each year which have helped the community generate an average of over 1,000 jobs annually for the last five years. The most recent announcements include Amazon and Blain's Farm and Fleet, which tog...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 26, 2016

AMAZON OPENS NEW SITE IN ROMEOVILLE

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The Village of Romeoville and Amazon.com announced plans for a new fulfillment center in Romeoville, Illinois. Amazon employees at the more than 750,000 square-foot fulfillment center will pick, pack and ship large items to customers such as big-screen te...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: September 12, 2016

VALLEY VIEW RELOCATES ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

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At the September 7th Village Board meeting, the Board approved a special use permit to allow the vacant commercial building site at 801 Normantown Road to be developed into the Valley View 365U Community School District Administration Center. Valley View ...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: July 9, 2016

ROMEOVILLE ADDS OVER $200 MILLION IN DEVELOPMENT AND ANNEXES 77 ACRES

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Development in Romeoville is stronger than ever as evidenced by Wednesday night's Village Board meeting. Village officials reviewed 60,000 square feet of Commercial with a total investment of $21 million and 1.33 million square feet of Industrial with a t...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 1, 2016

FARM & FLEET

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An official ribbon cutting ceremony was held October 12th to welcome Blain’s Farm & Fleet to their new Romeoville location at 451 S. Weber Rd. The 122,000 square foot building is the company’s 38th store and the first in Will County. This location emp...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

FRANCONI'S GROCERY/FAT RICKY'S RESTAURANT

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Construction is underway on the 10,000 s.f. restaurant/retail building at the southwest corner of IL Route 53 and Phelps Ave. in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center in Uptown Square. The project is expected to be completed by the end o...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 1, 2016

THOMAS TOYOTA

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Thomas Toyota will be at the Southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle. The dealership will include a 46,000 square foot state-of-the-art building with a showroom, sales and service areas. Construction is expected to begin this Fall.Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

UPTOWN SQUARE RETAIL

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Site work is underway on a 9,400 s.f. retail center at the northwest corner of IL Rte 53 and Alexander Cir. in front of the new Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center. The developer is finalizing agreements with BMO Harris Bank. It is expected to be c...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2016

PRESENCE HEALTH

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A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on October 12, 2016 to welcome Presence Senior Health Pavilion and Family Immediate Care Center to the community. It is located on a 2.7 acre outlot, just north of Firestone and in front of Sam’s Club at Romeoville Cross...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights
Posted on: August 4, 2016

SPRINGS AT WEBER ROAD

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Continental Properties has acquired 18.5 acres from U.S. Bank for the development of a 292-unit “Class A” apartment community at the back end of Rose Plaza located at the northwest corner of Weber Road and Renwick Road. Site construction is underway and t...Read on...

Economic Development Highlights

Posted on: June 1, 2016

Lewis University and Nanophase Collaborate on Nanotechnology Research

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In 2012, Nanophase Technologies Corporation entered into a collaboration to investigate aspects of engineered nanoparticle dispersions in polishing applications. Jess Jankowski, President & CEO commented Nanophase approached Lewis University for its ...Read on...

Additional Info... Education Highlights

Posted on: July 24, 2017

Upcoming Events at the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center

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Check out the upcoming events at the Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center by clicking here!

Edward Hospital Athletic & Event Center Events

Posted on: March 21, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Electronic Recycling

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Romeoville Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Romeoville has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended 2016. T...

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Finance Department
Posted on: August 1, 2016

Romeoville Receives Bond Rating Upgrade from Fitch

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Favorable revenue framework, moderate fixed costs and long-term liability burden, and demonstrated financial resilience during economic downturns, results in Romeoville receiving an increased Bond Rating by Fitch Ratings. This is the second agency in the ...Read on...

Finance Department

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Now Accepting Applications for Part-Time Firefighter/ Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s

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The Romeoville Fire Department is now accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s.

Romeoville is a combination 3-station municipal fire department about 25 miles southwest of Chicago. Part-time personnel work 12 or ...

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Fire Department

Posted on: August 18, 2017

Romeoville and Lewis University Partner for Future Corridor Improvements

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Big improvements are on the way for Route 53 near Lewis University. The section of the road, which will soon be known as Flyer’s Corridor, will benefit from a joint partnership between Lewis and the Village of Romeoville.

The Hitchcock Design Group has bee...

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Highlights
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Construction set to Begin on New Animal Control Center

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Harbour Contractors, Inc. has been awarded the contract for the new animal control center, which will begin construction in September. The new facility will be located on Anderson Drive, just one mile north from its current location.

“This new fa...

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Highlights
Posted on: April 4, 2017

New Development Projects

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To view a Prezi presentation of projects clickHERE
To view a PDF version of projects click

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Highlights

Posted on: August 7, 2017

Creative Play Preschool Open House

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Come check out Creative Play for your little one! Visit with teachers on August 23 from 11:00am-1:00pm at the Recreation Department (900 W. Romeo Road).

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Community Day of Play

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Join the Romeoville Recreation Department, High Point Friendship Centre & Plainfield Park District for FREE entertainment, games & tons of fun!


Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Founder's Day Parade

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Show your community spirit at the annual Founder's Day Parade! 2017 promises a boot-stompin' good time with a Wild Wild West theme event. Kick off at Newland and Belmont at 2pm. All community organizations, clubs, & businesses are encouraged to partic...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: June 27, 2017

Cruisin' the Square Car & Bike Show

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Come out to the Cruisin' the Square Car & Bike Show on August 31 from 6:30-8:30pm and September 21 from 5:00-7:00pm. This event features a classic car and bike show, kids activities, and food & beverages! Interested in entering your vehicle? Conta...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Fall Community Garage Sale

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Shop the community-wide garage sale! A publication of homes participating in the garage sale will be available at the Recreation Dept., 900 W. Romeo Rd. beginning Sept. 6th. Register at the Recreation Center by Sept. 1st.

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To register: Complete form & return to Rec Center Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: August 17, 2017

11th Annual Autumn Colors Craft Show

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Shop ‘til you drop at the 11th annual Autumn Colors Craft Show!  There will be over 125 booths including, hand crafts, candles, jewelry, crochet, embroidery, floral arrangements, stamped items, pet accessories, hair bows,  and ...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Trick-or-Treat with us at Halloween Fest!

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Join the Romeoville Recreation Department and the Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, October 27 from 5:30-8:30pm at Village Park (900 W.Romeo Rd.) for the 2017 Halloween Fest.

FREE spine-tingling activities include a trick or treat trail, craft...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Events

Posted on: August 16, 2017

FREE Co-ed Basketball Camp

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Learn from the Lewis University athletes and coaches at this one hour seminar for grades kindergarten through 8th! Register with Jason by calling 815.886.6222 or emailing jbuckholtz@romeoville.org.

Register Today!

Register Today! Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: August 9, 2017

We're Hiring at the Rec Department!

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Positions are open at the Recreation Department! Contact the Rec at 815.866.6222 or stop in to apply at 900 W. Romeo Road! 

Dance InstructorsLooking for staff that can teach ballet, hip-hop, poms and lyrical.Site SupervisorsLooking for staff to wo...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Fall Program Registration begins August 21!

REGISTER FOR FALL FLASH

Fall Program Registration begins August 21!

3 Ways to Register:  Walk-in • Mail-in • OnlineResident Registration August 21 - September 1   —   Non Resident Registration August 30 - September 1

Check out the Brochure Online!

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Programs

Posted on: August 18, 2017

11th Annual Autumn Colors Craft Show

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Shop ‘til you drop at the 11th annual Autumn Colors Craft Show!  There will be over 125 booths including, hand crafts, candles, jewelry, crochet, embroidery, floral arrangements, stamped items, pet accessories, hair bows,  and much more....

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Founder's Day Parade

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Show your community spirit at the annual Founder's Day Parade! 2017 promises a boot-stompin' good time with a Wild Wild West theme event. Kick off at Newland and Belmont at 2pm. All community organizations, clubs, & businesses are encouraged to partic...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 3, 2017

Fall Program Registration begins August 21!

REGISTER FOR FALL FLASH

Fall Program Registration begins August 21!

3 Ways to Register:  Walk-in • Mail-in • Online
Resident Registration August 21 - September 1   —   Non Resident Registration August 30 - September 1

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Creative Play Preschool Open House

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Come check out Creative Play for your little one! Visit with teachers on August 23 from 11:00am-1:00pm at the Recreation Department (900 W. Romeo Road).

Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Fall Community Garage Sale

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Shop the community-wide garage sale! A publication of homes participating in the garage sale will be available at the Recreation Dept., 900 W. Romeo Rd. beginning Sept. 6th. Register at the Recreation Center by Sept. 1st.

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To register: Complete form & return to Rec Center Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Community Day of Play

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Join the Romeoville Recreation Department, High Point Friendship Centre & Plainfield Park District for FREE entertainment, games & tons of fun!


Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight
Posted on: June 27, 2017

Cruisin' the Square Car & Bike Show

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This event features a classic car and bike show, kids activities, and food & beverages! Interested in entering your vehicle? Contact Showcase Classics at (866)4RSHOWS,online at www.showcaseclassics.com, or register on-site. 

FOOD TRUCK &nb...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation - Spotlight

Posted on: July 31, 2017

Citizens Police Academy

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This free 12-week program allows participants to get to know the members of the Police Dept. better and to understand why Officers make the decisions they do. Topics include: Gangs, Criminal/Traffic Law, Traffic stops, Firearms safety, K-9 unit & more...

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Police Department Highlights
Posted on: September 9, 2016

Safety Town

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The Romeoville Police Department offers several classes free of charge, that are designed to teach and promote safety to our local youth. For information on Safety Town or to request a class listed below, please call the Romeoville Community Oriented Poli...Read on...

Police Department Highlights
Posted on: June 3, 2017

Romeoville Police Dept. Offers Vacation Check Service

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GOING ON VACATION? The Romeoville Police Department offers a vacation check service for Village residents. When a resident goes away on vacation, a police officer can check their home up to three times per day to make sure it remains secure. A request for...

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To request a Vacation Check, click here. Police Department Highlights

Posted on: May 8, 2017

2016 Water Quality Report Now Available

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To see how Romeoville's water quality compares with established federal and state drinking standards, click hereclick here

The Village of Romeoville’s drinking water quality report details the results of the Village’s water quality monitoring and testing p...

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To view the Water Quality Report, click here. Public Works Department Highlights
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Public Works Department Highlights

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events

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The Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes Sally Edwards, Motivational Speaker/Comedian to Speak on Wellness on September 12, 2017.

“Laugh to Wellness” is a program that explores the symbiotic relationship between laughter and goo...

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RSVP by clicking here. Romeoville Area Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events

Posted on: April 13, 2017

Utility Bill Payments. EASIER THAN EVER!

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Did you know that Village of Romeoville utility bills can now be paid using our new automated phone system? Convenient and FREE —Available 24/7 by calling Toll  Free: 844-835-2613. Please have your account # on hand. Payments Types Accepted: Chec...

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Utility Bill Payments

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Romeoville Wins Fourth Award for Economic Development

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Romeoville once again finds itself the winner of an Edie award, which is presented by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Illinois Economic Development Association (IEDA). The Edies honor outstanding economic development projects co...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Romeoville Shred Event

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This FREE event is hosted by Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant and Representative Natalie Manley on Saturday, Sept. 16th from 9 a.m. - Noon at Abri Credit Union, 1350 Renwick Rd.

  • Residential Shredding (no business)
  • Shredding accepted until trucks are full.
  • Do...
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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Now Accepting Applications for Part-Time Firefighter/ Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s

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The Romeoville Fire Department is now accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/Paramedics and Firefighter/E.M.T.’s.

Romeoville is a combination 3-station municipal fire department about 25 miles southwest of Chicago. Part-time personnel w...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Cooling Center Information

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Keep in mind with extreme weather conditions during the summer months, that cooling centers are available at the Recreation Center, 900 W. Romeo Rd. , Fire Station #3, 698 Birch Dr. and White Oak Library, 201 W. Normantown Rd. If a cooling center is neede...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Satellite Office Hours with State Representative Natalie Manley

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State Representative Natalie Manley will hold satellite office hours the third Monday of each month at Romeoville Village Hall from 10:30-11:30 a.m. The next meeting is Monday, August 21st. Representative Manley encourages constituents to come discuss ong...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Yard Waste Pick-Up Begins April 3rd through November

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Yard waste pickup will begin the Week of April 3rd and runs through the end of November. Place yard waste in kraft paper bags, which can be purchased at local retail stores. Small quantities of sod will be collected provided it's placed in kraft ...

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Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: February 15, 2017

Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Offered 1st & 3rd Tuesdays

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Electronic Drop-Off is offered the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays ONLY from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Dr. Lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. Limit 2 Televisions per vehicle. ID is required to prove Will County area residency.

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Click for more on Will Co. Green Initiatives. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: May 5, 2016

Romeoville Reinvestment Program

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At the Village Board meeting on May 4, 2016, the Romeoville Reinvestment Program was approved. The program provides incentives to homeowners who substantially reinvest in their home and to help local home based businesses expand into commercial districts.

Click here for more information. Village Miscellaneous
Posted on: March 17, 2017

MetroNet: Frequently Asked Questions

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MetroNet has begun construction of our 100% fiber optic network in various neighborhoods.  During construction, they will be accessing the utility easement located on your property.  We understand you may have questions about the constru...

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Village Miscellaneous