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...

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...

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...

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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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...


Posted on: February 2, 2017

Romeoville Aldi to Expand

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At the February 2nd Village Board meeting, Village officials gave the green light for grocery retailer Aldi to construct an addition to its store located at 398 S. Weber Road. The store first opened at this location in 2009.

The Village Board approved the ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Uptown Square Retail Center Welcomes First Tenants

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Construction is now complete on the new Uptown Square Retail Center at the northwest corner of Route 53 and Alexander Circle in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Event Center.

The Romeoville Dental Center was the first tenant to open this past week...

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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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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...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Thorntons Gas Station Breaks Ground

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Thorntons Gas Station broke ground November 16th on their future site at the northwest corner of Route 53 and Romeo Road.

Site work is underway for the gas station that will include a 4,400 s.f. convenience store. Thorntons is part of a larger developm...Read on...

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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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 more »

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...

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 more »

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 more »

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 more »


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...

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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...


Posted on: March 28, 2017

Prevent Child Abuse - Donate to Pinwheels for Prevention

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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The Village of Romeoville is joining thousands of other communities and organizations across our nation who are engaging in activities to raise awareness and promote the prevention of child abuse. Beginning ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Early Voting for the April 4th Consolidated Election

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Early Voting for the April 4th Consolidated Election is underway and continues through March 31, 2017. Village of Romeoville residents who are registered voters can vote at Village Hall Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Gun Buy-Back Program

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The Romeoville Police Dept. is holding a Gun Buy Back program on Sat., 4/8 from 9am to 1pm at the Romeoville Police Dept. Residents can turn in weapons, no questions asked and without penalty. $60 cash will be paid on the spot for each weapon turned in. A...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Romeoville's Trivia Challenge for 21+

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This adults-only event is on Friday, March 31 from 6:30-9:00pm at Mickey’s Grill & Pub — 377 Budler Rd. Bring out your 4-person team for $40 and try to win the Trivia Cup! Event benefits the Romeoville Youth Outreach Scholarship Fund. There will be dr...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

13th Annual Springtide Craft Show

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Join us at the 13th Annual Springtide Craft Show on Saturday, April 1 at the Recreation Center from 9:00am - 3:00pm.  There will be 100 booths from which to shop!  FREE ADMISSION & PARKING! Come early for the Knights of Columbus Panc...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Mom & Son Night Out - Register by April 2!

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This is a special night for a mom & her son (ages 3-12 years) at the Recreation Center on Friday, April 21 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. This year's event's theme is Let's Go to the Circus! Includes games, dinner, drinks, dessert, pro...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Sign Up for Pizza with Peter Before March 31!

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Join us for an evening with moon jumps, an entertainer & more! Each child receives a slice of pizza with drink, a photo with a bunny, & a craft. Participants 13 yrs. old & over receive a slice of pizza  and drink. All attendees MUST r...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

FREE Middle School Spirit Day

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Come out and support your school at the Recreation Department's Middle School Spirit Day!  May 23 from 3-6pm at the Recreation Center (900 W. Romeo Road).  Join your friends in paying volleyball or basketball, enjoy some pizza, ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

9 Garden Plots Left!

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Only 9 garden plots remain at the Cooperative Community Gardens Program.  This joint effort between Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department and the Lockport Township Park District was developed to serve both communities at Sunset Park (729 M...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Check Out the February/March Recreation Newsletter

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Read about upcoming programs, classes and events!

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Spring Break Camp 4/10 - 4/13

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It’s Spring Break & your family has no vacation plans? That’s ok!  We will have a ball playing different games, making crafts, having a pizza party, and going on a swimming field trip.  You are required to provide...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Mom & Son Night Out - Register by April 2!

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This is a special night for a mom & her son (ages 3-12 years) at the Recreation Center on Friday, April 21 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. This year's event's theme is Let's Go to the Circus! Includes games, dinner, drinks, dessert, project, picture, and entertai...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

13th Annual Springtide Craft Show

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Join us at the 13th Annual Springtide Craft Show on Saturday, April 1 at the Recreation Center from 9:00am - 3:00pm.  There will be 100 booths from which to shop!  FREE ADMISSION & PARKING! Come early for the Knights of Columbus Panc...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Sign Up for Pizza with Peter Before March 31!

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Join us for an evening with moon jumps, an entertainer & more! Each child receives a slice of pizza with drink, a photo with a bunny, & a craft. Participants 13 yrs. old & over receive a slice of pizza  and drink. All attendees MUST r...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Romeoville's Trivia Challenge for 21+

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This adults-only event is on Friday, March 31 from 6:30-9:00pm at Mickey’s Grill & Pub — 377 Budler Rd. Bring out your 4-person team for $40 and try to win the Trivia Cup! Event benefits the Romeoville Youth Outreach Scholarship Fund. There will be dr...

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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...


Posted on: March 21, 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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Posted on: October 18, 2016

Funding Approved for Romeoville Metra Station

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The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that the Romeoville Metra station was selected to receive a $296,700 grant as a part of the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP).

The grant, which comes from federal government fun...Read on...


Posted on: October 25, 2016

Valley View School District 2016-17 "The New View: Higher Expectations"

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For an overview of Valley View School District, click here.


Posted on: March 17, 2017

Incubator Program Poised to Spur Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Will County

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Lewis Univ. has been developing and preparing students in Romeoville since 1932. Now, via the Regional Alliance Business Incubator project, they hope to do the same for innovation and local entrepreneurs by assisting them in becoming stronger and healthie...

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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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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Spring Reminders

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The Village of Romeoville is dedicated to providing services and programs to make our community a safe and better place to live. As Spring approaches, we encourage our residents to take pride in our community and keep it beautiful. In order to sustain our...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Hydrant Flushing

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Hydrant flushing will take place ( weather permitting ) Mon. thru Fri. from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. beginning March 13, 2017 and will continue until completion or May 31, 2017. Flushing will begin on the west side of Weber Rd. and progress eastward. Flushin...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Romeoville and Lockport Township Join Together to Offer Community Garden

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Romeoville and Lockport Township Join Together to Offer Community Garden — Registration Begins 2/6 at Romeoville Recreation Center.

The Cooperative Community Gardens Program is a joint effort between Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department and the Loc...

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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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Posted on: May 5, 2016

Romeoville Reinvestment Program

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At the May 4th Village Board meeting, 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.

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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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