The Village of Hinsdale is pleased to announce that it was selected as a grant recipient for the 2020 Open Space Land Acquisition and Development award program on Jan. 17, 2020. The $400,000 grant is designated for renovation of the Hinsdale Community Pool. View the official press release here
The DuPage County Stormwater Management Planning Committee will hold a public meeting on February 4 at 7:30 a.m. as part of their regularly scheduled meeting to allow the public to provide input on the DuPage County Water Quality Program. Click here for more details.
The Village's tree pruning program is scheduled to begin in January. The area of the Village that will be pruned this cycle is encompassed by Monroe Street on the west, Garfield Street on the east, Chicago Avenue on the south and Ogden Avenue on the north. Read More
to watch CBS Chicago talk about 5G cell service with local Hinsdale residents.
The Village of Hinsdale's Parks and Recreation Department is hiring seasonal positions including Lifeguards, Cashiers, Diving Coach, Water Polo Instructors and a Parks and Recreation Intern.
Metra is launching a survey about new railcars to gain input from its customers via an online survey. Read More
Metra will be adjusting service schedules, offering special holiday passes and free trips for kids during the holiday season. Read More
to view a notice from the Village of Willowbrook regarding the decommissioning of tanks at the Sterigenics property.
Corks & Forks - Tickets on Sale Now!
Friday, February 21 | 6:30-9:30 p.m.
The Lodge at KLM Park
Cozy up at The Lodge for an evening of spectacular wine, delicious food, great company and a little education. Participants will enjoy twelve wine tastings paired with six tapas style courses.
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has announced repairs to the Chicago Avenue bridge over Illinois Route 83 (Kingery Highway). For more information, click here
As part of the Central Tri-State Tollway I-294 Project, the existing pedestrian bridge that connects Western Springs and Hinsdale is being replaced. The Village, along with the Village of Western Springs are working together to determine the location of the new bridge. Click here
to take the survey.
Free leaf collection will begin the week of October 21 and run through the end of November. Leaves should be placed in kraft paper bags, and no waste sticker is required. Leaves can be left at the curb on your normal refuse pick-up day.
Please click here to view
the Village's Five-Year Capital Improvement Plan draft for calendar year 2020 through 2024.
Sterigenics announces plans to exit Willowbrook operations following approval from State and Illinois EPA to implement changes Read More
On Friday, September 13, the Tollway anticipates overnight left lane closures in both directions on I-294 from 55th to Salt Creek for shoulder work from 8pm-6am.
The Illinois Tollway is reconstructing the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway Bridge, which carries the triple-track railroad over the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) between Hinsdale and Western Springs, to accommodate the widening of the Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294).
Please be advised that Metra has announced several minor changes in the BNSF train line starting September 3.
DuPage County Circuit Court Judge Fullerton issued a favorable ruling for the Village of Hinsdale when he granted the Village of Hinsdale’s Motion to Intervene to become party to the lawsuit the Illinois Attorney General filed against Sterigenics in October 2018.
The Willowbrook area community and politicians are outraged over plans to re-open the Sterigenics plant after testing found it was emitting a cancer-causing chemical in the air in a radius around the plant.
The Illinois EPA has scheduled a formal public meeting to accept oral comments on a draft construction permit to place significant new controls on emissions at the Sterigenics US, LLC facility, located at 7775 Quincy Street in Willowbrook.
With significant road work activity in the vicinity of Hinsdale, the Engineering Department would like to share a few construction projects that may cause delays for Hinsdale residents.
The Desplaines Valley Mosquito Abatement routinely
monitors adult mosquito populations in Cook County for the presence of West Nile Virus, with the first positive sample for this season collected from their LaGrange trap this past weekend. Please click here
for additional information.
Hinsdale stands with Willowbrook in opposing reopening of Sterigenics
The Village of Hinsdale has been notified by the DuPage County Health Department, that mosquitos collected in one of the DuPage County’s traps have tested positive for the West Nile Virus. The trap is located near the intersection of East Walnut Street and North Elm Street.
On June 11, the Village Board passed a Village ordinance that requires all dogs on the public way shall be restrained at all times by way of a leash.
The 43rd Annual Hinsdale Farmers Market is open every Monday through October 14 in Burlington Park. Stop by between 7:00am-1:00pm to pick up fresh produce, cheese, bread, fish, fresh cut flowers, coffee, juice, oils and more!
The Brook Park pickleball courts, tennis courts and basketball courts are under construction. Please remain off the courts until they are completed.
On May 30, the Chicago Tribune released an article titled, Sterigenics created cancer risk ten times higher than federal EPA standards in Willowbrook.
Yard Waste collection will continue through the last week of November.
Illinois EPA has established a Sterigenics webpage that contains current information, a Q & A section, contact information, and other relevant documents and links. Read More.
The Desplaines Valley Mosquito Abatement routinely monitors adult mosquito populations in Cook County for the presence of West Nile Virus, with the first positive sample for this season collected from their LaGrange trap this past weekend. Please click here for more information.