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Posted on: April 11, 2014

Chief of Police Grady Earns Award

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On Thursday, April 10th, Chief of Police Gina Grady was presented with a Leading Woman in Law Enforcement Award from the Illinois Comptroller’s Office. Christina Mancini from the Comptroller’s Office presented the award at... Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2014

Neighborhood Strength Topic Forum, April 9th at Woodridge Public Library

On April 9th, at 6:30 p.m. join Village of Woodridge staff for an evening presentation and discussion devoted to neighborhood strength. The topics that will be covered include property maintenance, code enforcement... Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2014

Village Invites Public to Access Financial Data Online

At a Village of Woodridge Board meeting held March 27th, Finance Director Nadine Alletto demonstrated the use of a powerful new online tool that visually presents the Village’s revenues and expenses—from multi-year budgetary... Read on...

Check Out the Financial Tool...
Posted on: March 12, 2014

Fitch Ratings Affirms Woodridge’s AAA Rating

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Village of Woodridge’s AAA rating on recent General Obligation bond issuances. This is the best rating that can be achieved using the Fitch Ratings method. Key drivers for this rating include... Read on...

Read the Press Release from Fitch Ratings...
Posted on: March 12, 2014

Woodridge Town Centre Open House Held on March 10th a Success

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On Monday, March 10th, an Open House was held to provide Woodridge residents the opportunity to view and comment on three alternative Town Centre concept plans. The plans were developed by the Town Centre consultant team... Read on...

Visit the Project Website...
Posted on: March 10, 2014

February and March Water Bills Affected by Estimated Water Reads

The Village of Woodridge has an agreement with Du Page County to conduct water meter reads for all Woodridge (incorporated and unincorporated) water and sewer customers. Unfortunately, DuPage County was unable to read... Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Budget Workshop II to be Held March 27th

As a follow up to the initial Budget Workshop held March 1st, the Mayor and Village Board will host a budget workshop on March 27th following the regular Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. The purpose of the workshop will be to... Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2014

Subsidized Taxi Service

Seniors - take advantage of the Subsidized Taxi Service program! The program supplements existing paratransit services such as those provided through PACE, and is intended to provide services to individuals that are unable... Read on...

Subsidized Taxi Flyer...
Posted on: February 7, 2014

Overnight Parking Requests - Now Online!

Residents and guests can now register for overnight parking on the Village website. Registering online will allow users to use the Village website to register vehicles that will be parked in the Village overnight. This... Read on...

Submit an Overnight Parking Request
Posted on: February 3, 2014

Coffee with the Mayor & Village Board a Success

The Village would like to thank everyone that attended the first Coffee with the Mayor and Village Board held Saturday, February 1st. The event was well attended and provided an excellent opportunity for residents and... Read on...

Posted on: January 24, 2014

Record-Setting Pace for Snowfall Limits Salt Availability

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This winter season is on pace to set records, with the snow total at Chicago O’Hare Airport now at 44.8 inches which is tied with the 1977-78 season for the third highest snowfall total ever through January 21, 2014.... Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2013

Village Board Authorizes Settlement in Acquisition of Janes Avenue Shopping Center

On Thursday, December 12th, the Woodridge Village Board approved a settlement agreement for the acquisition of the Janes Avenue Shopping Center. This approves a settlement amount of $2.25 million for the four acre shopping... Read on...

Information on the Proposed ARC
Posted on: December 13, 2013

Village Receives Budget Award, Recognized for Distinguished Budget

At a Village Board meeting held December 12, 2013, the Village of Woodridge was presented with the Distinguished Budget Presentation award by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA)... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2013

December 16, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public hearing at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following case:

A request to consider a special use... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: November 19, 2013

Code Enforcement Campaign Encourages Reporting of Property Maintenance Concerns

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This year, the Woodridge Village Board has prioritized a greater emphasis on property maintenance and code enforcement activities. In response, the Community Development Department created a Code Enforcement Campaign to... Read on...

Report a Concern...
Posted on: November 15, 2013

Woodridge Rotary Mini-Triathlon Event Named Recipient of Illinois Governor’s Home Town Award

2013 Governors Hometown Award Ceremony

Four Woodridge Rotary Club members traveled to Springfield on Tuesday, November 5, to participate in an awards ceremony at the Illinois Executive Mansion where Governor Pat Quinn announced the winners of the 31st Annual... Read on...

Woodridge Rotary Club website...
Posted on: November 14, 2013

Woodridge Experiences Surge in Retail, Industrial and Residential Growth

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Several ground breakings and store openings occurred this year for retail stores and restaurants. Gordon Food Services recently opened a new 17,000 square foot store at the southwest corner of Boughton and Woodward. Gordon... Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2013

November 18, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public meeting at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following case:

A request made by A.Barr Sales for site... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: October 31, 2013

Industrial Broker Tour Gives Brokers and Real Estate Professionals an Inside look at Woodridge

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Mayor Gina Cunningham, Choose DuPage and Village of Woodridge staff led 39 participants on an industrial and property tour of Woodridge on October 29, 2013. The tour, jointly sponsored by Choose DuPage and the Village of... Read on...

See the Full Release with Photos
Posted on: October 17, 2013

2013 Town Meeting Feedback & Community Input

The Village thanks all the taxing bodies and attendees that made this year's Town Meeting a success! Over 100 visitors attended, with roughly half participating in break out discussion and providing valuable feedback... Read on...

Take the Brief Survey....
Posted on: October 15, 2013

Positive Signs Regarding Woodridge’s Housing Market

The past several years have been very difficult for homeowners. Like many communities across the country, Woodridge has had its fair share of foreclosures. Despite this, a positive new trend has emerged where foreclosed... Read on...

Read the Full Release...
Posted on: October 4, 2013

October 7, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public hearing at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following case:

A request made by Little Kids Learning... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: September 27, 2013

Village of Woodridge Swears in New Chief of Police

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The Woodridge Village Board and staff welcome Gina Grady as the new Chief of Police. Chief Grady was sworn in at a Village of Woodridge Board meeting held on Thursday, September 26, 2013. Chief Grady has spent her entire... Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2013

Woodridge Succeeds in Obtaining $1.4 Million in Capital Grant Awards

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Village of Woodridge staff have aggressively sought out and have been successful in securing grant funding for capital construction projects in the Village. Securing grant funding significantly lessens the local tax dollars... Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2013

September 16, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

The Woodridge Plan Commission will be considering two cases on Monday, September 16th, at 7:30 p.m., at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive. The Commission will consider the following cases:
1. Comprehensive... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: September 12, 2013

Village Annual Road Resurfacing Projects Maintain Local Roads

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The Village recently awarded a contract to James D. Fiala Paving Company to resurface eleven streets throughout the Village. Streets to be resurfaced include Lee Street, Yellow Star Street, Cherry Tree Avenue, Foxtree... Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2013

Village Makes Appointments to Village Board, Plan Commission, and Board of Police Commissioners

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Mayor Gina Cunningham and the Village Board have appointed Mary Anne Blair to serve on the Village of Woodridge Board of Trustees. The appointment was made at a Village Board meeting held on July 11, 2013 in the Werch... Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2013

Woodridge Police Chief Announces Retirement

Woodridge Chief of Police Ken Boehm has announced his retirement, effective August 31st. His unanticipated retirement is due to opportunities that will require him to move out of state. “I have been afforded the... Read on...

Posted on: May 30, 2013

Greencore USA Expansion in Woodridge - Local Food Manufacturing Division Plans to Add 150 New Jobs

Greencore USA, located at 10350 Argonne Drive in Woodridge, recently finalized a cooler expansion project to accommodate a large national customer and will supply fresh, convenient food products to regional stores. With 22... Read on...

About the Village of Woodridge
Posted on: May 29, 2013

Woodridge Police Department Joins in Fundraiser Benefiting Special Olympics

For the 11th year in a row, hundreds of law enforcement officers from throughout the state will stake out Dunkin’ Donuts rooftops to benefit Special Olympics Illinois. Woodridge will participate on Friday, May 31st,... Read on...

Special Olympics Illinois
Posted on: May 21, 2013

Woodridge Police Department Works with Schools to Observe National Missing Children’s Day

National Missing Children's Day is recognized each year on May 25th. This year, the Woodridge Police Department has partnered with School District 68 to purchase 3,000 identification kits to distribute to students in... Read on...

National Child Identification Program
Posted on: May 22, 2013

Woodridge Town Centre Master Plan Project

The Town Centre Master Plan will provide land use alternatives and conceptual site plans for the Town Centre area. The intent of the Plan is to provide both the Village and Park District with a community supported concept... Read on...

Visit the Project Website
Posted on: May 24, 2013

Village Receives Funds to Replace Trees Impacted by Emerald Ash Borer

The Village was recently awarded a reforestation grant related to emerald ash borer (EAB) for $19,400 for the purchase of replacement trees. The grant work will be starting shortly and running through the fall of 2013... Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2013

Woodridge Receives Grant for Road Resurfacing

The Village of Woodridge was recently awarded a $200,000 grant from the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) to conduct road resurfacing on various streets in Woodridge, as well as some minor curb and... Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2013

New Retail Gaining Momentum in Woodridge

Last Month, the Village of Woodridge approved development plans for a new freestanding Art Van Furniture store. The building 68,000-square-foot store will break ground later this year at the northwest corner of Boughton... Read on...

About the Village of Woodridge...
Posted on: April 30, 2013

Village Issues Fact Sheet Regarding Illinois American Water Company Flyer

Recently, the Illinois American Water Company delivered flyers to homes in Woodridge. The flyer contains several misstatements that seemingly attempt to create controversy regarding the Northern Will County Water... Read on...

View the Fact Sheet on this Topic.
Posted on: April 29, 2013

International Manufacturing Company Expands in Woodridge

Earlier this year, GKN Walterscheid indicated that they will be extending their lease at 2715 Davey Road, located in Woodridge, Illinois for an additional 10 years. In addition to extending the lease, the company started... Read on...

About the Village of Woodridge...
Posted on: April 25, 2013

Information on Flood Damage Assessments and Resources

Next Steps for Damage Assessment
On Monday, April 29, officials from DuPage County, IEMA and FEMA will begin a tour of flood-damaged areas, conducting a preliminary damage assessment (PDA), based on the damage reports... Read on...

Fill out the Form and/or Learn More.
Posted on: April 25, 2013

Woodridge Community Resource Center (CRC) Recognizes 47 Volunteers

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“The Woodridge CRC wouldn’t operate without its year-round volunteers”, commented Theresa Tevsh, Youth Coordinator and one of two full-time staff of the Village of Woodridge that oversee the resource center on Janes Avenue.... Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2013

Woodridge Town Centre Master Plan

The Village of Woodridge and Woodridge Park District are beginning the process of creating a Town Centre Master Plan. The Town Centre area is located north of 75th Street and south of Hobson Road and includes the following... Read on...

Visit the project website....
Posted on: March 12, 2013

Register Cell Phones with Smart911

Smart911 is a free service that helps you communicate more effectively during emergencies. Smart911 improves the flow of information about you and members of your household, including children, the elderly, and pets to... Read on...

Register with Smart911
Posted on: February 8, 2013

Woodridge Community Mourns Loss of Joel Kagann

The Woodridge Community has experience a great loss in the passing of Joel Kagann, longtime resident and contributor to the Woodridge community. Affectionately known as “Mr. Woodridge”, Joel served a storied career with the... Read on...

Read the press release.
Posted on: January 25, 2013

Water Supply Line Loss Prevention

The Village advises residents that private companies marketing services to provide loss prevention coverage for residential water supply lines or sanitary service lines are not a service endorsed by the Village. Those... Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2011

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Posted on: April 18, 2011

Stay connected with Information from the Village!

Notify Me allows you to subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists. Receive email or text message updates regarding the information you have requested. Check out Notify... Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2011

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and... Read on...


Plan Commission News

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Posted on: April 4, 2014

April 7, 2014 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, April 7th, the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public hearing to consider a draft Town Centre Master Plan to be incorporated into the Village’s Comprehensive Plan. Over the last year, the Village and Park... Read on...

Click here to view agenda.
Posted on: February 14, 2014

February 17, 2014 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public meeting at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following:

A workshop will be held to discuss a concept... Read on...

Click here to view agenda.
Posted on: January 24, 2014

January 27, 2014 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public hearing at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following cases:

Fox Wood Estates Subdivision: Fox Wood... Read on...

Click here to view agenda.
Posted on: December 12, 2013

December 16, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public hearing at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following case:

A request to consider a special use... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: November 14, 2013

November 18, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public meeting at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following case:

A request made by A.Barr Sales for site... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: October 4, 2013

October 7, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 7:30 p.m., the Woodridge Plan Commission will hold a public hearing at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive, to consider the following case:

A request made by Little Kids Learning... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: September 13, 2013

September 16, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

The Woodridge Plan Commission will be considering two cases on Monday, September 16th, at 7:30 p.m., at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive. The Commission will consider the following cases:
1. Comprehensive... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: August 16, 2013

August 19, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

The Woodridge Plan Commission will be considering three cases on Monday, August 19th, at 7:30 p.m., at the Woodridge Village Hall, Five Plaza Drive. The Commission will consider the following cases:

1. Clara’s Restaurant:... Read on...

Click here to view full agenda.
Posted on: July 12, 2013

July 15, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, July 15th, the Plan Commission will consider applications by Conor Commercial Development and Gallagher and Henry for approval of Phase 2 of the Union Pointe Business Park. Phase 1 of the business park (Edward... Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2013

May 6, 2013 Plan Commission Consideration

On Monday, May 6, 2013, the Woodridge Plan Commission will consider applications by Communication Infrastructure Corporation seeking a special use permit for telecommunication equipment and site plan review for the property... Read on...

Click here to view the agenda.