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Minor schedule changes start Sept. 3 on 5 lines

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 15:12
CHICAGO (Aug. 19, 2019) – Metra will introduce new schedules Sept. 3 on five Metra lines that contain mostly minor adjustments and include the continuation of a pilot program that added weekend service on the UP Northwest and BNSF lines. [Read More]

Metra Repairs

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 16:49
Metra will be performing repairs to the Harlem Avenue train station.  The concrete steps will be removed and replaced starting August 22nd.  Railing installation will then take place between August 30th and September 4th.  Train service will not be impacted by the improvements.

Nicore Gas Inspections

Wed, 08/07/2019 - 15:38
Important information about inspection work in your area [Read More]

ComEd Routine Tree Trimming Notification in Berwyn

Wed, 08/07/2019 - 11:37
ComEd intends to perform vegetation management activities on distribution circuits in your area within the next few months. The vegetation management activities are a key component of ComEd’s maintenance program to ensure system electrical reliability, as vegetation contact with ComEd equipment is a leading cause of outages [Read More]

Hydrant Flushing Schedule for 2019

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 13:31

Early Servicing of Waste Management on Thursday, July 18th and Friday, July 19th

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:20
Due to unseasonably hot weather forecasts for this Thursday, July 18th and Friday, July 19th, Waste Management will begin their regular routes one hour early.  This will allow Waste Management employees to get ahead of the heat wave that is to occur later in the afternoon.

Residents & Property Owners of Riverside Drive

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 15:56
Please be advised that the City of Berwyn will be resurfacing Riverside Drive, from Harlem Avenue to Cermak Road.  The project is scheduled to begin on July 22, 2019. [Read More]

Tax Increase

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 09:46
Home Rule Sales Tax Adopted Ordinance [Read More]

Illinois Department of Revenue [Read More] 

Cooling Centers Information

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 17:00

Metra adds trains and will offer discounted Lyft rides for Pride Parade

Thu, 06/27/2019 - 09:22
CHICAGO (June 26, 2019) – Metra will add trains on three lines, Sunday, June 30, to accommodate those attending the 50th Annual Chicago Pride Parade. [Read More]

Memorial Day Observances

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:33

2018 Consumer Confidence Report

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:25
The City of Berwyn, in compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SOWA), and in conjunction with the City of Chicago is issuing the Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) for the monitoring period of January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. Along with this report there is important information concerning the quality and source of your drinking water. [Read More]

Berwyn Vehicle Stickers

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 16:26
The City of Berwyn will begin selling vehicle stickers on May 15, 2019.  These stickers will no longer be sold at the Police Department.  They can only be purchased online at https://www.green-pay.us/TMAV-VPAY/ber/home.html, per mail and at Berwyn City Hall located at 6700 W. 26thStreet.  The hours to purchase the vehicle sticker at City Hall are 9 am to 5 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.  Extended hours are offered on Tuesdays from 9 am to 8 pm.  [Read More]
To purchase a pet tag, please come in person to City Hall or you may download the application and mail it in.
Off Street Stickers Instructions  [Read More]
Vehicle Sticker FAQ 2019  [Read More]
Vehicle Sticker Application  [Read More]
2019 Pet Tag  [Read More]

Berwyn Fire Department members were acknowledged by Loyola University Health System for their exemplary efforts of pre-hospital care.

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 13:48

 Firefighter/Paramedics were recognized for the life–saving services they provided in three emergencies; an infant found to be unresponsive, a male patient who was in cardiac arrest, and a female patient who was not breathing and with no pulse.  In all three cases, the extraordinary efforts of our Firefighter/Paramedics while in route to the hospital, resulted a positive outcome for the patients.  

Berwyn North SD 98 Board of Education - Survey

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 15:32
The Berwyn North SD 98 Board of Education is conducting a search for a new superintendent.  The selection of a new superintendent is probably the most important decision a board of education has to make; therefore, the Board has hired the Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) to assist in this process.
The Board of Education is seeking everyone’s input in the search process.  The Board requests that all board members, all administrators, all staff, all parents and community members complete an online survey provided by the IASB.  The results will be tallied and used by the Board and Screening Team to develop a brochure to advertise the position.
The survey can be accessed at:  Click Here
The survey deadline is: April 9, 2019 at 11:45 p.m.
Thank you for taking time to complete the survey.

Illinois Utilities Join National Effort to Help Protect Customers from Scammers

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 15:49
ComEd joined forces with other Illinois Energy and Gas companies, and dozens of natural gas and energy companies across the United States and Canada to designate November 15 “Utilities United Against Scams Day.”  This day, supported by a week-long campaign with online and social media content, is focused on exposing the tricks scammers use to steal money from customers, and how customers can protect themselves. The effort, which includes utility member organizations such as Edison Electric Institute and American Gas Association, encourages utilities to share these messages to help guard against scam activity. [Read More]

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