Beekeeping

The City recently adopted Ordinance 17-39-O which permits single family homes and commercial properties to have beehives for the purpose of beekeeping.  A building permit is required for anyone wishing to keep beehives on their property.  If you have additional questions, please contact the...

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ComEd Tree Trimming

ComEd intends to perform vegetation management activities on distribution circuits in Countryside during the time period of October/November 2017. ComEd has notified any affected customers and property owners. Please click on the MAP to see the areas that ComEd will be working in.

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Greater Chicago Food Depository – Mobile Pantry

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is extending its Mobile Pantry Program to Lyons Township locations.  They will be at various locations the third Tuesday of each month from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. All Lyons Township resident are encouraged to attend.  Please bring your own...

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New Grant Program for Disabled Homeowners

The North West Housing Partnership has announced a new home accessibility program for homeowners in Cook, DuPage and Kane counties. This program is funded by the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) to help homeowners address long over-due home accessibility issues that affect the health...

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City Renews Electric Aggregation Program with Dynegy

The City of Countryside currently offers an “opt out” electric municipal aggregation program to all residential and qualified small businesses. The current aggregation program, served by Homefield Energy (a Dynegy Company) expires in July 2017. After a thorough bid process, Dynegy was chosen as...

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Prescription Drug Collection Unit

The City of Countryside announced that it has been awarded a grant from CVS Pharmacy to install a Drug Collection Unit. The Drug Collection Unit will be located at the Countryside Police Department, 5550 East Avenue, Countryside, IL, and will provide residents with a...

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Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course Swings into Action June 25th

Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course Swings into Action June 25, 2016 First-ever zip line and treetop obstacle course in Illinois can now be enjoyed at the Forest Preserves of Cook County. Go Ape, the nation’s premier treetop adventure course company is opening its latest...

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Transportation to Adventist Hinsdale and LaGrange Memorial Hospital

Transportation is available to Countryside residents, from your home, courtesy of Amita Health Adventist hospitals, for all services provided at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Adventist LaGrange Memorial Hospital (and all off-site rehabilitation facilities). Please call 24-hours in advance:  (630) 856-5115 Monday – Friday: 7...

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