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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ComEd – Tree Trimming in Countryside

ComEd has sections of line that they are planning to perform tree trimming on due to reliability issues. For the tree locations on private property, all customers have been notified.  ComEd plans to perform this work in March. Please click HERE for a map...

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Electronics Recycling Collection

All residents and small businesses within the West Cook County Solid Waste Agency Region will be able to drop off electronics at the Village of Burr Ridge Public Works Department, located at 451 Commerce Street. There is a donation fee that will apply for...

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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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