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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Itasca Storm Impact

The Village of Itasca was impacted by a storm which caused significant damage and disruption to service throughout town. Staff from Village Hall, Police, Fire, Public Works and Utility companies have been working together to restore effected areas.

Currently 1260 homes are without power and ComEd has committed additional resources to restore power. Estimated restore times have not been yet been determined.Public works and a private contractor will be working continuously to remove trees from roadway...

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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Itasca Tree Removal Hotline - 630-228-5625

Due to significant damage to tree throughout Itasca a hotline number, 630-228-5625, has been set up to assist with identifying and prioritizing tree removal needs. Please leave a message indicating your name, address, phone number and brief description.

In the description please include number of trees affected, size and their location on the property.

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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Nature Center & Trails Closed

The Nature Center and trails will be closed until further notice due to the storm.

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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Safe Use of Portable Generators

Please use caution when using portable generators. They can produce high levels of carbon monoxide within minutes if used in confined spaces. Do not operate indoors or within five feet of any door, window or other opening into the building.

Make sure the generator has three to four feet of clear space on all sides and above to ensure property ventilation. Do not use generators in attached garages, even if garage door open. If you or others exhibit symptoms of CO poisoning, such as headache, ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Thank You

Mayor Pryun and the Itasca Village Board would like to thank all those who volunteered to assist with the various efforts cleaning up after last night's storm. We appreciate our residents and businesses assisting each other in a time of need.

The clean-up has been a co-operative effort between the police, fire, public works, community development, ComEd, DuPage County Emergency Management, the Salvation Army, the Red Cross and Citizen Volunteers.  Thank you for all of your efforts.

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Posted on: July 22, 2017

Village Hall Open Saturday and Sunday

The Village Hall will be open Saturday 1-4 pm and Sunday 12-3 pm for emergency building permits. Contractor registration is required. Fees for emergency permits are being temporarily waved. Roofing contractors must provide a state roofing license.

Electrical contractors must provide  a state electrical license and post a $5,000 compliance bond.  Plumbing contractors must provide a state plumbing license, their IDPH and a letter of intent.  General Contractors must provide...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Coffee with the Mayor July 29, 9-10:30am Village Hall

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In an effort to expand communications with our residents and business owners, Mayor Jeff Pruyn will host “Coffee with the Mayor” on Saturday, July 29, from 9-10:30 AM at the Municipal Complex.

“It’s another communications tool”, said Mayor Jeff Pruyn. “It’s a chance for our citizens to interact with the mayor, visit the Municipal Complex, voice concerns on local issues and see their local govern...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Itasca Night Out 2017

On Tuesday, August 1, at 5pm, the Itasca Police Department invites residents and businesses alike to join us for our annual National Night Out.This event will take place at the grounds of the Municipal Complex, 550 West Irving Park Road.

Itasca Night Out is an opportunity for the police department and the community to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime programs, strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partn...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Be Aware of Ticks When You Enjoy the Great Outdoors

The DuPage County Health Department has had reported incidents of Lyme disease in the area. The Village of Itasca will be treating the Nature Center grounds in an attempt to reduce the tick and mosquito population.

Warmer weather is
here and as you make plans to be outdoors, be sure to take steps to guardagainst ticks. Ticks are a threat year-round, but they are more active in
warmer months-especially April through September.<_o3a_p>

Ticks live in andnear wooded areas,...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Itasca Police now accepting Patrol Officer Applications

Application packets will be accepted in person until 11 am on Thursday, August 10, 2017 or must be postmarked by this date. The Itasca Police Department written examination will be held on August 26, 9am at Lake Park East High School.

Return packets in person at the IPD Records Department Monday – Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm 

Return by mail to: Attn: Patrol Officer Application, Itasca Police Department, 540 W. Irving Park Road, Itasca, IL 60143. 

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Revised Preliminary Draft Floodplain Maps Available for Public Comment

Revised Preliminary Draft Floodplain Maps are now available for public review and comment on FEMA's website. You may view these documents in person at the Itasca Village Hall, Community Development Department during normal business hours.

DuPage County, in cooperation with FEMA and the Illinois State Water Survey, has been working to update Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMs) and the Flood Insurance Study (FIS) for DuPage County, including the Village of Itasca. Preliminary maps wer...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

DuPage County Latex Paint Recycling Program

DuPage County is hosting a Latex Paint Recycling Program at the County’s Woodridge Greene Valley Wastewater Treatment Facility starting June 1. Residents can drop off their usable, unwanted latex paint during designated summer collections free of charge.

The County will accept latex-based paint that has not been frozen, is less than 10-years old and has not been mixed with other products. The paint will be filtered and re-blended into a variety of colors, types and finishes. The recycled paint will then b...

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