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Posted on: June 21, 2022

ComEd Routine Tree Trimming Notification in Itasca

ComEd Tree Trimming

ComEd will perform tree trimming and vegetation management activities in Itasca over the next few months to ensure reliability and help prevent outages. Affected property owners have been notified by ComEd about maintenance that will be performed.

For more information about vegetation maintenance along power lines and ComEd’s “Right Tree, Right Place” program, please visit: http://www.ComEd.com/Trees.

Residents may contact ComEd at 1-800-Edison-1 with any questions or concerns.

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - June 21, 2022

Road work ahead sign

This work will allow for access to abandon a 10-inch water main that has been replaced with a 12-inch water main . Flaggers will be used to direct traffic. On Wednesday, June 22, 2022, the Contractor will be excavating at both locations, to perform the ab...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: June 15, 2022

June 15, 22 - Letter from Mayor Pruyn regarding Potential Transwestern-Medinah Proposed Development

Medinah Terrace - Transwestern 2022

Mayor Pruyn issues statement regarding potential Transwestern - Medinah Redevelopment Proposal.

June 15, 2022 - Mayor Pruyn Letter

For more information on this proposal, please click here

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Village of Itasca News Alert
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Bloomingdale Road Detour

Detour sign in road

This morning, May 11, 2022, residents and Village officials woke up to find that a one-way westbound detour was set up on Bloomingdale Road overnight.

The contractor performed the work without prior approval causing a high level of frustration for both the...

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Bloomingdale Road Reconstruction Updates
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - May 2, 2022

Due to construction equipment and public safety, vehicular and pedestrian traffic during the reconstruction phase will be restricted between 7 am to 5 pm daily (Monday-Saturday). Access to driveways will also be interrupted for up to 12 days while restora...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Construction Update – Bloomingdale Road - Week of April 25

The project will consist of reconstruction and resurfacing of Bloomingdale consisting of pavement widening, installation of curb and gutter, storm sewer improvements, culvert improvements and stamped asphalt cross walks.  A portion of Bloomingdal...

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Bloomingdale Road Reconstruction Updates
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - March 4, 2022

This letter is to update the tentative schedule listed in our letter of February 8, 2022, regarding upcoming work along Walnut Street. The sequence of work has been revised due to delayed permitting review of work in METRA property. 

To keep the w...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - February 25

The Contractor completed layout and saw cutting of the pavement on N. Walnut Street between Center and Orchard in preparation of the installation of the 12-inch water main on Walnut Street. 

The Contractor has begun to install new water services b...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Lead Service Line - Contractor to Visit Homes

Beginning Thursday, February 3rd, a Village of Itasca contractor will begin visiting homes in the Phase 1 Area of the project, to determine if the property is eligible for a replacement of a lead water service line.

Typically, replacement of a lead service line costs homeowners eight to ten thousand dollars. The good news is that Itasca has secured a grant to cover 100% of the cost to homeowners in the Phase 1 Area. Water service lines deliver water to your home from...

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Free COVID-19 Tests and N95 Masks

Every home in the U.S. is now eligible to order 4 free at-home COVID-19 tests.

Local Testing Site

Located at 127 N Walnut Street, Ste 105, Testative provides free COVID testing 7 days a week from 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. No appointments or insurance necessary. 

  • Testative is a paterner of Lab Care, LLC. CLAI (Cl...
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COVID-19
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Help Our Community Restore Local Funding

Itasca is joining communities across the state in urging Springfield to restore local funding for essential services to fulfill the State’s agreement with municipal governments.

The Local Government Distributive Fund (LGDF) is a portion of Illinois income taxes, paid by you, our local residents and businesses, that are collected by the State and redistributed back to municipalities on a per capita basis.

LGDF can account for a sig...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

Lead Service Line Project Update - January 12, 2022

The Village of Itasca is pleased to announce the replacement of approximately 450 lead service lines in town, which will take place over approximately the next year.

The lead service line replacement work for the Village of Itasca was wholly financed by th...

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Lead Service Line Project
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - December 10

There will be no through traffic in the intersection, but local traffic can ingress/egress to driveways on Elm Street and on North Street, however, westbound traffic on North Street leaving Peacock School will need to egress south on Linden Street to Divi...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Canadian Pacific Merger to Increase Trains through Itasca Zoom Meetings Scheduled December 7, 8 & 9

The Village of Itasca has been advised that Canadian Pacific Railway and Kansas City Southern has filed an application with the U.S. Surface Transportation Board to merge operations.

Last week, Canadian Pacific informed Village officials that the merger will likely result in 8 additional freight trains on the Milwaukee West line than is currently present.  The Village has begun working with other affected municipalities to qu...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Construction Update – Sanitary Manhole Rehabilitation - Week of December 6

Work this week is scheduled at:

  • 200 – 400 Block S. Maple
  • 200 - 300 Block S. Oak Street
  • 300 – 400 Block S. Lombard
  • 200 – 300 Block S. Forest 
  • 400 Block W. Bloomingdale

There are no service disruptions due to the Manhole Reh...

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Sanitary Manhole Rehabilitation Program
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - December 6

This coming week, Storm Sewer work on Elm Street, between Division Street and North Street will continue. The intersection of Division Street and Elm Street will be closed to through traffic. Supplemental Detour signs will be posted this week at closed ea...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: December 2, 2021

DOJ Investigating Itasca ADA compliance related to Haymarket DuPage Application

Dear Itasca Village Residents,

Throughout the entire Haymarket Special Use Permit application process, with direction from Village’s legal counsel, members of the Village staff, Plan Commission, and Board have done everything possible to ensure a fair proc...

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Holiday Inn - Haymarket Center Proposal
Posted on: November 24, 2021

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - November 24, 2021

Storm Sewer installation on Elm Street between Center Street and Division Street is scheduled for Thursday, December 2nd and Friday December 3rd. One lane of traffic will remain open during pavement patching for local traffic. During work hours on Thursd...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program Update - November 12, 2021

For a map of the detour please visit the Roadway and Infrastructure Project Documents. Please use caution when entering the construction area located on N. Elm, E. North, E. Division, E. Center and E. Orchard. The roadway in these areas have been pulveriz...

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Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements Program
Posted on: September 28, 2021

IDPH Launches Online ‘Vax Verify’ System

COVID Vaccination

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has launched a new immunization portal, Vax Verify, that allows Illinois residents to check their COVID-19 vaccination record

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has launched a new immunization portal, Vax Verify, that allows Illinois residents (18 years and older) to check their COVID-19 vaccination record. In order to download proof of vaccination, residents will g...

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COVID-19
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Shape of Itasca Recording Available

If you missed the Village's May 24, 2021 Shape of Itasca meeting, you can watch it online on the Village's YouTube channel.

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Downtown Strategic Action Plan

What are you ideas for the future of downtown Itasca? Take the online survey!

The Village of Itasca has partnered with The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) to create a Strategic Action Plan for its downtown with the support of The Lakota Group, Fish Transportation Group and Market & Feasibility Advisors.

The purpose of this plan is to create a vision for Downtown Itasca and the surrounding area that leverages existing transportation facilities and infrastructure, real estate development opportunities, and community involvement to create a downtown that is...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Itasca Moves to Phase 4 of Restore Illinois Plan

3 W's

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has announced that due to decreased COVID-19 positivity rates, Region 8, including Itasca, has left the tiered resurgence mitigations and has moved to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan.

Phase 4 permits indoor service at restaurants using social distance. Standing areas in bars or restaurants should be limited to 25% capacity. Personal care, health and fitness, and retail store businesses can operate at 50% capacity, and groups of 50 or 5...

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COVID-19
Posted on: January 27, 2021

IL Eases Covid Restrictions in Itasca

Yesterday, Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced that Region 8 (DuPage and Kane) moved into Tier 1 effective January 26, 2021.

Mitigation measures have been revised as follows:

RESTAURANTS AND BARS 

  • Indoor service limited to the lesser of 25 guests or 25% capacity per room
  • Establishments offering indoor service must serve food
  • All bar and restaurant patrons should be seated ...
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COVID-19
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Meeting Information for the Community Development Committee Meeting on January 26, 2021

On Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. the village will be convening a Community Development Committee meeting to discuss redevelopment of the property commonly known as the Itasca Country Club.

Bridge Development Partners requested this predevelopment meeting to discuss its interest in redeveloping a portion of the property for use as a data center. It is the Village of Itasca’s practice to provide developers this forum to seek input from board ...

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Itasca Country Club Redevelopment
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Moving in the Right Direction: Region 8 Under New Mitigation Requirements

Tiered Mitigation Approach

On January 18, the state announced that several regions in Illinois, including ours, met the requirements to move back into Tier 2, which provides less restrictive mitigation efforts.

The chart to the right from the Governor's office, highlights the primary differences between the three tiers. Most notably, in Tier 2 organized group recreational activities are now allowed with a limit of lesser of 25 guests or 25% of overall c...

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COVID-19
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Vaccine Registration from DuPage County Health Department

The DuPage County Health Department is providing those who live or work in DuPage County the opportunity register for a COVID-19 vaccine.

Signing up allows the DCHD to contact you with specific information when appointments or clinics are available. Visit the DCHD website to register.

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COVID-19
Posted on: January 20, 2021

Predevelopment Meeting Scheduled for January 26, 2021

Last night, the Village Board called a meeting of the Community Development Committee on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 7 p.m. to discuss redevelopment of the property commonly known as the Itasca Country Club.

Bridge Development Partners requested this predevelopment meeting to discuss its interest in redeveloping a portion of the property for use as a data center. It is the Village of Itasca’s practice to provide developers this forum to seek input f...

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Itasca Country Club Redevelopment