City News

10/30/2014

St. Charles Earns Top Honor from Illinois Municipal Electric Agency

10/30/2014

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – On behalf of the City of St. Charles, City Administrator Mark Koenen and Electric Services Manager Tom Bruhl accepted the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency’s President & CEO’s Municipality of the Year award at the Agency’s annual meeting and awards banquet held in Springfield on October 17. 

10/27/2014

Tues, Nov. 4 is the General Election

10/27/2014

Be sure to Vote!

10/26/2014

HGTV's House Hunters International Episode Features Scenes Around St. Charles

10/26/2014

The episode of the popular HGTV show features a St. Charles family looking for a vacation home in Costa Rica and includes scenes shot in St. Charles earlier this year.

10/24/2014

3 Days of Lane Closures for Randall Rd. Oct. 27-29

10/24/2014

A northbound lane of Randall Road between Route 38 in Geneva and Route 64 in St. Charles will be closed for three days next week. 

10/23/2014

Have a Treat and Help a Good Cause at the City of St. Charles “CASAtober” Bake Sale Fri., Oct. 31

10/23/2014

Activities throughout October Benefit CASA Kane County

City  employees  are  holding  a  bake  sale  and  raffle to  raise  funds  for  the  CASA (Court-Appointed  Special  Advocates)  Kane  County  child  advocacy  program.  Home-baked treats will be on sale in the reception area of the Municipal Building, 2 E. Main St., on Oct. 31 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Raffle tickets also will be available for $3 each. Prizes include theatre tickets, gift baskets, and more.

10/23/2014

Riverside Avenue between Illinois and Walnut Avenues to Close for Sanitary Sewer Maintenance

10/23/2014

Closure to Start Nov. 3 and will be in Effect about Two Weeks

Riverside Avenue between Illinois and Walnut avenues will be closed for approximately two weeks beginning Monday, Nov. 3 as routine maintenance is performed on the sanitary sewer system on and near the Illinois bridge. Traffic on the Illinois Bridge also will be reduced to one lane in either direction.

10/22/2014

Trick or Treating Hours and Safety Reminders

10/22/2014

It’s that time of year again! Ghosts and goblins will soon be knocking on your door asking for treats.  The St. Charles Police Department would like to recommend the following safety tips 

10/20/2014

Structure Fire 3800 Commerce Drive

10/20/2014

The St. Charles Fire Department responded to a fire Sat. at the Eifeler Lafer Company, 3800 Commerce Dr.

10/16/2014
10/15/2014

Suspicious Incident Involving a Child

10/15/2014

On 10-14-14 at approximately 7:15 a.m., a 13-year-old male middle school student was walked south from W. Main St. in the parking lot of the Valley Shopping Center, 1500 W. Main Street. At this time, a male subject called out "Hey" to the 13-year old.

10/10/2014

Safety Demonstrations, Kids Firefighter Challenge and More at the Fire Department Open House

10/10/2014

Sunday, Oct. 19 from noon to 3 p.m. at Fire Station 1, 112 N. Riverside Ave.

10/10/2014

City Officials Meet with Japanese Delegates

10/10/2014

Meeting Strengthens International Business Relationship

On Sept. 25, Mayor Raymond Rogina and Economic Development Manager Matt O’Rourke met with representatives from the Japan External Trade Organization and the Japanese Consulate.

10/07/2014

St. Charles Business Aquascape Stars in Reality Show on Nat Geo Wild

10/07/2014

One of St. Charles’ prominent businesses, Aquascape, is on Nat Geo Wild starring in their own reality show, Pond Stars. Click the link to see what Tuesday's episode was all about and be sure to tune in next Tues., 9 p.m.! channel.nationalgeographic.com/wild/pond-stars/episodes/school-of-rock/