City News

12/18/2014

City Proposes 2014 Property Tax Levy

12/18/2014

Operating levy remains frozen for sixth consecutive year

Finance Director Chris Minick presented the City's Proposed 2014 Tax Levy at a public hearing Dec. 1. The presentation is on our Finance page, or view it here.

12/15/2014

Christmas Tree Fire Safety

12/15/2014

No one wants to be a Grinch, but Christmas trees can present a fire safety issue. Christmas tree fire danger often is brought on by electrical malfunctions as well as a dry tree.

12/09/2014

Please be Aware of IRS Phone Scam

12/09/2014

The St. Charles Police Department continues to receive complaints, and take reports, about residents being targeted and victimized in what has become known as the IRS scam.

12/08/2014

City Awarded $100,000 DCEO Grant

12/08/2014

Funds to be used for Police and Fire Departments Projects

12/08/2014

St. Charles Fire Department Parade Entry Wins "Best in Show"

12/08/2014

Electric Christmas Parade Winning Entries Announced

12/03/2014

The Latest Issue of the Den Newsletter is Out

12/03/2014

Read it online on our Den page or download your copy. Want the Den emailed right to you? Sign up here.

11/26/2014

Happy Holidays!

11/26/2014

City offices will be closed Wed. & Thurs., Dec. 24 & 25, 2014 for the Christmas holiday and Thurs., Jan. 1, 2015 New Year’s Day

11/26/2014

Thank Your for Supporting CASAtober

11/26/2014

Thanks to all who supported our CASAtober fundraiser in support of CASA Kane County.  The final tally from the bake sale (our best ever), City employees’ Giving Fridays, and the Blue Goose and JP Jewelers raffles was $2,312! Your generosity is truly appreciated.

11/25/2014

The Filling Station Cited for Liquor Violations

11/25/2014

Mayor Raymond Rogina, acting as Liquor Control Commissioner, enforced local liquor ordinances at a Nov. 17, 2014, hearing before the St. Charles Liquor Control Commission. 

11/10/2014

Giving Tree Makes the Holidays Bright for a Family in Need

11/10/2014

City Partners with Tri-City Family Services to Help a Local Family this Holiday Season

You can help make the holidays bright for a local family in need. The City of St. Charles employee Wellness Team is coordinating a Giving Tree program with Tri-City Family Services to benefit a local family.

11/10/2014

Fall Service Notes

11/10/2014

Below are a few reminders regarding leaf, brush and yard waste collections for citizens within the limits of the City of St. Charles.

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. 

10/20/2014

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.

10/15/2014

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.