City News

09/18/2014

Hydrant Flushing Begins the Week of Sept. 29

09/18/2014

Full Schedule and Map Available on the City Website

As part of the regular maintenance of the St. Charles water distribution system, the Public Works Water Division performs regular hydrant flushing.

09/18/2014

It Can Wait Day of Action Fri. Sept. 19

09/18/2014

The St. Charles Police Department would like to remind the community that Friday, September 19, 2014 St. Charles East High School will be having their yearly homecoming parade.  This year the parade has been moved back to Main Street (Route 64) so please use alternate routes, and more importantly we would like to share the slogan, "It Can Wait." 

09/18/2014

Youth Commission Challenge Grant Applications Due Dec. 1, 2014

09/18/2014

The City of St. Charles Youth Commission is once again accepting applications for its annual “Challenge Grant” Program. Grants will be awarded to youth-designed and youth-driven projects directed toward the promotion of healthy lifestyles among young people in the community.

09/16/2014

Identity Theft - Don’t Become a Victim

09/16/2014

While reviewing police reports, some identity theft reports were noted and it seemed like a good time to send out information on how to not become a victim.

09/15/2014

St. Charles East High School Homecoming Parade Today at 1 pm

09/15/2014

The Parade Steps Off on Main St.; Be Aware of Road Closures

The parade begins at W. Main and 6th Streets traveling east across the Main Street bridge to 2nd Avenue. Following are the closures and recommended detours

09/15/2014

2014 Fox Valley Marathon is Sunday, Sept. 21

09/15/2014

Lanes will be Closed Along the Route

The 5th annual Fox Valley Marathon will be held Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 7:00 a.m until approximately 2:00 p.m. The marathon will begin in St. Charles on 1st Street near Illinois Street. The run continues south to Aurora before returning back to the finish line n St. Charles on the Illinois Street bridge. 

09/09/2014

History Comes Alive at the Camp Kane Rededication

09/09/2014

Saturday, Sept. 20, from Noon to 3 p.m. at Langum Park Along Rt. 25

Everyone is invited to a special ceremony celebrating the move of the historic Jones Law Office and rededication of its new site, the lower portion of Langum Park along Rt. 25, as “Camp Kane.”

08/29/2014

Ground is Broken for The Quad St. Charles

08/29/2014

Ceremony Celebrated Sept. 3, 2014

The Quad St. Charles developer The Krausz Companies, Inc., officially broke ground Sept. 3, 2014, for the retail re-development at 3800 E. Main Street, St. Charles.

08/27/2014

August 27 Fire at 201 East Main Street - The Office Dining and Spirits

08/27/2014

Wed., August 27 at 6:01a.m., the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported activated fire alarm at the Office Dining and Spirits establishment at 201 East Main Street. Firefighters were on the scene by 6:02 a.m. 

08/18/2014

Jones Law Office Building Moved to Langum Park Site

08/18/2014

Watch a Video of the Move

On Aug. 27, the City of St. Charles moved the historic Jones Law Office building from its current location at 304 Cedar Avenue to its new location in Langum Park along Rt. 25 near Devereaux Way.

08/18/2014

Maintenance to Begin Aug. 25 on City’s Parking Garages

08/18/2014

Most Parking Spaces will Remain Accessible throughout the Project

08/15/2014

Safe Driving Tips Around Our Schools

08/15/2014

The St. Charles Police Department would like to remind the community tobe alert while driving forthe safety of our children in our neighborhoods and around our schools.

08/13/2014

St. Charles Police Department Again Receives National Accreditation

08/13/2014

It's the eighth time the department has received the Award of National Accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).

08/01/2014

Summer Crime Prevention Tips

08/01/2014

We’re always looking at crime statistics and trying to come up with ways to reduce crime in our City.  With that in mind, we’d like to share some summer crime statistics and provide some crime prevention tips.

07/31/2014

St. Charles Emergency Management Agency is Awarded Accreditation

07/31/2014

At the July 28 Government Services Committee Meeting, the St. Charles Emergency Management Agency received Accredited Agency status through the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA).