City News

02/26/2015

The Latest Issue of the Crime Prevention Newsletter is Out

02/26/2015
The St. Charles Police Department recently debuted its new Crime Prevention newsletter, Police Beat. The newsletter offers helpful information for protecting you, your family and home against crime. Read it online.
02/25/2015

Fire Chief Joe Schelstreet Earns International Accreditation

02/25/2015

Official Presentation to be Made at the March 2 City Council Meeting

Fire Chief Joe Schelstreet has been designated a Chief Fire Officer (CFO) by the Commission on Professional Credentialing. 

02/23/2015

St. Charles is Entering the 2015 America in Bloom Program

02/23/2015

Volunteers Wanted to Help with the Effort

It may be cold outside, but our thoughts are on summer, when the St. Charles community will be showcased in the 2015 America in Bloom national awards program. 

02/18/2015

Bitterly Cold Temperatures are Back

02/18/2015

Remember Cold Weather Safety Tips and Available Warming Centers

With bitterly cold temperatures forecast for the rest of this week, the St. Charles Fire Department would like to share these cold weather safety tips from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

02/18/2015

Scholarship Opportunities for Local Students

02/18/2015

The City of St. Charles would like to share information on two scholarship programs for local students.

02/11/2015

The City Retains its Aa1 Credit Rating from Moody's Investors Service

02/11/2015

City of St Charles NewsMoody’s Investors Service, a leading provider of credit ratings, research, and risk analysis, once again affirmed the City of St. Charles’ impressive Aa1 bond rating. The Aa1 rating is the second highest rating offered by the independent credit rating agency.

 

02/09/2015

Explosion Midwest Powder Coat 3865 Swenson Ave.

02/09/2015

Feb. 6, 10:30 a.m., the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported activated fire alarm at the Midwest Powder Coating Company located at 3865 Swenson Avenue.

02/04/2015

Please Keep Fire Hydrants Clear of Snow

02/04/2015

Hydrants Need to be Visible and Accessible at All Times

In the wake of nearly two feet of snow we received in the past week, the St. Charles Fire Department would like to remind residents to keep fire hydrants clear of snow.

01/28/2015

Restaurant Week is Here!

01/28/2015

Enjoy Local Flavors of St. Charles

St. Charles Restaurant Week returns! From February 23-27, you can visit more than 30 participating restaurants and receive a 25% discount off your total bill when you present a special coupon.

01/26/2015

New Saturday Business Hours at the St. Charles Police Department

01/26/2015

Beginning Feb. 7, Saturday business hours for the St. Charles Police Department will change to 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Business hours Monday through Friday are 6 a.m. - midnight; closed on Sundays and holidays.

01/14/2015

1/14/2015 1:30 p.m. Update: Telephone Service is Restored at City of St. Charles Offices

01/14/2015

Telephone service for the City of St. Charles is now completely restored. Last evening the City experienced a telephone system interruption that caused a temporary outage for inbound calls. The City’s phone carrier has corrected the problem at their central office and full phone service has now been restored.

01/12/2015

Structure Fire 104 S. Third Avenue

01/12/2015

Sunday, Jan. 11, at 7:30 a.m., the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 104 South Third Avenue. Firefighters were on the scene by 7:32 and found smoke showing from a second floor window. 

01/08/2015

Beware of Dangerous Ice

01/08/2015

The St. Charles Fire Department would like to remind everyone of the dangers of walking on ice-covered bodies of water. Ice thickness and stability are never guaranteed. 

01/07/2015

St. Charles Police Department Annual Internal Affairs Summary - 2014

01/07/2015

The St. Charles Police Department is a CALEA Nationally Accredited Law Enforcement Agency.  Annually, the Department releases a summary of internal investigations from the prior year.