City News

05/28/2015

June Utility Bills will Reflect Rate Changes for Water, Sewer and Electric

05/28/2015

Annual rates have been set for City of St. Charles water, sewer and electric utility customers. The rates were approved at the May 4, 2015, City Council meeting and will begin showing up on utility bills in June.

05/28/2015

Come Out for “Cop on a Rooftop” Benefiting Special Olympics Illinois

05/28/2015

Friday, May 29, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m at the Dunkin Donuts at 1711 W. Main St. 

05/15/2015

America in Bloom Committee Chooses Planting Colors

05/15/2015

The City will be Adorned in Pink, Purple, White and Yellow

The St. Charles America in Bloom Committee is digging right in to prepare our community for the 2015 America in Bloom national awards program.

05/15/2015

St. Charles Connect: A Convenient Way to Get in Touch with the City

05/15/2015

Spring is when the harsh effects of the past winter become evident, as pot holes and downed tree limbs reveal themselves. Maintaining our streets and parkways is an important City service. The City relies on our residents to help be additional eyes and ears on the condition of the City.

05/14/2015

Free Community Shredding Event June 6

05/14/2015

Saturday, June 6, 10 a.m. to Noon

The St. Charles Police Department and KCT Credit Union are hosting a free community shredding event to help citizens keep important information out of the hands of identity thieves. 

05/05/2015

St. Charles Police Department Youth Police Academy Registration Deadline is June 5

05/05/2015

The class will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 15-19, and is open to ages 13-16

05/04/2015

Structure Fire 104 Shoreline Court

05/04/2015

At 8:40 p.m. Friday, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported fire involving the exterior wall of the home located at 104 Shoreline Court. 

05/01/2015

05/06/15 Update: A Portion of N. 5th Ave. (IL Route 25) Closed May 7 from 1 - 2 p.m.

05/01/2015

IL Rt. 25 will be Closed from Country Club Rd to Stonehedge Rd

05/01/2015

Construction of a New Water Tower at Red Gate Road & IL 25 Begins May 4

05/01/2015

The City of St. Charles begins construction of a new water tower at the intersection of IL 25 and Red Gate Road May 4. 

04/29/2015

The Latest Issue of the Den Newsletter is Out

04/29/2015

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04/23/2015

North 5th Avenue (IL Route 25) Water Main Replacement Project Gets Underway April 27

04/23/2015

Residents will be Notified in Advance of Any Service Interruptions Due to Construction

The City of St. Charles is launching a large-scale project to replace a water main on North 5th Ave, (IL Rt. 25). The project is scheduled to begin April 27 and is expected to be completed by September 2015. 

04/23/2015

City of St. Charles Receives Top Fire Protection Rating

04/23/2015

Ranking could Mean Lower Fire Insurance Rates for St. Charles Residents and Businesses

The City of St. Charles has been awarded a Class 1 rating for Fire Protection from the Insurance Services Office (ISO), designating St. Charles  as one of only 99 cities out of 45,000 surveyed in the United States to earn the elite ISO Class 1 status. 

04/20/2015

Bid Alderman Martin a Fond Farewell at the May 4 City Council Meeting

04/20/2015

Newly Elected Alderman Steven Gaugel and Reelected Aldermen also will be Sworn in at the Meeting

Fourth Ward Alderman Jim Martin, who earlier this year announced he would not run for reelection, officially ends his term May 4. All are invited to wish him a fond farewell at the May 4 City Council Meeting, 7 pm, in Council Chambers.

04/08/2015

Utility Scam Continues to Hit St. Charles

04/08/2015

Scammers are nothing if not persistent.

The St. Charles Police Department recently received a report from a business owner who stated somebody purporting to be with the City of St. Charles Electric Utility contacted them to advise their electric bill was overdue.