City News

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. 

04/21/2015

Multisport Madness Half Marathon and 10K

04/21/2015

The Multisport Madness Half Marathon and 10K will be held Saturday, April 25th, from 7:00 a.m. until approximatly 10:30 a.m. 

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.

04/14/2015

Visitors Cultural Commission is Soliciting Requests for Funding

04/14/2015

Requests Due May 6

The City of St. Charles Visitors Cultural Commission is soliciting requests for funding from organizations that support and promote tourism, culture, history and the arts in St. Charles. 

04/09/2015

City of St. Charles’ Spring Hydrant Flushing is Underway

04/09/2015

Regular maintenance of the City’s water distribution system includes annual hydrant flushing. 

04/09/2015

2015 Arbor Day Celebration is April 24

04/09/2015

4 p.m. in Lincoln Park  

Spring is finally here! Celebrate at the annual Arbor Day event in St. Charles Friday, April 24, at 4 p.m. in Lincoln Park on Main Street. 

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.

04/06/2015

Structure Fire 522 Longmeadow Circle

04/06/2015

At 3:19 p.m. April 5, the St. Charles Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 522 Longmeadow Circle. 

04/01/2015

Main Street Bridge Alcove Column Damaged in Apparent Hit and Run

04/01/2015

One of the columns that supports the southwest alcove on the Main Street bridge was damaged last week. It appears to have been damaged as a result of a hit and run incident that most likely occurred sometime between March 23 and 24.

04/01/2015

Proposed Roadway Resurfacing Improvements Planned

04/01/2015

Work to be done in St. Charles and Surrounding Area this Spring and Summer

03/31/2015

Mayor Rogina Volunteered in Mayors National Day of Service April 7

03/31/2015

Mayor Ray Rogina participated in the third annual Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service on April 7 by volunteering at the Northern Illinois Food Bank West Suburban Center in Geneva.

03/26/2015

Preliminary Site Work for KDOT Randall Road Traffic Signal Project to Begin in April

03/26/2015

Use Extra Caution When Driving through Work Zones—Expect the Unexpected

Intersections along Randall Road from Fabyan Parkway to Silver Glen Road will receive traffic signal upgrades this summer. 

03/25/2015

St. Charles City Services & Resources Brochure Available in Spanish

03/25/2015
The City of St. Charles has developed a brochure in Spanish that outlines some useful city services, community resources and important safety information.