FEMA Has Designated September as National Preparedness Month
With over 100 local businesses to choose from, a St. Charles Chamber of Commerce Gift Certificate is the perfect gift. You will also be supporting one of our very own businesses right here in St. Charles. There are three convenient locations where you can purchase a certificate:St. Charles Chamber of Commerce, 216 Riverside Ave.; Blue Goose Market, 300 S. 2nd St. and the Economic Development office in City Hall, 2 E. Main St. Certificates are available in any denomination of $25.00 or less, payable by cash or check. Read more »
Everyone can be a hero. Sign up to donate blood and you will come to the rescue of three people in need. Each blood donation can be divided into platelets, red cells, and plasma. On August 27, from noon to 4:30 p.m., at the Public Works facility, 200 Devereaux Way.
Requests must be submitted either by phone (630-377-4426) or in writing (send to City of St. Charles, 2 E. Main St., St. Charles, IL 60174) by January 30, for the previous year's Utility Bill history.
There is a 10% late fee on current charges for bills not paid by the due date. We will remove one late fee per year.
Please contact Utility Billing at 630-377-4426 for removal of a fee.
The St. Charles Police Department recently took a report of an unknown person attempting to rent out a house that was not for rent, but for sale through a legitimate realtor. The scammer placed an advertisement for the property on two popular realty websites: Zillow and Trulia. Interested parties contacted the listing agent attempting to rent the property. The ads were removed and it does not appear there were any victims in this case. Read more »
The class will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 7-11, and is open to kids ages 13-16
On Monday March 3, 2014, at approximately 6:00 p.m., the St. Charles Police Department responded to a residence in the 0-100 block of Roosevelt Street reference to an attempted residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between 8:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. someone attempted to pry open a rear door. No entry was made into the residence and no property was reported missing.
A short time later, officers responded to the 800 block of Gray Street reference to a reported residential burglary. The resident reported that sometime between 7:45 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Read more »
On February 11, 2014, the St. Charles Police Department took a report for a suspicious incident involving a child at a bus stop.
Officers from the St. Charles Police Department, after further investigation, learned that the incident was not of a malicious nature. The alleged suspect was located and it was determined to be an older resident of the neighborhood who regularly drives in the area and innocently stopped to offer the three children a ride due to the extreme cold weather.
The safety of our citizens is of the upmost importance to the St. Read more »