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Welcome City Council Members

Elected in the April 4, 2023 Election

Elected Officials Sworn In
The April 4 Election returned some familiar faces to the St. Charles City Council. It also resulted in a couple of new faces. All were administered the Oath of Office by the honorable Judge Elizabeth Flood at the May 1 City Council Meeting. Everyone is invited to attend this traditional event which starts at 7 p.m., in City Council Chambers, 2 E. Main Street.

John Edward Frank has withdrawn from the Ward 3 alderperson position. A candidate will be sought to fill the Ward 3 spot.

St. Charles Police Join Initiative to Combat Child Exploitation

The offices of the Kane County State's Attorney and Kane County Sheriff recently launched the Child Exploitation Unit, aimed at stopping the distribution of child pornography and online exploitation of children.

The Unit was created in collaboration with the St. Charles Police Department, which is providing office and technology space where a computer forensics expert can analyze electronic devices for evidence of crimes committed.

City of St. Charles is Forming an Equity & Inclusion Commission

Residents are Invited to Apply

The City of St. Charles is forming an Equity & Inclusion Commission and invites residents to apply to serve on the Commission. Interested individuals should send a letter of interest and a background document or resume via email to or mail it to Mayors Office, City of St. Charles, 2 E. Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174 by April 27, 2023. After an interviewing process, seven members will be appointed to the Commission to serve three-year terms.

Netflix Movie to Air 11/10/23

Scenes Filmed in Downtown St. Charles

Netflix has announced Nov. 10 is the release date for the movie The Killer, starring Michael Fassbender and Tilda Swinton. A pivotal scene in the movie was filmed at the beautiful Hotel Baker and in downtown St. Charles last March. Start planning your watch parties now!