Earlier this month, West Chicago resident Judith Horsley was recognized by the national organization America in Bloom (AiB) as one of several Dwight Lund Community Champion nominees throughout the country who have demonstrated a vision and selfless commitment to moving their communities forward. Her nomination, which was submitted by the City of West Chicago, contained […]
City plans a two-day tour to highlight some of the collaborative efforts that help the City flourish With less than two weeks until judges Teresa Woodard and Sharon Hadden, of the national America in Bloom Program, arrive in West Chicago, the AiB Committee prepares to provide a warm West Chicago welcome. Each woman brings a […]
The City of West Chicago has been notified that, weather permitting, the West Chicago Mosquito Abatement District will conduct the second spraying for mosquitoes on Thursday, July 11, 2019. Citizen questions may be directed to the Mosquito Hotline (800) 942-2555 or email@example.com.
As part of its effort to educate and encourage residents about the importance and joy found in creating a friendly habitat that encourages nature to flourish in home gardens, the West Chicago America in Bloom Committee tries to bring programs like the celebration of Pollinator Week or the Monarch conservation efforts to the public. The […]
Has your garden gone quiet, the hum and buzz of busy pollinators a faint whisper? Do you remember summer nights driving through clouds of insects but now arrive home with a clean windshield? Do you miss the enchantment of watching the flash and glimmer of fireflies? While we’ve been busy doing human stuff, pollinators and […]