The former Rare Earths Facility (REF) will finally receive its remaining cleanup touch before it is transferred to the City of West Chicago for use as a new city park. The REF extracted thorium from monazite ore from 1932 to 1973. The operations generated significant quantities of waste materials and contamination of the surrounding areas. […]
The City of West Chicago welcomed two new employees to the City’s staff to fill vacant positions from recent retirements, and announced two promotions within the City’s Police Department. New Street Superintendent of Public Works, Jonathan “Jake” Whiteaker On Monday, Jan. 3, the City of West Chicago promoted Jonathan “Jake” Whiteaker to the role of […]
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2019 Action Plan Sub Amendment #5 PH Notice – Final JH 3.29.29 A virtual public hearing for the 2019 Draft Action Plan Substantial Amendment #5 will be held on April 14, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. This is open to the public and everyone is virtually invited to attend. Additional information on the Amendment is available […]
Please remember to remove your outdoor holiday lighting by no later than March , 2021.