Winter Flooding reduction plan

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District is encouraging the public’s help to minimize flooding by reducing water use. Postponing high water consumption activities such as bathing or showering, running dishwashers or washing clothes will also help provide maximum capacity in the local and intercepting sewer systems. Click here for MWRD bulletin MWRD

Metra Service Advisory for January 30

Metra will be operating a modified train schedule, to address the severe weather including sub-zero temperatures forecast for January 30.  Please see the news release below regarding Metra’s modified train schedules for Wednesday, January 30. Click here to visit the Metra website and view the schedules for each rail line. Remember to check the Metra […]

Main Break – Loss of Water Service

8900 Monroe Block & 3300 & 3400 Prairie Blocks     LOSS OF WATER SERVICE Repairs to the water delivery system, the fire hydrants and/or valves on your block will necessitate shutting off water in your area on Monday, January 28, 2019 from approximately 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., unless complications arise that would require an […]

Wednesday garbage pickup up postponed – Groot Schedule Changes due to Dangerous predicted temperatures

Due to the dangerous temperatures and conditions predicted for Wednesday, Groot will not have trucks going out that day.  They will send trucks out Thursday but later than usual.  The pickup schedules will be as follows:   Wednesday garbage will be picked up on Thursday Thursday garbage will be picked up on Friday Friday garbage […]