News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Severe Weather Possible Friday Evening & Saturday Afternoon/Evening

Saturday weather

From the National Weather Service, Chicago: Active weather is expected at times this evening through the weekend. There is a threat for strong to severe storms this evening into early Saturday, especially I-80 and south. Heavy downpours could also produce...

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National Weather Service Community News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Changes to LRS Refuse and Recycling Services

As an essential service to the public, LRS intends to continue to provide weekly pickup, as scheduled. They are, however, making changes to waste and recycling collection to reduce the risk to their drivers.  As a result, the collection of bulk i...

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Community News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

2020 Roadway Projects

An interactive 2020 Roadway Projects map is now available on the Village website. Go to the  Roadway Construction page of the Village website, and scroll down to "Roadway Projects" for more information.  

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Community News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Vehicle Sticker Renewal

Once your vehicle information has been received in the mail, residents are strongly encouraged to purchase stickers online to reduce the number of non-essential visitors to Village Hall. You can also complete the fillable PDF forms (for vehicle stickers a...

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Community News
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Street Sweeping Begins March 30

Street sweeping begins on March 30th, and will continue monthly on the first Monday of each month until December. If the first Monday is a holiday, sweeping will begin on the Tuesday of that week. The Village asks that residents please refrain from parkin...

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Community News
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Western Springs is Open for Business!

Western Springs is still open for business! Village President Alice Gallagher and the Western Springs Business Association remind residents that local businesses need your support now, more than ever. Consider buying gift cards to use at a later date, lea...

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Community News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Village Activates Virtual Emergency Operations Center

The Village has activated a virtual Emergency Operations Center to manage issues surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic.

Learn more by reading the press release here.

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Community News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

The Village Mourns the Passing of Trustee William Siffermann

From President Gallagher:

It is with profound sadness I share the news that this morning Trustee William Siffermann passed away. According to his family, he went peacefully with his family around him; his death was due to a pre-existing condition.

Trustee S...

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Community News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Metra to Begin Operating on Alternate Weekday Schedule on Monday, March 23

Metra will begin operating an alternate weekday schedule on Monday, March 23, to adjust for the reduced number of riders due to school closures, work-from home mandates and other consequences of the coronavirus pandemic. It will operate its normal weekend...

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Community News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Changes to Village Services and Operations

The Village has announced changes to its services and operations as a result of Covid-19. Please read the flyer and learn more at www.wsprings.com/covid19

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Community News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Rave Alert and Smart911 - Register today!

The Village is migrating from the current Code Red emergency notification system, to Rave Alert and Smart911. Registration is required for anyone who lives/works in Western Springs, and users can customize the types of messages they’d like to re...

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Community News
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Census 2020

Learn more about the upcoming Census 2020 at: https://wsprings.com/560/Census-2020 

Community News
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Scheduled Maintenance on Well #4

Well #4 is scheduled to undergo routine maintenance, beginning the week of January 13, 2020. While initially planned after Well #5 was brought online in late spring, the Board has determined that the prudent course of action is to bring Well #4 offline fo...

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Community News