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The Public Works Department will begin the annual leaf collection program on October 29. Residents should rake leaves into a narrow row parallel to the backside of the curb on the parkway, not in the street.
The City of DeKalb is now accepting applications for FY2019 Human Services Funding. Pending City Council approval of the 2019 budget, grant funds totaling $144,500 will be made available to local not-for-profits with 501(c)(3) status who provide services ...
As part of the 2018 Street Maintenance Program, the City will begin a citywide crack filling program on Thursday, October 19.
The PRIDE Awards recognize residents, organizations, and/or businesses that have significantly improved the quality of life in DeKalb through projects, activities, or programs emphasizing resource conservation.
Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) has informed the City railroad crossings north of Lincoln Highway at Sixth Street, Seventh Street, and Tenth Street may close as early Friday, October 5, to accommodate scheduled track maintenance.
Eastbound access to Fairview Drive from South Annie Glidden Road will open today at 6:00 P.M.
On September 25, 2018, Moody’s Investors Service affirmed the City’s current bond rating of A1. While the City maintained its bond rating, Moody’s assigned a negative outlook to that rating in its most recent rating review.
On August 7, 2018, the City convened a meeting of the Joint Review Board to evaluate and make a recommendation on the proposed Central Business District TIF District (TIF 3). At this meeting, concerns regarding the administration of TIFs 1 and 2 were rais...
Contractors for the 2018 Street Maintenance Program have finished all the street maintenance that restricted access to some residential streets and driveway approaches in the Ellwood Neighborhood.
On Friday, August 31, 2018, the citywide yard waste sites will close permanently.
On September 1, 2018, Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) becomes the City’s waste hauler for garbage, recyclables, and yard waste. As we prepare for this transition, the City would like to provide a brief overview of upcoming dates and information.
Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) will begin to deliver carts on Monday, August 27, 2018.
Waste Management (WM) has notified the City they will begin to collect their refuse and recycling carts on August 29, 30, and 31 coinciding with WM’s final pick-up days.
To provide more timely information on news and events in the DeKalb community, the City of DeKalb began publishing its electronic newsletter, DeKalb e-News, monthly effective August 1. Previously, the newsletter was published bi-monthly, which often made ...
On September 1, 2018, Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) becomes the City’s exclusive waste hauler for refuse (garbage), recyclables, and yard waste. As the City and LRS prepare to transition, the City would like to review the upcoming services.
With construction scheduled to begin on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, residents will experience contractor-imposed parking restrictions in addition to the restrictions recently implemented under Phase II of the Safe Streets Initiative.
On July 11, 2018, Curran Contracting Company (Curran) will begin the 2018 StreetMaintenance Program. This year’s program will focus on three geographic areasthroughout the City and conclude with a citywide crack-filling schedule.
Beginning August 1, 2018, MetroNet, Inc. will begin the process of installing a fiber optic network that will bring their high-speed internet, television, and phone service to DeKalb.
In April 2018, the City Council approved a non-exclusive cable televisio...
The City of DeKalb Citizens’ Community Enhancement Commission is pleased to announce the Paint-A-Plug Program, which encourages community members to “adopt” a fire hydrant in the community. By adopting a fire hydrant, partici...
In April, the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (ISTHA) will begin work to resurface the Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88) from Sugar Grove to Rochelle.