News Flash

Posted on: January 24, 2023

City Seeks Proposals for Annie Glidden North Property

A photo of the vacant property at the northwest corner of West Hillcrest Drive and Blackhawk Road.

The City of DeKalb is seeking proposals for the redevelopment of a City-owned property in the Annie Glidden North neighborhood.

A Request for Proposals (RFP) has been released for the acquisition of a 4.87-acre City-owned property at the northwest corner o...

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City of DeKalb News
Posted on: January 11, 2023

DeKalb Transit Increasing Frequency of Elburn Bus Service

Huskie buses stopping on the NIU campus

The DeKalb Public Transit System will be running increased frequency to and from the city of DeKalb to the Elburn METRA train station starting Tuesday January 17, 2023.

During regular service, the route 12 (Elburn) will increase its AM trips from two to fi...

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City of DeKalb News
Posted on: December 5, 2022

Warming Centers Available

Warming Center text with the City logo

These locations have been identified as spaces to keep warm.

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

DeKalb Community to Inspire City Hall Mural Design

Artist Danielle Casali leads a brainstorming workshop for a mural in Geneva

DeKalb community members are encouraged to help inspire the design for a new City Hall mural.

Two workshops are being held where the community will brainstorm on the themes that should be represented in the mosaic mural, which will be created on the south ...

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City of DeKalb News
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Over $1M in Federal Funds Secured for DeKalb Airport

Rep. Underwood and City officials pose with a large check in the Community Hangar at DeKalb Airport

Representative Lauren Underwood (IL-14) visited DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport Friday to celebrate $1,125,000 in federal funding, which Underwood secured for the airport. This funding will be used to replace the airport’s perimeter fencing, the first pha...

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City of DeKalb News
Posted on: December 30, 2022

2022 Year in Review

An aerial photo of downtown DeKalb with the City logo and the text "Year in Review"

As we turn the page to 2023, here’s a look at some City highlights from the past year.

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