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DuPage County Needs Your Help Developing Water Quality Plan for East Branch DuPage River


Everyone lives in a watershed, and it takes a community to maintain and protect it! Downers Grove Sanitary District is helping DuPage County Stormwater Management (SWM) gather input on water quality concerns or issues in your watershed. SWM is asking local residents, businesses and others to provide input and data through the County’s Water Quality Collector App at http://gis.dupageco.org/citizenreporter/. Examples of water quality concerns include erosion, algae, debris jams, sediment build-up…


Offices Closed Nov. 26 & 27


In observance of Thanksgiving, the District’s administration center, located at 2710 Curtiss Street in Downers Grove, will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27. The District’s office will be reopen via phone and email (not to the public) on Monday, Nov. 30. If you are a customer experiencing a sewer backup, please do not hesitate to call us at any time at (630) 969-0664 to report the incident….


District Admin Center Temporarily Closed Starting Nov. 18


Following the recommendation of the Illinois Public Health Department, the District’s Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove will be closed to the public starting Wednesday, Nov. 18. The Administration Center will reopen on Monday, Dec. 7. District customers can continue to receive assistance during this time by calling our office number at (630) 969-0664. Customers are encouraged to drop off payments in District dropboxes conveniently located across our…


Join our November 17 Board of Trustees meeting

The District will hold the November 17 meeting physically at its Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street, Downers Grove, IL 60515 at 7:00 p.m. A maximum of 10 individuals will be permitted in the building due to current safety guidelines. In the event the Public wishes to virtually attend this meeting, they may do so using the link or phone numbers provided below. This month’s BOT agenda: https://www.dgsd.org/wp-content/uploads/bot11-17-20agenda.pdf Please click here to…


Thanksgiving 2020 Used Cooking Oil Recycling Event


If you’re frying a turkey this Thanksgiving, be sure to recycle your cooking oil! Recycling used cooking oil helps divert thousands of pounds of oil and grease away from sewers, preventing major clogs and issues. As part of SCARCE‘s annual, one-day event, we will be collecting used, liquid cooking oil on Saturday, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon at our Administration Center. For more information about the event, visit SCARCE’s Cooking…


Latex paint recycling event a success


Thank you to those who participated in our recently hosted latex paint and aerosol paint recycling event! More than 40 cars came through with several gallons of paint and numerous aerosol paint cans to recycle. Thank you to SCARCE for organizing the event through us and to ePaint and Flat Can Recycling for providing their services. Recycling paint helps prevent major issues and clogs in the sanitary sewer system, as…


District office closed Nov. 3 for Election Day


In observance of the 2020 General Election Day, the District will be closed Tuesday, Nov. 3. The District’s office will be reopen on Wednesday, Nov. 4 with reduced hours from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. If you are a customer experiencing a sewer backup, please call us at any time at (630) 969-0664 to report the incident. We have personnel on call at all hours.


Latex Paint and Aerosol Paint recycling event


The District and SCARCE will host a Latex Paint Recycling event on Saturday October, 24, 2020 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Administration Center at 2710 Curtiss Street in Downers Grove. Residents can drop off latex paint only (no oil based paint, stains or varnishes). The fee is $4.00 per gallon or $12 for a 5 gallon bucket. Residents can also recycle aerosol paint cans. The fee is $1.00…


District performs Sherman Street Sewer Replacement Project


Beginning over the next few days, a contractor by the name of Austin Tyler Construction, will be doing some sewer replacement work on Sherman Street between Prospect Avenue and Stanley Avenue in Downers Grove. Approximately 350 Ft. of badly deteriorated sanitary sewer will be dug up and replaced. During the replacement project, the road will be closed to thru traffic during construction hours (7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.). There will…


District performs Stanley Ave. Sewer Lining Rehabilitation Project


Beginning within the next several weeks, a contractor by the name of Insituform Technologies, will be doing some sewer reconstruction on Stanley Avenue between Ogden Avenue and Grant Avenue in Downers Grove. Instead of digging up and replacing the old pipeline, a process called lining will be utilized to reconstruct approximately 1,550 Ft. of badly deteriorated sewer. During the lining operation there will be equipment set up at the sanitary…

Sewer Problems? Call (630) 969-0664
Our technicians are available at all hours to help you.

Contact Information

2710 Curtiss Street
P.O. Box 1412
Downers Grove, Illinois 60515-0703

Phone: (630) 969-0664
Fax: (630) 969-0827

Office Hours

Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

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