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Community Invited to 29th Annual Open House


Join us for our 29th Annual Open House! Saturday, October 6, 2018 9 a.m. to noon Hosted at our Wastewater Treatment Center Every year we host an open house at our Wastewater Treatment Center. The Open House is an excellent opportunity for the community to learn about wastewater collection and treatment and its critical role in improving water quality. We host hundreds of guests, including scout troops, school groups, environmental advocates,…


District Begins Westmont Alley Sewer Replacement Project


The District recently began replacing the public sanitary sewer mainlines and the individual building sanitary service pipes in the public right of way in the alley behind 132 W. Burlington Avenue. The construction will continue east to the manhole in the alley behind 34 W. Burlington Avenue and then go north from that manhole to the manhole that is located behind 222 N. Lincoln Street. This construction work consists of…


Biosolids Delivery Program – We want your feedback!


If you’ve recently received a delivery of our biosolids – we’d love your feedback on our program! We have an online survey available to collect your comments and suggestions. Please take a moment to complete and electronically submit the form. Plus, if you are one of our customers, you can receive a $5 credit on your sewer bill. The credit is limited to once per year and is not available…


2018 Annual Newsletter Now Available


Our 2018 newsletter is now available! Read about updates on the District’s current activities, programs and more. Highlights include: Sewer assistance programs including: Building Sanitary Service Repair Assistance Program Reimbursement Program for Sanitary Sewer Backups Caused by Public Sewer Blockages Reimbursement Program for the Installation of Overhead Sewers and Backflow Prevention Devices Bill payments options including EasyPay Walnut Ave. Sewer Rehab Liberty Park Lift Station Replacement Click here to view the…


District signs Wastewater Flagship Project agreement with WTA


The District recently signed a Wastewater Flagship Project agreement with the Water Technology Alliance (WTA), a Danish water utility consortium operating out of the Danish Consulate in Chicago. The agreement recognizes the wastewater treatment center as a Wastewater Flagship, an example of Danish methods and technologies that optimize processes with a particular emphasis on the energy profile of the facility. We were honored to host Esben Lunde Larsen, the Minister…


New Drop-Off Location for Used Cooking Oil Recycling


The drop-off location for used cooking oil recycling has been relocated to outside the District’s Administration Center, 2710 Curtiss Street, on the east side of the building now available at all hours. District customers and residents in the surrounding area are encouraged to recycle their used cooking oil instead of pouring it down the drain or disposing of it in the garbage. By recycling used cooking oil, you can help…


March 22 is World Water Day


World Water Day is a reminder why working in water is so important and we celebrate those who help provide clean water to communities worldwide. Learn more about World Water Day and why this day is so important at www.worldwaterday.org.


Update: New Westmont payment dropbox installed


Update 03/20/18: A new bill payment dropbox has been installed in Westmont. Please resume using this dropbox for District bill payments.  The District’s bill payment dropbox located in Westmont (in the parking lot north of Village Hall and west of the train station) has temporarily been removed due to damage resulting from inclement weather. Customers wishing to pay via dropbox should put their payments in the Village of Westmont’s dropbox….


Update: Position Filled, Part-Time Secretary


Update 3/16/18: This position has been filled. The District currently has an opening for the position of Part-Time Secretary at the District’s Administration Center. The position includes general office, customer service and data entry work. Proficiency in Microsoft Office -Word, Excel, Access and Outlook and website navigation are required. Experience in digital imaging, document management and Adobe Acrobat are recommended. Pay for the position starts at $10.00 per hour and…


District performs Walnut Ave. sewer lining rehabilitation project


Beginning on Monday, Oct. 30, the District will start rehabilitation of approximately 3,500 feet of mainline sanitary sewer and the rehabilitation of 22 manholes located in the road and parkways of Walnut Avenue in Downers Grove. The work will take place from the south side of the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Maple Avenue and go north to the entrance to the District’s wastewater treatment plant located north of Hitchcock…

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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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