The City of Berwyn with the assistance of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) has been working on a new zoning and sign ordinance over the last five years. After a number of community planning events, a public hearing, and a unanimous vote by City Council, the City of Berwyn now has a new zoning ordinance, zoning map and sign ordinance. These new ordinances are a major step in achieving the Berwyn Comprehensive Plan’s commitment to promote a sustainable environment that enhances the City’s vitality and quality of life.
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Monday, August 21, 2017
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Monday, August 7, 2017
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Please take notice, that the City of Berwyn will convene a public hearing on August 17, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. at City Hall, located at 6700 26th Street, Berwyn, Illinois, 60402. [Read More]
Friday, July 21, 2017
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Friday, July 7, 2017
Illinois State Budget: A message from La Shawn K. Ford, IL Sate Representative - 8th Legislative District
Over the last weeks and months, the House has worked hard to come up with an actual budget and a set of bills involving revenue, appropriations and implementation that were passed with both Democrat and Republican votes and were then sent to the Senate.
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The City of Berwyn’s City Council has decided not to opt out of the Cook County Minimum Wage Ordinance. Effective July 1, 2017, the minimum wage for many employees in Berwyn will now be $10/hr. Following is a link to view the new Minimum Wage Ordinance.
The City of Berwyn’s City Council has also decided not to opt out of the Cook County Earned Sick Leave Ordinance that establishes a right to paid sick leave for employees in Cook County. This will be effective July 1, 2017. Following is a link to view the new Earned Sick Leave Ordinance.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Notice is hereby given to all interested persons that the City of Berwyn Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, the 21st day of June, 2017, in the City of Berwyn Council Chambers on the second floor, located at 6700 West 26th Street, Berwyn, Illinois, at the hour of 7:00 P.M. or as soon thereafter as the business of the Zoning Board of Appeals permits, to consider the following: [Read More]
Monday, June 12, 2017
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Friday, May 12, 2017
The Berwyn Fire Department will be conducting the flushing of hydrants starting Monday June 12, 2017 and ending Friday June 23, 2017. Hydrants will be flushed from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday. [Read More]
Thursday, April 27, 2017
The City of Berwyn will begin the last stage of the Recycle Often Recycle Right Educational Program on May 1st. Contaminated recycling carts as of May 1st, will be tagged and not collected. Contaminated recycling carts will be collected on your next regular service day provided they are free from contamination. We ask for your help to keep Berwyn’s recycling free of contamination. For more helpful tips, check out the recycling guidelines visit www.RecycleOftenRecycleRight.com. Please call Waste Management Customer service at (800) 964-8988 if you have any questions.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
The City of Berwyn was recently contacted about the Cook County Department of Planning and Development’s Residential Resilience Program. Cook County secured funding from HUD to provide one-time residential construction grants of up to $25,000 to repair flood damage to homes [Read More]
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
The City of Berwyn has begun to undertake the replacement of 10 alleys with green infrastructure. Funding for this project has been made possible through a joint effort of the City of Berwyn, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago. [Read More]
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Berwyn- At last night's Committee of the Whole Meeting, Mayor Robert J. Lovero preceded over a packed Council Chambers due to a Welcoming City ordinance being brought forth by Aldermen Cesar Santoy and Rafael Avila [Read More]
Monday, April 10, 2017
BERWYN – Last Fall, Mayor Lovero brought forth an important diversity resolution that spoke directly to our residents declaring that “the City of Berwyn will continue its tradition of welcoming people [Read More]
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given by the Board of Health of Berwyn Township Public Health District that the 2017-2018 Tentative Budget and Appropriation Ordinance of the Berwyn Public Health District is posted and available for inspection during regular business hours [Read More]
PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given by the Board of Trustees of the Township of Berwyn that the 2017-2018 Tentative Budget and Appropriation Ordinance of the Town Fund and General Assistance Fund are posted and available for public inspection during regular business hours [Read More]
Monday, April 3, 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Friday, March 17, 2017
Notice of annual Town Meeting Berwyn Township to the legal voters, residents of the Town of Berwyn in the County of Cook and State of Illinois, that the Annual Town Meeting of said Town will take place on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the hour of 6:01 p.m. [Read More]
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017
Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact And Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds.
This notice satisfies two separate but related procedural requirements for activities to be undertaken by the City of Berwyn, Illinois (Berwyn). [Read More]
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Updated for 2017, the City of Berwyn App is now available in the Apple and Google Play stores. This app features an events calendar and news feed, business directory, and a service request form. This interactive tool is a great way to keep up-to-date with happenings in the community and stay involved. Click here and preview its new look.