Thursday, September 14, 2017

New Zoning and Sign Ordinance

 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.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Legal Notice/ Notice of Public Hearing

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

Notice of a Public Meeting

Berwyn Development Corporation/ Department of Public Works
For improvements of Stanley Avenue, Windsor Avenue, Grove Avenue and Oak Park Avenue within the Downtown Depot District. [Read More]

Thursday, July 20, 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.   
 [Read More]

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Cook County Minimum Wage Ordinance and Sick Leave Ordinance Upheld in the City of Berwyn

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

Legal Notice / Notice of Public Hearing

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]

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Cruise Nites

Enjoy food, fun and classic cars. [Read More]

2017 Berwyn Township Farmers Market

Come and enjoy great produce from local farmers, specialty crafts and ready to eat food from local vendors. [Read More]

Friday, May 12, 2017

Hydrant Flushing Program 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

Recycle Often Recycle Right

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.

City Council Appointed Michael Cimaglia as Police Chief.

Mayor Robert J. Lovero with the approval of City Council appointed Michael Cimaglia as Police Chief. [Read More]

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Cook County Department of Planning and Development’s Residential Resilience Program

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

Berwyn Construction Green Alley Project

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

Public / Legal Notice

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 19th day of April, 2017 [Read More]

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Berwyn, Illinois- Welcoming City Ordinance

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

City Of Berwyn Introduces Welcoming City Ordinance Press Release

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

Berwyn Construction Project Information

For the latest construction project information, please visit the following website
 [Read More]

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Public /Legal Notice

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 19th day of April, 2017 [Read More]

Public / Legal Notice

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 19th day of April, 2017 [Read More]

Public / Legal Notice

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]

Legal / Public Notice

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

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Legal Notice / Public Notice

                                       City of Berwyn, Cook County, Illinois                                                       2017 CDBG Action Plan Legal Notice for Public Meeting &RFP’s

Friday, March 17, 2017

Legal / Public Notice

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

Legal / Public Notice

A public hearing on the proposed 2017 Appropriation Ordinance (Budget) for the City of Berwyn, Illinois for 2017 will be held on [Read More]

Monday, February 27, 2017

Consolidated Primary Election Information

Polls open on Tuesday, February 28 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Residents can lookup their voter information, including polling place, by visiting the Cook County Clerk Voter Profile page.

A list of all Berwyn Precincts for tomorrow’s election is available for download here.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Letter from IEPA to City of Berwyn

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) gives Berwyn an ‘All-Clear’  for their drinking water.   [Read More]

Legal / Public Notice

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

New and Improved City of Berwyn App

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.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Legal Notice / Public Notice

Request for Proposal - Landscape Maintenance: Ogden Avenue, Depot District, Cermak Road, Roosevelt Road [Read More]

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Legal Notice / Public Notice

Request for Qualifications - Professional Engineering Services Design and Construction Engineering Sidewalk and Lightening Replacement [Read More]

Legal Notice / Public Notice

Request for Qualifications - Professional Engineering Services Design and Construction Engineering Roadway, Sewer and Watermain Replacement [Read More]

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Public Notice / Hearing Notice

Meeting and Hearing on Objections for the Office of Alderman, 6th Ward and the Office of Alderman, 8th Ward [Read More]

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

New and Improved City of Berwyn App

Updated for 2017, the City of Berwyn App is now available in the Apple and Google Play stores. Download the app today!


Wednesday, January 4, 2017