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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend Race, Parade Street Closures Listed

Memorial Day

Geneva residents should plan accordingly for two Memorial Day weekend events that will temporarily close streets on the City’s west side and downtown.The Delnor Multi-Sport Madness race will be held on the hospital campus and surrounding roadways from 6:3...

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Geneva News
Posted on: May 16, 2019

'Art On Fire' Application Deadline Extended To May 31

Art On Fire

Geneva residents can grab a paintbrush and bring their artistic creativity into the community this spring by participating in the City's “Art on Fire” hydrant design program.The City, in collaboration with the Cultural Arts Commission, is seeking artists ...

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Geneva News
Posted on: May 15, 2019

Swedish Days Entertainment Lineup, Car Show Announced

Swedish Days Entertainment

The Geneva Chamber of Commerce’s 70th Annual Swedish Days Festival runs from Tuesday to Sunday, June 18-23 in downtown Geneva and has an array of talent that offers something for every type of music fan at three different venues.“Bring...

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Geneva News
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Mill Race Redevelopment: Survey, Public Meetings

Mill Race Redevelopment

The City of Geneva and the Shodeen Family Foundation have commissioned a team of planning, architecture, engineering and marketing economics experts led by Hitchcock Design Group to plan for the redevelopment of the former Mill Race Inn property.Working t...

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Geneva News
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Geneva Police Joining Forces For Cop On A Rooftop Benefit

Police News

Geneva and Batavia police officers will be teaming up at two Dunkin’ stores to collect donations for the Law Enforcement Torch Run’s 17th annual Cop On a Rooftop event May 17. Money raised benefits Special Olympics Illinois.From 6 to 1...

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Geneva News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Ready, Set, Run: Swedish Days 5K Race Returns

Running Shoes Race

The Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Geneva Running Outfitters are pleased to announce the return of a 5K run to the Swedish Days Festival supported by Northwestern Medicine.  The Swedish Day 5K Lopp will commence at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, June 22 fro...

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Geneva News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

State Closes Fox River For Boating, Recreation Activities

Fox River

Due to the high levels from the recent spring rain, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources has implemented a restricted boating area on the Fox River in Kane County until further notice.The State's closure, which took effect at 5 p.m. May 9, pertain...

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Geneva News
Posted on: April 24, 2019

City Wins Trifecta Of Financial Reporting Accolades

Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Geneva’s financial reporting and transparency efforts have culminated with the City’s third national award in the last five months.The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada honored the City’s accomplishments, which repres...

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