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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Kane County: Renew Efforts To Stop COVID-19 Spread

COVID-10 Wear Your Mask

Kane County Health Department Director Barbara Jeffers cites high test positivity and case rates as a reason for the public to get back to the basics and practice the 3 W’s: Wear your Mask, Watch your Distance and Wash your Hands.“We c...

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Geneva News
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Residents Can Participate In City's Drainage Study

Backyard Flooding

Geneva will be conducting a citywide stormwater drainage study this year, and public participation will be an important part of the process this fall.After contracting with WBK Engineering, the firm will identify, assess, and evaluate the City’s...

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Geneva News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

Geneva Chamber Cancels Holiday House Tour

Christmas House Tour

The community and visitors look forward to Geneva festivals year after year. Knowing that our first thought during these uncertain times is the health and safety of those who may attend a festival, the Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Geneva of Commerce Boa...

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Geneva News
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Police Participate In Randall Road Traffic Safety Initiative

Police News - New Car

Geneva Police joined an Elgin Police Department-sponsored initiative to increase traffic enforcement along Randall Road late this summer.  State, county and local law enforcement agencies worked together during the last week of August and the fir...

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Geneva News
Posted on: September 10, 2020

Geneva To Flush Fire Hydrants This Fall

Fire Hydrant Flushing 2

The City of Geneva will be flushing fire hydrants throughout the community for a four-week period starting Monday, Sept. 14 as part of an ongoing maintenance program.Hydrants will be flushed from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday. The water is safe to dri...

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Geneva News
Posted on: September 10, 2020

2021 Election Candidate Guide Now Available

Elections Ahead

Residents interested in running for Geneva City Council in 2021 can find a candidate guide posted on the City’s website.The guide provides election information on how to file for candidacy and all required forms. Nominating petitions may not be ...

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Geneva News
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Brad Kosirog Appointed New 2nd Ward Alderman

Brad Kosirog Second Ward Alderman

The Geneva City Council approved Mayor Kevin Burns’ appointment of Brad Kosirog to fill the vacant 2nd Ward alderman seat during a Sept. 8 meeting.Alderman Kosirog has served on the City’s Planning and Zoning Commission since 2016. An ...

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Geneva News
Posted on: August 31, 2020

ComEd Tree Trimming Scheduled For This Fall

ComEd Tree Trimming

Commonwealth Edison is planning to trim trees during September and October primarily along the Illinois Prairie Path, Kirk Road and the Union Pacific railway tracks.While the City of Geneva owns and operates its own electric utility, ComEd runs power line...

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Geneva News
Posted on: August 24, 2020

Geneva Chamber Introduces 'Sip & Sample' Event

Wine Samples

We know Genevans and visitors look forward to Festival of the Vine every year. Due to Phase 4 regulations, we are not able to hold this award-winning festival for 2020.  But, we are bringing something different to September to satisfy your senses...

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Geneva News
Posted on: August 17, 2020

Sanitary Smoke Testing Coming To Geneva East

Public Works News

The City of Geneva will be performing sanitary sewer smoke testing from Monday, Aug. 31 to Friday, Sept. 25 in the Geneva East subdivision, weather permitting.

Smoke testing consists of blowing white smoke with pressure into the sanitary sewer manholes, fo...

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Geneva News