Posted on: February 14, 2018

Geneva Wins Snowfighting Award For Fifth Straight Year

Snow Plowing Downtown

Geneva was one of 85 communities in the United States and Canada to be named a 2017 Safe and Sustainable Snowfighting Award winner from the Salt Institute.The City has received national recognition for the fifth consecutive year for excellence in environm...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

City Offices Closed For Holiday, Garbage Unchanged

Presidents Day

Geneva City Hall and other City offices with the exception of the Police and Fire departments will be closed Monday, Feb. 19 in observance of the Presidents' Day holiday.Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, Feb. 20.Garbage pickup the week of Feb. 19...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

City Flag Lowered For Former Public Works Employee

City Hall Flag Lowered

The Geneva flag at City Hall has been lowered in memory of the City's former Downtown Business District Crew Leader Tim Carey, who passed away at age 63 on Feb. 11.Mayor Kevin Burns said much of downtown Geneva's beauty can be attributed to Mr. Carey's wo...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Residents Urged To Keep Fire Hydrants Clear Of Snow

Snow Hydrant

With plenty of snow falling on Geneva this week and more forecasted for the weekend, the Geneva Fire Department wants to remind residents to clear out the closest fire hydrant to their house.A fast and adequate water supply for the Fire Department can mak...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Geneva Issues Winter Parking, Plowing Reminders

Snow Car

With significant snow expected to enter the forecast, the City of Geneva would like to remind residents about parking regulations to ensure plowing operations run smoothly and efficiently through the community.The Public Works Department’s primary objecti...

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Geneva News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Fundraiser Helps Bring More Trees To Downtown Geneva

Wine Cheese And Trees

People interested in bolstering Geneva’s downtown urban tree canopy are invited out for a night of fine wine, delicious treats and live auction to raise money toward the cause.The seventh annual Wine, Cheese & Trees fundraiser will take place from 7 t...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Metra Seeking Feedback On Train Fare Ideas

Metra

Metra will hold a series of public open houses next month to gather customer feedback about several potential changes to its fare structure and ticket options.The first forum will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 at the Kane County Government Cen...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Geneva's Winter Newsletter Delivered To Your Inbox

Winter Newsletter Island Park Fox River

Grab a cup of coffee and catch up on the latest Geneva news and happenings with the City's Winter Newsletter, which was distributed electronically Jan. 12.Readers will find information about the upcoming sales tax referendum, MetroNet construction, new we...

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