151 cases reported in Elmhurst as of 5/5/20.

The links below offer more COVID-19 information.   
DuPage County is still accepting donations of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to assist in the COVID-19 response. To donate unused PPE, which must be in the original manufacturer’s packaging, visit  www.protectdupage.org  and complete the PPE Donations Offer Form. If you have questions about the donation process, please send an email to:  eoc.logistics@dupageco.org .
The IDPH interactive map of COVID-19 in Illinois is available here:  http://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19 . More detailed COVID-19 information from IDPH is available here:   http://www.dph.illinois.gov/covid19/covid19-statistics .
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides COVID-19 guidance for  People Who Need to Take Extra Precautions .

Mayor Morley's COVID-19 Update, May 4, 2020
Mayor Morley gave a COVID-19 update at a City Council Meeting held on May 4, 2020.
to Governor Pritzker from the DuPage Mayors and Managers.
Elmhurst Police Deputy Chief Mike McLean

Elmhurst Police Deputy Chief, Mike McLean answers some important questions on the Elmhurst Police Department’s response to COVID-19.
Mayor seeks candidates for Ward 1 & Ward 4 Alderman Seats

Mayor Morley is accepting applications to fill the City’s 1st ward and 4th ward vacant aldermanic seats. Aldermen Mark Sabatino (Ward 1) and Kevin York (Ward 4) recently resigned from their offices due to positive personal reasons.

Mayor Morley stated, “I want to thank Alderman York and Alderman Sabatino for their hard work over the years, their leadership and contributions will be greatly missed. We look forward to bringing them back for a proper send off.”

With the advice and consent of the Elmhurst City Council, Mayor Morley will appoint replacements to serve the 1st and 4th wards of Elmhurst until the April 2021 election.

To be considered for either one of these appointments, please complete an official application. Resumes and/or letters of intent are also encouraged to be included with the application. To apply, visit the City’s website to download the application: https://www.elmhurst.org/DocumentCenter/View/436/Appointed-Official-Application . Applications can be emailed to CityAdmin@elmhurst.org or mailed to the City Clerks Office at 209 N. York Street.  

Applications will be accepted through the close of business on May 29th, 2020 .
Please contact the Deputy City Clerk with any questions at 630-530-3010 or email cityadmin@elmhurst.org .

Public Works Director, Howard Killian
receives honorable leadership award
The American Public Works Association (APWA) announced its 2020 Top Ten Public Works Leaders of the Year which included City of Elmhurst Public Works Director, Howard Killian. 

The award is one of APWA’s highest honors, and is based on a lifetime of professional contributions. Recipients of the awards are chosen by past Top Ten recipients and embody professionalism, expertise, and personal dedication to improving the quality of life in their communities through the advancement of public works services and technology. 

Please join us in congratulating Public Works Director Killian for his outstanding accomplishments!

#ElmhurstStaysHome Campaign
We’re calling on residents to get creative! Send us your pictures and videos on how you and your families are staying positive and having fun through the State’s "Stay at Home Order". We will collect this content through the month of May, and feature it on our website and social pages. Some of the submissions may also make a debut in the next City of Elmhurst Front Porch Newsletter.

All you have to do is fill out this form! https://www.elmhurst.org/forms.aspx?FID=148
Yard Signs Available!

Show your community support by displaying an "Elmhurst Stays Home" yard sign!

Signs are available for no contact pick up outside of the City Hall parking lot entrance doors while supplies last!

Thank you for your community support!

Thank you also to  Vital Signs USA  in Elmhurst for their generosity! Without them the yard signs would not be possible.
Featured Resident #ElmhurstStaysHome

What is Lauren doing to stay positive and have fun through the State’s "Stay at Home Order"?

"Field School 2nd Grade Brownie Troop 55705 Is Staying Active, Getting Creative, Helping Others, And Staying Safe During Quarantine 2020!"

Thank you for your commitment to loving our community. #ElmhurstStaysHome

Elmhurst History In Focus: The York Theatre
The Elmhurst History Museum gives helps us explore the history of the stored York Theatre at 150 N. York Street in downtown Elmhurst.
Connect with the City of Elmhurst on COVID-19 Updates
Over the next coming weeks, you’ll find timely information and updates on our  City's website   to help you and your family stay safe. We also encourage you to follow the City's  Facebook  and  Twitter pages, and to subscribe to our  Alert Center . We will continue to send  E-Newsletters with updates on the virus as it relates to our community. Please also make sure you are subscribed to receive our  CodeRED Alerts. We will use this method to communicate any information requiring a direct and immediate need to take action for public safety. These notifications will enable us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations.
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