The City of Elmhurst experienced a significant rain event on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, when the remnants of Tropical Depression Alberto dropped upwards of 2.5 inches of rain in less than two hours over portions of the City.
After losing up to 20 percent of its water distribution to unaccounted-for issues, the city of Elmhurst has decided to replace residential and commercial water meters throughout the city, according to the city's website.
Promoting pedestrian and driver protection, Gov. Bruce Rauner recently passed on a safety request from the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police by designating Sept. 11 through 17 as Illinois Rail Safety Week.
In a joint effort to adhere to best practices, the City of Elmhurst and Elmhurst College sponsored a recent series of training events for police, fire and security staffers in the community and on campus.