Welcome to the Village of Carol Stream official website. It is our hope that you will be able to use this website to find the information you need to make informed decisions about your interactions with the Village of Carol Stream. The Village is governed by a Mayor and six Trustees elected at large. A professional Village Manager appointed by the Mayor with the concurrence of the Board of Trustees manages the day to day operations of the Village. The Mayor and Village Board of Trustees encourage residents to attend its regularly scheduled meetings on the 1st & 3rd Monday of each month at 7:30 pm at the Gregory J. Bielawski Municipal Center located at 500 N. Gary Ave. During each meeting, residents and the general public are provided an opportunity to share issues and concerns directly with the Village Board during the Listening Post segment of the meeting. We encourage residents to get to know their elected and appointed officials by attending a Village Board meeting, which is also a good way to get to know your new community and become familiar community issues. All regularly scheduled Village Board meetings are rebroadcast on Comcast Cable Television public access channel 6 or AT&T U-Verse public access channel 99.
We hope you enjoy living in or visiting Carol Stream and believe you will discover excellent schools, cultural and recreational opportunities as well as other amenities that will contribute to your comfort and well-being in the Village of Carol Stream. If there are any services or information you desire to get your home established, continue your residency or conduct business with the Village please feel free to contact our friendly receptionists at 630-665-7050 for assistance. They will be happy to answer your questions or direct you to the desired department and staff member.
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|The Carol Stream Village Hall and Police Department is located at 500 North Gary Avenue. The Village Hall is open M-F 8 - 5 and closed on Weekends. The Police Department is open 24 hours, 7 days a week. For emergencies, please call 911. For more information see our Departments pages|
The Legislative Board is comprised of the elected Mayor and six Trustees of the Village of Carol Stream. The Board makes policy decisions necessary to maintain and enhance the health, safety and welfare of citizens and visitors to Carol Stream. Click here to contact Carol Stream's elected officials.
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Vehicle Registration Enforcement to Begin August 1st
The Village thanks those who registered their motorized vehicle(s) with the Village during the 60-day registration period ending June 30th. The Police Department will soon begin field enforcement by ticketing those who fail to display a current Village vehicle sticker(s) on the lower right hand corner of their vehicle’s front windshield. Residents who have not yet licensed their vehicle(s) with the Village are encouraged to do so before the enforcement period begins by registering them at one of the following 3 locations:
Roadside Safety Checkpoint
As part of a grant from the National Highway Safety Administration and Illinois Department of Transportation, The Carol Stream Police Department will be conducting a Roadside Safety Checkpoint on August 8th from 10pm – 2am. The purpose of the checkpoint will be to remove impaired drivers and unsafe vehicles from the highway. These checkpoints have proven to be a significant deterrent to impaired driving.
National Night Out Celebration Scheduled for Tuesday, August 5th
On Tuesday, August 5th, Carol Stream residents are invited to join with communities nationwide to celebrate the 31st Annual National Night Out Against Crime & Drugs. This annual community-wide celebration gives residents an opportunity to gather with their neighbors in front yards or front porches in support for the Police Department’s crime prevention and public safety efforts. The Village is a long-time supporter of community-oriented policing which champions established partnerships with residents across all neighborhoods, homeowner associations as well as property managers and tenants from the various rental communities to proactively address issues of crime and drugs. Each year, the Village’s Police Department, the Outreach Community Center as well as the Carol Stream Park District sponsors a Community Barbecue in Community Park for residents living in the various rental communities south of North Ave. and east of Schmale Rd. This year’s festivities promise to be the best ever which includes the following activities and offerings:
Notice of Cancelled Meeting 07/28/2014
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO THE OPEN MEETINGS ACT – ILLINOIS COMPILED STATUTES, CHAPTER 5, ACT 120, SECTION 1.01 (5 ILCS120/1.01 et seq.) THAT THE CAROL STREAM PLAN COMMISSION/ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS HAS CANCELLED THE SCHEDULED MEETING ON MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014, AT 7:00 PM DUE TO A LACK OF AGENDA ITEMS.
The Village of Carol Stream is in the process of adopting new building construction and maintenance codes, with local amendments.