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The City of Des Plaines Seeks Police Applicants

The City of Des Plaines is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applications are available at and must be submitted for consideration by 4:00 P.M. on June 13, 2017. Please CLICK HERE to view the informational flyer. All additional questions should be directed to IOS Recruitment at or 1.800.343.HIRE.

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2017 Early Voting at Des Plaines Public Library

Early voting for the 2017 Consolidated General Election is offered at the Des Plaines Public Library, located at 1501 Ellinwood, from Monday, March 20 to Monday, April 3 (no early voting on Sundays). Hours for early voting are Monday through Saturday from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. For more information, please visit the Cook County Clerk's website at

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‘Weather Alert Radios Save Lives’ Contest

March is Severe Weather Preparedness Month and the City of Des Plaines is proud to be a part of the National Weather Service StormReady Program, which helps prepare communities for extreme weather events. One fun component of the program is the ‘Weather Alert Radios Save Lives’ contest, where Illinois residents have an opportunity to win one of 100 weather alert radios awarded this year. Just visit the Ready Illinois website to get started!

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2017 Diaper Drive Seeks Donations

Mayor Bogusz and Daughter Jacqueline invite the Des Plaines community to participate in the 2017 Diaper Drive by dropping off new disposable diapers (including open packages) to any of these convenient locations: Mayor's Office on the 6th Floor of City Hall, Des Plaines Library, Prairie Lakes Community Center, and the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce. Please contact the Mayor’s Office for more information at 847.391.5301.

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