Fire Department Extinguishes House Fire on Tartan Court
At approximately 6:05 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, the Wheaton Fire Department responded for a structure fire in the 1000 block of Tartan Court. Upon arrival, crews identified a fire on the roof from an apparent lightning strike. The fire was contained to that area and was extinguished quickly with minimum damage.
The Wheaton Fire Department was also assisted on the scene by the Wheaton Police Department and fire departments from neighboring communities. The residence was turned back over to the homeowner.
Road Closures for Homecoming Parade
Wiesbrook Road will be closed from Muirfield Circle to Butterfield Road from approximately 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, for Wheaton Warrenville South High School's Homecoming Parade.
The parade will step off from Atten Park at 6 p.m. and continue south on Wiesbrook Road then conclude at Wheaton Warrenville South High School (1993 Tiger Trail). The parade is estimated to last approximately 30 to 45 minutes. Access to Wiesbrook Road will be closed along the parade route at Warrenville Avenue, Durfee Road, Stonegate Lane, Emden Lane, and Butterfield Road.
Streets will be staffed with personnel from the Wheaton Police Department to assist and direct traffic. Residents and motorists are being asked for their cooperation in not moving the barricades to ensure the safety of the parade participants and spectators.