Wheaton Weekly

Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018

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City Recognizes Life-Saving Actions by Wheaton Fire Department

While the members of Wheaton’s Fire Department routinely train for challenging rescues and extraordinarily dangerous situations, it’s not routine when they get a call that puts these skills to use. At its Feb. 20, 2018 meeting, the Wheaton City Council recognized the exemplary actions of Wheaton Fire Department members in two separate high-risk operations. Read about the exemplary actions behind these awards.

Video Helps You Avoid Being Scammed

A recent incident in which a suspect posed as a City employee to gain access to a home has the City’s Police Department wanting you to see this video. Watch the latest edition of City Scene to find out how you can identify City employees, legitimate situations in which a City employee may need to come inside your home, and what you can do to ensure you are not scammed.

A Note from Wheaton Public Library

Wheaton Public Library will not be mailing out a newsletter, but you can still find out about all the programs, classes, and clubs the library has to offer in the Program Guide on the library’s website: wheatonlibrary.org/ProgramGuide. While you’re there, sign up for library eNews to have the latest library information delivered to your inbox each month. And be sure to pick up the library’s monthly program handouts the next time you visit the library.

Fire Department Extinguishes House Fire

At approximately 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 19, the Wheaton Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire on Danada Drive. More information about this incident is available on the City’s website.

Commission Seeks Applicants

Interested in helping promote community involvement and volunteering? The City's Community Relations Commission is looking for residents interested in serving on the commission. This group leads the City's Good Citizen Awards program, helps organize Wheaton's Make a Difference Day activities and more. If you are interested, fill out an application and submit it to the City Clerk. 

Upcoming Meetings

Fine & Cultural Arts Commission Meeting

Wednesday, Feb. 21, 6 p.m.
Wheaton City Hall
303 W. Wesley St.

Bicycle Advisory Committee Meeting

Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
Wheaton City Hall
303 W. Wesley St.

City Council Planning Session

Monday, Feb. 26, 7 p.m.
Wheaton City Hall
303 W. Wesley St.

Planning & Zoning Board Meeting

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m.
Wheaton City Hall
303 W. Wesley St.

Environmental Improvement Commission

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 7:30 p.m.
Wheaton City Hall
303 W. Wesley St.

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