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    Committee of the Whole meeting Tuesday

    The Batavia City Council Committee of the Whole meets Tuesday. Agenda items include a progress update on the water treatment plant, a presentation on the Main Street reconstruction project, and a discussion regarding the Fox River restoration study. Read on...
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    City of Batavia weekly newsletter for Aug. 5-12, 2022

    Brush collection, road construction, next fundraiser for Flag Day Monument and more. Read on...
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    Mayor Schielke Weekly Address Aug. 5, 2022

    Batavia Mayor Jeff Schielke alks about new businesses and housing, the Slow the Fast Down campaign, and the City's upcoming ribbon-cutting to celebrate the Mahoney Creek project completion. Additional Info...
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    CMAP releases updated data snapshot for Batavia

    The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning 2022 Batavia Community Data Snapshot features statistics from several government agencies and includes information on our population, households, employment, transportation, park access, walkability and more. See the report
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    Slow the Fast Down signs available

    The City of Batavia's Slow the Fast Down signs are available at City Hall again, as well as at the Batavia Public Library, the Batavia Park District, and the Batavia Farmers Market. Read on...
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    Garbage sticker availability

    The City of Batavia continues to work with refuse collection provider Waste Management to find vendors to sell garbage stickers on Batavia’s east side, and aim to have a solution soon. In the meantime, here is a list of garbage sticker vendor locations. Read on...
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    City of Batavia Weekly Newsletter for July 29-Aug. 5 2022

    Kane County Sheriff's Office invites residents the National Night Out event. Plus, brush collection, lawn watering, and strategic plan updates. Additional Info...
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    Sidewalk program updates

    Find out if the sidewalks in your neighborhood are on the repair or replacement list and discover how sidewalks qualify for maintenance. Also, learn how you can sign up to receive updates on the sidewalk program. Additional Info...
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    Strategic Action Plan updates for Q2

    Batavia City Administrator Laura Newman presented a strategic action plan update to the Batavia City Council recently. Updates for 2022’s second quarter included progress toward several city goals. Read on...
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    Batavia Police Department has joined Neighbors

    Batavia Police Department has joined Neighbors to connect with residents and improve community safety. Neighbors allows you to share photos, videos and information related to local crime and safety incidents so fellow residents can stay informed. Read on...
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    Sculpture competition announced

    The City of Batavia will award one artist $10,000 for a sculpture to adorn the new columbarium at Batavia's west cemetery. Read on...
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    Mosquito abatement has begun

    The City's contractor has begun monitoring the mosquito larvae and adult mosquito populations and applying control treatments. Learn how you can get notification in advance of spraying. Read on...
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    When can you water your lawn?

    To ensure Batavia has enough water for drinking, bathing, and fire protection, outdoor water use is restricted. Outdoor water use is based on your address, calendar date, and time of day. Read on...
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    It's repair season for streets and sidewalks

    Check out the City of Batavia 2022 Capital Improvement Projects map to find out where the latest street, sidewalk and other projects are underway. Additional Info...
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    How to safely dispose of unwanted items

    Batavia offers several waste disposal services. From brush collection to household hazardous waste, learn what Batavia has to offer. Read on...
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