Helpful Seasonal Services

Fall/ Winter Helpful Seasonal Services

The City of Berwyn offers many helpful seasonal services throughout the year. Below is information you may find useful during the Fall and Winter months.
 
Leaves

During the fall months, it is important to collect/ rake leaves correctly. Please follow the correct procedure for raking and gather leaves. Yard waste debri can be bagged and then picked up until the end of the year (week of December 31). For further information, please call toll- free Waste Management at 1-800-796-9696 visit their website at www.wm.com. *** Do not rake and/ or blow your leaves into the street. It is a violation of Berwyn City Ordinance 672.04 to rake or blow leaves into the street. A Local Ordinance Ticket will be issed to those who rake or blow leaves and yard debri into the street. The fine for the ticket can carry up to a $750.00. For information on City Ordinances, including depositing of leaves and yard debri, please click on the link http://www.amlegal.com/berwyn_il/

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Robert Schiller, Director
public.works@ci.berwyn.il.us
1 Public Works Drive
708-749-4700

Hours: Monday through Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Public Works Department provides for the design, construction, management and maintenance of the City's infrastructure, including streets, trees, water, sidewalks, sewers and storm drains; buildings and structures; vehicles and equipment; street lights and traffic signals. In addition, we manage community volunteer programs for beautification and clean-up projects, residential garbage and recycling, graffiti abatement and facilitate environmental compliance

Snow:

During snow season, it is the homeowner’s responsibility to maintain all surrounding walkways clear of snow. Please follow the correct procedure to shovel snow. Snow should not be shoveled into the street, alley, fire hydrant, or any other City property. For more information on the snow removal ordinance 672.03, please click on the link below http://www.amlegal.com/berwyn_il/ Snow removal is also available for qualifying Senior and Disabled Citizens. For more information and to apply for the Senior Services Program, you may contact Senior Serivices at 708-484-2510 or visit the deparment’s page at Senior Services on the City of Berwyn website.

Click on the link below to find a list of Warming Centers located in Berwyn.

Warming Centers