January 28, 2016 
In This Issue
Upcoming Events
Meeting for Update on ComEd High-Voltage Line Project
Employment Opportunities
League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale

 Community Coupons  
Upcoming Events
January 28: Rose Queen Pageant Applications are due. The Annual Rose Queen Pageant will be held on Friday, February 27, at Lake Park High School West Campus.

February 9: Relay for Life Roselle, Bloomingdale, Itasca and Medinah Kickoff Event, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Holiday Inn Express, 1490 W. Lake St., Roselle. Relay for Life will take place at Lake Park High School East Campus from 6:00 p.m. to midnight on June 10.

February 18-28: Meet Chicago Northwest's 3rd Annual Restaurant Week. Visit for a list of participating restaurants.

February 20: American Legion Women's Auxiliary "Evening With the Stars" Dinner & Dance at the American Legion Hall, 344 E. Maple Ave. Appetizers will be served at 6:00 p.m., buffet dinner at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance ($25 at the door) and can be purchased at the American Legion Hall. 

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Meeting Scheduled to Provide Update About Proposed High-Voltage Electric Lines in Roselle
Electrical Wires
Mayor Smolinski and the Village Board will hold a meeting on Saturday, February 6 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at Village Hall to update the community on ComEd's plan to install a new 138kV electric line through Roselle along the south side of the I-390 corridor as part of its West Central Reliability Project.

ComEd hosted several open house meetings this winter to provide residents details about the $58 million project to run the high-voltage line from a substation in Bartlett to one in Itasca, including pole heights, pole placements, and the impact of the project on the surrounding communities. ComEd is expected to file its plan with the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) this spring.

During the meeting on February 6, attendees will be provided further information about the Village's coordinated response to the West Central Reliability Project.

The Village of Roselle is currently forwarding comments from residents and business owners on to ComEd electronically. Use the ComEd High-Voltage Line Feedback Form to provide input to ComEd about the West Central Reliability Project. More information about the West Central Reliability Project is available on the ComEd website.  
Village of Roselle Employment Opportunities   
Roselle Logo The Village of Roselle is currently seeking applicants for three open positions:
  • Full-time Community Service Officer in the Police Department
  • Part-time Community Service Officer in the Police Department
  • Seasonal Part-time Customer Service Representative in the Finance Department
Successful candidates for these positions must take and pass all pre-employment testing, work related medical/physical examinations, as well as be able to pass a background investigation. Applicants for these positions can apply online no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 19, 2016.

Please visit the Village of Roselle website for more information. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer. 
League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale Announces February Events  
League of Women Voters Monthly Meeting: The League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale will host a monthly meeting on Tuesday, February 2 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Roselle Fire Station, 100 E. Maple Ave., Roselle. Attendees will learn more about the process for newcomers to become American citizens by taking the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services test for Naturalization. The League will collect items for refugees being helped by Exodus World Service during the meeting.
Candidates Forum: The League will sponsor a Candidates Forum for candidates running in the contested Democratic primary election for the 8th Congressional District on Sunday, February 21 at 4:00 p.m. at Lake Park High School East Campus, 600 S. Medinah Rd., Roselle. Doors will open at 4:00 p.m. for a "meet and greet" with the candidates, followed by the moderated candidates' forum which starts promptly at 4:30 p.m.
Both League events are free and open to the public. More information about these events is available on the League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale website.

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