Welcome to Winfield Township located in DuPage County, Illinois. Winfield Township is comprised of most of West Chicago, Winfield, and Warrenville and includes small sections of Wheaton, Naperville, Aurora, and Batavia.
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The Winfield Township Office and Road District Office is CLOSED for precautionary measure with the Covid-19 Virus until further notice.
Please know that we remain committed to you and all the people we serve. We encourage the public to call or email for assistance. Please contact us by phone or e-mail.
Supervisor (630) 231-3591
Assessor’s Office (630) 231-3573
Road District Office (630) 231-8850
Public Hearing Draft Budget Notice
The public hearings for both the Town and Road District budgets will be held on May 11th. Since the offices are closed due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the draft budgets are being made available below for all that want to review them.
2020 Open House and Recycling Event
WARMING/COOLING CENTER NOTICE:
Please note that Winfield Township, as well as other government buildings located within the Township, are WARMING/COOLING CENTERS during regular business hours. We are open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Please call with any questions (630) 231-3591.
The 2020 United States Census will take place on April 1, 2020.
The Census provides critical data that lawmakers, business owners, teachers, and many others use to provide daily services, products, and support for everyone in our community. Every year, billions of dollars in federal funding go to hospitals, fire departments, schools, roads, and other resources based on census data.
A complete and accurate count is critical as the 2020 Census will affect our community funding, congressional representation, and so much more, Invitations to respond to the 2020 Census will be delivered between March 12-20. You will have three options for responding: online, by phone, or by email.
Participating in the census is required by law, even if you recently completed another survey from the Census Bureau. The U.S. Census Bureau is bound by Title 13 of the U.S. Code to keep your information confidential.
It is important to stay safe, and remember that the Census Bureau will never ask for your Social Security number, your bank account or credit card number, money or donations and they will not contact you on behalf of a political party.
For more information on the 2020 Census, please visit www.2020census.gov.
Information courtesy of the U.S. Census Bureau
General Assistance, Property Tax Assessments and Road Maintenance, as required by statute and policies.
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Resolution 2018-3 To Approve A Sexual Harassment Prohibition Policy
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Notice of Availability for Audit report of Winfield Township
Winfield Township hereby provides public notice that an audit of its funds for the period March 31, 2018 through March 31, 2019 has been made, and that a report of such audit dated June 24, 2019 performed by Selden Fox has been filed with the County Clerk of DuPage County, in accordance with 30 ILCS 15/0.01 et seq. The full report of the Audit is available for public inspection at Winfield Township during regular business hours 8:00AM to 4:30PM Monday thru Friday except for holidays.
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The Board of Trustees meets the second Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the township office, except in November (third Monday).
The Annual Town Meeting has been suspended for the duration of the shelter-in-place order from the Governor.
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BIG WOODS CEMETERY
BIG WOODS CEMETERY, located on Eola Road just south of Butterfield Rd, is maintained by Winfield Township.
This historic cemetery is the resting place of Israel Warner, who joined the Revolutionary War at age 9 (1777) as a messenger boy and scout until the end of the War in 1783. His father was Seth Warner, co-founder of the famous Green Mountain Boys, with Ethan Allen. Seth is famous for his role in winning the Battle of Bennington, and a statue of him is located next to the monument to the Battle of Bennington. In 1777, Israel Warner carried an important message from his father, a Colonel, to General Stark galloping at top speed during the Battle of Bennington.
Israel is buried at Big Woods Cemetery, along with his daughter, her husband, and two of her children, both boys and who both died in the Civil War.
We also have seven other veterans from the Civil War, one from the Black Hawk Indian War, two from World War I, and four from World War II.
Plots are available for purchase. The price of an adult grave ranges from $1,200 to $1,350; the price of a cremation ranges from $800 to $950, and the price for an infant’s grave ranges from $375 to $450.
For more information on Big Woods Cemetery, please call the office at 630-231-3591.
130 Arbor Avenue
West Chicago, IL 60185
Hours: M-F 8:00am – 4:30pm
Supervisor Fax: 630-231-3697
Assessor Fax: 630-231-3697
30W575 Roosevelt Road
West Chicago, IL 60185
P.O. Box 617
West Chicago, IL 60186-0617
Road District: 630-231-8850
Road District Fax: 630-231-9508
Hours: M-F 7:00am – 3:30pm
Check out our latest Winfield Township newsletter News & Notes (pdf)