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Special Events

Special Events

Over the course of a year, the Department of Public Works is responsible for setting up work zone barricades for 90 special events, like Ribfest. This amounts to 5,000 devices set up annually.

It's Easy Being Green

It's Easy Being Green

Naperville continues its ongoing efforts towards ecological friendliness with its LED Street light upgrade project. Rolling out in three phases, the final result will have 54% energy savings at its completion in 2017.

Over a Century of Service

Over a Century of Service

As a public utility owned by the customers it serves, Naperville's Electric Utility has proudly served the community for more than a century. In 2016, the utility is bringing reliable electricity to around 59,000 customers monthly.

Maintaining the Fleet

Maintaining the Fleet

Throughout the year, the Department of Public Works makes 10,000 repairs and 875 oil changes, while also dispensing 445,000 gallons of fuel and 10,000 gallons of fluids to its vehicles. This maintenance has paid off; The City’s fleet service team has been ranked in the top 100 best fleets in North America two years in a row.

Services

Naperville’s service philosophy of not just serving the community, but serving it well plays out all day, every day. With innovation at the heart of service delivery, the City utilizes the continuous improvement model of delivering efficient services while saving money. Naperville’s employees are tasked with creating a positive service experience every day and have been incredibly successful in this effort. In the most recent citizen survey conducted in 2013, 91% of respondents were satisfied with the quality of life in Naperville. Overall satisfaction with City services in that survey rated 32% above the national average.

Did you know?

The recycling cart program that began in 2014 has resulted in a diversion rate of

30.52 percent
which is the highest rate the City has experienced in six years.

Buy a Garbage Cart

Naperville offers sturdy wheeled residential garbage carts in three sizes.

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Buy a Recycling Cart

Choose from one of three sizes to meet your recycling needs.

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Brush Collection Interactive Map

See up-to-date collection information for your area of the City.

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Will your tree be treated?

The interactive Emerald Ash Borer treatment map shows where parkway trees are being treated throughout the City.

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