S&P Raises Downers Grove Rating to AAA

Wednesday, 25 September 2013 by

The Village of Downers Grove has received a AAA bond rating from Standard & Poor’s (S&P), the highest rating issued by the agency. The ratings upgrade from AA+ came as the Village sought to refinance its 2005 series bonds.

Downers Grove Approves New Starbuck’s

Wednesday, 11 September 2013 by

Mega-chain Starbucks is building another coffee shop in Downers Grove, following the village council’s unanimous approval. The Sept. 9 vote clears the path for what would be the third Starbucks to locate in town.

More than 200 community members, local dignitaries, healthcare professionals, and University officials were on hand as Midwestern University unveiled its new $113 million Multispecialty Clinic in Downers Grove at a dedication ceremony and open house held on July 16, 2012. The 193,000 square-foot Multispecialty Clinic will provide a wide-range of healthcare services to the community and feature graduate healthcare students offering care under the close supervision of faculty mentors. A cornerstone of the facility is the state-of the-art Dental Institute, which offers high-quality dental care at about half the cost.

The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation
and the Downers Grove Visitors Bureau today unveiled their new logos. The logos,
which were shown to more than 160 business and civic leaders at the DGEDC Annual
Luncheon at the DoubleTree Suites Hotel, were designed by the Maclyn Group.

  For Immediate Release June 26, 2013   DGEDC Presents Cornerstone Awards at Annual Luncheon Downers Grove, IL-The Downers Grove Economic Development presented its Cornerstone Awards today at the DGEDC Annual Luncheon. The luncheon was held at the DoubleTree Suites Hotel and featured keynote remarks by James Skogsbergh, President and CEO of Advocate Health Care. More than

On Friday, May 10th 2013 the new Shop and Save Market will open at 7241 Lemont Road, in the Downers Park Plaza. The ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 10AM. The town is already excited and looking forward to visiting the new store, which will bring the international cuisine to the city of Downers Grove to appeal to both busy moms and avid foodies alike.

Downers Grove North ranked 36th out of 667 Illinois high schools, while South High placed 52nd, according to the annual list published by U.S. News and World Report.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Helen Mubarak, Grundfos 913.302.3702 hmubarak@grundfos.com Illinois Governor Quinn, Downers Grove Mayor Tully join Grundfos for groundbreaking ceremony as Grundfos lays out five-year growth plan DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. —Global water pump manufacturer Grundfos broke ground today on the site of its new North American headquarters in Downers Grove, Ill. Illinois Governor Pat

One of the state’s major health-care systems is relocating its headquarters to Downers Grove this year, officials announced.

Advocate Health Care, a 10-hospital network, is moving its offices from Oak Brook to Downers Grove, about five miles west. The new offices will be situated just a few minutes up the road from Good Samaritan Hospital, long considered a flagship employer in the village.