Metro West Council of Government is an association of municipalities serving a population of more than 750,000 in Kane, Kendall and DeKalb Counties of Illinois. Metro West fosters regional cooperation to address regional issues including managing growth, transportation and water conservation and promoting sustainable economic development. Metro West provides a united voice for municipalities and serves as their strong advocate. The Council provides networking opportunities for area mayors and managers, which allow them to share ideas and address common issues.
Metro west business partner appreciation dinner
On October 26th Metro West hosted a dinner honoring their generous Business Partners. This event was held at Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora. At the dinner event each Business Partner was recognized individually and called up to receive a certificate from Metro West President Steve Ward and Metro West Vice President Sean Michels. Metro West is fortunate to have such wonderful Business Parters working with the organization.
Azavar Government Solutions
Engineering Enterprises, Inc.
HR Green, Inc.
Kathleen Field Orr & Associates
Mickey, Wilson, Weiler, Renzi, & Andersson, P.C.
Ottosen, Britz, Kelly, Cooper, Gilbert & DiNolfo, Ltd
NEW 2017-2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS installed
Metro West congratulates its newly installed Board of Directors!
President Steve Ward, President - Village of South Elgin
Vice President Sean Michels, President - Village of Sugar Grove
Secretary Steve Bosco, Administrator - Village of North Aurora (absent for the photo)
Treasurer Dan DiSanto, Administrator - Village of Oswego
Immediate Past President
Matt Brolley, President - Village of Montgomery
DeKalb County Jerry Smith, Mayor - City of DeKalb (absent for the photo)
Kane County Tim Schloneger, Administrator - Village of Algonquin
Kendall County Gary Golinski, Mayor - United City of Yorkville
David Kaptain, Mayor of Elgin (At-Large); Stephan Pickett, President of Sleepy Hollow (At-Large).
UPCOMING CALENDAR OF EVENTS:
2018 Legislative Breakfast
The Legislative Breakfast will be held on January 17th at Waubonsee Community College, Route 47-North Entrance, Sugar Grove. The event will be held in the Academic and Professional Center. Please join us for this opportunity to speak with local legislators about legislative issues and the broader challenges facing the State of Illinois in the upcoming legislative sessions. Registration and the buffet breakfast will begin at 7:30 am. Introductions and the discussion with our legislators will start at 8:00 and conclude by 9:30. Metro West members and Business Partners registration fee is $20. Registration for non members is $25. This event is open to the public.
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Directions: Routh 47 to stop light at College Drive (North Entrance). Turn in to the campus and turn right at the first intersection. The Academic and Professional Center Building will be on your right. There is parking on both sides.
Next Metro West Board Meeting
The next MWCOG Board meeting will be held on Thursday, November 16th at The Village Squire, 480 Randall Road, South Elgin. Networking will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the dinner meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. Open only to board members.
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