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The Coalition will not hold a meeting in May. Thanks to all of you who have sent best wishes. We will be together soon.






The meeting of the board, scheduled for May, will be re-scheduled.







Improvements of the sort the West St. Coalition has long advocated for the Hobson West Ponds are expected in 2021. The former Soper property between the ponds will feature a picnic shelter with tables and trash cans. A concrete path in accordance with ADA guidelines will be built. The rest of the park will not be touched. What a difference thi...

The November 4th meeting of the Coalition will take place starting at 7PM at the Green Acres home of Fred and Barb Turek on Green Acres Drive.

The next Coalition meeting has been re-scheduled. There will not be a meeting July 8th. The new date is Wednesday November 4th, beginning at 7PM. 

The annual meeting of the West St. Coalition would have taken place in early May. Due to public health concerns the meeting has been re-scheduled to Wednesday July 8th, at the Starbucks on 75th Street. Please note the start time is 7PM, as many of our recent meetings have started at 7:30.

Semi-Annual Parkway Cleanup Sunday Nov.10th

We plan a West St. corridor parkway event starting at 9AM on Sunday November 10th. Sponsored by the Naperville Department of Public Works, this event demonstrates our continued support for the preservation of the current land uses along and adjacent to West St. Please note the event will be on a Sunday (not a Saturday) morning.

Semi-Annual Parkway Cleanup Saturday May 11th

Since 2001 we have been a partner with Naperville's Department of Public Works in order to make West St. a proper and attractive entry from south central Naperville to downtown by keeping it clean. Our Parkway cleanup this spring will take place starting at 9AM, May 11th. Due to an important plant sale, we will meet at the Garden Plot parking l...

Meeting Confirmed May 8th

The Board of the West St. Greenspace Preservation Coalition will meet Wednesday May 8th at 7:30 PM. The location for. the meeting is Starbucks on 75th St., in near south central Naperville. Members in good standing  as well as long term  board members elected from 2018-2020 are eligible to attend and vote. We also welcome those who unders...

Park Board Elections Next April

Petition packets for the 2019 Naperville Park District Board of Park Commissioners election may be picked up from 9:00 am-4:00 pm, Mon.-Fri. at the Park District Administration Building at 320 W. Jackson. Three positions will be up for election on Apr. 2, 2019; newly elected commissioners will serve four-year terms. Those who wish to run for a seat...

Annual Coalition Meeting Wed. May 2nd

The annual (actually bi-annual) meeting of the West St. Coalition has been called for Wednesday May 2nd, 7:30 PM at the Starbucks on 75th St. Any active member is more than welcome to attend.

Adopt-a-Highway Event Scheduled for Nov.11th

Our fall Adopt-a-Highway cleanup of West St. will take place on Sat. Nov.11th (Veterans Day), starting at 10AM. Any member able to volunteer their time should contact us through the website, or simply arrive on time that morning. Supplies will be provided by the Department of Public Works.

Park District to host Open House on 2018 Capital Improvements Aug.10th

Prior to the regular August meeting of the Board of Commissioners, top Park District officials will host a forum in the lobby of the Municiple Center August 10th from 5:30-7:30 PM. Details of 10 planned projects for budget year 2018 will be available. These projects for the most part include renovations and improvments to palyground equiptment...

Summer Coalition Meeting August 16th

The regular summer meeting of the WSGPC Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday evening, August 16th at 7:30 PM. The location is Starbucks coffee on 75th St., just east of Plainfield-Naperville Rd. Members and those favorable to our mission are invited to attend.

After 17 years We are still cleaning up West St.

Our 18th annual Spring Spruce Up event will be held Saturday June 10th, beginning at 9 AM.  Sponsored by the Department of Public Works, our participation reinforces a commitment made many years ago to maintain the character of the West St. Corridor. Water and gear for the cleanup, this year including a golf cart, will be provided.  &n...

Grand Opening of the new Martin Avenue "Barn" June 17th

Surrounded by the green fields of Knoch Park, the Naperville Park District’s new Central Maintenance Facility is taking shape, with a June opening in sight. Designed with a barn motif, the building is being constructed on the site of the former Barn Recreation Center and the Park District maintenance shed, which was located behind the Barn. T...

Naperville Area Homeowners Confederation Annual Meeting May 20th

The next NAHC meeting will be Saturday morning, May 20th at 8 AM in meeting room B of the Naperville Municipal Center, 40 S. Eagle Street. The annual meeting will feature the election of a new President, Vice President, and two Directors. It will also recap the 2016-2017 Program Year. 

Spring 2017 meeting Tuesday May 16th

The spring meeting of the West St. Coalition Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday May 16th at 7:30 PM. All board members, members and those favorable to our mission statement are not only invited, but encouraged to attend. The location is Starbucks Coffee on 75th St., just east of Plainfield-Naperville Rd.

Fall Adopt-a-Highway Event Nov. 5th

Saturday morning, Nov.5th, is the date for our annual Fall Adopt-a- Highway event. We will meet at 9 AM at the Plant-a-Row for the Hungry Booth located just south of West St. and Sportsman’s access road. Supplies will be provided as we once again fulfill our commitment to the Naperville Department of Public works by maintaining the West St. p...

Fall Coalition Meeting Sept.14th

The regular fall board  meeting of the West St. Greenspace Coalition will be held on Wednesday Sept. 14th, starting at 7:30 PM. The location is Starbucks Coffee, 75th and Plainfield- Naperville Rd., just east of the intersection. Members and those interested in accomplishing our mission are welcome to attend.