Garage Sale

Hi Darien Club Neighbors, Just wanted to send out a reminder for the upcoming Darien Club Subdivision Sale on Thursday, June 24th, Friday, June 25th & Saturday, June 26th, 9:00AM-2:00PM. Don’t forget to put $5 in an envelope with your name and address on it and leave it in the wood box on my front porch. That will help cover the cost of the ad. As of today I have 2 houses on Sweetbriar, 1 on Dicosola Ct, 1 on Irish Ct, 2 houses on Kelly Ct, 1 on Bantry Ct and… Read More

Oak Trace – Notice of Public Hearing Today

The Downers Grove Plan Commission will be discussing the next stage in the Oak Trace development. The meeting is at 7:00 at Village Hall Council Chambers. It is at 801 Burlington Avenue, Downers Grove. It is important that members of the community attend and voice their concerns. The community is currently trying to have Oak Trace improve the privacy and light pollution for our residents.

Darien Club Garage Sale

Darien Club will be having a garage sale on: Thursday, June 24th from 9:00 to 2:00 Friday, June 25th from 9:00 to 2:00 Saturday, June 26th from 9:00 to 2:00 If you have any further questions contact Ellen at Oak & Dale.

April 6th Meeting Summary

Another successful meeting is in the books with various topics being covered. Some of topics covered included: The islands on Darien Club Drive will have their trees cut down by the city in the summer. They will then have new trees planted in the fall. By working with the city we will be able to save money and the city will maintain the trees going forward. We are continuing to work on finding a solution for the mausoleums that are visible on Darien Club Drive. We are looking into the total cost… Read More

Next Meeting – April 6 at 7:30

Our next meeting will be held via Zoom on April 6th. We will be discussing various topics and projects that are being worked on. Should you have any questions please feel free to email Ellen so she can add them to the agenda. Check back here for a meeting summary the next day. Darien Club HOA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Darien Club HOA’s Zoom Meeting Time: Apr 6, 2021 07:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 821 9298 6882 Passcode: 949006

Snow Removal

Management has received several complaints about the way people are cleaning their driveways and sidewalks. No snow should be pushed into the street as this is a hazard and a violation of the city’s ordinance (below). Please respect your neighbors. We have had 37.4″ over the last 22 days and zero days of temperatures over freezing.  From the City’s website: City of Darien Snow Ordinance City Code Ordinance 9-3-1G prohibits parking on public streets or rights-of-way within the City during a snow emergency. A “snow emergency” shall be declared when the snowfall… Read More

Today’s Zoom Link

Darien Club HOA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Darien Club HOA’s Zoom Meeting Time: Feb 2, 2021 07:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 827 1548 9260 Passcode: 911062 One tap mobile +13126266799,,82715489260#,,,,*911062# US (Chicago) +13017158592,,82715489260#,,,,*911062# US (Washington DC) Dial by your location +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

We Need Your Help to Update Driftwood Park

Driftwood Park was built in 1999 on land donated from the Darien Club subdivision to the Darien Park District. Since then it hasn’t seen a makeover and it’s nautical theme is old and outdated, so old in fact it is older than the Pirates of the Caribbean film franchise. While Driftwood may be the newest addition to the Darien Park District, with more and more young families moving into the area, the time is now for a new playground.  With more families having more time to spend around the house and around… Read More

New Year Update

Happy New Year to everyone! As we begin 2021 we wanted to share a couple updates with the community: Our next meeting will be held via Zoom on February 2 at 7:30. Check back here on the day of the meeting for the link. Over the next few weeks you will see crab apple trees being pulled from the islands and common areas on Darien Club Drive and Sweetbriar. Most of the trees have either died or are diseased. As the weather warms up, we will be planting new trees. We are… Read More

Summary from 2020 Annual Homeowners Meeting

The annual homeowners meeting had a great turnout with homeowners providing feedback, voting, and offering up time to help improve the community. The board messaged all the projects that were completed and others that are on the docket for 2021. Some of the takeaways from the meeting included: Targeting Q1 2021 for replacing the trees that are dying on the islands of Darien Club Drive Start to work on community building events Continue to look at modifications for signage Further enhance the seasonal decorations at the entrances Look at adding cameras to… Read More