Extreme Cold: What's Closed in Downers Grove Monday

National Weather Service warns of dangerously cold temperatures; wind chill advisory will last until Wednesday.

UPDATED: Sunday, 4:53 p.m. 

It's hard to believe, but Monday could bring the coldest weather so far this winter, with some parts of Chicagoland seeing wind chills as low as -50.

In response to the potentially dangerous cold, area school districts began announcing closures on Sunday — including the rarely closed Chicago Public Schools.

Here's what's closed in Downers Grove so far. Tell us if you've heard of more, and we'll add to the list. 
  • Downers Grove District 99 schools
  • District 58 schools
  • Baubles & More
  • Evelyn Jane Boutique
  • Fair Game Store
  • Jeans and a Cute Top Shop
  • Louisa’s & Millie’s
  • Spice Merchants
  • Baubles & More
  • Evelyn Jane Boutique
  • Fair Game Store
  • Jeans and a Cute Top
  • Louisa's and Millie's
  • Spice Merchants
  • Glazed Expressions

Note for District 99 Parents, Students:

  • The Transition 99 Center Dedication will not be held Monday night; it will be rescheduled.
  • The Class of 2018 orientation at South High will be held on Wednesday night.
  • The Winter Olympics at North High will be held on Thursday night.
For more closings, visit the Emergency Closing Center.

We'll continue to update this list as more information becomes available.
Laura Wolfe January 27, 2014 at 02:38 AM
Brrrrrrrrr……..it’s cold! With safety in mind, Baubles & More is going to be closed Monday and Tuesday when the subzero temperature hits. Stay safe and stay warm.


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