Residents invited to community garage sale in Westmont

WESTMONT – The 2013 annual Community Garage sale in Westmont will be held Aug 9 and 10.

The Westmont Special Events Corporation and the village of Westmont are encouraging residents to host garage sales during the same weekend. Participants can sign-up online at and should do so before Aug. 4.

"This has been a very popular event over the years and easily generates over 200 phone calls annually from participants as well as people who are looking for the address list,” said Larry McIntyre, spokesperson for the village of Westmont. “This new online sign-up form will be much more efficient in signing people up. Also, this use of technology will allow us to promote some of the sale items at each address, which is the first time we’ve been able to do this.”

Westmont Special Events can be reached at 630-829-9378.