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Top-5 features of the Discover Westmont mobile app

Published: Monday, June 23, 2014 10:40 a.m. CDT

WESTMONT – The village of Westmont recently unveiled Discover Westmont, it’s first mobile app.

Available for both Android and Apple platforms, the app features a host of services to better connect residents with local government and the business community.

Here are the top 5 features of the Discover Westmont app:

1. Find coupons, discounts, which can be used at local businesses

Multiple businesses throughout the area have uploaded coupons, which users then can present at the time of a purchase. Currently, Lithographics, Sweet & Savory Spot and Body Dynamics are offering discounted services through coupons only available on the Discover Westmont app.

2. Stay up to date on meetings and events

Discover Westmont has several features to ensure residents remain current on local happenings. Users can access meeting schedules and minutes for Westmont Village Board of Trustees and 18 other commissions and committees. In addition, the “Notify Me” and “Calendar” features allow users to customize alerts and schedules of upcoming community events.

3. Request a service from the village

Whether reporting an abandoned vehicle, requesting an inspection or asking for snow plow service, Discover Westmont app has a variety of service requests users can instantly access. Users can solicit a request by clicking on the desired service, filling out the form then clicking the “submit” button.

4. Browse local employment listings

Under the business subhead, users will find a “Jobs” database which compiles openings submitted by local businesses throughout the region.

5. Access Westmont social media accounts and websites

Discover Westmont has direct links to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts managed by the village of Westmont. The “Community” subhead also provides direct links to park district, library, local schools and chamber websites.

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