The Village of Oak Park | 123 Madison St.  Oak Park, IL 60302 | village@oak-park.us

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Oak Park Public Health officials are working closely with the state and federal agencies managing the COVID-19 coronavirus response to make sure residents have the information they need. Click read more for the latest news.
New restrictions are set to go into effect Nov. 20 in Oak Park and across the state to help slow the spread of COVID-19, including reducing capacity in retail stores and prohibiting group fitness classes.
With the number of new COVID-19 cases rising rapidly, residents are urged to follow the state’s latest recommendations to only leave one’s home when necessary, not to attend gatherings that mix households and not to travel destinations where rates are high.
The Oak Park Police Department is working to raise public awareness of some common crimes of the season by offering the tips to help reduce the chances of becoming a victim.
A shortened annual fall leaf collection program for 2020 is scheduled for Nov. 2 – Dec. 10 with six pickups planned for each section of the Village. Leaves should be raked into the street at least 18 inches from the curb the day before the scheduled pickup dates.
The Oak Park Police Department is urging residents to take proactive steps to prevent package delivery thefts as the COVID-19 pandemic has substantially increased online shopping, a trend that is expected to continue to grow this holiday season.
Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States, and throughout November the Village’s Public Health Department is promoting healthy living choices that can help stave off the disease as part of American Diabetes Month.
With the number of teenagers testing positive for COVID-19 in the Village growing, public health officials are urging teens to stop risky behavior and to cooperate fully with contact tracing efforts to help keep the community safe from the highly-contagious virus.
Like it or not, coyotes are a permanent fixture in Oak Park. But just seeing a coyote does not necessarily mean a dangerous situation for humans or domestic animals, officials say.
Helping homeowners pay for needed repairs they otherwise wouldn’t be able to afford is what the Village’s single-family rehab loan program is all about.
By adding electric vehicles to its municipal fleet and expanding the number of public charging stations, Oak Park is bolstering its reputation as a green community known for its commitment to environmental sustainability.
With the increase in health and safety precautions being taken during the COVID-19 emergency, the Public Works Department is advising residents that personal protective equipment (PPE) is not recyclable and should be discarded in the trash.
  • Oak Park Public Health officials are working closely with the state and federal agencies managing the COVID-19 coronavirus response to make sure residents have the information they need. Click read more for the latest news.
  • New restrictions are set to go into effect Nov. 20 in Oak Park and across the state to help slow the spread of COVID-19, including reducing capacity in retail stores and prohibiting group fitness classes.
  • With the number of new COVID-19 cases rising rapidly, residents are urged to follow the state’s latest recommendations to only leave one’s home when necessary, not to attend gatherings that mix households and not to travel destinations where rates are high.
  • The Oak Park Police Department is working to raise public awareness of some common crimes of the season by offering the tips to help reduce the chances of becoming a victim.

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  • Fall Leaf Collection

    Oak Park's 2020 fall leaf collection runs from Nov. 2 through Dec. 10. Leaves should be raked into the street at least 18 inches from the curb the day before the scheduled pickup dates, which are available on the Village website.

  • Construction Updates

    Keep track of current and upcoming construction projects in Oak Park by clicking the project updates tab at www.oak-park.us/construction.

  • Municipal Jobs

    Residents interested in working for the Village can keep track of job openings at www.oak-park.us/jobs, where descriptions and qualifications are posted for specific positions.

  • Community Portal

    Residents interested in really getting to know the details of their Oak Park properties have a new online resource available. Just by entering an address into the portal search window on a computer, tablet or smartphone, users can link to a wide range of property-specific information, including zoning details, refuse collection dates, a list of elected officials at all levels and more.