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The Oak Park Fire Department is hosting an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 14 at the main fire station located at 100 N. Euclid Ave.
The Village of Oak Park is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, which takes place annually from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, with a host of new cultural and community events in 2023, including speakers, discussions, festivals and more.
The Village of Oak Park, in partnership with Metropolitan Mayors Caucus, is undertaking a community survey as a part of a housing planning process to examine the key housing challenges and priorities within our community.
Statement from Oak Park Police Chief Shatonya Johnson following a string of criminal activity that took place in the early hours of Sept. 24.
Donna M. Gayden, an experienced municipal manager and seasoned financial professional, has been named interim Chief Financial Officer for the Village of Oak Park, Village Manager Kevin J. Jackson announced.
The Oak Park Department of Public Health’s Opioid Overdose Prevention Project has distributed more than 800 doses of the life-saving medication Naloxone. This fall, the Health Department will continue to offer training on how to recognize signs of an overdose and how to administer Naloxone.
President Joseph Biden signed a Disaster Declaration on Aug. 15, allowing FEMA to offer Individual Assistance for residents in the Village of Oak Park and Cook County, Illinois who were impacted by severe weather in July.
Oak Park residents are encouraged to complete a community biodiversity survey to help the Village’s Office of Sustainability & Resilience gather information on where there are existing projects in Oak Park that support biodiversity.
Nominations are being sought for the Village’s 2023 Historic Preservation, Cavalcade of Pride and Sustainability Awards that recognize efforts made by organizations, individuals and businesses who have played roles in improving the community.
With the highest temperatures of the season typically coming during the summer, public health officials are advising residents to protect themselves and their loved ones from the sometimes severe consequences of extreme heat.
If someone calls or knocks on your door promising a better deal on electricity, proceed with caution. Enrollment for Oak Park’s municipal electricity aggregation program typically opens in the fall when notices are mailed to all eligible customers.
Two individuals and four local organizations have been honored with the Dr. William Fitzsimmons Public Health Award for contributions to the health and well-being of Oak Parkers.


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  • OP/FYI Newsletter

    Keep up with news from Village Hall via the OP/FYI newsletter, which is distributed to every residential address in Oak Park six times each year. Find the most recent edition as well as past issues on the Village website.

  • Municipal Jobs

    Residents interested in working for the Village can keep track of job openings at, where descriptions and qualifications are posted for specific positions.

  • Oak Park Farmers' Market

    The Oak Park Farmers' Market season is in full swing. The Market takes place from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October. Find more information at

  • Construction Updates

    Keep track of current and upcoming construction projects in Oak Park by clicking the project updates tab at