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A two-inch snowfall can trigger parking restrictions if conditions warrant. To find out when snow-related parking restrictions are in effect, call 708.358.7669 for a recorded message. In the meantime, please reduce speed and drive carefully in poor weather conditions.
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and the Oak Park Public Health Department is recognizing the occasion by reminding residents of the many steps that can be taken to prevent cervical cancer.
If you spot tree trimming crews out and about in Oak Park this winter, don't fret - they are following a carefully planned schedule to ensure the long-term health of the village's tree canopy.
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.
Marijuana became legal for recreational use in Illinois on Jan. 1. The new state law allows consumers 21 and older to possess and use marijuana products purchased from licensed sellers without a medical marijuana card.
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.
The Village is partnering with the Oak Park Township, Oak Park Library and Park District of Oak Park on a new dementia-friendly initiative with the goal of having Oak Park designated as a Dementia Friendly Community by the non-profit organization Dementia Friendly America.
More than 60 individuals, organizations and businesses were recognized at the Village of Oak Park's annual community awards ceremony December 11 at Village Hall.
Opioid abuse has touched virtually every community, including Oak Park. The Oak Park Department of Public Health has joined agencies across the state in adopting and promoting programs to help prevent opioid abuse.
Oak Parkers interested in reducing the amount of organic material sent to landfills can sign up for the Village's composting program and receive a discount in the process.
An investment of about $30 for a detector can be the difference in life and death when it comes to deadly carbon monoxide, an odorless and tasteless gas that can leak from an appliance.
Pets are an important part of many households in Oak Park. Along with the companionship they provide come owner responsibilities to ensure the health and safety of the pet and the community.
  • A two-inch snowfall can trigger parking restrictions if conditions warrant. To find out when snow-related parking restrictions are in effect, call 708.358.7669 for a recorded message. In the meantime, please reduce speed and drive carefully in poor weather conditions.
  • January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and the Oak Park Public Health Department is recognizing the occasion by reminding residents of the many steps that can be taken to prevent cervical cancer.
  • If you spot tree trimming crews out and about in Oak Park this winter, don't fret - they are following a carefully planned schedule to ensure the long-term health of the village's tree canopy.
  • 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.
  • Marijuana became legal for recreational use in Illinois on Jan. 1. The new state law allows consumers 21 and older to possess and use marijuana products purchased from licensed sellers without a medical marijuana card.
  • 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.
  • The Village is partnering with the Oak Park Township, Oak Park Library and Park District of Oak Park on a new dementia-friendly initiative with the goal of having Oak Park designated as a Dementia Friendly Community by the non-profit organization Dementia Friendly America.
  • More than 60 individuals, organizations and businesses were recognized at the Village of Oak Park's annual community awards ceremony December 11 at Village Hall.
  • Opioid abuse has touched virtually every community, including Oak Park. The Oak Park Department of Public Health has joined agencies across the state in adopting and promoting programs to help prevent opioid abuse.
  • Oak Parkers interested in reducing the amount of organic material sent to landfills can sign up for the Village's composting program and receive a discount in the process.
  • An investment of about $30 for a detector can be the difference in life and death when it comes to deadly carbon monoxide, an odorless and tasteless gas that can leak from an appliance.
  • Pets are an important part of many households in Oak Park. Along with the companionship they provide come owner responsibilities to ensure the health and safety of the pet and the community.

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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Free reusable bags available

    Need a reusable bag now that the Village's single-use bag fee is in effect? Free bags are now available at 10 locations across Oak Park, including Village Hall and the Public Works Center. See the complete list of locations at www.oak-park.us/bringyourbag.