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Monday, January 30, 2023  ::   The Oak Park Police Department is actively investigating a shooting death that took place in the early morning hours Saturday in the vicinity of Chicago Avenue and Lombard Avenue.
Saturday, January 28, 2023  ::   Statement from Oak Park Police Chief Shatonya Johnson following the release of body camera footage from the murder of Tyre Nichols in Memphis, Tennessee.
Tuesday, January 17, 2023  ::   Residents interested in keeping up with local municipal policymaking can follow Village Board meetings at, where meetings are streamed live and archived for on-demand viewing.
Friday, January 6, 2023  ::   A trip to pay a parking ticket 22 years ago led to a career as the unofficial diplomat for the Village of Oak Park, as Community Relations Director Cedric Melton plans for his retirement on Jan. 10.
Thursday, January 5, 2023  ::   One third of the Village’s 18,000-plus parkway trees are scheduled to be pruned this winter, with crews primarily focusing on trees located between Madison Street and Chicago Avenue.
Tuesday, December 27, 2022  ::   The Oak Park Police Department is actively investigating what is believed to be a targeted a shooting that took place at 14 Chicago Ave. Monday.
Friday, December 23, 2022  ::   On Friday, December 23 at 12:23 a.m., the Oak Park Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 227 South Blvd. The three-alarm fire was deemed under control at approximately 3:30 a.m.
Tuesday, December 20, 2022  ::   With the forecast calling for a winter storm to impact the area in the coming days, Oak Park's snow emergency parking rules are going into effect. Enforcement will begin at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 22 and continue until conditions improve.
Thursday, December 15, 2022  ::   The annual municipal budget was developed with a focus on community affordability, ensuring delivery of essential services, and furthering the Village’s commitment to important Board goals in 2023 and beyond.
Tuesday, December 13, 2022  ::   When dangerously cold temperatures strike, residents are urged to limit time outdoors for themselves and their pets, as well as to check in on friends and neighbors who may need assistance.