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Monday, April 26, 2021  ::   A public health professional with a PhD in epidemiology has been selected to be the new director of the Oak Park Department of Public Health. Theresa D. Chapple-McGruder, Ph.D., is scheduled to assume her new role in Oak Park on May 3.
Saturday, April 10, 2021  ::   A 26-year-old Chicago man has been charged in connection with the shooting of an Oak Park Police officer during a traffic stop Thursday morning (April 8) on Harlem Avenue by the Eisenhower Expressway. The officer has since been released from Loyola Medical Center and is recovering at home with his family
Tuesday, March 30, 2021  ::   Oak Park’s vaccine pre-registration form has begun collecting information from all residents 16 and older who want to get in line for a local COVID-19 vaccination clinic. Residents also are urged to consider all vaccination site options.
Friday, March 19, 2021  ::   Oak Park’s online vaccine pre-registration form will begin gathering information from residents who qualify under the state’s latest expansion of Phase 1b eligibility, including workers in government, higher education, news media and restaurants.
Thursday, March 18, 2021  ::   Oak Park Fire Chief Tom Ebsen will retire next month after nearly 41 years of service to the community. Village Manager Cara Pavlicek selected current Deputy Fire Chief Ron Kobyleski to serve as Interim Fire Chief while recruitment for a new Chief is conducted.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021  ::   Suburban Cook County voters can cast an early ballot for the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Municipal Election from March 22 through April 5 at Village Hall. Village Hall is not a polling place on Election Day, April 6.
Friday, March 12, 2021  ::   The Oak Park Police Department is conducting special patrols over St. Patrick's Day weekend in an effort to arrest impaired drivers and encourage the use of seat belts.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021  ::   More than 360 reports of identity theft related to false claims filed for unemployment insurance drove up Oak Park’s crime rate about 10 percent in 2020 as compared to 2019, according to data compiled for a national program that studies patterns and trends over time.
Monday, February 15, 2021  ::   When Oak Park's emergency snow parking rules are in effect, parking is prohibited on main streets designated as snow routes and restricted to either the odd or even address side of the street, the side determine by the odd/even date. Sidewalk shoveling is required.
Friday, February 12, 2021  ::   As vaccination eligibility criteria expands to include those 16 to 64 years old with high-risk medical conditions, officials say without more vaccine these residents likely are weeks or even months away from getting vaccinated.