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Thursday, May 11, 2017  ::   Warmer weather typically means construction, and this year is no different. Several projects are on the horizon in the coming months. The biggest project involves rebuilding Fillmore Street, which runs east-west across the entire south side of the Village.
Monday, May 8, 2017  ::   Oak Park Police are investigating a carjacking early yesterday evening near Roosevelt Road and Harlem Avenue that resulted in the death of a Westchester man who tried to stop the thief.
Friday, May 5, 2017  ::   Every Oak Park resident who owns or leases a motor vehicle is required to purchase and display a Village sticker annually before July 15 to get the lowest rate. The rate increases by $20 after the deadline. Failure to display a valid Village sticker also could result in a $75 ticket.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017  ::   A 28-year-old Berwyn man was killed shortly after midnight today when the motorcycle he was driving struck a vehicle at the intersection of Cuyler Avenue and Roosevelt Road on the southernmost border of Oak Park.
Monday, May 1, 2017  ::   The enrollment process for the Village electric aggregation program begins this week with mailings to customers who already participate as well as those who might want to join the community program for the first time.
Thursday, April 20, 2017  ::   Oak Park police officers will be on the lookout for drivers distracted by cell phones as part of the first-ever Illinois Distracted Driving Awareness Week from April 24-28.
Monday, April 10, 2017  ::   Celebrate green living at the Village’s eighth annual Earth Fest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., April 22 at the Public Works Center. This year's highlights include a wide range of activities for kids and tours of the LEED Gold-certified Public Works Center.
Thursday, March 30, 2017  ::   A new program made possible by a $2,000 grant from FM Global will help the Oak Park Fire Department raise awareness about the importance of having an operational smoke detector.
Sunday, March 12, 2017  ::   When measurable snowfall is in the forecast, residents are urged to be prepared should the snow emergency parking rules be implemented and parking restricted to give plows room to work.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017  ::   Four new bike shelters located near the CTA Blue and Green lines each feature a Fixit station, which includes all of the tools necessary to perform basic bike repairs and maintenance, from changing a flat to adjusting brakes.