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Thursday, October 6, 2022  ::   Dan Yopchick will join the Village as the Chief Communications Officer effective Monday, Oct. 10, Village Manager Kevin Jackson announced today. Yopchick has worked in communications for more than 15 years.
Thursday, October 6, 2022  ::   The Oak Park Village Board of Trustees will soon return to in-person meetings at Village Hall for the first time in more than two years. As was the case prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Village Board meetings will be open to the public, but now a hybrid option will also be available via Zoom.
Friday, September 30, 2022  ::   Plans for Dom’s Kitchen and Market to occupy the vacant office space at 1144 Lake St. are not moving forward, the Village has learned. According to officials involved in the lease discussions, Dom’s determined after completing detailed space plans that the two-story space did not work for its hybrid grocery concept.
Wednesday, September 21, 2022  ::   Oak Park Police responded at around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday to reports of shots fired in the vicinity of Ridgeland Avenue and Ontario Street. According to witnesses, a gray sedan was stopped in the westbound lane of Ontario at Ridgeland when the driver of a white sedan pulled up alongside, leaned out the window and began firing in the direction of the gray sedan.
Tuesday, September 20, 2022  ::   Surveys soon will begin arriving in the mailboxes of Oak Parkers selected at random to help the Village gauge citizen views on a wide range of community aspects and issues.
Wednesday, September 14, 2022  ::   This summer the Village Board approved Climate Ready Oak Park, a comprehensive, long-range plan that provides a vision, goals and actions to make Oak Park more sustainable and resilient. The plan was created through a months-long process.
Tuesday, September 6, 2022  ::   The Village is once again planning to recognize efforts made by organizations, individuals and businesses to improve Oak Park through property preservation and sustainability. Nominations are now being sought for the 2022 Stewardship Awards.
Friday, August 26, 2022  ::   Oak Park Police are investigating a shooting that occurred this afternoon in the vicinity of Madison Street and East Avenue that left one man hospitalized. Officers responded to reports of multiple shots fired at around 1:10 p.m. Upon arriving at the scene, a 26-year-old Chicago man was located with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to his leg.
Thursday, August 25, 2022  ::   As residents plan their end-of-summer celebrations to mark the Labor Day weekend, the Oak Park Police Department is partnering with law enforcement across the state to stop unbuckled and impaired driving.
Thursday, August 18, 2022  ::   The Village of Oak Park learned today that Arti Walker-Peddakotla has resigned her position as Village Trustee effective immediately citing health concerns.