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Tuesday, February 1, 2022  ::   The Village Board will interview an additional applicant this week as part of the ongoing search to find the best candidate for the top municipal administrative post in Oak Park. Four candidates are being considered for the job.
Friday, January 14, 2022  ::   Oak Parkers can learn more about the three finalists vying to be Village Manager at a virtual public forum set for 7 p.m., Sun., Jan. 23. A link to the virtual meeting is now available. The forum also will be streamed on the Village website.
Friday, January 14, 2022  ::   A Berwyn man has been charged aggravated driving under the influence in connection with a traffic accident that claimed the life of a 27-year-old Oak Park resident on Nov. 21.
Friday, January 14, 2022  ::   An Oak Park man has been charged in an attempted carjacking after his intended victim and a bystander held the suspect until Police could arrive and make an arrest.
Tuesday, January 11, 2022  ::   The lobby at Village Hall will remain closed to most in-person services through at least Jan. 28. Services will continue to be available at as well as by appointment for time-sensitive transactions such as property transfers.
Tuesday, January 4, 2022  ::   For the first time since the 1990s, the Village has contracted with a new garbage hauler. On April 1 Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) will take over the weekly collection of trash and recycling for residential properties with five or fewer units.
Tuesday, January 4, 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. Warming centers are also available to residents when triggered by low temperatures.
Thursday, December 30, 2021  ::   The Oak Park Department of Public Health announced that proof of vaccination will be required for patrons of dining, fitness and entertainment facilities in Oak Park effective Jan. 10. The public health order largely mirrors similar vaccine requirements set to go into effect in surrounding communities.
Wednesday, December 22, 2021  ::   Oak Park health officials are considering a range of additional mitigation measures as COVID-19 case rates near all-time highs both in Oak Park and throughout the region thanks to the rapid spread of the Omicron variant.
Wednesday, December 15, 2021  ::   Village officials, both past and present, joined representatives from the developer to break ground today for the new Pete’s Fresh Market that will be built on the north side of Madison Street, east of Oak Park Avenue.