The Village of Oak Park | 123 Madison St.  Oak Park, IL 60302 |

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Monday, February 17, 2014  ::   Oak Park's snow emergency parking plan is in effect beginning at 10 p.m., tonight, Mon., Feb. 17. Parking is prohibited on designated snow routes and restricted to one side on all other streets.
Monday, February 10, 2014  ::   About 25 volunteers received training and equipment in January, and the group is registered through the Federal Emergency Management Agency to assist public safety officials in Oak Park and surrounding towns.
Friday, January 31, 2014  ::   As the Village continues to respond to the season’s record-breaking number of snowstorms, salt supplies are being used at a much faster pace and crews must change their strategy for treating roadways.
Friday, January 31, 2014  ::   With weather forecasters anticipating heavy snowfall overnight and into Saturday, Oak Park's snow emergency parking plan is in effect from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sat. Feb. 1.
Monday, January 27, 2014  ::   Due to the extreme temperatures predicted, all meetings scheduled to be held at Village Hall, 123 Madison St., have been canceled for tonight, including the Village Board meeting.
Friday, January 24, 2014  ::   A seasoned professional with more than 15-years of hands-on experience in mediation, recruitment, employee benefits and staff training has been named Human Resources Director for the municipal government of the Village of Oak Park.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014  ::   Oak Park’s 2013 crime rate was the second lowest in the last 41 years, according to data compiled under the state's Uniform Crime Reporting Index released this week by the Police Department. Thefts and burglaries represented nearly 90 percent of all 2013 crime.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014  ::   Attempted murder charges have been filed against a man for allegedly beating an Oak Park male acquaintance with a hammer during an argument late Monday night in the 400 block of South Maple Avenue.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014  ::   Bicyclists under age 17 are required to wear a helmet, but enforcement focuses on education rather than punishment.
Tuesday, January 7, 2014  ::   Unless you are using a hands-free device, talking on a cell phone while driving now is illegal in Illinois. Effective Jan. 1, police can stop and ticket drivers using a hand-held cell phone anywhere in the state.