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

Main menu


Parking Guidelines & Restrictions

Generally, parking is prohibited on all streets from 2:30 to 6 a.m., seven days per week, year around, except when allowed by permit or pass.

Vehicles bearing permits are allowed to park on the street overnight in designated multifamily housing areas, except in front of churches, schools and parks and on blocks where housing is more than 50 percent single family. 

In areas of Oak Park not zoned for multi-unit buildings or designated as permit areas, the overnight parking ban remains fully in effect.

Other parking restrictions are determined by location within the Village, length of parking time and even weather. For example, daytime restrictions include the following:

  • No parking 8 – 10 a.m., Monday – Friday
  • Two-hour parking 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday – Friday
  • No Parking 8 – 10 a.m., Tuesday for Street Cleaning
  • Resident Permit Parking Only
  • Student/staff permit parking only

Click here to see a map of daytime parking restrictions