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

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Environmental Initiatives

Globally, Oak Park is known as the home of world-renowned residents like prairie-style architect Frank Lloyd Wright and Nobel Prize winning author Ernest Hemingway.

Regionally, Oak Park is recognized as a leader in environmental initiatives.

Visitors are invited to experience the thriving, environmentally aware community residents know and love. With its celebrated architecture, eclectic business districts and welcoming accommodations, there is something here for everyone. No carbon emissions are required for enjoyment. Enjoy the sights by accessing public transportation, riding a bicycle or walking the beautiful tree-lined streets.

For more information on Oak Park's environmental initiatives and programs, call 708.358.5770 or email

Click here to read PlanIt Green, the Oak Park River Forest sustainability plan