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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.
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.
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.
The Oak Park Health Department is offering COVID-19 PCR and rapid testing several days each week at various locations in the community. All testing provided by the Health Department is free and insurance is not required.
Residents interested in keeping up with local municipal policymaking can follow Village Board meetings online. Included among the topics coming before the Village Board are reparations, a comprehensive review of policing and budget plans for next year.
The Village of Oak Park’s commitment to racial equity is taking a significant step forward with the arrival of Dr. Danielle Walker to fill the newly created role of Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer.
The Oak Park Health Department announced today the first reported presumptive case of monkeypox virus (MPV) in an Oak Park resident.
Rob Sproule has been promoted to the position of Public Works Director. Sproule has worked as a public servant for more than a decade, including the past eight years with the Village in varying Public Works leadership positions.
More than two dozen regional vendors will offer a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables, honey, cheese, frozen meat, bread and baked goods during the 47th season of the Oak Park Farmers’ Market, which kicks off May 21.
Village officials are alerting residents about an anticipated surge in electricity supply rates that could bring about an increase in electric bills. The increase would apply to all residents, including those enrolled in the Village's municipal aggregation purchasing program.
With COVID-19 cases surging across the region and reports of outbreaks in Oak Park on the rise, the Oak Park Health Department continues to step up its efforts to slow the spread of the virus.
The Village is celebrating National Community Development Week from April 11-15 by raising awareness about the Community Development Block Grant program’s impact on the community.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • The Oak Park Health Department is offering COVID-19 PCR and rapid testing several days each week at various locations in the community. All testing provided by the Health Department is free and insurance is not required.
  • Residents interested in keeping up with local municipal policymaking can follow Village Board meetings online. Included among the topics coming before the Village Board are reparations, a comprehensive review of policing and budget plans for next year.

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Information

    The Oak Park Health Department encourages residents to take the first appointment they can find to get their COVID-19 vaccine. Vaccines are safe, highly effective and widely available. Find information about local vaccination opportunities at www.oak-park.us/covid19vaccine

  • Oak Park Farmers' Market

    The Oak Park Farmers' Market season is in full swing. The Market takes place from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday through October. Find more information at www.oak-park.us/farmersmarket.

  • Municipal Jobs

    Residents interested in working for the Village can keep track of job openings at www.oak-park.us/jobs, where descriptions and qualifications are posted for specific positions.

  • Community Portal

    Residents interested in really getting to know the details of their Oak Park properties have a new online resource available. Just by entering an address into the portal search window on a computer, tablet or smartphone, users can link to a wide range of property-specific information, including zoning details, refuse collection dates, a list of elected officials at all levels and more.