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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Lynch graduates from Northwestern's School of Police Staff and Command

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The Oak Forest Police Department is pleased to announce the recent graduation of Sergeant Thomas Lynch from the School of Police Staff and Command at Northwestern University.  The 10-week, intensive police management and leadership program helps ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Forest in Bloom entries due July 6

Forest in Bloom Awards News

The Forest In Bloom Awards are presented annually by the City of Oak Forest to residents, businesses and organizations who take the extra steps necessary to beautify their homes and properties through exceptional landscaping. If you notice a home or busin...

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Posted on: May 25, 2022

Mixed-use development approved on Cicero Avenue

Mixed use Cicero Avenue

The City Council recently approved a plan for a mixed-use development at 15644 S. Cicero Avenue.   The proposed development, which includes 75 multi-family units, commercial first-floor space and 15 row homes would replace the former Magna Electr...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Water conservation measures are in effect

Water conservation

Water conservation measures are in effect until September.  Sprinkling is allowed from 7 to 11 a.m. and 7 to 11 p.m. on an odd/even basis. If the last digit in your street address is odd, you may sprinkle only on odd numbered calendar days. If th...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

City Council approves 2022 Road Program

Road Program

On May 10, the Oak Forest City Council approved an award of contract in the amount of $1,483,020.25 to Iroquois Paving Corporation for the 2022 Road Program.  As part of the program, the following street segments will be resurfaced:

  • Lorel Avenue –...
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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Vehicle stickers on sale now

News Flash vehicle sticker

Buy your vehicle sticker online when you receive your registration form in the mail.  Registered seniors, ages 65 & up, automatically receive their vehicle stickers in the mail.

All vehicles that are housed in the City of Oak Forest m...

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