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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Morrissy memorial apparel now available

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All proceeds and donations from the apparel drive will go toward the Officer James P. Morrissy Memorial Scholarship.

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Posted on: February 15, 2024 | Last Modified on: May 9, 2022

City mourns the loss of Laura Gray

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Our hearts are heavy as we share the passing of former First Ward Alderwoman Laura Gray, who actively served the City of Oak Forest for 15 years.  

A passionate animal lover, Laura began serving Oak Forest as a volunteer with the city’s Animal Con...

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Posted on: December 26, 2023

Oak Forest Fleadh celebrates 15 years

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The Oak Forest-Crestwood Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the City of Oak Forest, will host the 15th Annual Oak Forest Fleadh on Saturday, March 2.

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

Oak Forest Raiders to lead family parade

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The Oak Forest-Crestwood Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Oak Forest will host the 15th Annual Oak Forest Fleadh on Saturday, March 2.   The community event includes the CNB Oak Forest Fleadh 5K race at 8:30 a.m. and the family parade on ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Early voting begins March 4

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Early voting for the presidential primary election will take place March 4 through March 18 at City Hall. 

What do you need to early vote?  

  • Voters do not need to provide an excuse or reason why they cannot vote on Election Day.
  • A governmen...
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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Join our team

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The City of Oak Forest is accepting applications for an economic and community development director, deputy fire chief and part-time firefighters. Learn more by visiting our employment page.

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Posted on: January 9, 2024

Take the lead service line questionnaire

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The Lead Service Line Replacement and Notification Act mandates that all public water suppliers in Illinois create a comprehensive water service line material inventory for all properties supplied with water in the community. To meet this mandate, we need...

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