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Posted on: June 29, 2022

City releases annual water quality report

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The annual drinking water quality report is intended to provide you with important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the Oak Forest water system to provide safe drinking water. The source of drinking water used by Oak Forest is...

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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: October 17, 2021

Have you registered for Everbridge notifications?

COF Everbridge

The City of Oak Forest invites residents to sign up for the Everbridge system to receive timely information regarding critical situations, such as severe weather, road closures, or criminal activity. Residents can choose to receive the information via SMS...

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