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IGOV Assembly January 23rd, 2016

The 3rd Annual Intergovernmental (IGOV) Assembly was held on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Percy Julian Middle School, 416 S.

Senior Property Tax Deferral Deadline is March 1st, 2016

Senior Citizens seeking tax relief can defer up to $5,000
in property taxes this year

Contact Person:  Ali ElSaffar


Senior citizens struggling with property taxes can defer payment of their property taxes until their homes or condominiums are sold.  According to Oak Park Township Assessor Ali ElSaffar, the Senior Citizen Tax Deferral Program allows seniors to defer as much as $5,000 of their property tax bill every year.


Senior Property Tax Exemption Renewal Forms Due February 3rd, 2016

Applications for senior property tax exemptions mailed;
all seniors must apply to renew their exemptions


Contact Person:  Ali  ElSaffar


Oak Park residents sixty-five years of age or older should receive renewal forms for senior citizen property tax exemptions this week, and will have until February 3 to file them.  Local seniors should feel free to call the office of Oak Park Township Assessor Ali ElSaffar for help completing the forms.


Advisory Referendum Procedure for 4/12/16 Annual Meeting

                                                                                                                      CONTACT:  Greg White, Township Clerk
(708) 383-8005;

January 7, 2016


Township process for placing an advisory referendum on an election ballot

Presidential Primary Election is March 15th, 2016

Presidential Primary Election is March 15th, 2016

The deadline to register for the 2016 Presidential Primary Election is Tuesday, February 16th. Voter registration for residents who have changed addresses or new residents is available at the Oak Park Township from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday as well as Village Hall, 123 Madison St. and the main branch of the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St.

Mayor Anan Abu-Teleb To Host Community Forum December 3rd, 2015

Mayor Anan Abu-Taleb to Host

Community Forum Thursday, December 3rd, 2015


Oak Park Mayor Anan Abu-Taleb invites all Village residents to a Community Forum on Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the Veteran’s Room of Oak Park’s main library, 834 Lake Street. 

2015 Levy Ordinance Passed

                                                       Contact: Jack Norton, 708-383-8005

                                                                             Finance Director


December 23, 2015

Levy Ordinance Passed at December 8th

Township Board Meeting


Free Memory Screenings November 4th, 2015

                                                                                Contact: Steven Smith, 708-383-8060

                                                                             Township Senior Services Caregiver Specialist



October 28, 2015


Free Memory Screenings November 4th, 2015 at

Oak Park Township Senior Services





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The Memory Cafe, held on the 3rd Tuesday...

7 pm in the 105 S. Oak Park Ave....