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Board of Review Accepting Assessment Appeals for 2017 - Tax Appeal Meeting on July 25th, 2017


Contact:  Ali ElSaffar


Oak Park property owners concerned about their property taxes have an opportunity to do something about next year’s tax bills.  According to Oak Park Township Assessor Ali ElSaffar, Oak Park property owners can now appeal their 2017 assessed values with the Cook County Board of Review.  The township is offering residents two ways to get help in filing an appeal.


Marketing/Consulting Services Sought for OPRF Workgroup for Positive Youth Development

Contact: Terria Diggins, 708-383-8005

Oak Park Township SPF Coordinator 





July 18, 2017



Oak Park Township Seeking Marketing/Consulting Services

For OPRF Workgroup for Positive Youth Development



Senior Assistance Program at West Suburban Medical Center

Representatives from the Oak Park Township Senior Services Dept. will be at West Suburban Medical Center to offer information on the various local, state and federal programs available to senior adults and their caregivers.  Clients will be given customized information based on their unique needs.

Please call 866-938-7256 to register and choose one of the following presentations:

River Forest Medical Campus, 7411 Lake Street, Building A, Community Room, Office 1104 – 10:00am-12:30pm

2017 Farmers' Market Senior Citizen Coupons Available July 10th

2017 Farmers’ Market Senior Citizen Voucher Coupon Program

Begins July 10th

A limited number of coupons for the Oak Park Farmers’ Market are available to suburban Cook County seniors aged 60 and over with a maximum gross monthly income of $1860 or less for single individuals or $2504 for a household of two. Those applying will receive one 5-coupon booklet per person per year worth $25.00.  The coupons can be given to vendors at the Farmers’ Market in exchange for fresh fruits and vegetables. 

Questions about Property Tax Bills Due August 1st, 2017

Questions about Property Tax Bills due August 1, 2017

By Ali ElSaffar, Oak Park Township Assessor


For most Oak Park taxpayers, the recently mailed second installment tax bills reflect an annual increase of about 12% over the total amount of property taxes paid last year.  This year's tax increases, coupled with the increases from last year, mean that most Oak Park taxpayers are contending with tax bills that are about 20% higher than they were two years ago.


Senior Services June 2017 Activities

Oak Park and River Forest Townships Senior Services has several activities planned for the month of June 2017.  Please see the flyer below and call 708-383-8005 for more information.  To schedule a ride from our Transportation Department, please call them at 708-383-4806 24-48 hours in advance.



Newly Elected Township Trustees

Contact: Clarmarie Keenan, 708-383-8005

                                                                                Township Supervisor



May 11, 2017




Township Trustees Sworn in at May 9th Board Meeting

Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Approved




Oak Park Township asks "How Do You Age Out Loud?"

How do you “Age Out Loud”?  Oak Park Township is celebrating Older Americans Month by asking residents, staff, neighbors, family and friends to post their ideas on our Facebook page: or by sending an email to: – please add “I Age Out Loud By” or "Age Out Loud Because" in the subject line. 

Pamela Mahn Appointed Director of Senior Services

Contact:  F. David Boulanger, 708-383-8005

Oak Park Township Supervisor 


Gavin W. Morgan, 708-383-8005

Oak Park Township Manager


April 26, 2017


Pamela Mahn Appointed Director of Township Senior Services




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