June 22, 2021 Approved Minutes

MINUTES OF THE PUBLIC HEARING ON ALL TENTATIVE BUDGETS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2022 AND REGULAR MEETING OF THE OAK PARK TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES CONDUCTED ELECTRONICALLY TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2021  CALL TO ORDER Supervisor Keenan called the Public Hearing to order at 7:01 p.m. Resident Valerie Lester commented for the record. Her written testimony is…

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Oak Park Township Updates – October 5, 2021

Oak Park Township Updates – Effective October 5, 2021 Township Board approves Employee COVID-19 Policy The Oak Park Township Board of Trustees is requiring that all employees receive a COVID-19 Vaccine or undergo regular testing effective October 18th.  This policy is based on the local and state recommendations as well as CDC guidance and was…

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Oak Park Township Board Appoints DaToya Burtin-Cox as Township Clerk

The Supervisor and Board of Trustees for Oak Park Township are pleased to welcome DaToya Burtin-Cox to the office of Township Clerk. Clerk Burtin-Cox was appointed by the Township Board of Trustees during its meeting on September 14th, 2021. Ms. Burtin-Cox is an Oak Park resident and is replacing previous Clerk Greg White, who passed…

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Second Installment Tax Bills and Reassessment Impact

Second Installment Tax Bills bring Shifts to Oak Park’s Tax Burden By Ali ElSaffar, Oak Park Township Assessor   The second installment tax bills that arrived in late August are the first to reflect the 2020 reassessment of Oak Park properties.  Combined, these tax bills seek a total of $230 million from Oak Park properties,…

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Oak Park Township Updates – September 1, 2021

Oak Park Township Updates – Effective September 1, 2021 Village of Oak Park Requires Face Coverings When Indoors and Recommends COVID-19 Vaccinations for all Residents ages 12 and over The Village’s Public Health Department is following the CDC guidance and is requiring the wearing of facemasks, regardless of vaccination status, in all indoor locations.  In…

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Oak Park Township Statement on Tax Levies

Contact: Gavin Morgan, Township Manager 708-383-8005; gmorgan@oakparktownship.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 27, 2021   Oak Park Township Statement on Tax Levies Due to an unexpected interpretation of Illinois’ tax cap law, this year’s property tax bills reflect a 4.8% increase in Oak Park Township’s tax levy.  The Township did not anticipate a levy increase…

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Community Mental Health Board Names Cheryl Potts as New Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 24, 2021   COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH BOARD NAMES KENNEDY FORUM’S CHERYL POTTS AS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CHERYL POTTS TO REPLACE CURRENT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, LISA DEVIVO, UPON HER RETIREMENT IN OCTOBER 2021 (OAK PARK, IL, August 23, 2021) The Community Mental Health Board of Oak Park Township(CMHB) has named Cheryl Potts…

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Oak Park Township Updates – August 5, 2021

Oak Park Township Updates – Effective August 5, 2021 Village of Oak Park Encourages Face Coverings and COVID-19 Vaccinations for all residents ages 12 and over The Village’s Public Health Department is following the CDC guidance and encourages the wearing of facemasks, regardless of vaccination status, in all indoor locations.  In addition, it is recommended…

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