Welcome to the Village of River Forest

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Garbage collection days, zoning, voting, and other property details

Community updates

Holiday wreaths, trees and garland collection schedule

Roy Strom will collect Christmas trees, wreaths, and garland every Tuesday in January. Please remove all decorations and lights and place only holiday greens on the parkway by 7 AM on any Tuesday in January.

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Comprehensive Plan

The Village is updating its comprehensive plan and we need your input!

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Construction updates

Stay up to date on infrastructure improvement projects to find out if your street is scheduled for repair.

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Backflow prevention

Learn about how to maintain your sprinkler system and reduced pressure zone.

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Upcoming events

  1. Jan 22 Mon

    Committee of the Whole Meeting

    06::00PM, Community Room - Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest, IL

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  2. Jan 22 Mon

    Village Board of Trustees Meeting

    07::00PM, Community Room - Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest, IL

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  3. Jan 24 Wed

    Community Crime Prevention Meeting

    04::30PM, Community Room - Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest, IL

  4. Jan 25 Thu

    Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the River Forest Firefighters' Pension Fund

    02::00PM, Community Room, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL

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  5. Jan 25 Thu

    Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the River Forest Police Pension Fund

    04::00PM, Community Room of Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL

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Guides to River Forest

Learn about the Village of River Forest, it's history, community programs, and more.

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