Welcome to the Village of River Forest

Find your property

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

Community updates

Crime prevention

Learn about what you can do to help keep River Forest safe.

More on crime prevention»

E-News & alerts

Stay up to date on upcoming events, seasonal community reminders, public safety alerts, updates from the Village boards and commissions, and much more.

Sign up »

River Forest Community Calendar

Now available, an integrated calendar of all the events in River Forest.

Explore events »

Snow removal

Important safety measures, tips, and Village codes for winter weather. 

More information »


Upcoming events

  1. Feb 21 Thu

    Development Review Board Meeting - CANCELLED

    07::30PM, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL - 1st Floor - Community Room

  2. Feb 25 Mon

    Village Board of Trustees Meeting

    07::00PM, Village Hall - 1st Floor - COMMUNITY ROOM - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL

  3. Feb 26 Tue

    Special Board of Fire and Police Commissioners Meeting

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

  4. Feb 28 Thu

    Historic Preservation Commission Meeting

    07::00PM, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL - 1st Floor - Community Room

  5. Mar 7 Thu

    Development Review Board Meeting - CANCELLED

    07::30PM, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL - 1st Floor - Community Room

More events »

Guides to River Forest

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

More guides »