OFFICIAL NOTICE WATER DIVISION Water Main Flushing and Hydrant Testing

The Village of Oak Lawn Water Division has contracted M.E. Simpson to perform necessary and preventative maintenance of the distribution system to ensure proper operation.

Accumulated sediment in the water main and fire hydrants will be flushed during normal business hours

Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Beginning October 5 and ending October 30, 2015.

While flushing is underway short temporary periods of low pressure and discolored water can be expected, but DOES NOT present a health hazard.

To restore clarity to your tap water use a faucet with the aerator removed, or use a laundry sink faucet without an aerator, and flow the cold water until it clears.

M.E. Simpson will give notification by placing signs in the parkways of the areas they are working in.

Locations of system maintenance are: 99th Street   to 103rd Street and Cicero Avenue West to Central Ave   1st Phase     

95th Street   to 99th Street and Central Ave West to Ridgeland Ave      2nd Phase


Any questions regarding this Flush Program may be directed to the Water Division at 708-499-7747.

Human Resources


The Human Resources Department, under direction from the Village Manager, is responsible for overseeing recruitment and selection, benefits administration, training, employee and labor relations, and maintenance of employee records.

Employment Opportunities
The Village of Oak Lawn seeks qualified applicants, without regard to sex, race, color or ethnic origin – an Equal Opportunity Employer.

When applying for an advertised position please submit a cover letter indicating the position you are applying for and a resume. Cover letters and resumes can be emailed to or mailed to:

The Village of Oak Lawn
Attn: Human Resources
9446 Raymond Ave
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Mission Statement:
The Village of Oak Lawn Human Resources Department is committed to providing quality services in a professional, caring and consistent manner.  In providing these services Human Resources is dedicated to clear communication, progressive thinking, and resourceful solutions toward meeting the Village of Oak Lawn goals and objectives.