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With the State of Illinois moving into Phase 4 on Friday, June 26, 2020, the Village reopening will move to the second stage of our reopening plan effective June 29, 2020.

The second stage will include:

  • All employees and visitors will be required to wear masks when entering any Village owned building and observe social distancing whenever possible.
  • Public meetings and social events are limited to the lesser of 50 guests or 50% of overall room capacity.
  • Masks are required and social distancing is observed whenever possible.  This includes Board of Trustee meetings and all other public meetings.
  • All Departments of Village Hall will be open, including the second floor and basement.

 

 

 

Public Works

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The Public Works Department is dedicated to the provision of the highest quality of service to the residents of the Village of Oak Lawn through careful planning and efficient execution.

In addition to maintaining 183.54 miles of public roadways including snow removal, street sweeping, street lighting, traffic signs, and paving; Public Works maintains the public right of ways and the Parkway Tree Planting Program.  Our team oversees the maintenance and repairs of the sewer which is composed of two separate entities, a sanitary system and storm water system. Our water distribution system is highly recognized throughout the State of Illinois and provides water to neighboring communities, making the Village of Oak Lawn the 2nd largest user/supplier of Lake Michigan water.

Public Works is responsible for all Village-owned buildings and properties, including the commuter train station and administers contracted trash, recycling, and yard waste collection. The Public Works Equipment Maintenance division repairs and maintains all Village vehicles and equipment.

Public Works Help Desk (708) 499-7756

 Click here for Online Service Request

 

Street Division

Forestry Division

Sewer Division

Water Division

Refuse, Recycling and Yard Waste

Oak Lawn Green Team

Fleet and Facilities

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