Welcome to the Village of River Forest

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Northeast Neighborhood Traffic Study

Learn more about the Traffic & Safety Commission's recommendations to control traffic in the northeast corner of the Village. 

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Community Calendar

What's happening in River Forest? All the activities, all in one place. 

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Upcoming events

  1. Jun 1 Thu

    Development Review Board Meeting

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

  2. Jun 5 Mon

    Special Board of Fire and Police Commission Meeting

    06::00PM, 2nd Floor Conference Room - Village Hall, 400 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL 

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  3. Jun 7 Wed

    Economic Development Commission Meeting

    06::00PM, Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue - River Forest - IL - 1st Floor - Community Room

  4. Jun 8 Thu

    Zoning Board of Appeals

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

  5. Jun 12 Mon

    Juneteenth Flag Raising Ceremony

    11::00AM, River Forest Library Front Lawn - 735 Lathrop Avenue

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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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