River Forest Township efficiently and actively funds and directs the delivery of essential human services in the areas of youth, seniors, mental health and general assistance. In addition, the Township Assessor's Office assists residents with appeals, exemptions and questions related to their property taxes.

First installment property tax bills for tax year 2014 arrived in the last week of January, according to Pamela Kende. "Property taxes are paid in two installments," Pamela Kende said. "The first installment bill is fifty-five percent (55%) of the total property tax bill for the previous year, and will be due on March 3, 2015."click here to learn more
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Oak Park Township Senior Services seeks volunteers for its AARP Illinois Volunteer Money Management Program to assist individuals in the community who have difficulty managing their financial affairs. Candidates should be able to devote between five to seven hours of their time monthly and provide their own transportation. Math aptitude, access to a computer, and the ability to balance a checkbook are also required. For more information contact Steven Smith at Oak Park Township Senior Services at (708) 383-8060.

We rely on citizen volunteers to advise on needs and funding priorities and to help with youth and senior services. Your gift of time, talent and service can make a real difference in the lives of neighbors in need. Residents call 708.366.2029 or
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Townships are units of government independent of village governments. Townships focus on human services, while villages deliver municipal service such as police, fire, parking and streets.


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