PALOS PARK WEEKLY | March 19, 2021
Registration is now open!

The Recreation Department is excited to announce that their Spring Recreation Guide is now available online. Registration may be made in-person, by mail, fax or online. If you are an existing customer with us, phone registrations will now be accepted by credit card only.

Visit the Recreation Department website for more information or to register.
Property Tax Exemptions for Homeowners

The Deadline to apply for property tax exemptions for the 2020 tax year is March 31, 2021. Click here for a brochure detailing property tax exemptions that may contribute to lowering your property tax bill.

For your convenience, the Village has permanent drop boxes located at the east end of the Kaptur Administrative Center parking lot and at the Metra Station.

Chipper Service

The Branch Chipping Service through Public Works will begin on the east side of the Village on Monday, April 12, 2021. The 2021 schedule is as follows:

Starting on the East side of the Village
April 12
May 24
August 2
October 4

Starting on the West side of the Village
May 3
June 21
August 30
November 1 (Final Week)

Please visit our website for more information and chipping regulations.

Cook County Covid-19 Recovery Emergency Rental Assistance

The Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance program pays up to 12 months of missed rent and utilities payments and up to 3 months of future rent payments. Applications opened March 11, 2021 and will be accepted until April 2, 2021. Click on the flyer for more details.
Vaccination appointments and sites continue to be added as vaccines become more available. Vaccinefinder.org is a website that is designed to help find available vaccination appointments within a chosen area.

Appointments for qualifying individuals can also be scheduled at vaccine.cookcountyil.gov. You can also sign up for an appointment by calling (833) 308-1988 Monday-Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. Appointments are still limited, however, signing up gives you access to updates and notifications when appointments are available. If you or anyone you know needs assistance signing up for Cook County's vaccination program, contact the Village Hall at (708) 671-3700.

Health officials are encouraging individuals to be patient as vaccine supplies are limited. Cook County Health will only offer appointment slots based on the amount of vaccine on hand and will add appointments as new vaccine shipments arrive.

For up-to-date information you can visit cookcountypublichealth.org.
Visit IDPH's website for vaccine information, including frequently asked questions. 

In addition residents who are not yet eligible to receive the vaccine can sign up at vaccine.cookcountyil.gov to receive updates about phases and eligibility.
The Village of Palos Park provides the following options for residents and customers to contact us via email, or over the phone for most day-to-day services, inquiries, credit and debit payments. Payments may also be dropped at the drop boxes at the Kaptur Center and the Metra Station.

Contractor Registrations and building permit forms can be found on our website and can be emailed to permits@palospark.org.

Permits for our Public Works department can also be found online and emailed to publicworks@palospark.org.

Direct Debit forms are also available to have your utility bill directly debited from your bank account on the day your bill is due.

You can reach the Village Hall at (708) 671-3700. Please visit our website at www.palospark.org.
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Our local merchants are here for you and your family. For a full listing of all Palos Park Businesses, visit our website.

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