has served Forest Park as its Mayor since 1999. Mayor Calderone
was first elected as Forest Park Commissioner in 1991. A lifelong
resident of Forest Park, Mayor Calderone has a long track
record of public service and a commitment to the Village of
Forest Park, its residents, businesses, and organizations.
Among the many organizations to which he has given service
are St. Bernadine's Parish, Forest Park Little League, West
Suburban Senior Services (formerly Proviso Council on Aging),
Proviso Municipal League, West Central Municipal Conference
(past President), Oak Leyden Developmental Services, Kiwanis
International, Columbian and Lions Club.
With Over 30
years in the alarm and security industry, Anthony Calderone
owns and operates Illinois Alarm Service, located here in
Forest Park. He has held a variety of posts with such professional
organizations as the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association,
Illinois Electric Security Association, Illinois Fire Inspectors
Association, American Society of Industrial Security, Alarm
Industry Research and Education Foundation, and the Electronic
As Mayor, Anthony
Calderone has overseen the renaissance of Forest Park. From
a newly vibrant downtown corridor along Madison Street, to
a major redevelopment of the Roosevelt Road commercial corridor,
Forest Park's economic development prospects have been greatly
enhanced. The residential market is vibrant with increasing
home values and major new and thoughtfully designed developments
underway in the Village.
public service achievements have been recognized by such organizations
as Department of the Army, United Way, Misericordia, Save
a Life Foundation, Illinois Order Sons of Italy, Illinois
Main Street, Governor's Home Town Awards, the Illinois Crime
Commission, and the Triton College Foundation.
is married to Lois: they have 2 adult children - Augustino
and Anthony Jr.