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Community Resources

Health & Safety


Director: Steve Glinke

The Department of Public Health and Safety incorporates two key components of the Village; the Building Department and the Code Enforcement Department. Inspectors are available to investigate violations and to ensure existing and new construction, both residential and commercial, are in compliance. The Village contracts with the Cook County Department of Public Health for inspections on local businesses.

Click here to view a list of common projects requiring permits.

Forest Park Department of Public Health & Safety
517 Desplaines Ave.
Forest Park, IL 60130
Phone 708-615-6276

West Nile Virus Information- Click here for info on West Nile Virus and Mosquitos from the Desplaines Valley Mosquito Abatement District.

Let’s work together to control and prevent rats in our community.  Click here to find out how to control and prevent rats in our community.

The Department of Public Health and Safety is researching code in nearby towns that allow a limited number of backyard hens. Click here for more information.

License/Permit Applications forms found here

*The above forms can be emailed to building@forestpark.net.

For assistance please call 708-615-6285.