The Plan Commission Public Hearing has been scheduled for March 7th

The Plan Commission will host a public hearing to review the draft River Forest Forward Comprehensive Plan on March 7th. This public hearing will begin the adoption process for the Comprehensive Plan. All are welcome to attend, ask questions about the draft Plan, and provide comments as the Plan Commission reviews the draft document. To download […]

The Draft Plan is Available to Download!

The draft River Forest Forward Comprehensive Plan is now available to download. Visit the Documents page or click HERE to download a copy. The link includes both a high quality version, for printing, and a low quality version, for online viewing. The draft Comprehensive Plan is currently being reviewed by boards, commissions, and the Village Board, […]

Thank You For Attending The Visioning Workshop!

Thank you to all the residents that joined us at last month’s visioning workshop! We are now entering the next phase of the planning process, which includes development of a preliminary vision, goals, and planning frameworks. Stay tuned for future updates and thank you for taking the time and lending your voices to the development […]

The Visioning Workshop is Scheduled for April 11!

The Visioning Workshop for the River Forest Comprehensive Plan is scheduled for Wednesday, April 11 at 7:00 PM. The Workshop will be held at Concordia University’s Koehneke Community Center in the OPRF Room. The Visioning Workshop is a chance to work with your neighbors, put pen to paper, and describe your vision for River Forest! […]

The Issues & Opportunities Memorandum Is Now Available!

The Issues & Opportunities Memorandum is now available to download through the Documents page of this website. This document provides a foundation for the Comprehensive Plan to come, detailing existing conditions, important issues, and unique opportunities for the Village of River Forest.

Outreach Summaries Are Now Available!

Outreach summaries are now available for workshops conducted in support of the comprehensive planning process. This includes summaries for workshops conducted with the Plan Commission, Village board, joint boards and commissions, business owners and operators, and residents and stakeholders at large. Thank you to all those who attended! All summaries are available via the documents […]

Dates for the Business and Community Workshop have been set!

Dates for the Business and Community Workshop have been set! Community Workshop Date: November 16, 2017 Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM Location: Concordia University, Koehneke Community Center, OPRF Room   Business Workshop Date: November 14, 2017 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 AM Location: River Forest Town Hall (400 Park Ave, River Forest, IL)   These workshops will be the community’s first […]

Welcome to the Project Website!

Welcome to the Project Website for the River Forest Comprehensive Plan! This website will be used as a tool for public outreach throughout the planning process. All project news and events will be posted here in the future.