All vehicles registered to a Melrose Park address must have a sticker purchased and displayed by the deadline, which is February 15, 2016Here are your two options to purchase a vehicle sticker(s):


The easiest option is to click on the vehicle sticker seen at the left and you will
be directed to a 2016 vehicle sticker application form to fill out and pay on-line.

****2.99% on-line processing fee + $3 per sticker (in most cases the fee is less than $5)

Melrose Park Civic Center – 1st floor Mayor’s Office – 1000 N. 25th Avenue
Open: M-F: 9:00 AM 5:00 PM Closed: Sat. and Sun.

OR You can purchase 2016 Vehicle Stickers at the following 2 locations:

- Melrose Village Currency Exchange at 2225 W North Ave Unit J
    Hours: 24 Hours M-F; 8:00am-Sat. 6:00pm; Sun. 10:00am-5:00pm

- Melrose Currency Exchange at 130 Broadway Ave
    Hours: M-Th. 8:30am-6:00pm; Fri. 8:30am-7:00pm; Sat. 8:30am -1:00pm; Closed Sun.

****There will be a $5  currency exchange fee per sticker (including the no charge seniors sticker).

Click Here to Read About Senior Sticker Discount & Sticker Fees for All Vehicles

Snow Route Parking Restrictions Are In Effect

Help Our Village Snow Plows By Moving Your Vehicle!

If you live on the following snow routes please move your vehicles when there is two inches or more of snow on the ground or they may be towed. The ban remains in effect until the snow is cleared on that particular street. Thank you for your cooperation.

  • Armitage Avenue
  • George Street
  • Division/Carson
  • Main Street
  • Riverwoods Drive
  • 9th Avenue
  • 15th Avenue
  • 19th Avenue
  • and the Industrial Area

Mayor Serpico Unveils Armed Forces Veteran Housing Complex

This past Veterans Day state and local officials broke ground on the new 39 unit housing complex that will be built for our armed service veterans in Melrose Park.

Mayor Ron Serpico was honored to address the assembled guests and opened his remarks by stating, “We are delighted that the Safe Haven Foundation and the West Suburban Housing Development are able to build these new homes which will benefit homeless veterans and those in transition after having done so much to serve our country.” 

Click here to read press release about the event

Feed the Hungry During the Holidays – Donate to Mt. Carmel Food Pantry


For many people the holiday season involves office, neighborhood and family parties that offer a multitude of delicious food choices. However, for some local residents the holiday season is no different than the other 11 months of the year as they struggle to place a simple but nourishing meal on the family table.

This holiday season give the gift of food by making a cash donation to the Our Lady of Mount Carmel CASA Food Pantry. Send your cash or check donation to:

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel CASA Food Pantry
1119 North 23rd Avenue
Melrose Park, Il. 60160

Click to Read About the 2.800 families Served by the Mt. Carmel CASA Food Pantry

Mayor Serpico’s Annual Toys for Tots Drive Begins December 1

us-marine-toys-for-totsMayor Ron Serpico’s Annual Toys for Tots Drive for underprivileged children will be held at the Melrose Park Civic Center, Dec. 1 through Dec. 15, 2015.

 The Toys for Tots Drive is open to all residents, community members, and organizations. Items can be dropped off at the Civic Center foyer, 1000 N. 25th Ave., Melrose Park. Last year’s drive was very successful and the village is hoping this year’s event will be even better. For more information, call Toys for Tots Chairperson Mary Ann Paolantonio at (708) 343-4000, Ext. 4420.

Click here for story on the origins of Toys for Tots

Community Nutrition Network & Senior Services Assoc. Dec. Menu

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The Community Nutrition and Senior Services Association Melrose Park café serves neighbors 60 years of age and above, providing them the resources they need to stay active, healthy and happy. The café offers a nutritious hot meal and/or salad bar every weekday. Lunch is always free with a suggested donation of $2-$3.

We are located inside the Sharp Community Center at 1609 N. 36th Avenue, Melrose Park. Our hours are Monday-Friday 9am-2pm.

For more information, contact Laurie Madden (708) 316-7488

Click for December Menu

Click for December Calendar of Events