Information for the Taste of Melrose Park’s 35th Anniversary

NewTaste16Logo copyFrom September 2nd through September 4th the Taste of Melrose Park will be celebrating its 35th Year as one of Illinois top food festivals. We are also one of the most family affordable festivals with all food and beverage items costing $3 or less. Please click on the items below to view or download our various flyers and forms.

General Information Flyer

List of Food Booths

Corporate and Business Sponsorship Packages

Billboard, Fireworks, Shirts, Newspaper Ads Info

Order Form for various 

Entertainment Schedule

Mayor Serpico Cuts Ribbon for Safe Haven Veteran Housing

veterans_village2Westlake Hospital donated property for A Safe Haven Veteran Village that contains 35 new and uniquely designed housing units for Veterans families. The project includes an on-site Management Office and Tot Lot for children to play. While specializing in Veteran Services, as an Equal Opportunity site, these units will be available to all eligible applicants. A Safe Haven provides phased housing and support services to homeless veterans with the greatest need, and Veteran Village will include enhanced accessibility for our nation’s returning heroes and their families.                Click on Ribbon Cutting Picture to Read More

Melrose Park Welcomes Its First Transit-Oriented Development

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Click Here to Read Press Release

Click Here to Learn What Is Transit Oriented Development 



Miller Chicago Real Estate announced developers have closed on the purchase of a 91,000 square foot industrial building located at 2100 Main Street in downtown Melrose Park. Formerly the H. McNelty School of First Baptist Church, the building has been vacant for more than 7 years.

This is an exciting moment for Melrose Park as this will be the Village’s first Transit Oriented Development. It will have 56 apartments marketed at people who want to use the train to travel to work. It will also help in revitalizing our Lake St. and Broadway shopping areas.