Due to rising water levels along the DesPlaines River, the Village of Melrose Park is providing free sandbags to residents who fear flooding. The sandbags can be picked up around-the-clock behind the Village Public Works Building, located on the west side of the Civic Center Parking lot. Please be considerate of your neighbor’s needs when taking the sandbags.
The Melrose Park Village Board voted to opt out of two Cook County Board ordinances mandating private sector employers to increase the minimum wage and to provide sick leave benefits. Read more Melrose Park Minimum Wage and Sick Leave Ordinances
New Hours Starting September Sept 5 2017
Monday through Thursday 8 am- 7 pm
Friday 8 am -5 pm
Saturday 10 am- 2 pm*
*Closed the last Saturday of the month. Memorial Day through Labor Day closed every Saturday
NEW PHONE NUMBER: 708-649-7400
Warm weather is here and outdoor activities will be on the increase. Please follow village ordinances regulating certain types of summer activities. Keep Melrose Park looking good! Click the Read More Tag below to learn of these ordinances.
Garage sales will be held on the third weekend of the following months: May, June, July, August and September. Sales are to be conducted on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday of the designated weekends. No sales are allowed on Sundays.
The dates for 2017 are:
July 20th, 21st and 22nd
August 17th, 18th and 19th
September 21st, 22nd and 23rd
The home repair and business construction season is here. Please observe the ordinance that applies to the noise involved in construction whether it occurs in the commercial, residential or business zoned areas of Melrose Park.
Click on picture to read the hours you can build or remodel
If you are interested in a tree for your parkway area, we are now finalizing a list for Melrose Park’s 2016 fall tree planting program.
To request a tree, please call the Public Works Department at (708) 343-5128.
Mayor Serpico announced the village of Melrose Park will again offer the popular free Residential Painting Program for those who need light paint work around their homes such as fences garage doors, railings, etc. To qualify: a) Must be 65 and over b) and own a single family home in Melrose Park
This program will not do any interior painting or any interior or exterior carpentry work.
Click on picture for a form to fill out and mail in