Oak Park Park District Commissioner, Seat 2

Employer / Organization

Park District of Oak Park

Next Election

Apr 06, 2021

Filing Window

Dec 14, 2020 - Dec 21, 2020


Parks and recreation boards work with city, county, and/or state officials to administer and manage public parks within the district. Parks and recreation boards often work in conjunction with city, county, or state agencies to adopt annual budgets and set overall goals. Parks and recreation boards sometimes have not only parks, but museums, zoos, monuments, and other cultural institutions that fall under their jurisdiction.

Application Guidelines
To run for this position you must contact the City Clerk first and be aware that the filing window is one week long, which is 113 days prior to the election to 106 days prior to the election. If you are considering running, contact the City Clerk as soon as possible to verify that your address is eligible to run for the position you are considering, and to clarify the requirements for running (petition signatures, filing fees, etc.) The City Clerks are the administrators for the elections and their purpose is to help voters and candidates, so contact them as soon as possible. Additionally, please use the weblink to the Candidate Guide provided by the State of Illinois on this page.

Submit application to:
Oak Park Park District, 218 Madison St, Oak Park, IL, 60302, US