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June 23rd, 2016 - Taste of Oak Brook
June 8th, 2016 - Eligo Energy, LLC to Match ComEd Pricing 
August 20, 2015 - Village of Oak Brook 9/11 Memorial Ceremony
June 29, 2015 - Village wins Sheahan's Pension Appeal
June 23, 2015 - Taste of Oak Brook
April 15, 2015 - Annual Fire Hydrant Testing
January 16, 2015 - Staff Re-Organization
September 5, 2014 - Annual 9/11 Patriot Day Memorial Ceremony
August 26, 2014 - Village of Oak Brook Appoints New Village Manager
May 29, 2014 - Oak Brook Polo 2014!
May 13, 2014 - Oak Brook Fire Department Achieves an I.S.O. Class 2 Certification
April 11, 2014 - Village of Oak Brook Appoints New Fire Chief
March 27, 2014 - Village Wins Peterson Appeal
November 8, 2013 - Fire Chief Retirement, Acting Chief Named, Search Process Set.
October 4, 2013 - British Polo Day is Sunday, October 6th.
September 21, 2013 - Sunday is Argentina Polo Day.
September 12, 2013 - British Polo Day is Sunday, September 15th.
August 20, 2013 - The Deadline to Participate in Citizen's Police Academy.
August 16, 2013 - Sunday is Oak Brook Polo Club Classic Car Day!
July 26, 2013 - Sunday is Oak Brook Polo Family Day!
July 16, 2013 - Oak Brook Polo Club Inaugural Match Friday, July 19th
July 3, 2013 - Limited Time Reduced Price Sale on VIP Oak Brook Polo Tickets
June 18, 2013 - Taste of Oak Brook set for July 3, 2013
June 13, 2013 - Village Wins Sky Bar/Sheahan/Craig lawsuit
June 11, 2013 - Village of Oak Brook receives GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.
April 18th, 2013 - Oak Brook Issues Declaration of Emergency
March 18th, 2013 - Court Affirms Board’s Decision to Discharge Officer Peterson
September 24, 2012 - Village of Oak Brook Candidate Packets for 2013 Municipal Elections Available
September 8, 2012 - Argentine-AirButler Polo Match Sunday, September 9th
August 8, 2012 - Termination of Former Police Officer Peterson Remanded to Board
August 2, 2012 - Hub Group Breaks Ground on New Corporate Headquarters with 500 Jobs Expected in 2013
July 7, 2012 - Polo Triumphantly Returns to Oak Brook
July 2, 2012 - Final Plans for Taste of Oak Brook on July 3, 2012
June 15, 2012 - Village Reaches Contract Agreement with Police Union
June 8, 2012 - Village's Commercial Areas Revitalization Plan Receives Award from Chaddick Institute
June 6, 2012 - Taste of Oak Brook Set for July 3, 2012
June 4, 2012 - Village of Oak Brook Jointly Settles 10-year old Lawsuit
May 30, 2012 - General Assembly Should Not Ignore Pension Abuse Approve HB 5078 (Amendment 4)
May 22, 2012 - Revenue Diversion Threatens Village Of Oak Brook
February 7, 2012 - Village of Oak Brook Welcomes Hub Group, Inc.
December 22, 2011 - Village of Oak Brook water rate to Increase. Water Bill Payment Direct Debt Incentive Program Introduced.
December 2, 2011 - Oak Brook Economic Development Summit a Huge Success
December 1, 2011 - Village of Oak Brook Appoints New Chief of Police
October 25, 2011 - Village of Oak Brook President Appoints James R. Kruger Police Chief
October 7, 2011 - Villages Achieve 30% Reduction on Electric Rate
September 26, 2011 - Village to Conduct Bid for the Supply of Electricity
September 23, 2011 - Village Of Oak Brook Hosts Autumn Festival
September 1, 2011 - Oak Brook to Commemorate 10-Year Anniversary of Attack on September 11th
August 3, 2011 - ILLINOIS TOLLWAY HOSTS PUBLIC HEARINGS THIS MONTH TO GATHER FEEDBACK.
July 20, 2011 - Oak Brook Police Officers Recognized as "Top Cops"
July 1, 2011 - Taste of Oak Brook and Independence Day Celebration on July 3, 2011
June 24, 2011 - Taste of Oak Brook and Independence Day Celebration on July 3, 2011
June 22, 2011 - Village of Oak Brook Receives 33'd Certificate of Achievement Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting
June 14, 2011 - Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Oak Brook
June 10, 2011 - Village of Oak Brook Hosts Taste of Oak Brook
May 14, 2011 - Oak Brook Police Officers Walk 70 Miles for Charity
May 3, 2011 - Large Number of Residents turn out for Installation of New Village Board
May 2, 2011 - Thomas Sheahan Leaves Village of Oak Brook
March 22, 2011 - Village and Public Works Union Reach Agreement
February 19 2011 - Decision Rendered in Officer Peterson Discipline Matter
February 14, 2011 - Village Wins Appeal of Mucha Case
February 11 2011 - Officer Peterson Discipline matter
January 7, 2011 - Officer Stephen Peterson matter
December 17, 2010 - Mullins litigation
September 27, 2010 - Citizen Finance Advisory Committee Meeting Comments
September 20, 2010 - Candidate Packets for 2011 Municipal Elections Available
June 18, 2010 - Village Of Oak Brook Hosts Taste of Oak Brook
March 30, 2010 - Village Trustee travels to Springfield to advocate for Oak Brook
March 24, 2010 - President Craig announces expanded recycling program
March 23, 2010 - Village Of Oak Brook Will Hold Easter Brunch at the Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club
March 17, 2010 - Village Of Oak Brook commits to invest in and develop its own Paramedic Staff.
March 11, 2010 - Census News from the Village of Oak Brook
February 23, 2010 - Oak Brook Fire Department responded to Marriott Residence
November 25, 2009 - Village Of Oak Brook Launches Blackboard Connect
September 15, 2009 4:30 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Announces Restructuring and Workforce Reductions at the Oak Brook Public Library
September 3, 2009 4p.m., - Second Annual Oak Brook Half-Marathon
August 17, 2009, 11:20 AM, - Hydrant flow tests
August 7, 2009, 3 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Welcomes Gibson's Steakhouse
July 16, 2009, 3 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Co-Hosts "Alive at 25"
July 10, 2009, 3:30 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Board Approves Leaf Pick-up Program
July 2, 2009, 4 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Hosts 2nd Annual Taste of Oak Brook on July 3, 2009
June 26, 2009, 3 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Hosts Taste of Oak Brook
June 19, 2009, 3:30 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook takes aim at Finances while improving the Quality of Service.
June 19, 2009, 3:30 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Police Dept. Launches collection program for expired or unused medication
June 12, 2009, 3 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Hosts Taste of Oak Brook
June 3, 2009, 3:30 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Officials Set New Direction for Library
May 29, 2009, 4 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Continues to take Ethics Seriously
May 26, 2009, 4 p.m. - Village of Oak Brook Officials have Successful visit to Springfield
May 21, 2009 - Large Number of Residents turn out for Installation of New Board of Trustees at First Board Meeting
May 21, 2009 - Aerial Spraying to Combat Gypsy Moths to start in May
April 22, 2009 - Village of Oak Brook Settles Lawsuit
March 25, 2009 - Village of Oak Brook Appoints New Fire Chief
March 13, 2009 - Village of Oak Brook Information Services and Purchasing Director Departs
March 2, 2009 - Village of Oak Brook Finance Director Departs
February 27, 2009 - Village of Oak Brook Fire Chief Retires