Announcements

Web Bill Pay & Debit/Credit Card Payments

We accept web bill pay as well as debit/credit card payments. Come into the office to pay your bill or go online. There is a minimum fee to use this service.

www.GovPayNow.com , Use Pay Location Code # a000za

Dumpster Rentals

The Village of Forrest has 2 cubic yard dumpsters for rental to Forrest Residents living inside city limits. Rental fee is $20.00 per dump minimum; contact Lori in the office to fill out the rental agreement.

Golf Carts

Register your golf carts during Village office hours Monday–Friday 8:00am-4:30pm. You will need to bring golf cart and proof of insurance with you.

Village Board Meetings Notice

The Village Board meets on the second Monday of each month at 323 S Williams St (Old Catholic Church). Meeting dates are posted at the Village office, the Community Board at the Library and the Post Office. Upcoming dates:

  • 06/10/19
  • 07/08/19
  • 08/12/19
  • 09/09/19
  • 10/14/19
  • 11/11/19
  • 12/9/19
  • 1/13/20
  • 2/10/20
  • 3/9/20
  • 4/13/20
  • Annual 2020 Meeting TBA

Village of Forrest 2018 Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report)

Click Here for our 2018 Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report).


About Us

Incorporated 1890

The Village of Forrest, Illinois is located at the junction of US Route 24 and Illinois Route 47. Forrest was named in honor of a Mr. Forrest of New York City, the business partner of Mr. Frost, President of the T.P.W. Railroad at the time of incorporation in 1890.

Our Mission

Village of Forrest is to be committed to preserving, protecting and enhancing our unique rural community, character, values, and quality of life. It’s sound fiscal management, attention to improving our resident’s property values and providing the community with excellent services, safety, and recreational needs shall be our guiding principles.




 
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