This is the OFFICIAL Facebook page for the Village of Orland Park, Illinois. LIKE our page to stay current on all that's happening in Orland Park! Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago's Loop, Orland Park was settled as a small farm village more than one hundred years ago and has become one of the most progressive communities in the nation.
Orland Park has easy access to the Chicago Loop, O'Hare and Midway Airports, as well as the myriad attractions of metropolitan Chicago via several interstate highways and Metra's commuter rail system- making travel convenient for residents and the business community. Orland Park residents enjoy the best of both worlds --- the amenities of the big city and the excellent quality of life offered in this Chicago suburb.
QUALITY OF LIFE
In 2006 and 2008, the Village of Orland Park was ranked by Money Magazine as one of America's Top 100 Best Places to Live. The magazine stated, "Americans are flocking to places that offer big-city opportunity and amenities - with a lot more green space and a lot less stress. When it comes to a place to live and raise a family, most Americans want two things: the opportunity for themselves and their children to prosper, and a quality of life that lets them enjoy the fruits of their work...."
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#OrlandPark's Market at the Park seeks FOOD TRUCKS! Tag your favorite food truck vendors. Interested vendors can contact Doreen Biela at 708.403.6266 or email@example.com. Market at the Park runs for eight weeks: June 7-July 26. More at http://ow.ly/X6BN30j7Ci5
Don't forget - #OrlandPark Police hold their neighborhood meeting for beats 1 & 7 tomorrow night. Click the map to determine your meeting location. http://ow.ly/fqm730j7DBf
#OrlandPark's Curbside Spring Clean-Up happens the week of April 16. Full details on what is and is not accepted at http://ow.ly/IpEg30j5iyj
If participating in today's FREE Easter Egg Hunt at Centennial Park, give yourself ample time to find parking and to get your hunters to their assigned age area. The hunt begins PROMPTLY AT 10AM.
Congratulations to Darvin Furniture of #OrlandPark
Good morning, Orland Park! Join us for any of these great activities today!
Congratulations to Carl Sandburg High School Debate Team for taking home the first place Public Forum Debate trophy at the IHSA State Debate Championships at University of Illinois, Springfield. This is the seventh state championship for the Sandburg Debate Team. The tournament winning team of seniors Ayyan Chaudhry and James Hughes defeated Fremd High School in the final round. Sandburg had two other teams who competed in the winner's bracket: Eric Kenes and Victoria Granato advanced to the semi-final round, and Toma Solovey and Bella Wrobel advanced to the quarter-final round. In addition, Toma Solovey and James Hughes were awarded spots on the All-State Debate Team. Public Forum Debate: Kaitlin Walsh & Maya Kovacevic. Lincoln Douglas Debate: Sarah Han, Patricia Wilk, Samiyah Moon. Congressional Debate: Dan Askounis (semi-finalist), Savanna Ayala, Maria Kalogris, Lizzy Kenes, Nick Ahrens, Nick Annerino (semi-finalist), John Schwartz, Areeb Abubaker, Maansi Bhan, Laura Kilikevicius, Haneen Shatat, Josie Mendez The team is coached by Lainee McGraw, Scott McGraw, and Angelo Cavoto. Great job! #OrlandPark #OrlandParkPride
The village's EASTER EGG HUNT, scheduled for Saturday, March 24, 2018, is currently on as scheduled. Participants are encouraged to call the Rainout Line at 708/401-0043 ext. 68… or visit www.rainoutline.com for updates before heading to Centennial Park. Find event details at http://il-orlandpark2.civicplus.com/index.aspx?NID=2567