The Sustainability Office within the Department of Economic Development and Planning is dedicated to sound research and reporting mechanisms in order to document the efforts to make the Village of Park Forest a sustainable community. This information will be updated as it is made available.
LED Light Upgrade Cost Savings Analysis
The Village of Park Forest has been using ComEd Incentives to upgrade the street lighting to Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) throughout the Village. But has it really affected our reliance on electricity or utility costs? Yes, to both. Click here to learn more.
Greenhouse Gas Inventory
The Village of Park Forest is dedicated to reducing its carbon footprint. But how? Well, it starts with knowing what the Village's current Carbon Dioxide Equivalent (CO2e) emissions levels. This is done through an inventory commonly referred to as a Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Inventory. To learn more about the last inventory completed by the Village, please click below.