View the Board of Trustees' Goals

In Feb. 2022, the Village Board adopted the following strategic goals: 

  1. To strengthen and enhance economic conditions to attract and retain businesses and employers to support a thriving local economy. 
  2. To provide municipal services in a responsive and fiscally sustainable manner through continued collaboration, innovation, and regional leadership.
  3. To employ best practices to deliver high-quality services and maintain and develop infrastructure in an environmentally and fiscally sustainable manner.
  4. To mitigate the effects of climate change through the management of Village resources, partnerships, and the natural environment.  
  5. To continue to ensure the health, welfare, and safety of Village residents and property through the provision of excellent and innovative public safety services delivered with integrity and impartiality. 
  6. To increase opportunities for engagement and maximize resources for all residents. 
  7. To continue to develop public relations and innovative marketing and communications to promote Park Forest. 
  8. To build upon the history of Park Forest and cultivate a culture that meets the future. 

Background information related to information gathering for setting these goals includes: