News Flash

Village of Park Forest - Top Story News

Posted on: November 14, 2023

The Housing Authority plans to accept applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, Dec. 15


The Housing Authority of Park Forest will be accepting applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly called Section 8) Waitlist on Friday, December 15, 2023. Only 150 applications will be available for selection on the waitlist. Application will be accepted ONLINE ONLY at on Friday, December 15, 2023 beginning at 9:00 am until all 150 applications have been received. 

The Housing Choice Voucher program is an assisted housing program administered by the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD). The program’s goal is to provide housing opportunities to very low and low income families to rent in areas outside of poverty and minority concentration.


  • Applicants must be a “Family” as defined by the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)
  • A family may be a single person or a group of persons.
  • Applicants must be within the appropriate Income Limits for the family size.
  • Upon request applicants must provide social security numbers for all family members
  • Applicants must furnish Declaration of Citizenship or eligible Immigration Status and verification when required

The Housing Authority of Park Forest shall not deny any family or individual the Equal Opportunity to apply for or receive assistance under the Housing Choice Voucher program on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, creed, national origin, age, familial or marital status, handicap or disability or sexual orientation.

The Housing Authority of Park Forest will comply fully with all federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and with the rules and regulations governing fair housing and equal opportunity in housing.

FY 2023 HUD Low Income Limits
(Effective May 15, 2023)

One person - $61, 800 
Two person - $70,600
Three person - $79,450
Four person - $88,250
Five person - $95,350
Six person - $102,400
Seven person - $109,450
Eight person - $116,500

fair housing logo

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Village of Park Forest - Top Story News

Safe halloween 2023 nf size

Safe Halloween 2023 recapped

Posted on: October 30, 2023
Youth Day  2016 news flash size

Village hosts several events in October

Posted on: September 26, 2023
GSU Job Fair Pic nf size

Village hosts Job Fair on May 27

Posted on: May 23, 2023
Village Hall

April 4, 2023 election results

Posted on: April 4, 2023
Electric Aggregation

Illinois Solar for All program rolls out

Posted on: February 8, 2023

Candidate forums begin Jan. 29

Posted on: January 20, 2023
Sustainability NF Size

Join the Environment Commission

Posted on: December 19, 2022
lights NF size

Holiday Light & Tree Recyling

Posted on: November 12, 2022
Yard waste NF size

Last day for yard waste pick-up, Nov. 30

Posted on: November 10, 2022
Street Sweeping image NF size

Final street sweeping Monday, Nov. 14

Posted on: November 8, 2022
nicor gas news flash image

Nicor natural gas meter relocation program

Posted on: September 27, 2022
Village Hall

Early voting hours and locations

Posted on: October 12, 2022
BC Awarness image news flash size

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: October 4, 2022
Halloween in Park Forest 2020

Safe Halloween, Oct. 29

Posted on: October 12, 2022
blood drive Oct 2022 flyer news flash size

Blood drive, Oct. 20

Posted on: September 30, 2022
Engine 56 and A shift members news flash size

Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 9-15

Posted on: October 6, 2022
Child Composting News flash size

Compost food waste with Urban Canopy

Posted on: September 15, 2022
Farmers Market

Main Street Market continues

Posted on: August 12, 2022
Police logo New flash size

Kia and Hyundai thefts

Posted on: September 9, 2022
Hydrant Flushing

Hydrant flushing, Sept. 6 - 23

Posted on: September 3, 2022

Village-wide Garage Sale, Sept. 24 - 25

Posted on: August 24, 2022
Solar at the Water plant News flash size

Solar project unveiling, Sept. 19

Posted on: September 7, 2022
September 2022 Business Breakfast Flyer PNG

Quarterly Business Breakfast, Sept. 15

Posted on: August 16, 2022

Senior resource book launching, Sept. 1

Posted on: August 30, 2022
Paint n Sip sm news flash size

Main Street Fest, Paint n' Sip, Aug. 20

Posted on: August 10, 2022
Electric Aggregation

Grow Solar Power Hour event, Aug. 17

Posted on: August 8, 2022
Youth Day  2016 news flash size

Unity Day canceled

Posted on: August 2, 2022
2022 RecycleFest Flyer

Volunteers Needed for RecycleFest!

Posted on: June 6, 2022
Halloween in Park Forest 2020

Park Forest celebrates Halloween

Posted on: October 21, 2021

Park Forest remembers Edwin J. Fizer

Posted on: October 28, 2020
Village Hall

Will County early voting locations

Posted on: October 7, 2020
Village Hall

Curfew ends in Park Forest

Posted on: June 2, 2020
street sweeping

Street sweeping begins Nov. 18

Posted on: November 15, 2019

Park Forest remembers Steve Campbell

Posted on: November 13, 2019

Park Forest remembers Harold Brown

Posted on: November 5, 2019
Resident Appreciation Month

November is Resident Appreciation Month

Posted on: November 1, 2019
Village Hall

April 2, 2019 election results

Posted on: April 2, 2019