Local Government

The Village of Forest View is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The Village of Forest View is represented by Village President Nancy Miller and six village Trustees.

Forest View’s Village Code can be found through American Legal.

Minutes from Village of Forest view Board of Trustee meetings are available upon request at the Stickney-Forest View Public Library or at Village Hall. We will try to have minutes available as PDF here when possible.


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Village Hall:
7000 West 46th Street
Forest View, IL 60402
(708) 788-0318 - Office
(708) 788-3429 - Fax

The Village of Forest View uses the CodeRED community notification system for emergency situations or critical community alerts. Examples include: evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports. Click the logo below to sign up.

Code Red Logo

Where Your Taxes Go
The popped out wedge in the chart below is the amount of your taxes that goes to support your Library. For every dollar you spend on taxes, 3 cents goes to the Library.

Tax Breakdown Pie Chart

 If you would like to calculate how much money you save each year by using your Library,
click here to view the Library Value Calculator.

State Government

The Village of Forest View is part of the 21st Congressional District of Illinois, represented by Edgar Gonzalez, Jr. (D).

Springfield Office:Photo of Representative Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.
244-W Stratton Office Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-7752

District Office:
5818 Archer Road
Summit, IL  60501
(708) 295-9159


The Village of Forest View is part of the 11th Senate District of Illinois, represented by Celina Villanueva (D).

Springfield Office:Photo of Senator Celina Villanueva
Senator 11th District
623 Capitol Building
Springfield, IL   62706
(217) 782-5304
District Office:
6301 S. Archer Rd. #1W
Summit, IL  60501
(708) 552-5225

Federal Government

The Village of Forest View is part of the 3rd Congressional District at the federal level. Marie Newman is the Congressional Representative for the District.

Washington DC Office:Photo of Representative Marie Newman
1022 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC  20515
Phone: (202) 225-5701

Chicago District Office
6245 South Archer Avenue
Chicago, IL  60638
Phone: (773) 948-6223
Fax: (773) 767-9395


Illinois is represented by Tammy Duckworth (D) and Dick Durbin (D) in the United States Senate.

Senator Tammy Duckworth
Washington, D.C. Office:
524 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2854

Chicago Office:
230 South Dearborn Street
Suite 3900
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone (312) 886-3506


Senator Dick DurbenPhoto of Senator Dick Durbin
Washington, D.C. Office:
711 Hart Senate Building
Washington, D.C. 20510
p: 202.224.2152
f: 202.228.0400

Chicago Office:
230 S. Dearborn Street, Suite 3892
Chicago, IL 60604
p: 312.353.4952
f: 312.353.0150