Brush Pick Up - May 18, 2017

Brush pick up will be on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. Please make sure large limbs are t... [more...]


Village of Forreston... A Place to Call Home!

The Village of Forreston is located in Forreston Township, in the northwest corner of Ogle County.  It is about 12 miles south of Freeport and 20 miles north of Dixon which provides diverse attractions, shopping, theaters, and recreational activities.  Forreston is located in a rich agricultural area.  Forreston is a small town with beautiful old store front businesses, good schools, and affordable housing. 



Upcoming Events

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Getting your Fall cleaning done?  Call the Village Hall and we will put you on the map for the Fall Garage Sales!  Please let us know what days and times you want listed along with your name and address.

This is a Public Hearing regarding the proposed Routes 26/72 & Forreston Downtown Business Development District Plan.  Meeting will be held at the Forreston Public Library Community Room.  Please join us and learn how creating a BDD will help ...

Recent News

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Planning Commission Member needed

(3/22/2017) The Village of Forreston's Planning Commission is seeking a new member.  The Planning Commission is comparable to a Zoning Board of Appeals and does not meet regularly.   When needed, they are called together to discuss and vote on variances for b...

Water Bills

(3/20/2017) Water bills are ALWAYS due on the 15th of the month.  If you are late paying your bill, there is a $10 fee.  If you have questions about your bill, please call our office at 815-938-2400 Monday through Thursday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  You can al...

Need Help with City Services Schedule?

(3/20/2017) The Village of Forreston does not have a garbage contract.  You must contact Moring Disposal for garbage pick up.  Pick up is Wednesday morning - early.  We suggest you put garbage out the night before.