New Residents Treated to Dinner, Entertainment

New Residents Night

New residents were welcomed at Dining on the Green Wednesday evening. (Photo: Wendy Heise)

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Village of Park Forest welcomed new residents at Dining on the Green Wednesday evening. The event featured dinner, an opportunity for voter registration, and a brief introduction to Village officials, commissioners and community groups.

Community Relations Coordinator Crescent Muhammad was happy with the turnout, "I am pleased to announce that we had approximately 145 people in attendance."

115 new residents were in attendance. There were six businesses represented, two Churches, three community groups, representatives from the Park Forest Library, fourteen Commissioners and three representatives from the Mediation Task Force. Trustees Ken Kramer, Bonita Dillard, Mae Brandon, Gary Kopycinski and Georgia O’Neill were on hand as well.

The evening continued with Main Street Nights entertainment on the Village Green.