Norwood Park Township is committed to providing resources & working with others within our community to meet the needs and aid in the well-being of our township residents.
Norwood Park Township is one of 29 townships in Cook County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 26,385. Norwood Park Township consists of Norridge, Harwood Heights, Park Ridge and an unincorporated area. (There are a total of 1,432 units of township government in the state of Illinois.)
Each township in Cook County provides a unique set of services, but they all retain the two core functions: administering General Assistance (GA) financial aid for residents of the township and serving as deputies of the Cook County Assessor. The GA program provides temporary financial assistance to residents and families who meet state income eligibility requirements under Chapter 305 Section 5/6‑1.2 of the Public Aid Code.
Norwood Park Township has a limited supply of face masks and hand sanitizer available at no cost to township residents. Please stop by town hall to pick up.
* 4 face masks 2 hand sanitizers per household.
Town Hall Mask Requirement In adherence to the Illinois indoor mask mandate, everyone must wear a mask when entering the town hall regardless of vaccination status. Thank you for your cooperation.
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COVID-19 and Townships
See the below link for more information on the Illinois COVID-19 Bridge Phase.