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. 



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Thank You Fischer Excavating


We would like to send a special thank you to Fischer Excavating for opening Highway 26, and for taking the rest of the afternoon to haul debris on Monday after the storm. Things are stressful at this time, and we understand. However, Fischer...

Village Board Meeting Cancelled


Our Village Board Meeting scheduled for August 17th will be cancelled. It is tentatively rescheduled to August 24th, which is the following Monday.

Food Safety During Power Outages


Below is information from the Ogle County Health Department:

For those jurisdictions that are without power for days, you may want to think about how to dispose of the food in their refrigerators/freezers.  Below is guidance from the CDC on food...