Orland Park is bracing for the predicted near 100 degree temperatures coupled with high heat indices. The Orland Park Police Station at 151st and Ravinia Avenue is the village's primary cooling center. Check on elderly and disabled friends and neighbors.
The Village of Orland Park utilizes several means to ensure public safety during severe weather. The Orland Park Police Department monitors the National Weather Service reports as well as information provided via its weather stations.
The Orland Park Police Department received first place honors in the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police Traffic Safety Challenge for agencies with 66 to 100 personnel. The department also won the Distracted Driving Specialty Award for 2017.