Forest Preserve

Welcome to the Cook County Department of Administrative Hearings Forest Preserve Hearings Division.

The Department of Administrative Hearings Forest Preserve Division hears cases initiated by the Forest Preserve District.

The Forest Preserve District protects and preserves thousands of miles of plant life, trees, wildlife, and thousands of acres of scenic trails.

The Forest Preserve District began sending code violations enforcement cases to the Department of Administrative Hearings for adjudication in April 2010. Common violation types include:

  • Vehicle Impoundments

For more information on the Forest Preserve District, please visit their website by clicking here, or call (708)836-9030.

Hearings are held at 1 Aloha Drive, Hinsdale, IL, 60523. Please double check the address written on your ticket or citation for your court appointed date.

If you are unable to attend your hearing date on the date scheduled on your notice of violation or citation (“the ticket”), please contact the Department of Administrative Hearings at (312)603-2120 or click here for our Administrative Procedures. If you have missed your Hearing date, you may still have an opportunity to reschedule your Hearing by filing a Motion to Set-Aside the Default Judgment.

 



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