RainReady Oak Park

Helping Oak Park residents manage rain at home

The Village of Oak Park is partnering with the Center for Neighborhood Technology on a grant program to help Oak Park residents better manage rain at home. The project is being funded by the Village of Oak Park and administered by RainReady.  Click here to see what we accomplished in 2017!

Program Documents

Fill out the RainReady Oak Park grant application here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Grant Agreement Packet

Downspout Disconnection Waiver

Grant Reimbursement Packet


Program Resources

Presentation: RainReady Oak Park - Creating and Caring for Smart Landscaping

Presentation: RainGarden Maintenance

Tool: My RainReady Home Assessment

Factsheet: Making your yard RainReady

Factsheet: Seven techniques for capturing rain

Factsheet: Get RainReady with native plants

Factsheet: Get RainReady with trees

Factsheet: Disconnect gutters to reduce chances of basement flooding [link is external]

Video: RainReady Solutions in Action: Rain Garden