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Orion is a Great Hometown!


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Parks & Recreation

To reserve the picnic shelter in Central Park and Love Park you need to contact the Village Hall. Reservations for the shelters fill up quickly for Saturdays and Sundays throughout the summer season. Please call early.

Click on the Calendar tab in the Quick Links menu for information about concert events to be held in Central Park throughout the summer months.


Orion received the honor of being the 7th safest community in Illinois in 2013!

Police services are contracted with the Henry County Sheriff's Department with an Orion Division office at Village Hall, 1202 4th Street.  Two full-time deputies patrol the village along with several part-time deputies.

Office/Records: 1.309.526.3302

Non-Emergency Dispatcher: 1.309.526.3403

Emergency: 911

Elected Officials

James A. Cooper (President): 1.309.526.8434

Lori A. Sampson (Clerk): 1.309.526.8139

Melvyn R. Drucker (Trustee): 1.309.526.8277

Roger Peterson (Trustee): 1.309.526.8748

Ryan Hancock(Trustee): 1.309.798.7219

Jamie Lawson (Trustee): 1.309.737.0332

Steve Newman (Trustee): 1.309.526.3521

Robert Mitton (Trustee):  1.309.781.4086