Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: January 14, 2022

Upcoming maintenance work at Courts Plus will include the replacement of the roof over the Courts Plus café area, with the project receiving approval at the Ja

Posted: January 13, 2022

At their January 10 meeting, the Park Board approved payments toward the replacement of the roof at the City of Elmhurst's Maintenance Facility at 985

Posted: December 15, 2021

The Park Board recognized and honored the 150th anniversary of Elmhurst University during its December 13, 2021 Park Board meeting, passing a resolution commemorating the milestone.

Posted: November 22, 2021

Learn about District projects, accomplishments and future plans.

The 2021 State of the Park District Address, presented on Wednesday, November 17, featured updates on the impact of the pand

Posted: November 22, 2021

For the fifteenth year in a row, the Elmhurst Park District has earned the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for

Posted: November 8, 2021

With the help of volunteers and in cooperation with the Park District, Troop 9117 Eagle Scout candidate, Joanna Clohessy, recently helped revitalize Kiwanis Park w

Posted: November 4, 2021

Beginning November 4, the Elmhurst Park District's registration website will have a fresh new look!

Posted: October 28, 2021

The Elmhurst Park District loves the support the community gives its parks, and a recent ranking by WalletHub agrees!

Posted: October 13, 2021

The Hub tent area at Berens Park was recently revitalized by the Parks Department, with new plants and surfacing installed this October.

Posted: October 4, 2021

Eternally Green Lawn Care, Inc. is scheduled to begin the annual fall broadleaf weed control applications on October 6, 2021.

Posted: September 28, 2021

Throughout October, the Park District athletic fields will sport an extra dose of color. Fields will be painted pink, in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Posted: September 27, 2021

Elmhurst Park District was honored to receive the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s 2021 Good Works Award, which was presented during the Chamber’s 73rd annual Golf Outing, held at

Posted: August 30, 2021

With all the storms the area has seen recently, it’s a good time to remind the community about the Park District’s lightning prediction system, Thor Guard.

Posted: August 26, 2021

Today Governor Pritzker announced that a statewide indoor mask mandate will go into effect beginning Monday, August 30.

Posted: August 20, 2021

Maintenance work is not always exciting, but it is important, especially when it comes to old buildings.

Posted: August 16, 2021

Nikkolas Delgado of Elmhurst Boy Scout Troop 417 along with volunteers and Park District staff recently completed landscape renovations for the 9/11 Memorial at

Posted: August 9, 2021

Due to severe weather, the Park Board meeting planned for Monday, August 9 has been cancelled.

Posted: July 30, 2021

The brochure will continue to be available virtually, but beginning in winter, we are bringing back a print version.

Posted: July 30, 2021

At the July 26 Park Board meeting, the Board approved the purchase of playground equipment for Centennial Park.

Posted: July 29, 2021

In accordance with updated CDC guidelines, it is recommended that all participants wear a mask in Park District facilities effective July 30, 2021.

Posted: July 24, 2021

Staff made the decision to cancel the Bags, Brew and BBQ event that was planned for Saturday, July 24.

Posted: July 23, 2021

The digital only Fall 2021 Brochure is now online! 

Posted: June 30, 2021

Master Plans for the expansion of Glos Memorial Park and the development of Centennial Park were approved at the June 28

Posted: June 29, 2021

The lifeguard staff at East End and Smalley Pools received five stars on their first of three unannounced audits from Starguard Elite during the week of June 21, 2021.

Posted: June 28, 2021

The Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners has reached unanimous consensus to pursue eminent domain against a developer who is attempting to force the Park District to relocate a section of

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