Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: August 22, 2017

If you've strolled the Illinois Prairie Path in Elmhurst recently, you may have noticed a construction project underway at The Depot. This fall, th

Posted: August 16, 2017

With school back in session, the Park District is beginning work on the redevelopment of Plunkett Park playground, which will receive new structures and play surfacing this fall.

Posted: August 3, 2017

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Posted: July 28, 2017

The Elmhurst Park District held a public meeting on Thursday, July 27 to welcome feedback from the community on the conversion of property related to Golden Meadows Park.

Posted: July 28, 2017

The north tennis courts at Berens Park are once again open.

Posted: July 18, 2017

This past April, the Elmhurst Park District deeded a portion of land at Golden Meadows Park to the City of Elmhurst as part of an Intergovernmental Agreement to assist the City in its efforts to ad

Posted: July 12, 2017

From fall 2016 to early summer 2017, the Elmhurst Park District undertook the Vision 2020 process to update its current Comprehensive and Strategic Plans, which conclude at the end of 2017.

Posted: July 3, 2017

Elmhurst Park District lifeguards are top notch according to the Starfish Aquatics Institute. Reviewers did an unannounced audit at East End Pool and Norman P.

Posted: June 27, 2017

At the June 12 Park Board meeting, the financial audit for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016 was approved.

Posted: June 27, 2017

At its June 26 meeting, the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners passed a resolution to formally commit the District’s continued practices of working with the

Posted: June 15, 2017

In summer 2013, Lizzadro Museum representatives began discussions with Park District staff about the future of the museum.

Posted: June 6, 2017

Asphalt pavement is being placed today at the Berens North tennis courts and both the binder and surface courses should be finished by the end of the week!

Posted: May 31, 2017

The resurfacing of the Berens Park North Tennis Courts has begun and the courts will be closed until July 28.  The south courts will remain open, with the north gates being locked.  Acces

Posted: May 30, 2017

Construction on the Marjorie Davis Garden Plots has been moving slowly due to the extremely wet conditions on the site, but progress is occurring despite the circumstances.

Posted: May 18, 2017

One of the final components of the Butterfield Park restoration project has been completed with the resurfacing of the tennis courts. The new courts have been completed and are ready for play.

Posted: May 15, 2017

The Elmhurst Park District would like your input regarding the future of parks, facilities, and programs via the final community online survey for the Vision 2020 process.

Posted: May 2, 2017

Thursday and Friday of this week the plumber will be installing storm sewers and pipes.

Posted: May 1, 2017

If you see new trees being planted in your parks, it is all part of the Spring Tree Planting project.

Posted: April 26, 2017

The Elmhurst Park District Park Board of Commissioners recognized Commissioner Anthony Pelosi for his years of service at the Monday, April 24 Park Board meeting. Anthony, who is stepping down after serving the Board for the past six consecutive years, was presented with a resolution to formally honor his service to the Elmhurst community.

Posted: April 25, 2017

It is finally beautiful outside and even our favorite four-legged friends want to get out and have some fun.

Posted: April 24, 2017

Residents are encouraged to join the Elmhurst Park District for the third and final public open house meetings to discuss planning for the future of the District.

Posted: April 12, 2017

The 2017 Marjorie Davis Garden Plot Project is underway. The construction and silt fencing has been installed and the tree removal has been completed.

Posted: March 31, 2017

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Posted: March 20, 2017

With the goal of increasing accessibility to The Depot, a historic building situated in Wild Meadows Trace, the Park Board approved the replacement of The Depot’s pavers at the Monday, February 27,

Posted: March 16, 2017

The March 13 Park Board Meeting saw discussion over changes to the District’s Park and Facility User Ordinance, specifically an amendment to ban tobacco use on District property.

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