Future Focus Parks

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 - 12:51pm

Elmhurst Park District was thrilled to receive the 2022 Outstanding Park and Facility Award from the Illinois Parks and Recreation Association (IPRA) for Centennial Park. The award was presented at the IAPD/IPRA Annual Conference in Chicago on Friday, January 28.

Monday, November 21, 2022 - 3:09pm

Improvements are coming to Ben Allison Park next year, including a new playground.

Monday, October 24, 2022 - 9:51am

Sugar Creek Golf Course invites the community to a ground breaking ceremony for the Sugar Creek restoration project on Saturday, November 5 at 10:30 am.

Friday, October 21, 2022 - 3:09pm

Ask questions and learn about District projects, accomplishments and future plans at the upcoming Virtual State of the Park District Address at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 16.

Monday, September 26, 2022 - 2:42pm

Cloudy skies didn’t stop the neighborhood from coming out to play last Saturday during the ribbon cutting at Eldridge Park’s newly redeveloped east playground.

Friday, August 26, 2022 - 11:57am

Come play with us as we celebrate the new playground at Eldridge Park! The park's east playground, along Spring Road, was redeveloped this summer

Monday, July 18, 2022 - 1:02pm

The Glos Memorial Park expansion project is finished and the park is reopened to the public.

Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 1:59pm

Sugar Creek Golf Course draws its name from the creek which runs through the property.

Monday, June 20, 2022 - 2:09pm

The Park District's newest park in more than 30 years, Centennial Park, is now open! Centrally located in Elmhurst, at 155 E.

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 9:27am

A new playground is coming to Eldridge Park's east side!

Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 3:42pm

Several capital projects received the approval to more forward at the Monday, March 14 Park Board meeting, with projects at Eldridge Park, Courts Plus and the Wilder Park Formal Garden scheduled to

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:23pm

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

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 1:28pm

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

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 8:44am

We are working to enhance a park in your community and we need your help. Stop by Glos Memorial Park from 6-7:30 p.m.

Friday, May 28, 2021 - 1:56pm

Update - This survey is now closed.

Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 8:39am

Update: Due to weather, we will be meeting inside at Centennial Recreation Center.

We are working to enhance a park in your community and we need your help. Stop by our Open House at to give your opinion about the proposed Master Plan for the park.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:11am

Update - This survey is now closed. 

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 2:49pm

Glos Memorial Park has provided open space and formal gardens in downtown Elmhurst, the community’s most densely populated area, since the 1

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 9:28am

5/3/21 - Please note that this open house is being moved indoors to the History Museum annex due to the rain forecast this evening.

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:09pm

We are working to enhance a park in your community and we need your help.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 8:34am

The Park District’s 2021 Budget reflects a year of transition as part of a slow and gradual recovery including the reopening and expanding of facilities, programs and services as the COVID-19 vaccine becomes wider-spread, mandated capacity and social distancing restrictions are lifted, and more participants become comfortable to return to indoor programs and services.

Friday, January 29, 2021 - 11:48am

Improvements at the newest District park and expansion of green space are just some of the proposed capital projects District staff is planning for in 2021.