Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: November 8, 2019

Elmhurst Park District has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019

Posted: October 17, 2019

At the October 14 Park Board meeting, the Board approved a contract with V3 Companies Ltd. to perform additional assessments at 837 S. Riverside Drive.

Posted: October 17, 2019

Drop-in at one of the Park District's upcoming Vision 2020 Open House dates and give us your feedback! Under the Vision 2020 Plan, the Park District used your input to shape six potential projects. During the Open House, you'll have the opportunity to learn more about the six potential Vision 2020 large-scale projects and ask questions.

"Input from the community is the foundation of the Vision 2020 Plan," says Executive Director, Jim Rogers.

Posted: October 17, 2019

For the thirteenth 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.&n

Posted: October 16, 2019

At the Monday, October 14 Park Board meeting, members of the Elmhurst Garden Club presented a check to the District for $3,000, raised during the Garden Walk and Faire, held in July.

Posted: October 7, 2019

Elmhurst families had a crisp and clear fall morning to celebrate the reopening of Salt Creek Park on Saturday, October 5.

Posted: October 3, 2019

Addressing park drainage and standing water issues is a project Elmhurst Park District intends to tackle in 2020.

Posted: September 27, 2019

At the September 23, 2019 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners, the board approved a contract to purchase a 16-acre site located at 837 Riverside Drive as the potential

Posted: September 13, 2019

At the September 9 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners, staff presented the implementation plans and financial options for addressing Vision 2020 large-scale projects.

Posted: September 12, 2019

Come play with us at the newly redeveloped Salt Creek Park playground, where we'll have a grand reopening and ribbon cutting to celebrate on Saturday, October 5 at 10 a.m.

Posted: September 5, 2019

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced that Courts Plus is one of 25 winners in the 38th annual USTA Facility Awards program, which recognizes excellence in the constructio

Posted: September 5, 2019

Safety surfacing is being installed at Salt Creek Park playground this week! The park's redevelopment is expected to wrap up later this month.

Posted: August 30, 2019

At the August 26 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners, staff presented project plan updates related to Vision 2020, the District’s strategic and comprehensive master plan, w

Posted: August 30, 2019

At the August 26 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners, the Board made exciting progress on Vision 2020 as they unanimously approved a contract to purchase the Redeemer Cente

Posted: August 20, 2019

The Impact Dance Company and Tree Town Tappers represented Elmhurst Park District at the IAPD  (Illinois Association of Park Districts) “Park District Conservation Day” at the Illinois State F

Posted: August 20, 2019

At the August 12 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners, staff presented project plan updates related to Vision 2020, the District’s strategic and comprehensive master plan, w

Posted: August 16, 2019

Installation of new playground equipment at Salt Creek Park began this week.

Posted: August 15, 2019

Pickleball fans - get ready! The redevelopment of Crestview Park's courts began this week!

Posted: July 11, 2019

Thank-you to the Elmhurst Area Moms group for the adorable new lending library at Wagner Community Center! This little library will keep k

Posted: July 10, 2019

Back in March, new customer service standards were rolled out to all levels of staff at the Elmhurst Park District.

Posted: June 24, 2019

Construction on the trail connector at the intersection of Butterfield and Brush Hill Roads is now complete and the connector is open for use!

Posted: June 20, 2019

Playing pickleball in Elmhurst is about to get much easier. This summer, construction begins on six, dedicated pickleball courts in Elmhurst Park District’s Crestview Park.

Posted: June 20, 2019

Elmhurst Park District’s lifeguards are 5 stars, according to a recent audit from Starguard Elite.

Posted: June 17, 2019

The Park District's Salt Creek Park redevelopment project has begun.

Posted: June 7, 2019

The Berens Park east parking lot repaving project is currently underway. 

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