Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: May 20, 2019

Serving as a volunteer board member for a local unit of government can seem intimidating to some, but for Patricia Morissette-Moll, it became a passion.

Posted: May 18, 2019

The Park Board emphasized the importance of safety and the ability to improve access to the Salt Creek Greenway Trail at the May 13 Park Board meeting, where they approved providing a letter of sup

Posted: May 15, 2019

Progress on the Salt Creek Greenway Trail connector continues. This week, permanent sheet piling is being installed.

Posted: May 15, 2019

A resolution honoring Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art was unanimously passed at the Monday, May 14, 2019 Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners meeting.

Posted: May 14, 2019

The Park District is looking forward to an amazing summer at the pools with expanded hours and new amenities!

Posted: May 7, 2019

During the March 11, 2019 Park Board Meeting, board members approved plans for the redevelopment of Salt Creek Park Playground.

Posted: April 25, 2019

Elmhurst Park District’s Vision 2020 project helped to shape the future of park and recreation services in Elmhurst as a direct result of community feedback obtained in 2016 and 2017.

Posted: April 22, 2019

In honor of Earth Day, Elmhurst Park District staff visited the future home of Elmhurst’s first dog park to do a site clean-up.

Posted: April 22, 2019

Progress on the Salt Creek Greenway trail connector has officially begun.

Posted: April 12, 2019

The Berens Sled Hill regrading project is underway. Please see the tentative construction schedule. The contractor is targeting to complete the job on or before April 26.

Posted: April 11, 2019

While we all anxiously await springtime weather in Chicago, we’re kicking off a few very eventful weekends.

Posted: April 3, 2019

In 2017, as part of the Elmhurst Park District’s Vision 2020 plan, the District acquired 0S762 Old York Road for the future development of the District’s first dog park.

Posted: March 29, 2019

• April 1 – April 30, 2019:  Applications are available at the Wagner Center and on our website at www.epd.org.  Go to “Programs” then “Rec Station Before & After School Care.” 

Posted: March 29, 2019

This past weekend, a number of athletes on the Elmhurst Park District’s Boys USAG team competed at the State Championship in Chicago.

Posted: March 27, 2019

Elmhurst Park District has a new team participating in the Relay for Life of Elmhurst, Addison, Lombard and Villa Park this year called "Elmhurst Park District Dancing for a Cure" and we want you t

Posted: February 27, 2019

Last month in front of peers from park districts across the state, Elmhurst Park Board President Vince Spaeth and Executive Director Jim Rogers accepted the Distinguished Accreditation award, an in

Posted: February 11, 2019

The Elmhurst Park District has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA

Posted: February 4, 2019

Elmhurst Park District's Impact Dance Company provided performances for halftime at the Elmhurst College Women’s and Men’s Basketball games on Saturday, January 26.

Posted: February 4, 2019

In 2017, the Board acquired 0S762 Old York Road for the future development of the District’s first dog park.

Posted: January 29, 2019

WEATHER-RELATED CLOSING UPDATE

Posted: January 22, 2019

Elmhurst Park District is busy preparing the Spring Brochure and is looking forward to the upcoming season.

Posted: January 17, 2019

Last fall, the Park District conducted a survey of pool pass and pool punch card holders to gain feedback on pool amenities and insight into how the Park District could improve the pool goers’ expe

Posted: December 27, 2018

Registration is now open for winter kids programming at Courts Plus. The facility offers many opportunities for kids of all ages to keep moving this winter.

Posted: December 17, 2018

On Monday, October 1, 2018, Park Board President Vince Spaeth and Executive Director Jim Rogers gave the 2018 State of the Park District address. The presentation aimed to provide a current look at District projects, accomplishments and future plans, with a specific emphasis this year on the Vision 2020 progress and resulting plans.

Posted: December 13, 2018

Elmhurst Park District’s Impact Dance Company attended the Illinois Recreational Cheer Association 2018 Cheer and Dance State Championship on Sunday, December 9, at Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates,

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