Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: January 9, 2020

Update: 2020 – 2021 Rec Station Registration is postponed until further notice, continue to check this website and our

Posted: January 6, 2020

We're celebrating our 100th anniversary in 2020 and you're invited to join in the fun!

Posted: December 31, 2019

Elmhurst Park District’s Impact Dance Company attended the IRCA (Illinois Recreational Cheerleading Association) Cheer and Dance State Championship December 6-8 at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman

Posted: November 26, 2019

At the November 25, 2019 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners, the Board heard results of a voter survey conducted by aQity Research & Insights regarding the Distri

Posted: November 21, 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended one of Elmhurst Park District’s recent Vision 2020 Open Houses and offered feedback regarding the six large-scale projects.

Posted: November 21, 2019

On October 21, 2019 Park Board President Vince Spaeth, along with Executive Director Jim Rogers, gave the State of the Park District address to highlight 2019 accomplishments.

Posted: November 11, 2019

The Elmhurst Park District is looking for your input on the replacement of Eldridge Park's east playground, located along Spring Road. This playground will be updated during the summer of 2020.

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 11, 2019

TruGreen began annual fall broadleaf weed control applications on Monday, October 7 and work continues during the week of October 14.

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 4, 2019

TruGreen is scheduled to begin the annual fall broadleaf weed control applications on Monday, October 7, 2019.  Yard signs notifying patrons of the upcom

Posted: October 4, 2019

Elmhurst Park District invites you to attend the 4th annual “State of the Park District” address at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 21 in the Wilder Room at Wilder M

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