Press Releases from Woodridge Park District
Discover what's new at the Woodridge Park District. Stop by on a regular basis to get the most recent information regarding park district news, events, and programs. You will also find our most recent publications, a photo gallery, and project updates.
Seven Bridges Park Playground Now Open
The playground at Seven Bridges Park was closed July 22-28 in order to replace the playground surfacing and is now open.
ARC Construction Contracts Approved
The WPD Board of Park Commissioners recently approved all remaining construction projects for the ARC project.
Athletic Recreation Center Project Status
Construction related to site improvements for the Athletic Recreation Center continues but has been hampered by continuous inclement weather and unsuitable soils issues.
A Message to Park District Program Parents/Guardians
Nothing is more important to the Woodridge Park District than making sure that children and families who benefit from our programming can do so in a safe, healthy environment. It is a responsibility that we take very seriously. Thatís why we wanted to share information with you regarding an arrest of a former Park District employee.
Splash Pad is Open for the Season
The Hobson Corner Park Splash Pad opened for the season on Saturday, May 23.
Girls Scouts Build Butterfly Garden at Village Greens Golf Course
Girl Scout Troop 51277 in Woodridge earned the Bronze Award, the highest award for Girl Scout Juniors, for their recent butterfly garden project at Village Greens of Woodridge.
Woodridge Park District Recognized For Recycling Efforts
USAgain awarded the Woodridge Park District a Certificate of Sustainability for recycling 891 pounds of sneakers in 2014.
Prescribed Burns To Be Conducted through April
The Woodridge Park District will continue to conduct prescribed burns in parks and properties this spring.
Finance Department Recognized for Fifth Consecutive Year
The Woodridge Park District was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report.
Governor Rauner Suspends $2.5 Million PARC Grant
The Woodridge Park District received official notice from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources suspending the PARC grant previously awarded to the District in October 2014.