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.
Three Days to Save $10 on Woodridge Soccer Association Fall Registration
The Woodridge Park District Community Center, 2600 Center Drive, will host early bird registration for the Woodridge Soccer Association 2014 fall soccer program on the following dates:
Prescribed Burns To Be Conducted through May 31
The Woodridge Park District will conduct prescribed burns at several parks and properties this spring.
Woodridge Town Centre Open House Held on March 10th a Success
On Monday, March 10th, an Open House was held to provide Woodridge residents the opportunity to view and comment on three alternative Town Centre concept plans.
Jim Mackowiak Named the Woodridge Park District Coach of the Year
Congratulations to Jim Mackowiak, the Woodridge Park District's 2013 Coach of the Year.
District Submits for $2.5MM Illinois Park and Recreational Facility Construction (PARC) Grant Application
Governor Patrick Quinn recently announced the release of $25MM for the Illinois Park and Recreational Facility Construction grant program, which the District applied for to partially fund the ARC project.
Download the Rainout Line App for Daily Information on Ice Skating Conditions
Ice skating will be available at Lake Carleton, Ide's Grove West, and Rosewood Pond across from Echo Point Park.
Park Board Approves Architect & Construction Manager for ARC
The Woodridge Park District Board of Park Commissioners recently approved contract agreements with Williams Architects and Corporate Construction Services to provide construction management services for the design and construction of the proposed Athletic Recreation Center.
Village Passes Ordinance Authorizing Settlement Agreement Reached in Aquisition of Janes Plaza Shopping Center
The Village of Woodridge Board passed an ordinance on December 12th authorizing the approval of a settlement agreement for the acquisition of the Janes Plaza Shopping Center located at the northeast corner of Janes Avenue and 83rd Street.
Recreation Coordinator Selected as Public Employee of the Year
Angie McGrath was recognized as the Public Employee of the Year at the Village of Woodridge Community Recognition dinner.
Woodridge Park District Staff Offers a Helping Hand in Washington, IL
During Thanksgiving week, four Woodridge Park District employees joined forces with other Illinois park district volunteers to help the Washington Park District and the City of Washington, IL in their clean-up of the debris left from the November 17th tornado.