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.
WPD Admin Office to Close Early on December 9
The Woodridge Park District Administrative Office will be closed on Friday, December 9, from 12:00 p.m. � 4:30 p.m. for in-service training.
Prescribed Burns Going on Now
The burns will take place between October 31 and April 30, when weather conditions are suitable.
Playground Surface Replacement Project Complete
Removal and replacement of the engineered wood fiber safety surface was completed at numerous parks this summer and fall.
$2.5MM Grant Reinstated to Fund Construction of Woodridge Park District�s Athletic Recreation Center
Funds will be used to construct the ARC Multi-Activity Court (MAC) as originally planned.
Asphalt Resealing Project Complete
Sealcoating applications were completed at eight park sites this summer.
New Sipley Playground Open for Play
Construction of the new playground at Sipley School was completed on July 19 and the park is now open for play!
Forest Glen Park Repair Work Complete
Forest Glen Park is open and ready for play! The main playground area at Forest Glen Park was closed April 25-May 5 while the surface was repaired by the playground manufacturer.
Community Clean Up the Parks Day Volunteers Collected 2,200 Gallons of Trash and 240 Gallons of Recyclables
225 people attended the annual Woodridge Park District Clean Up the Parks Day on Saturday, April 9.
Prescribed Burns Completed for Spring 2016
The Woodridge Park District and a hired outside contractor completed prescribed burns this spring at 11 locations throughout the district. This concludes the prescribed burn program for spring 2016.
District�s Finance Department Honored for Excellence in Financial Reporting
For the sixth consecutive year, the Woodridge Park District was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting.