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.
Woodridge Park District Finance Department Recognized for Its Financial Reporting For Third Consecutive Year
The Woodridge Park District was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial reports (CAFR).
Woodridge Town Centre Master Plan
The Village of Woodridge and Woodridge Park District are beginning the process of creating a Town Centre Master Plan and a community workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 29.
Local Families & Friends Clean Up Woodridge Parks
Over 300 volunteers braved through a cold day to help clean up Woodridge parks at the annual “Community Clean Up the Parks Day” on Saturday, April 13.
Tom Senne Recognized as the 2012 Coach of the Year
Tom Senne has coached the Woodridge Park District youth basketball and girls’ softball program since 2005.
Village of Woodridge Issues News Release on Property Acquisition Status
The Village of Woodridge issued a news release on February 19 stating, “After lengthy negotiations, the Village and the owners of the Janes Plaza Shopping Center located at the northeast corner of Janes Avenue and 83rd Street have been unable to come to terms on a fair market sales price for the property.
Woodridge Park District Staff Recognized with Industry Honors
At the year-end Midwest Institute of Parks meeting, the following WPD staff were recognized for their knowledge and dedication to the industry:
Local Organizations/Associations Support the Proposed ARC
Numbers of civic, social, and business organizations servicing the Woodridge Community have officially endorsed the proposed ARC project.
Prescribed Burns Scheduled for Numerous Parks This Spring
The Woodridge Park District will be conducting prescribed burns in numerous parks this spring. The burns will take place between February 6 and May 31, when weather conditions are suitable.
Nominate Your Favorite Coach for the Woodridge Park District Coach of the Year
Do you know a coach who went above and beyond last year? Nominate them for the 2012 Woodridge Park District Coach of the Year!
Village Greens Golf Course Updates Strategic Plan & Intergovernmental Lease Agreement
Pursuant to the Village of Woodridge's request, the Park District recently submitted a five-year Strategic Plan, which assesses the future viability of golf course operations.