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 Receives "Exceptional Workplace" Award
The Illinois Parks and Recreation Association (IPRA) awarded the Woodridge Park District with the "Exceptional Workplace" award at the IPRA Annual Conference.
New Ice Skating Rinks at Orchard Hill Park Are Now Open for the Winter Season
The portable ice rinks at Orchard Hill Park are now open daily from 9:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. One rink is designated for ice hockey use and the second for family open skate. Rules for each rink are posted at the park.
Changes to Park Rental Reservations
A new park rental fee schedule applies to 2015 reservations.
Winter/Spring Activity Guides
Winter/spring activity guides were delivered December 5-8 and registration is underway.
Three Days to Save $10 on Woodridge Soccer Association Spring Registration
The WPD Community Center will host early bird registration for the WSA 2015 spring soccer program on the following dates:
Superintendent of Planning & Development Receives Certified Park and Recreation Professional Status
Congrats to Jenny Knitter, WPD Superintendent of Planning & Development, for recently completing and passing the National Recreation Professional Associationís Certified Park & Recreation Professional examination.
Village of Woodridge Approves Zoning for the Athletic Recreation Center
The Village of Woodridge officially approved the Woodridge Park Districtís zoning petition for the ARC project.
Woodridge Park District and Village of Woodridge Recognized with Intergovernmental Cooperation Award
The Woodridge Park District was one of four agencies in the state to be recognized with the Intergovernmental Cooperation Award.
Hobson Corner Park Splash Pad Resurface Complete
Resurfacing of the Hobson Corner Park Splash Pad began on October 27 and was completed on October 29.
Prescribed Burns To Be Conducted through April
The Woodridge Park District will conduct prescribed burns at several parks and properties this fall and upcoming spring.