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.
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.
View Concept Plans and Provide Feedback at the Town Centre Open House
The Town Centre Master Plan Public Open House will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Monday, March 10 at Edgewood School.
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.
Open Houses Scheduled for Review of ARC Architectural Schematic Designs
Two open houses are scheduled in April to update residents and seek feedback on the architectural schematic design drawings and planning updates for the proposed Athletic Recreation Center (ARC).
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.
Kathy Nartnick Day
Village of Woodridge Mayor Gina Cunningham declared October 31 as "Kathy Nartnick Day".