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 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 at the Illinois Association of Park Districts Best of the Best Awards Gala held on October 24.
Hobson Corner Park Splash Pad Resurface
Resurfacing of the Hobson Corner Park Splash Pad began on October 27 and will take approximately one week to complete, weather pending.
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.
Woodridge Park District Awarded $2.5 Million Grant for Athletic Recreation Center (ARC)
The Woodridge Park District has been awarded a $2.5 million dollar grant by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources for the development of the Districtís planned Athletic Recreation Center.
Coyote Sightings in Woodridge Area
Coyotes have been spotted throughout the village including parks and schools. Please be aware of the following tips:
Plan Commission Zoning Public Hearing for the Athletic Recreation Center
A public hearing was held at the Village of Woodridge Plan Commission meeting on October 7 to consider the Woodridge Park Districtís request for a special use permit to build the Athletic Recreation Center.
Splash Pad Closed for the Season
The Splash Pad at Hobson Corner Park is closed for the season.
Park District to Request Zoning Permit for Athletic Recreation Center (ARC)
A public hearing is scheduled for October 6 before the Plan Commission of the
Village of Woodridge to consider applications by the Woodridge Park District for building of the ARC.
Demolition of ARC Site in Progress
Demolition work of the ARC site, located at the northeast corner of Janes Avenue and 83rd Street, began on Tuesday, September 2.
Park Board Adopts Town Centre Master Plan
The Woodridge Park District Board of Park Commissioners officially adopted the proposed Town Centre Master Plan at the August 12, 2014 Regular Board Meeting.