September 19, 2017 – The Woodridge Park District is hosting an open house for residents to stop by, review, and discuss with Park District staff the proposed improvements for 83rd Street Park, a 2.2 acre park site located immediately west of Sipley School and owned by Woodridge Park District. The 83rd Street Park conceptual plan open house is scheduled for Tuesday, October 3rd from 7:00-8:00 pm at Sipley School gym.
The 83rd Street Park conceptual master plan features include: a 30’x40′ picnic shelter with picnic tables, accessible pathways linking site amenities (regional bike path, shelter, baseball field, school, playground, etc.), improvements to the existing baseball field, open lawn space with soccer field, benches, waste receptacles, drinking fountain, entrance sign, and extensive landscape enhancements.
Baseball improvements will include accessible covered dugouts, accessible spectator spaces, accessible walks from both the Park District and Sipley School parking lots, fence/backstop fabric replacement, and new team benches.