Curbed Chicago: Work to begin on Bronzeville’s shimmering Williams Park fieldhouse

A new Chicago Park District fieldhouse is ready to break ground in Bronzeville’s Williams Park. 

Lawndale News: A Symbol of Hope

This Friday, the Special Olympics will join the Chicago Park District at a groundbreaking ceremony for the Eternal Flame of Hope, a permanent, 30-f

WCIU's The Jam: Registration for Spring Activities at Chicago Park District

The Chicago Park District's very own Maya Solis joined WCIU's The Jam host Jordan Cornette this morning to

ABC 7 Chicago: Spring Flower Show at Garfield Park Conservatory & Polar Adventure Days

AbC 7's Roz Varon visits the Garfield Park Conservatory's Spring Flower Showcase Hashtag No Filter for her Weekender Report and interviews

Haute Living: Maureen Smithe Of Walter E. Smithe Shares Her Chicago Favorites

Favorite Cultural Institution:  The Chicago Park District – the people and programs are so awesome.

WGN 9: Chicago Park District holds third annual Teen Opportunity Fair

More than 1000 teenagers and young adults came to Malcolm X College Saturday to learn about life-changing opportunities.

Fox 32: Park District Celebrates First-Ever "Girls Day of Play"

Fox 32 is live from Broadway Armory Park at this local celebration in recognition of the National Girls & Women in Sports Day.

CBS 2 News: Garfield Park Conservatory Provides Escape from Cold

The Garfield Park Conservatory uses a decades old system to create the ideal environment for their greenhouses.

ABC 7 News: Chicago 13-year-old makes U.S. women's wheelchair basketball team

An 8th grader is making Chicago Proud, becoming the youngest member of the 2018 U.S. 'She has the skills': Teen earns spot on U.S. women's wheelchair basketball team

During a championship wheelchair basketball game, the Chicago Skyhawks youth adaptive team was beating the competition by a massive lead.

January 2018 Chicago Park District Monthly eNewsletter

To see what's happening at a park near you this January.

WGN 9 News: Chicago teen vying for spot on U.S. women’s wheelchair basketball team

On an old court at Chicago Park District's Mann Park, a fresh face is breathing new life into the game of basketball.

ABC 7 Chicago: Registration for Winter Chicago Park District Programs Opens this Week

With winter around the corner, the Chicago Park District is opening registration for its winter park programs this week.

Chicago Sun-Times: Part of lakefront trail re-opens with separate bike/pedestrian lanes

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Sunday officially re-opened a section of lakefront path between North and Fullerton avenues that had been closed since May as

ABC 7 Chicago: Ground broken for new athletic facilities for Simeon HS in West Chatham Park

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and students from Simeon High School were on hand as ground was broken on new athletic facilities in West Chatham Park Monday mo

DNAinfo Chicago: Move Over 606, City Officials Break Ground On 312 RiverRun Trail

On Wednesday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the 312 RiverRun: three parks, connected by a single path that stretches for nearly 2 miles on the Chica

Clarendon Park Field House Renovations

Clarendon Park Field House Will Be Renovated With $4.6 Million In TIF Funds

WGN Team Building at Clark Park Boat House

A little team building for WGN early morning crew at Clark Park.

News Article: The best Chicago parks for every occasion

Chicago is home to more than 600 parks and beaches. No, that's not a typo.

6 Chicago Parks Families and Active Travelers Should Visit

Join locals playing year-round in their city parks.

228,000 Healthier Youth Through Local Parks and Rec

2017 marks the third anniversary of Commit to Health — NRPA's initiative aimed at implementing healthy eating and physical activity standar

In Chicago and Philadelphia, the Difference a Park Makes

Despite the bitter wind, Kim Wasserman showed me around La Villita Park.

DNAinfo Chicago: 'Adult Playground' Makes Chicago Debut In Burnham Park

Thanks to a generous donation by The Coca-Cola Company, residents of Chicago can now visit Burnham Park and enjoy a new fitness station tha