Chicago Park District Breaks Ground on a New Fieldhouse at Jackie Robinson Park; Project Marks Pivotal Investment in Washington Heights Community

On Saturday, June 29th at 10 a.m., the Chicago Park District broke ground on a new fieldhouse in Jackie Robinson Park, 10540 S. Morgan.

Chicago Park District Rehabilitates, Cuts the Ribbon on the Iowa Building in Jackson Park

Historic city building repurposed as a picnic shelter for the Hyde Park community

The Chicago Park District, Alderman Ray Lopez, the Chicago Fire Foundation, the Kellyn Acosta Foundation Gather June 26 to Cut Ribbon at Gage Park Turf Soccer Field

Chicago Park District General Superintendent & CEO Rosa Escareno will join 15th Ward Alderman Ray Lopez, Chicago Fire FC President of Business

It's Going to Be a Hot One This Summer! Just in Time For the Official Start of Summer, All Chicago Park District Pools Will Open 6-Days a Week

HUMBOLDT PARK BEACH, INDOOR AND OUTDOOR POOLS, AND WATER PLAYGROUNDS OPEN FOR THE SEASON ON JUNE 17, ONE WEEK EARLIER THAN IN 2023

Chicago Park District Announces First-ever Gender Inclusive Policies, Practices, and Other Improvements to Support Members of the LGBTQIA+ Community and to Create a More Inclusive Park System

District launches new Gender Diversity Policy, DEI priorities, updates and strengthens employee trainings, hosts inclusive events, and make

Humboldt Park Beach Reopens After a 4-Year Hiatus on June 17

CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT FULLY STAFFS HUMBOLDT PARK BEACH AND ALLOCATES RESOURCES TO REACTIVATE THE INLAND BEACH AND OFFER MORE COMMUNITY SWIM

Sueños Music Festival Kicked Off a Vibrant Summer Season of Special Events in the Parks

Park District special events support Chicago’s economy and generates $21 million in permit revenue invested back to maintain park programs

UPDATE [4/11/24]: Winnemac Park Park Improvements

Project went to out to bid (4/11/24), which starts the process of soliciting contractor proposals for construction. 

UPDATE [3/13/24]: Winnemac Park Park Improvements

UPDATE [3/13/24]: Winnemac Park Park Improvements 

New Touhy-Herbert Improvement Featuring a Welcoming 'Gateway' and Renovations to Baseball Fields will be Announced at Community Meeting

The public is invited to view the proposed concept for the water spray feature

Midway Plaisance and Jackson Parks Construction Updates to be Provided at Virtual Community Meeting on March 6

The public is invited to learn about upcoming park enhacements

Chicago Park District Presents Cornell Square Park Improvements at Community Meeting on February 29

The historically preserved fieldhouse, built in 1905, will receive enhacements focused on restoring the park as a vital resource for the co

Chicago Park District Board Approves the Intergovernmental Transfer of Resources for Park Investment; Authorizes Contracts for Security and Landscape Services

Park District and Board honored recent retirees for the years of service to the parks and citizens of Chicago

Designs for Jackie Robinson Park Fieldhouse to be Presented to Community During Upcoming Virtual Meeting on January 17 at 6 pm

New fieldhouse will offer much-needed spaces to meet growing demand for indoor programming in the Washington Heights Community

Restoration Project Begins at Kiwanis Park

PLANNED IMPROVEMENTS TO SHORELINE STABILIZATION AND RIVER ACCESS

Chicago Park District Board Hears Presentation on the 2024 Proposed Budget, Approves Contract for Major Renovations to Fieldhouse in Belmont Cragin Community and Extends Management Contract for Park Golf Facilities

Park District and Board celebrate the Go Run program and its impact on encouraging residents of all walks of life to embrace running and he

Major Restoration Project to Enhance Accessibility at Blackhawk Park

Planned improvements to comprehensively address small-scale projects

Chicago Park District’s 2024 Budget Recommendations Invest in Community to Bolster Equity & Accessibility

Highlights include the launch of a robust strategic planning process, support for families, increased investment in youth opportunities, an

Update on Temporary Bridge at Jackson Park’s Phoenix Garden

In an effort to keep the stroll path accessible and open during our spring, summer, and early fall seasons, when thousands visit the Japanese Garde