Chicago Park District Cuts Ribbon on New Welles Park Nature Play Space

An open play space, full of hidden nooks, climbing challenges and buzzing wildlife to open on June 16 

Chicago Park District to Unveil New Public Art Exhibit on the Former Steel Works Site at Steelworkers Park on June 16

Public art installation depicts how industry and humans shaped Chicago’s Southeast Side

Mayor Emanuel Breaks Ground on New Fieldhouse and Community Center at Williams Park

New Facility to Include Half-Court Gymnasium and Multi-Purpose Rooms for Art and Exercise

Chicago Park District Amends Drinking Water Program to Stress Safety and Efficiency

The Chicago Park District today announced the outdoor drinking water fountains are in the process of being turned on for the 2018 season.

Chicago Park District Opens Grant Applications for the Nature Play Initiative

Applications are due June 1st for a grant of up to $10,000 to build and support nature play spaces  

ComEd, Chicago Park District Ready to “Switch on Summer” with Annual Event at Buckingham Fountain

Celebrate warmer months ahead with live entertainment, family-friendly activities

Building on Burnham 2.0: Chicago Park District Superintendent Michael P. Kelly

Chicago Park District Superintendent Michael P.

Mayor Emanuel and Alderman O'Shea Break Ground on Community Investments Across the South West Side

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and 19th Ward Alderman Matt O’Shea today joined Chicago Park District, Chicago Public Schools and the Public Building Co