The Board of Commissioners was presented a Discussion Document from the Synthetic Turf Sub Committee on the idea of installing synthetic turf on both ball field infields (boys baseball and girls softball) in Keystone Park East. Each infield is approximately 1/4 acre in size. This docu
Come and admire River Forest’s new lighthouse in Memorial Park, at the corner of Lake and Monroe. This work of art titled ‘Eye Wonder’ was designed by River Forest resident Lisa Birmingham and presented by The Chicago Lighthouse (chicagolighthouse.org). This is one of the 51 l
Please join us in welcoming new Athletic Manager, Mitch Bunkofske. Mitch is originally from Somonauk, IL. He graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in Sports Management. He comes to the Park District after working 5 years for the YMCA in both Illinois an
Nomination papers for Park Commissioner (two to be elected) are now available at the Park District Administrative Office, 401 Thatcher Avenue, from 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Petitions may be circulated beginning September 18, 2018. The Park District
The River Forest Park District administration offices will close on Friday, September 7 at 1:00pm for a staff meeting.
The River Forest Park District would like to welcome new Platform Tennis Pro Laura Berendt. Laura is currently ranked #12 in the nation, with partner Alison Morgan. Here are a few of her other accomplishments and credentials: 2018 winner of the Hinsdale Women’s Challenge Illino
The River Forest Park District is accepting written proposals for the painting of the exterior of The Depot until 4:00pm, August 7, 2018. Proposals should be submitted at The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue, River Forest. Click here for the Request for Proposal.
The phone lines have been transferred back to The Depot and are once again operational.
We are moving back into The Depot! Our administration offices will be closed Thursday, June 28. Our phone lines will be down June 28 to July 10. During this time, Park District staff can be contacted by email. Click here for a list of staff email addresses.