Park Projects

Follow along with improvements in and around the Park District.
Click on the following links to learn more!

Park / Playground Improvements

South Ridge Park Renovation
2019 Playground Updates – Highland Park
2019 Playground Updates – Willow & Community
2019 Park Updates – Birch Park
2018 Playground Updates – MacArthur & Armstrong

Conservation Projects

Controlled Burns
Natural Area Management

Facility Improvements

Ice Rink Renovation at the Triphahn Center



Free mulch is available now (May 22) at these local parks
Willow Recreation Center – 3600 Lexington Drive
Olmstead Park – 4500 Olmstead Drive
Fabrinni Park – 1704 Glen Lake Road

Bring your own containers and shovels. Mulch is available while the supply lasts.

Restrooms and Drinking Fountains

10/28/2019 Park restrooms and drinking fountains are closed for the winter. They will reopen in the spring.

Park Maintenance / Mowing

We appreciate your patience as our Parks Department is working hard to maintain our parks & fields around the unfortunate rain schedule we have had. All sites are scheduled to be regularly maintained and mowed when conditions are favorable while minimizing damage to our parks.


For further information, please contact Dustin Hugen at (847) 285-5465 or dhugen@heparks.org