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

Willow Recreation Center 2020

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

Regular park maintenance will continue through the winter season including the following; custodial, tree trimming and turf repairs.  Furthermore, park visitation hours will remain the same, however snow removal will only take place at South Ridge, Fabbrini and Black Bear Parks along with all district recreational facilities. 


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