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Commissioners and Professionals in the News
Friday, July 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NISRA manager receives national recognition »
NISRA manager receives national recognition As part of the National Parks and Recreation Month celebration, 52 professi...
Wednesday, July 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Northbrook Park District Board Announces 2020-2021 Officers »
Northbrook Park District Board Announces 2020-2021 Officers A tradition of community pride and passion for public ser...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Re-elected President Says Park District's Future Is 'Strong' »
Re-elected President Says Park District's Future Is 'Strong' The Plainfield Park District decided on its leadership t...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
‘My New Mask’: Mundelein Park District Manager Writes Pandemic Book For Kids »
‘My New Mask’: Mundelein Park District Manager Writes Pandemic Book For Kids A marketing manager at the Mundelein Park...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Visionary' Elk Grove parks leader Jack Claes dies at 96 »
'Visionary' Elk Grove parks leader Jack Claes dies at 96 Jack Claes grew up in New Jersey, captivated by views of the...
Thursday, May 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mundelein Park District selects Lake Bluff park director as new leader »
Mundelein Park District selects Lake Bluff park director as new leader The Mundelein Park and Recreation District ha...
Friday, May 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mundelein Park District board welcomes new executive director »
Mundelein Park District board welcomes new executive director The Mundelein Park & Recreation District's Board...
Wednesday, April 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
New chief for Mundelein Park & Recreation District »
New chief for Mundelein Park & Recreation District  The Mundelein Park & Recreation District has named...
Friday, April 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Naperville Park District honors Chuck Papanos and Carl Schnibben »
Naperville Park District honors Chuck Papanos and Carl Schnibben   Several months ago, two staff members of the N...
Thursday, March 19, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bloomingdale Park District Commissioner named chairman-elect of Statewide Association for Parks »
Bloomingdale Park District Commissioner named chairman-elect of Statewide Association for Parks Mike Vogl, a commissi...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rolling Meadows park director wraps up career spanning 39 years »
Rolling Meadows park director wraps up career spanning 39 year s One common trait of Rolling Meadows' old and new park...
Thursday, March 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Oregon Park District Executive Director Named 2020 Chair of Illinois Park & Recreation Association »
Oregon Park District Executive Director Named 2020 Chair of Illinois Park & Recreation Association The Illinois P...
Monday, March 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mundelein Park's Commissioner Receives State Honor »
Mundelein Park's Commissioner Receives State Honor  Wally Frasier, Mundelein Park & Recreation District Bo...
Monday, March 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bloomingdale Park commissioner named chairman-elect of statewide parks association »
Bloomingdale Park commissioner named chairman-elect of statewide parks association   Mike Vogl, commissioner of...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Buffalo Grove Park District President Elected Chairman of Leading Statewide Association for Parks »
Buffalo Grove Park District President Elected Chairman of Leading Statewide Association for Parks Adriane Johnson,...
Friday, February 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hoffman Estates Park District Commissioner is Vice-Chairman of Statewide Association »
Hoffman Estates Park District Commissioner is Vice-Chairman of Leading Statewide Association for Parks Ron Evans, C...
Wednesday, February 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mancino lauded as he presides over his final Hawthorn Woods village board meeting »
Mancino lauded as he presides over his final Hawthorn Woods village board meeting Longtime Hawthorn Woods Mayor Joe...
Tuesday, February 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mundelein's Ortega named to Illinois Association of Park Districts' board »
Mundelein's Ortega named to Illinois Association of Park Districts' board Jesse Ortega, president of the Mundelein...
Friday, February 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Curran named "Legislator of the Year" by park districts »
Curran named "Legislator of the Year" by park districts  Citing his legislative support for parks and recreati...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Naperville Park District's Brad Wilson receives Community Impact Award »
Naperville Park District's Brad Wilson receives Community Impact Award  On Jan. 24, Brad Wilson, Director of R...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Warrenville Park District Commissioner Colin Wilkie receives statewide recognition for board service »
Warrenville Park District Commissioner Colin Wilkie receives statewide recognition for board service Colin Wilkie,...
Friday, December 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arlington Heights Park District hires Bloomingdale's parks executive director »
Arlington Heights Park District hires Bloomingdale's parks executive director Bloomingdale Park District Executive D...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Passing of Past Woodridge Park Commissioner Fred Hohnke »
Passing of Past Woodridge Park Commissioner Fred Hohnke It's with a very heavy heart and extreme sadness to notif...
Friday, October 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
What a restoration ecologist does at the Lake County Forest Preserves »
What a restoration ecologist does at the Lake County Forest Preserves An interview with Matt Ueltzen, a restoration...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Park District Chief Explains Challenges »
Park District Chief Explains Challenges What people don't understand, people don't value. 
Monday, September 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joliet Park District Appoints Brad Staab As Executive Director »
Joliet Park District Appoints Brad Staab As Executive Director The Joliet Park Board of Commissioners is pleased to...
Tuesday, August 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Buffalo Grove charity softball game renamed in Drazner's honor »
Buffalo Grove charity softball game renamed in Drazner's honor The annual charity softball game that serves as the un...
Tuesday, August 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Matt Lulich retires after 29 years as park board attorney »
Matt Lulich retires after 29 years as park board attorney Matthew Lulich bid good-bye to the Homewood-Flossmoor Park...
Monday, August 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Naperville Park District's Jackie Gonzalez receives aquatics award »
Naperville Park District's Jackie Gonzalez receives aquatics award The Association of Aquatic Professionals has named...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Former longtime Hanover Park Park District director dies at 74 »
Former longtime Hanover Park Park District director dies at 74 Larry Wheeler, who served as director of the Hanover...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Niles Park Board seeks to fill vacancy following president’s resignation »
Niles Park Board seeks to fill vacancy following president’s resignation The Niles Park District is seeking applic...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coloma Township names new director »
Coloma Township names new director Former park director Jedidiah Johnson resigned in April after being in his positio...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hoffman Estates Park District appoints new commissioner »
Hoffman Estates Park District appoints new commissioner Hoffman Estates, Illinois, July 16, 2019. During a Special B...
Monday, July 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Former Glenview Park District Commissioner Judy Beck dead at 77, remembered as ‘a pillar for the com »
Former Glenview Park District Commissioner Judy Beck remembered as ‘a pillar for the community’ Longtime Glenview Par...
Wednesday, June 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lake Bluff Park District Commissioner Trains at Statewide Seminar »
Lake Bluff Park District Commissioner Trains at Statewide Seminar Emily Lane, commissioner of the Lake Bluff Park Di...

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