(updated July 21, 2014)
Below is a list of current projects at the District's parks and facilities.
Circle Park - The Circle Park south parking lot is currently closed for striping and sealcoating.
Erie Park - No news to report.
Indian Lakes Park - The tennis court is currently closed for safety issues. It will be restored as part of the Park District's 2014-15 Capital Budget and Capital Asset Replacement Plan. The project is to be bid out in Summer 2014 with completion targeted for the Fall 2014. Other District tennis courts available are located at Stratford Park and Sunnyside Park.
Lakeview Park -The tennis courts are currently closed for upgrades and improvement as part of the Park District's 2014-15 Capital Budget and Capital Asset Replacement Plan. The project is to be bid out in Summer 2014 with completion targeted for the Fall 2014. Other District tennis courts available are located at Stratford Park and Sunnyside Park.
Leslie Park - No news to report.
Old Town Park - No news to report.
|Seasons Four Park Renovation|
Seasons Four Park -The Bloomingdale Park District invites residents to help select color schemes and activity panels for a planned replacement of the playground structures at Seasons Four Park. The open house is scheduled for 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., July 29 in the Community Room of the Johnston Recreation Center, 172 S. Circle Ave., in Bloomingdale. Plans for the new play structures will be on display. Parents are encouraged to bring children and come at any time during the open house. No formal presentation will be given.
Springfield Park - Accessibility issues such as proper signage and striping of parking spaces also has begun as part of the Park District's ADA Transition Plan. Pizzo & Associates continue stewardship of the wetlands with periodic visits.
Stratford Park - The parking lot was sealcoated and ADA signage and striping has been brought up to current ADA standards. Shade strucures were put up over the Stratford West ballpark with help from the BBSA.
Sunnyside Park - The paths between the sidewalk and the basketball court, and the paths between the sidewalk and tennis courts have been repaired. A fully-accessible Porta-John has been added to the park.
Tompkins Park - The player bench on the south field is to be replaced soon.
Tuttle Park - No news to report.
Westlake Park - The new, accessible fishing pier is open for us. The pier still has some minor adjustments to become fully current with the District's ADA Transition Plan. The pier will be finalized in Summer 2014.
The Oasis Water Park - The Oasis Water Park is open!
|New path to Marklund Children's home|
Johnston Recreation Center -An accessible path (photo to right) from Marklund Children's home to the Johnston Recreation Center is currently under construction.
Westfield Gymnasium - The Westfield parking lot will be closed Monday and Tuesday, June 30 and July 1, for asphalt repairs. It will still be ok to walk through the lot, with caution, to access the gym.
For questions or concerns on any of the above, contact Director Parks & Planning Joe Potts at (630) 529-3650 or firstname.lastname@example.org.