The West Chicago Park District was established in 1972 and since has been committed to creating an enhanced quality of life through effective programs, progressive facilities and preservation of parks and natural resources. The District maintains over 400 acres including Reed-Keppler Park known as “the heart of the community” that houses the state of the art ARC Center, The Treehouse, Turtle Splash Water Park, Keppler Academy Preschool, ZONE250, two dog parks, skate park, picnic shelters, multiple sports fields, playgrounds, bike trails, path system and a nature sanctuary. Highly committed to creating a healthier community as a core member of the Healthy West Chicago initiative. The ever evolving District will be expanding its offerings with “Toucan’s Hideaway” a new adventure playground along with a splash pad at Turtle Splash.
We are West Chicago Park District - innovative, dedicated, focused, creating community, achieving better results, impacting lives, ever evolving, moving forward, Here We-Go!
"Creating an enhanced quality of life through effective programs, progressive facilities and preservation of parks and natural resources in a fiscally responsible manner"
Our administrative offices are located inside of the ARC Center at 201 W. National Street, West Chicago, IL
Administrative hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The administrative offices will be closed on New Year’s Day, President's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve.
We offer the following services to the public at our Administrative Office (please call ahead for Notary and Voter Registration):
Notary ($1.00 per notarized page