Board of Commissioners

 

The Park District is governed by a Board of Park District Commissioners composed of seven members. The President of the Board is elected from among its members for a two year term. The Secretary and Treasurer of the District are appointed by the Board. The Park District employs a full-time Executive Director of Parks and Recreation and other Department Heads for the administration, programming and maintenance of park facilities. The district also has membership and participates in the activities of State and National Professional Park Organizations.

West Chicago Board of Park Commissioners Policy

 

Public Participation Policy

The Commissioners and Staff of the West Chicago Park District invite you, your family and your friends to join in our programs and enjoy our parks and facilities throughout West Chicago. The West Chicago Park District has been serving the community for over 40 years. The Park District strives to maintain a balanced mix of programs and facilities to provide quality recreation for all ages. Leisure activities, and the positive use of leisure time make us all happier and enriches our lives, no matter how old or young we are. Whether you walk in the park, participate in a sport or enjoy a community special event, we hope you will benefit from the experience. We at the West Chicago Park District work hard to provide something for everyone. If we have not included your favorite activity, or you are interested in sharing your recreational skills with others, please let us know. We are here to serve your needs.

Meet Our Commissioners

Frank Lenertz

Park Commissioner

President

Elected April 2019

(6 year term)

Tony Zaputil

Park Commissioner
Vice President

Elected April 2017

(6 year term)

Reginald Bass

Park Commissioner

Elected April 2019

(6 year term)

Ken Driscoll

Park Commissioner

Appointed January 2020

(2 year unexpired term)

Rick Spencer

Park Commissioner

Assistant Treasurer

Elected April 2017

(6 year term)

Scott Turney

Park Commissioner

Appointed July 2019

(2 year unexpired term)

Courtney Voelz

Park Commissioner

Assistant Secretary

Elected April 2015

(6 year term)

Mission Statement

 

"Creating an enhanced quality of life through effective programs, progressive facilities and preservation of parks and natural resources in a fiscally responsible manner"

                                                 West Chicago Park District Board Of Commissioners, May 12, 2015

Contact the Commissioners

 

commissioners@we-goparks.org

Meetings

 

Regular Meeting of the Board of Park Commissioners

The Board of Park Commissioners of the West Chicago Park District hold their regular monthly meeting every first and/or second Tuesday of the month at the ARC Center (unless noted otherwise), 201 W. National Street, West Chicago, IL beginning at 6:00 p.m. (unless noted otherwise) This meeting is open to the public and includes Public Participation on the Agenda. Check below for current meeting schedule. 

 

Committee of the Whole Meetings

The Committee of the Whole hold their monthly meeting every first Tuesday of the month at the ARC Center, 201 W. National Street, West Chicago, IL beginning at 6:00 p.m. There is no July or August Committee of the Whole Meeting. This meeting is open to the public and includes Public Participation on the Agenda.
NOTE: Meeting topics are subject to change.

 

2020 Meeting Schedule

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January 14, 2020    

February 11, 2020

March 10, 2020

March 28, 2020*

April 14, 2020

May 12, 2020

May 19, 2020*

June 9, 2020

July 14, 2020

August 11, 2020

September 8, 2020

September 15, 2020*

October 13, 2020

October 24, 2020*

November 10, 2020

November 17, 2020*

December 8, 2020

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Agenda/Packet        January 7, 2020

February 4, 2020

March 3, 2020

April 7, 2020

May 5, 2020

June 2, 2020

September 1, 2020

October 6, 2020

November 3, 2020

December 1, 2020

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Freedom of Information Act Requests

 

General Use Ordinance

Public Notice

In accordance with the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act, the West Chicago Park District ("Park District") has made a determination of the prevailing rates of wages to be paid to laborers, mechanics and other workers employed in public works projects for the Park District. The Park District has determined that the prevailing rates of wages are the wage rates for DuPage County, as determined by the Illinois Department of Labor. You may view the prevailing wage rates here:  https://www2.illinois.gov/idol/Laws-Rules/CONMED/Pages/Rates.aspx 

Call us: 

630.231.9474

 

E-mail us:

info@we-goparks.org

Visit us: 

ARC Center hours

Mon-Fri  5:30am-9:30pm

Sat-Sun  7:00am-7:00pm

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