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Village Council approves plans for the Park District Family Recreation Center and Park!

Village Council approves plans for the Park District Family Recreation Center and Park! At the April 24, 2017 meeting, the Village Council of Forest Park approved the Park District’s plans to develop the former Roos Property into a Family Recreation… Read more

Roos Development Projects receives the go ahead from Plan Commission

On Monday, February 6, 2017  the Village of Forest Park's  Plan Commission gave the green light to the Park District's Roos Development Project. The project now will head to the Village Council for final approval in the next few months.… Read more

Roos Development Project to appear before Village Plan Commission

The Village of Forest Park has placed the Park District of Forest Park on the agenda of the Plan Commission meeting set for Monday, February 6, 2017. Plans for the highly anticipated Roos Development Project will presented at the meeting. Those… Read more

EPA grant

The Park District of Forest Park will apply for a U.S. EPA Brownsfield Grant in December 2015 for environmental cleanup and deconstruction of the "Roos Property". The public may view the draft Analysis of the Brownsfield Cleanup Alternativies (APCA) report,… Read more

OSLAD grant

On January 2nd , Governor Quinn announced that 75 park and recreation agencies throughout the State of Illinois will receive a total of $26,072,000 in OSLAD grants for FY15. The Park District of Forest Park will receive a $400,000 OSLAD… Read more

Power Play! Grant Awarded

The Park District of Forest Park was recently awarded a 2016 Power Play! Grant from the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD). This grant will assist the Park District in implementing a model program that focuses on health, nutrition and… Read more

Park Development Updates

Information regarding the Park Development Project can be found here. Please click on this link for the latest news, concept plans and survey information. Read more

The Park District of Forest Park Foundation

The Park District of Forest Park Foundation (PDOFPF) was formed in 2013.  A 501(c) 3 not for profit organization, PDOFPF solicits support for the Park District of Forest Park through volunteerism, gifts and grants, memberships, and planned giving opportunities. A… Read more