17 May 2012

Chicago Summerfest In Lincoln Park!

Chicago Summerfest attracts over 25,000 attendees to Lincoln Park each year with live music, great food and drink, and a fantastic family area with activities for kids of all ages.

Chicago Summerfest is located one of Chicago Park District’s prime locations at 2045 N. Lincoln Park West, at Clark Street and Armitage.

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03 Jun 2011

Emanuel pulls credit cards from city agencies

Mayor Rahm Emanuel today ordered the Chicago Park District, Chicago Housing Authority and other city agencies to stop using credit cards after a preliminary review revealed some employees used them to pay off red-light camera tickets and pay for gifts…

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03 May 2011

Livin’ is easy for raccoons along lakefront

Apparently raccoons like hanging out along the lakefront too. More and more of the animals are showing up at harbors, drawn by food scraps from garbage cans and well-intentioned visitors, according to Chicago Park District officials.

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03 May 2011

Lakefront raccoons called public safety issue

The Sun-Times reports: An infestation of racoons along the lakefront has become a public safety issue, according to the Chicago Park District. About 120 have been trapped between Belmont and Montrose harbors on the North Side as well as near the ha…

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03 May 2011

Park District: Raccoons infesting lakefront

Raccoons are infesting the lakefront. The Chicago Park District says they’re living under docks, ransacking boats and acting aggressively toward people.

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26 Apr 2011

SMG wins contract to operate McCormick Place

The two-way competition to privately run McCormick Place was  won by the dominant industry player whose sports and entertainment division has operated Soldier Field for the Chicago Park District since 1994.

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21 Apr 2011

Farmers market eyed for Grant Park

Bensidoun USA — the same company that operates a French Market in the Ogilvie Transportation Center — is in negotiations with the Chicago Park District to manage a seasonal farmers market along Michigan Avenue near the south end of the park.

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03 Apr 2011

Chicago summer camp registration opens Monday

FOX Chicago reports: Online registration for Chicago Park District summer camps opens Monday at 9 a.m.

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