Board Meetings

Board Meeting Details

The Board meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm, and the fourth Thursday of each month (with the exception of November and December due to holidays), at 6:30 p.m. The full calendar year schedule can be found here. Please note that meeting dates and times are subject to change due to special circumstances (holidays, state and national conferences, etc.)

The current location of both meetings is at Fort Hill Activity Center, located at 20 Fort Hill Drive, unless otherwise noted, scheduled in the multipurpose room(s); the public is invited to attend.

Regular board meetings are livestreamed and may be viewed via the Park District’s YouTube channel.

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Previous board meeting agendas and minutes can be accessed here. Older archived meetings are available upon request request by contacting Board Secretary Bridget Tuft at

Public Comment

“Matters from the Public” is a permanent agenda item, providing the opportunity for public comment on Park District operations. The board receives public comment regarding non-agenda topics in person, via email, or via voice message left before the scheduled start time of the meeting. Emailed or phoned in comments must be directed to Bridget Tuft, Board Secretary, at or at 630-848-3502. Comments will be read aloud or played for up to 3 minutes per speaker. Comments regarding an agenda topic will be allowed upon consideration of that item prior to board discussion using the same procedure.

Committee Meetings

The board committees on the topics of finance, legislative and parks and recreation meet regularly; committee meetings also are open to the public. Additional committee information can be found via the individual links below:

Finance Committee

Legislative Committee

Parks and Recreation Committee

Board of Commissioners


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