Park Ridge Park District

Halloween House Decorating Contest

Event date: 10/26/2020 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM Export event

Halloween House Decorating Contest

Do you pride yourself with having the scariest or cheeriest Halloween house décor? Let's see how creative Park Ridge can be! Register for our outdoor Halloween House Decorating Contest. All homes will be judged by Park District staff on Monday, October 26 between 4:00pm-9:00pm for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes. Staff will also take photos and video of your display to share on our Facebook page and be voted on by the public. The photo with the most likes by the end of the day on October 29 will be presented the People’s Choice Award. All winners will be announced on October 30 and will be awarded a Park Ridge Park District prize package.

This contest is open to Park Ridge Park District resident home addresses only.

Below are the addresses of all entries so families can drive around to see the houses in person:

  • 1021 S. Chester Ave.
  • 1701 Norman Blvd.
  • 127 S. Greenwood Ave.
  • 312 N. Seminary Ave.
  • 700 N. Home Ave.
  • 321 N. Redfield Ct.
  • 622 Florence Ave.
  • 824 Forestview Ave.
  • 1507 Marguerite St.
  • 934 Elm St.
  • 808 Hastings St.
  • 433 Meacham Ave.
  • 414 N. Prospect Ave.

 

Register Now
Ages All Ages
Class Number 5150104
R/NR $6
Print

Candidate Packets for the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election Now Available

Candidate Packets are now available for persons who wish to run for office of Park Board Commissioner in the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election.  The attached Packet is provided as a courtesy; candidates are not required or obligated to use the information provided, and should seek the advice and direction of their own personal attorney.  The Park Ridge Park District is unable to provide any legal advice. 

DOWNLOAD PACKET

Please visit the Illinois State Board of Elections website to obtain a 2021 Candidate’s Guide at: https://www.elections.il.gov/

Read more

Preventative measures addressing COVID-19 concerns

The Park Ridge Park District wanted to let you know about the steps that are being taken by the District to control the spread of the COVID-19 (commonly known as coronavirus.) All of the facilities continue to be on an aggressive program of disinfection which includes an upgraded schedule of disinfecting doorknobs, handrails and grab rails and the placement of additional antiseptic wipes and/or hand sanitizers at all facilities. The District has been working with the Park District Risk Management Agency (PDRMA) to determine best practices for controlling the spread of infectious disease.

Read more

Lawn Care Practice Special Meeting

The Park Ridge Park District is committed to ensuring the public is safe in all that we do. Recently, we have become aware that questions have come up about some of the lawn care products we are using. 

It is our responsibility to be transparent and provide education about the District’s business. President Harrington stated, “to devote the appropriate amount of time to the issue, as current Board President, it is my intention to call a Special Board Meeting on November 14th to discuss our current District lawn care practices. A special meeting will give this subject matter the time and transparency it deserves.” We welcome anyone who would like to learn more about this topic to join us on November 14 at 7:00pm. 

Read more

New Playground Opens at Northeast Park

On Saturday, June 15, the Park District Board of Commissioners along with staff and community members celebrated the grand opening of the new playground at Northeast Park. The project includes a playground for 2-5 year olds, an Alpha Tower playground for 5-12 year olds, a spinner, swings, infant swings, shaded seating area, pathways, and a rain garden for storm water detention. 

Read more

View all news