2017 News Releases


District's The Preserve at Oak Meadows Wins Golf Digest Award
Published 12/14/17

District Wins Green Fleet Leadership Award
Published 12/13/17

Popular Hard Water Classic Ice Fishing Tournament Set for Jan. 13
Published 12/13/17

District Offers Plenty of Fun Programs for Kids and Teens Over Winter Break
Published 12/12/17 

Spend an Enchanted Evening with 'Wizards, Wands and Wildlife' at Mayslake Jan. 7
Published 12/12/17

District Announces Winners of "Take 5 Photo Contest"
Published 12/5/17

DuPage Forest Preserves Offer Flurry of Winter Fun
Published 11/29/17

Play It Safe Outdoors in Winter
Published 11/29/17

District Plants Trees to Absorb Landfill Leachate at Mallard Lake
Published 11/28/17

Villa Park Woman's Donation to Help Fund New Raptor Housing at Willowbrook
Published 11/28/17

Coyote Sightings Increase in Winter
Published 11/15/17

Help Fund Key District Projects on #GivingTuesday Nov. 28
Published 11/14/17

2018 Permits for Off-Leash Dog Areas, Boating and Model Crafts Go on Sale Dec. 1
Published 11/9/17

Celebrate the Holiday Season with Forest Preserve District Programs
Published 11/8/17

Forest Preserve District Board of Commissioners Approves 2017 Tax Levy
Published 11/8/17

District Begins Fall Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Forest Preserve Habitats
Published 10/25/17

Oak Brook Company Donates to District Program for Special Needs Individuals
Published 10/25/17

New Oldfield Oaks Off-Leash Dog Area to Open in Spring 2018
Published 10/25/17

District to Mail Surveys Oct. 27 for Public Input on Master Plan
Published 10/24/17

District Launches New Mobile-Friendly Website with New Look and Features
Published 10/20/17

Volunteers Needed for 'Make a Difference Day' Oct. 28
Published 10/12/17

Motorists Urged to Use Caution to Avoid Deer-Vehicle Collisions
Published 10/4/17

Experience the Fall Harvest at Kline Creek Farm's Annual Corn Harvest Oct. 21 – 22
Published 10/3/17

Legendary Jazz Musicians Perform at Mayslake Oct. 12
Published 9/28/17

District Offers Fall Colors Programs
Published 9/27/17

Celebrate Autumn at Popular Danada Fall Festival Oct. 8
Published 9/26/17

Fall Rainbow Trout Season Opens Oct. 21 in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 9/26/17

Tickets Go on Sale Oct. 7 for Popular 'Halloween Night Walks' at Fullersburg Woods
Published 9/20/17

District Moves Forward with Guard House Demolition
Published 9/19/17 

Adopt a Baby Blanding's Turtle to Help Save Endangered Species
Published 9/13/17 

District Hosts Community Meetings to Get Public Input on Master Plan
Published 9/6/17

Horse-Drawn Hayrides Return to Danada Equestrian Center Sept. 16
Published 9/5/17

District Kicks Off Second Annual 'Take 5 Photo Contest' Sept. 1
Published 8/31/17

St. Charles Business Donates $23,000 Toward Belleau Woods Restoration
Published 8/23/17

Visitors Reminded to Steer Clear of McDowell Grove Bridge Project
Published 8/16/17

Explore 1900s Dairy Farming at 'St. James Farm Dairy Day' Sept. 9
Published 8/15/17

District Begins Work to Provide More Pollinator Habitat at Night Heron Marsh
Published 7/12/2017

Forest Preserve Districts Partner to Connect Trail Between Two Counties 
Published 7/6/2017

Forest Preserve District Budget Approved for 2017 –2018
Published 6/21/2017

Ed Stevenson Named Executive Director of the Forest Preserve District
Published 6/20/2017

District Opens Hawk Hollow-Mallard Lake Bridge Over County Farm Road
Published 6/13/2017  

Open Houses Seek Input on The Preserve at Oak Meadows Clubhouse Plans June 7 & 12
Published 9/6/17 

District Recognized for Outstanding Fleet Sixth Year in a Row
Published 5/2/2017   

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