2020 News Releases

District Approves 2021 Budget and 2020 Tax Levy
Published 12/16/20

District Seeks to Enhance Leadership Team
Published 12/14/20

Reminder to Play it Safe Outdoors in Winter
Published 12/7/20

Embrace Winter Fun with Flurry of Outdoor Fun in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 11/24/20

2021 Annual Permits Go on Sale Dec. 1
Published 11/23/20

Support DuPage Forest Preserves on #GivingTuesday Dec. 1
Published 11/19/20

West Branch DuPage River Trail Reopens at Blackwell as Spring Brook Creek Project Wraps Up
Published 11/2/20

District Begins Fall Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Habitats
Published 10/22/20

Why You May See More Coyotes in Winter
Published 10/21/20

New Trail and Parking Lot Open at Dunham Forest Preserve in Wayne
Published 10/14/20

Support DuPage Forest Wildlife and Wild Areas at Virtual 'Night for Nature' Benefit Oct. 19-22
Published 10/8/20

Motorists Reminded to Use Caution to Avoid Deer-Vehicle Collisions in Fall
Published 10/6/20

Fall Trout Season Canceled in DuPage Forest Preserves Due to COVID-19
Published 9/16/20

DuPage Forest Preserve District Invites Visitors to Join 'Parks for Pollinators Bioblitz' Sept. 12-20
Published 9/3/20

First Blanding's Turtles Bred at Brookfield Zoo Released in DuPage Forest Preserve
Published 9/2/20

District Awarded Grant to Continue Oak Restoration Work at Greene Valley
Published 8/27/20

New Digital X-Ray Equipment Helps Willowbrook Wildlife Center Diagnose Injuries in Animals
Published 8/20/20

New Mack Road Trail Will Connect St. James Farm to Winfield Road, Blackwell, Cantigny Park
Published 8/12/20

Bridge Improvements Planned for Hidden Lake Forest Preserve
Published 8/05/20

Celebrate Birth of Danada's New Colt, Duke, Through Virtual Baby Shower Aug. 1 – Sept. 7
Published 7/16/20

District's Fleet Ranked No. 1 Small Fleet in the Nation
Published 6/24/20

Body Found in West Branch DuPage River Identified as Missing Woman
Published 5/28/20

Body Found in West Branch DuPage River Near Mack Road
Published 5/27/20

Free Wood Chips Available at Blackwell Nursery June 6 and June 13
Published 5/21/20

Search Ends Without Finding Woman Swept Away by Flooded West Branch DuPage River
Published 5/16/20

Search to Resume Saturday for Woman Swept Away by Flooded West Branch DuPage River
Published 5/15/20

Public Invited to Provide Feedback on Law Enforcement Department
Published 4/30/20

Motorists Reminded to Use Caution to Avoid Turtles This Spring
Published 4/27/20

Willowbrook Wildlife Center Limits Intake of Spring Babies Due to COVID-19
Published 4/15/20

Native Plant Sale Goes to Preorder Sale Only with Plant Pickup June 5 & 6
Published 4/14/20

District Urges Visitors to Follow Social Distancing, Public Health Guidelines
Published 4/3/20

Spring Trout Season Opener Postponed Indefinitely in DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 3/27/20

CANCELED: Kids Invited to Feel Thrill of Catching Fish at March 28 Trout Fishing Program
Published 3/5/20

Presale Orders Begin March 9 for Annual Native Plant Sale on May 8 & 9
Published 3/4/20

District Begins Spring Prescription Burn Season to Benefit Habitats
Published 3/3/20

Accountant Appointed to Friends Board
Published 2/20/20

CANCELED: Marvel at Maple Syruping Traditions at Two DuPage Forest Preserves
Published 2/19/20

Vehicles, Equipment and More for Sale in Online Auctions
Published 1/29/20

Take a 'Romantic Night Hike' at Fullersburg Woods Feb. 7, 8, 15 & 16
Published 1/21/20

Update on 'Pollinators in Action: Flowering Journeys' Exhibit at Mayslake
Published 1/14/20

Embrace the Season at Wonders of Winter Feb. 1 at Mayslake Peabody Estate
Published 1/9/20

Play in Nature at Fun Summer Camps for Kids and Teens
Published 1/2/20


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