Local Park District Visits State Capitol

Representatives from the Park Ridge Park District were in Springfield today in attendance for the yearly Parks Day at the Capitol.

Executive Director Gayle Mountcastle and staff were on-site to exhibit the wonderful offerings and facilities of the Park Ridge Park District. State Representative Michael McAuliffe had a chance to visit their display and discuss the issues facing local park districts.

The Park Ridge Park District was recently recognized with the 2015 “Outstanding Facility & Park” Award given by the Illinois Parks & Recreation Association for their creative design and innovation at the Centennial Aquatic Center.