Chief Financial Officer Penny Christians presented Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners President Ian Linnabary with the Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR).
National Skating Month allows U.S. Figure Skating member clubs and Basic Skills programs to reach out to new members in the community by offering the fundamentals of ice skating from professionally trained instructors.
Enjoy a world of fun for less than full price! For fun, family-friendly-priced recreation, Sapora Playworld offers discounted rates weekly on "$3 Buck Days”.
Northeast Christian Church brings 350 volunteers to Black Hawk Park as part of the church’s initiative to give back to the community through servant leadership, the volunteers chose to help the Rockford Park District as the means to give back.
Stretches of wildlife habitat areas surrounding the Midway Village Museum Recreation Path have been enhanced, thanks to the work of many dedicated volunteers.
Making memories count! For nearly 40 years the Rockford Park District Foundation has helped fundraise for people, projects, and places.
Rockford Park District Utilizes New Tools and Looks to Increase Volunteers for Goose Management Program
ROCKFORD, IL – The Rockford Park District’s Goose Management Program began in 2001 with a goal of bringing the community together to manage the health and wellness of our geese population. On average every week, nearly 1,500 Canada geese are moved from popular Rockford Park District attractions, thanks to a variety of techniques.
ROCKFORD, IL – The Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners believes parks and recreation are essential to quality of life in the Rockford Park District, resulting in a high return on investment of available resources. The Board is ultimately accountable for everything that happens at the Rockford Park District. The Board has welcomed a new member to fill the seat vacated by Doug Brooks.
ROCKFORD, IL – It’s great to skate! Thirty-one area athletes showed off a variety of lifelong skills they have learned by participating in Rockford Park District’s skating lessons.
Rockford Park District and Kiwanis Club of Rockford Work Together to Enhance Sinnissippi Riverfront Park
ROCKFORD, IL – At Tuesday's Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners meeting, the Board approved a Project Agreement between Rockford Park District and Kiwanis Club of Rockford for new places for youth and adults to explore along the Rock River Recreation Path.
ROCKFORD, IL – The Rockford Park District is proud to announce that it has received a $25,000 grant for expanded usability of the Rock River Recreation Path. The grant was awarded by the Dr. Louis and Violet Rubin Fund of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois’ Community Grants Program.
ROCKFORD, IL - Rockford Park District received national recognition as one of the “Healthiest Companies in America” by Interactive Health, a national leader known for its personalized wellness solutions.
A group of Rockford Park District citizens and silent sports enthusiasts – hikers, runners, cyclists, and skiers – seeks to expand recreational opportunities at Atwood Park. The vision of the silent sports stakeholders has been realized in the following master plan prepared by Progressive Trails Design.
On August 11, 2015, the Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners updated their ordinance concerning advertising and solicitation in parks. This memo hereby provides notice that political advertising and solicitation is prohibited in Rockford Park District parks and facilities.