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River Flooding Closures

Rockford Park District has several areas closed down due to high water on the Rock River.

UPDATED 3-29-2019

  • Blackhawk Park - Lower portion of park remains closed with silt and flood debris on parking lots and roadways.

  • Shorewood Park - Park remains closed. Flood waters have receded off Recreation Path, but Recreation Path sections are covered with silt and flood debris.

  • Martin Park - Park remains closed. Floodwaters have receded. Low laying areas still remain with ponded water. Recreation Path sections are covered with silt and flood debris. 

  • Mercyhealth Sportscore One - Recreation Path is open to South Boat Parking Lot, north portion of Boat Parking Lot remains closed with flood waters, silt, and flood debris on Recreation Path.

  • South Park - Boat Launch remains closed with silting in launch area. Recreation Path section along river is covered with silt and flood debris.

Mike Costello