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Park Board Regular and Committee Meetings

Regular Board Meeting Details

  • First meeting of the month (held on the second Thursday) is generally held at 7:00 pm
  • Second meeting of the month (held on the fourth Thursday) is generally held at 6:30 pm

The current location of both meetings is the Fort Hill Activity Center, located at 20 Fort Hill Drive, unless otherwise noted. Meetings are scheduled in the multipurpose room(s); the public is invited to attend.

Livestreaming of Board Meetings

The regular Park Board meetings (2nd and 4th Thursdays) are livestreamed and may be viewed via the Park District’s YouTube channel. Previously recorded meetings also may be viewed here.

Public Comment

“Matters from the Public” is a permanent agenda item that provides the public to comment on Park District operations. The board receives public comment regarding non-agenda topics in person, via email or via voice message left before the scheduled start time of the meeting. Emailed or phoned in comments should be directed to Ray McGury, Executive Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 630-848-3500. Comments will be read aloud or played for up to 3 minutes per speaker. Comments regarding an agenda topic will be allowed upon consideration of the item prior to board discussion using the same procedure.

Current Meeting Schedule, Board Agendas and Minutes

  • Park Board regular meeting schedule
  • Board agendas and minutes
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  • View archived board meetings Older meetings are available upon request by contacting Board Secretary, Bridget Tuft, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note that meeting dates and times are subject to change due to special circumstances (holidays, state and national conferences, etc.)

Committee Meetings

The board committees on the topics of finance, legislative and parks and recreation meet regularly; committee meetings also are open to the public. Additional committee information can be found via the individual links below:

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Current Board Policies

 

Fort Hill Activity Center - 20 Fort Hill Dr.

 

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On Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011 Naperville Park District officials heard the good news for which they have been waiting for many months: the District has achieved national accreditation through the National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA).

The decision was announced at the NRPA national conference in Atlanta following a formal hearing before the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).

Naperville is only the second park district in Illinois to earn this distinction and the 104th nationally accredited agency in the nation; there are more than 10,000 recreation agencies in the United States. The Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies accredits a handful of park agencies each year that have completed a multi-step process involving a self-review by the agency, a site visit, and an evaluation and formal report by the Commission.

“We are extremely proud to bring this honor to Naperville,” said Park District Executive Director Ray McGury. “It’s an affirmation of our high standards and also an encouragement to continue bringing high quality recreation and parks experiences to our community.”

The Park District’s accreditation process began approximately one year ago and included an extensive self-evaluation by staff and a 5-day visit from CAPRA reviewers this past July. Maintaining the accreditation requires annual reports and 5- and 10-year reviews.

Park District staff members noted that the CAPRA process has helped them see the big picture, focus on long term goals and plans, review plans more regularly, organize documents so that they are accessible and useable, and collaborate more effectively with other departments and outside organizations.

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Our Mission
We provide recreation and park experiences that promote healthy lives, healthy minds and a healthy community.
 
Our Vision
To be a national leader in parks and recreation providing and promoting high quality experiences and facilities at a great value to our community.
 
Core Values
Health and Wellness, Environmental Education, Stewardship and Sustainability, Community Enrichment, Public Safety, Accessibility, Personal Growth and Enrichment.
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