News & Upcoming Events

Tier Two Mitigations – Recreation Programs are OPEN!

Hello, River Trails Community, we have great news! It was announced by the Governor that mitigation measurements have changed and therefore Suburban Cook County has met/qualified to go to a lower-tier (tier 2) of mitigation beginning immediately! What does this mean for programming?  It means that we can begin holding classes back in our facilities! Classes &… [...] Read More

State of the Park District – Stage 3

  We are happy that Illinois is moving into Phase 3 - Recovery of the Restore Illinois Plan. This will allow the Park District to begin offering park and recreation programs with some capacity and operation restrictions. We are now able to extend modified in-person programs, camps, and fitness programs. The Park District will continue to operate… [...] Read More

Outdoor Tennis Courts Open with Health and Safety Restrictions Beginning Friday, May 22

At this time, we have decided to open all outdoor tennis courts, beginning on Friday, May 22. We have decided to open our courts  due to the ability to play tennis as a physical distance sport. Courts are open for singles only (1 v 1 play) Please continue to adhere to social distancing and health… [...] Read More

Covid-19: Parks and Playground Safety

Parks & Playground Safety Following the recommendations from the CDC, we are asking all patrons visiting our parks to keep group gatherings to under 10 people in order to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. It is not common practice to disinfect playground equipment and we are asking the public to do their part… [...] Read More

Covid-19 Awareness

March 2, 2020 As we learn more information about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), we want to inform you that the River Trails Park District is closely monitoring health advisories issued by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH). Illinois was first in the U.S. to provide in-state testing for the virus, which allows the… [...] Read More