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November 12, 2021 Press Release: Wauconda Park District Prepares Purchase of Marina Property

 November 12, 2021  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Wauconda Park District Prepares Purchase of Marina Property On November 9th the Wauconda Park District Board of Commissioners unanimously approved and executed a sales contract to buy the property at 231 East Liberty Street, Wauconda, Illinois, known as the location of Wauconda Boat. With the sales contract executed, the [...]

2021-11-12T22:04:43+00:00November 12th, 2021|News, Uncategorized|

PRESS RELEASE: Executive Director Nancy Burton Retirement

The Wauconda Park District announces the retirement of long-time Executive Director Nancy Burton after 25 years of service.  Burton came to the Park District from the Wauconda Chamber of Commerce in 1996. Prior to coming to Wauconda she worked at the Mundelein Park District for 10 years.  Burton has seen the District and the community [...]

2021-07-14T15:33:19+00:00July 14th, 2021|News|

Update: June 11, 2021

We have been made aware of recent cases regarding a skin irritation after swimming in Bangs Lake, including at Phil’s Beach. This is commonly referred to as Swimmer’s Itch, which is a condition that is not contagious and is common in lakes, ponds, and oceans. It is advised when swimming in all natural bodies of [...]

2021-06-11T17:06:45+00:00June 11th, 2021|News|

Phil’s Beach UPDATE: June 8, 2021

We have been made aware of recent cases regarding a skin irritation after swimming in Bangs Lake, and at Phil’s Beach. Commonly referred to as Swimmers itch. While this condition is not contagious, it is common in lakes, ponds and oceans. When swimming in all natural bodies of water please follow the CDC recommendations. If [...]

2021-06-08T19:15:25+00:00June 3rd, 2021|News|

Wauconda Park District recognized Commissioners

On May 11, the Wauconda Park District recognized Commissioners Eileen Geary and Wanda Kadlec.  After more than 39 years of service between them Wanda (28) and Eileen (14) they have stepped down from the Park District Board.  Executive Director Burton stated “these two individuals exemplified the meaning of public service.  Their goal has always been [...]

2021-05-12T20:42:23+00:00May 12th, 2021|News|

Summer Program Guide available online!

View our 2021 Summer Program Guide now!  Resident registration begins Monday, May 10. Non-resident registration begins Monday, May 17. In person at the Community Center (Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm), or on our website REGISTRATION tab.

2021-05-10T16:32:37+00:00May 10th, 2021|News|
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