white oak Press Releases

The latest news and releases to keep you up to date with your forest preserve. Don't forget to check back often, you would not want to miss any special events.

DatePress Release
11/13/14 Electrical work may impact trail users between St. Charles and South Elgin
10/31/14 Illinois Tollway: Temporary closures on Duncan Avenue in Elgin scheduled next week
10/30/14 Brunner Family Forest Preserve closed Nov. 1-2 due to construction
10/30/14 Prescribed burns are coming to many local forest preserves
10/29/14 Brunner Family Forest Preserve improvements get underway this week
10/28/14 Fox River Trail at I-90 to close for bridge work, Nov. 5-8
10/24/14 Tree-trimming project to take place along Fox River Trail in Geneva, Batavia
10/14/14 Fox River Bluff West closed Oct. 20-24 for parking lot construction
10/09/14 Illinois Tollway: Fox River Trail detour in Elgin begins to maintain public access during Fox River bridge project on Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90)
09/23/14 Fabyan Lighthouse to be temporarily removed for restoration work
09/23/14 Forest Preserve to receive $200,000 grant for Gilberts trail project
09/17/14 Campton Forest Preserve closed Sept. 20 for training exercise
09/11/14 Forest Preserve District receives grant for turtle habitat
09/11/14 Seniors invited on a free, guided stroll through Batavia forest preserve
09/03/14 Forest Preserve District has full-time maintenance position available
09/02/14 Help plant oak trees at Johnson’s Mound on Sept. 27
08/29/14 Learn about the creepy, cool world of spiders at Sept. 20 nature program
08/26/14 Forest Preserve programs help 3- and 4-year olds explore nature
08/22/14 Fall homeshool nature programs feature seeds, owls and deer
08/14/14 Area seniors invited on stroll through Blackberry Maples Forest Preserve
07/23/14 Forest Preserve District invites area seniors to Aug. 7 stroll
07/17/14 Fox River Trail in Elgin to close for one month, due to I-90 bridge project
07/14/14 Forest Preserve seeks volunteers to restore, protect and preserve natural habitats
07/10/14 Join the Forest Preserve District on a "Bat Watch," July 30
07/08/14 Bike the Great Western Trail with the Forest Preserve District