State-of-the-Art Playground to Serve Special-Needs Students, Community Members at Hope D. Wall School

Local dignitaries descended upon Hope D. Wall School on Wednesday afternoon for the ribbon cutting on its state-of-the-art, ADA-accessible, inclusive playground, for which the Fox Valley Park District contributed $250,000. The new amenity replaces the school’s former wooden playground, which was built by parents, community volunteers and staff members in 1993. The wood aged over… Read More

Trail Connectivity: A Major Initiative at the FVPD

Ever been pedaling, stroller-pushing, jogging or walking along a trail, only to quite literally come to the end of the road – an occurrence that requires a dismount or detour? Sometimes more than an inconvenient hassle, right? That’s why the Fox Valley Park District remains committed to what we call “trail connectivity,” enabling uninterrupted traffic… Read More