“These facilities, throughout the city . . . are places where people meet, where friendships are formed,” Emanuel said at La Follette Park.
A popular Streeterville park will have a different look come summer as the city is set to replace two softball fields with grass.
Michael Ruemmler’s role as a founding director of the Chicago Parks Golf Alliance has fueled speculation that the fix was in for the project.
Dozens of tennis courts across the city are being repaired thanks in part to a $1 million donation from the Pritzker Foundation.
Friends of the Parks is urging the Park District board to put off the vote on a $1.1 million contract to design & engineer merger of two golf courses.
Lakefront Hospitality was chosen to design, renovate and operate the year-round theater, event space and restaurant for the next 10 years.