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News and Events
April 2017
Annual 'Hugs for Hounds' Doggy Easter Egg Hunt Set for April 15
Dig into Earth Day with these Programs
District Seeking Seasonal Laborers
Do a Good Deed by Recycling Your Bicycle
Forest Preserve Offers Path to Walking Fitness
Forest Preserve's Walking Program Kicks off May 3
I-80 Bridge Replacement Nears for Old Plank Road Trail
IDOT Installs New Old Plank Road Trail Bridge over I-80
Soar to New Heights at Kite Fly Fest
Speedway Celebrates Earth Day Week with Forest Preserve Tree Donation
The Preserves, in 15 Amazing Sunsets
The Rich History of Hammel Woods
March 2017
10 Amazing Photos for World Wildlife Day
Forest Preserve Boating Season Launches April 1
Online Voting Begins for Wonders of Water Photo Contest
Plainfield Woman Wins Wonders of Water Photo Contest
February 2017
Chamber Members Tour Forest Preserve's 'Water|Ways' Exhibit
Dust off Your Paint Brushes: 'Arts & Nature on the River' will Return in June
Five Ways Nature Can Keep You Healthy
Pet Owners: Information About Leptospirosis
Will County Added to Gypsy Moth Quarantine List
January 2017
Construction Along Old Plank Road Trail
Goldman Sachs Wins Award for Forest Preserve Volunteer Work
Learn to ID Animal Tracks at New Museum Exhibit
Save the Date for Forest Preserve's Moonlight Concerts and Food Truck Fridays
Smithsonian's 'Water|Ways' Exhibit Opens in Channahon
Toad Leaps Frog to Take First Place in Forest Preserve Photo Contest
Whalon Barn Lives On After Removal
Winter Wonderland Wins December Portion of Forest Preserve Photo Contest
December 2016
2017 Picnic and Camping Permits Now Available
November 2016
Forest Board Approves First Bikeway Plan
Forest Preserve to Remove Textile Recycling Bins
October 2016
Forest Preserve District Announces 2017 Event Schedule
Lockport Prairie Reopens after Four-Month Closure
Treat your Pooch to a Forest Preserve District Dog Park Permit
June 2016
Photos: Arts & Nature on the River
May 2016
Forest Preserve and Park Districts Work Together to Extend DuPage River Trail in Naperville
January 2016
Emerald Ash Borer Tree Removal
January 2015
Messenger Woods Habitat Restoration
November 2013
Thorn Creek Headwaters Preserve Wetland Mitigation
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