Tag: Homewood-Flossmoor Park District

Park board makes dog park free for residents

Rover’s Run dog park, which is operated by the Homewood-Flossmoor Park District as a paid amenity, will be free for residents and their pups around May 1.  Board president Brent Bachus said he saw the park district’s main objective as “how do we get more people to use the dog[Read More…]

Debbie Kopas, center, executive director of the Homewood-Flossmoor Park District, administered the oath of office to newly elected commissioner Angie Coderre, left, with her daughter, Kate, and re-elected board member Brent Bachus. (Marilyn Thomas/H-F Chronicle)

Park board plans for racquet club improvements

The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District agreed Tuesday, May 16, to a $21,500 contract with Wight Co. for conceptual designs on improvements at the H-F Racquet & Fitness Club. The work is in preparation for the park district’s application for a Park and Recreational Facility Construction Act (PARC) grant. The board can[Read More…]

Park board OKs purchase of golf carts, ball field groomer 

The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District approved equipment purchases that will help improve baseball fields and parks, and guarantee that most every golfer wanting a cart at Coyote Run will have one. Tom Denklau, golf course manager, told the park board the 68 golf carts at Coyote Run aren’t enough. Since the[Read More…]

Park district approves $5.71 million tax levy for 2022

The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District approved the 2022 tax levy of $5.71 million at its meeting Tuesday, Dec. 6. Karen Garrity, superintendent of finance and administration, said since she first presented a preliminary levy Cook County has provided actual Equalized Assessed Valuation (EAV) numbers. It was 8.4% below the prior year.[Read More…]

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