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INFORMATION ON NORTH SIDE RECREATION CENTER
The Governor will officially be announcing that the Westmont Park District is a recipient of The Department of Natural Resource’s PARC Grant to build a community and arts center at Ty Warner Park. The Westmont Park District will receive a grant award of $2,476,012.50, which is approximately 75% of the total project cost.This proposed, 10,000SF building will have multiple uses, including early childhood to senior programming, cultural and performing arts programs and performances, fitness and dance classes, a banquet room for rentals and conferences and a home for our PVPN group and provide space for our SEASPAR participants. The conceptual plans for this facility are attached. The addition of this north side center was included in the original Ty Warner Park Master Plan that was created in 1999. It will allow the Westmont Park District the opportunity to expand our programming and services in one of the most beautiful parks in the western suburbs.
- $3.3 MILLION PROJECT
- $2.475 MILLION AWARD (75% COST MATCH FROM STATE OF ILLINOIS)
- $825,000 WESTMONT PARK DISTRICT
- -$600,000 AVAILABLE FROM WPD NON-REFERENDUM BONDS
- -$225,000 AVAILABLE FROM WPD GENERAL OPERATING BUDGET
- NO IMPACT ON EXISITNG TAX BASE
The Westmont Park District maintains over 150 acres of park property throughout the village. Recreational activities are scheduled throughout the year and are listed in our seasonal activities brochure which is delivered to residents of the entire village three times each year. Click on the brochure image to the right to download a copy.
The Westmont Park District uses its parks and facilities as well as the recreational assets of village schools in a comprehensive program of athletics, exercise and special events. There is an activity for every age group from toddlers to senior citizens. At Westmont Park District we offer many inexpensive and fun activities, programs & classes designed for a wide variety or tastes and ages. So have a look around and please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or need more information. -