Join the Virtual P+Z Commission meeting this evening 4/28 and register by 6:30 pm; link to detailed information and agenda below. In addition to reviewing our City’s “Vision Themes” for the first time, staff will also be hitting on local history and community demographics. Park Ridge, which was greatly influenced by the City Beautiful movement,… Read More Reminder: Commission Meeting Tonight 4/28! Register by 6:30pm to chime in live on Vision Themes, City Beautiful, and Park Ridge Wonderful
Good Morning, Park Ridge! We’ve missed you. This post is longer than most, but please read it in full for important details regarding the project as a whole, how to stay informed, and registration details for our upcoming Planning + Zoning Commission Meeting to take place virtually on Tuesday, April 28th. Please also share this… Read More Park Ridge, You’re Still Wonderful! Virtual P+Z Meeting 4/28 – Register Today
You’re invited! Join the Planning and Zoning Commission tomorrow (Tuesday, February 25th) as it continues its review of draft plan chapters. Comprehensive Plan discussion will begin at approximately 7:30 pm (following a public hearing for a mixed-use development at 400-410 Higgins Road) in the City Hall Council Chambers. The Commission will be reviewing a revised… Read More Join P&Z on Tuesday, 2/25: Revised Economic Development Chapter + Community Character
Hello, Park Ridge: The Draft Housing Chapter has been posted to the project website for review and comment! The Planning and Zoning Commission will be discussing the Draft Housing Chapter at its meeting on Tuesday, February 11th, City Hall Council Chambers. Please note that while the meeting will begin at 7:00 pm, there is an… Read More Draft Housing Chapter Ready for Review, P&Z Commission Meeting 2/11
Greetings, Park Ridge! The final community poll as part of the City’s Comprehensive Plan, Park Ridge Wonderful, closes TODAY – Tuesday, November 12th at 4pm. Please click here or the button below to take 5 minutes to identify your top recommendations for the future of Park Ridge! All input shared via past polls, workshops, online… Read More Attention: Last Call – Poll 3 Closes Tuesday, 11/12 at 4pm
“Park Ridge has the best of both — I like that it is a bustling City but you can easily access nearby nature and bike trails. Uptown almost feels like a Hallmark Movie; the historic buildings and architecture — it doesn’t feel like a sterile, generic place.” On Wednesday, October 30th the Park Ridge Wonderful… Read More Maine South High Schoolers Share Insights for the Future of Park Ridge: “Alternative energy, artist showcase for young creatives, affordable restaurants, ghost tours in historic buildings, more trees!”
Hey, Park Ridge! The final community poll is open and ready for the taking. Flood Mitigation, Public Art, Renewable Energy, Housing Types… we want to know — what are YOUR top priorities? Please carve out 5-minutes to identify which of the 40 draft recommendations you feel are most important. All recommendations are based on input… Read More Take Poll #3: Identify which future initiatives you feel are MOST important for Park Ridge.
Park Ridge Comprehensive Plan Student Focus Groups | October 3rd and 4th, 2019 The young minds of Park Ridge have countless ideas for how to improve their community—they just need to be asked! The comments below are a few of the many thoughts shared during a series of student focus groups conducted as part of… Read More The Middle School Perspective: Park Ridge Students Share…
We are but one short week away from our next community workshop as part of Park Ridge Wonderful, the City’s New Comprehensive Plan! Join us on Tuesday, October 15th from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at the O’Connor Community Building, 733 N Prospect. Come hear about outreach themes and input to date including the results of… Read More You’re Invited! Shape the Future of Park Ridge on Tuesday 10/15
October is here! And that means we’re just two weeks away from Workshop #2 of the Park Ridge Wonderful Comprehensive Plan! We hope you can join us on Tuesday, October 15th for a fun and productive evening: come to hear about results of Poll #2 (which had nearly 1,000 responses!), participate in recommendation-focused activity stations,… Read More Join Us in 2 Weeks for Workshop #2!