“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!
Kudos, Park Ridge! We couldn’t be happier to see all the steady feedback rolling in as part of Park Ridge Wonderful, the City’s Comprehensive Plan. Poll #2 has been open for just under two-weeks and we have already received over 500+ entries and hundreds more thoughtful, open-response comments. What’s better? Even more ideas are streaming… Read More Wowzas! 500+ Poll Responses and Counting…
Thank you to the 159 respondents who participated in the first ‘Park Ridge Wonderful’ Poll! It was great to hear what people love about Park Ridge and learn about areas in which you see opportunity for Park Ridge to grow! We received responses from a wide range of ages (18 years to 66+ years) and… Read More Results are in! View Summary of Poll #1
Community Workshop | June 25th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm | Park Ridge Library Big thanks to everyone who joined us on Tuesday, June 25th for the Park Ridge Wonderful Visioning Workshop, an event of the City’s New Comprehensive Planning process. The community workshop, the first in a series of three, took place from 6:00 pm… Read More Park Ridge Residents Come Together to Share and Shape their Future
A detailed workshop summary is underway, but we wanted to write a quick note to say… Thank you to everyone who came out to the Park Ridge Wonderful Visioning Workshop on Tuesday, June 25th and to our awesome hosts at the Park Ridge Library. The event, which took place from 6:00 – 7:30 pm, was… Read More Visioning Ensues at the Park Ridge Wonderful Workshop!
RSVP today for the Park Ridge Wonderful Visioning Workshop (click here), which will be held next Tuesday, June 25th from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm at the Park Ridge Library. Comprehensive Plans come about every 10-15 years… so NOW is the time to share your ideas and input. Join us for the first of three… Read More RSVP Today: Park Ridge Visioning Workshop is 8-days away…