Annual Report 2018 - Page 17

2019 PROJECTS & INITIATIVES: »  Glen Ellyn Park District will celebrate its 100 Year Anniversary throughout 2019. Watch for new events, contests, throwback photos, and more. »  Walnut Glen Park playground replacement. »  Plant 100 trees in honor of the Park District’s 100 Year Anniversary and new landscape bed within the circle in front of the Lake Ellyn Boathouse. »  Drop-down volleyball net added to the gymnasium at Ackerman SFC. » L  aunch a new website for youth/adult athletic programs and leagues. »  Additional cardio/fitness equipment will be added to the Fitness Center at Ackerman SFC. »  Gym and studio floor refinishing at Ackerman SFC. »  Begin to implement major elements of the Ackerman Park Masterplan 2019 including renovation of the softball hub, walking trail and improved athletic fields, one of which will be an oversized synthetic turf field. »  Various parking lot improvements along with Newton Park basketball court resurfacing. »  Additional shade structures over spectator seating at Village Green fields 5, 6, 7, and 8. »  Initiate planning process to develop concepts to improve Ackerman SFC programming and operational space in the next few years. »  Initiate planning and research process to improve Sunset Pool including addressing infrastructure needs.