Articles filed under Hampshire Park District

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  • Hampshire Twp. Park District hires new director Nov 8, 2013 4:22 PM
    The Hampshire Township Park District didnít have to look too far for its new executive director. Laura Schraw, 33, lives within walking distance of the park districtís offices, but she also knows how to write and secure grants, a skill an official said is necessary in the district and its three parks.

  • Hampshire Park District seeks new director Jul 30, 2013 5:04 PM
    Bob Whitehouse, Hampshire Park Districtís longtime executive director, has announced his retirement and a search is under way for his replacement. Whitehouse, 62, will retire in December after serving nearly eight years as executive director. "I have three beautiful granddaughters that live in the area," Whitehouse said. "I want to be completely free to help out whenever I can, as needed."

  • Jamie Herrmann: Candidate Profile Feb 22, 2013 6:05 PM
    Candidate information for Jamie Herrmann, running for Hampshire Township Park Board (6-year Term)

  • Jeff Kienzler: Candidate Profile Feb 22, 2013 6:05 PM
    Candidate information for Jeff Kienzler, running for Hampshire Township Park Board (4-year Term)

  • Greg Stebbins: Candidate Profile Feb 22, 2013 6:05 PM
    Candidate information for Greg Stebbins, running for Hampshire Township Park Board (2-year Term)

  • Win decorated tree at NISRA holiday fundraiser Nov 12, 2013 4:12 PM
    Send a child with a disability to day camp, a Special Olympics athlete to tournaments, or help purchase a wheelchair-accessible bus to transport a disabled veteran to a fitness center. The Northern Illinois Special Recreation Association Foundationís 18th annual Holiday Fashion Show & Christmas Tree Raffle benefits these purposes and more.

  • Aaron Lee Kelly: Candidate Profile Feb 23, 2011 4:06 PM
    Candidate information for Aaron Lee Kelly, running for Hampshire parks

  • Eileen Fleury: Candidate Profile Feb 23, 2011 4:06 PM
    Candidate information for Eileen Fleury, running for Hampshire parks

  • Hampshire park district makes fees consistent Mar 25, 2010 12:01 AM
    The cost of renting a meeting room at the Hampshire Park District building will cost some groups a little more, but the rental fee to use local parks won't burn such a large hole in event budgets after park district board members implemented a flat discount rate for not-for-profit organizations.

  • Hampshire trustees not happy with park rental fee Mar 5, 2010 12:01 AM
    Some members of the Hampshire village board want their park district counterparts to know they do not approve of the Hampshire Township Park District board's decision to charge event organizers hundreds of dollars to use local parks.

  • Hampshire says no to both park referendums Feb 3, 2010 12:01 AM
    Hampshire residents refused to reach into their pockets to pay for a pair of Hampshire Park District requests to pay for development of two parks and additional programming.

  • It's the wrong time to raise taxes for Hampshire parks Jan 25, 2010 12:01 AM
    The Hampshire Park District has two referendums on the Feb. 2 ballot: one to issue $4.9 million in bonds, and one to increase the limiting tax rate by 5 cents per $100 equalized assessed value.

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