Located in the Lincoln Square neighborhood (two blocks south of Lawrence Avenue, and seven blocks west of Lincoln Avenue), Jacob Park features a playground with slides and swings, plus a sandbox for an afternoon of activities. See also: Chicago Park District Jacob Playlot Park website
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Inquiring neighbors want to know what the story is with the construction fence that’s gone up by the riverbank in Horner Park– it’s the first visual indicator that work is progressing on the US Army Corps of Engineers’ riverbank restoration project. More information about this project: Nadig Newspapers: “Work to Begin on Restoration at Horner […]
TreeKeepers is a volunteer program of Openlands dedicated to the care of Chicago’s urban forest. An eight-week class (3 hours per week), passing of practical and written exams, and 24 hours of volunteer activity are required for TreeKeeper certification. Class topics include pruning, mulching, tree identification, planting, history, construction and soil issues, tree diseases and […]
Area residents have proposed that Horner Park would make a great location for a Farmers Market. Sponsored by the Horner Park Advisory Council and supported by 33rd Ward Alderman Deb Mell, exploration of the possibility of establishing a Farmers Market in Horner Park is underway. Are you interested in being a part of this effort? Please contact us.
February 4, 2014 Alderman Deb Mell 33rd Ward Office 3649 N. Kedzie Chicago, IL 60618 Dear Alderman Mell, The Horner Park Advisory Council recently inquired about the frequently vandalized and outdated bus shelter on Montrose Ave. near the northern tennis courts at Horner Park. After some discussion over relocating unused shelters located elsewhere in the […]
Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes January 6, 2013 The meeting was called to order at 7:07 pm by President Peter Schlossman. The meeting was held at the Horner Park Field House. Approval of December Minutes no copies circulated for review; approval tabled until February meeting Report of the Treasurer MB checking $8,259.26 MB savings $14,872.24 […]