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Dog Friendly Area for Horner Park

Please help support Chicago’s first and largest “grass” dog park! The Vision: 1.89 fenced acres at the South end of Horner Park to run along Irving Park from the river to California inside current walking paths, extending to the North short of the walking path. Canine grass surface (lead free artificial turf designed for dogs). Trees would remain. Additional landscaping may […]

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Dog Friendly Area Proposal: Q & A

Welcome Friends and Neighbors! In response to requests over the years for a dog park, the Horner Park Advisory Council has formed a Dog Friendly Area Committee (the “DFAC”). In addition to informal surveys of friends and neighbors, the DFAC conducted a written survey, which was on the Horner Park Advisory Council website for over […]

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Rokko and the Hat Closes 18th Summer Concert Season

On Friday evening, August 24, Rokko and the Hat provided two hours of uplifting tunes to close out our 18th season. Special thanks to Rokko Jans for another year-ending show with his former line up. We would also like to thank all of those businesses and neighbors who contributed to this season. It would not […]

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Soul Ensemble, Sometimes Family Wows Crowd at Ravenswood Manor Park

On Friday, August 10, the neighborhood was treated to the Soulful Sounds of the Old Town School Soul Ensemble, followed by the uplifting tunes of the Sometimes Family. A good crowd enjoyed a cool summer evening that had several couples dancing in the street (actually, former Eastwood). If you missed it, it’s your own darn […]

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River Day 2012 A Success

We would like to thank all those who came out on a rainy Saturday morning recently to help steward our parks for River Day. We had volunteers at Horner, Sunken Gardens and Jacob Parks on May 12. Activities included litter pick up and buckthorn removal at Horner. Between the three sites there were nearly 50 […]

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Earth Day 2012 in Horner Park

Thanks to all the great volunteers who showed up to help clean up our parks for Earth Day 2012! See more photos: Earth Day 2012 at Horner Park, a flickr set by Theresa Hicks FotP Earth Day 2012, a flickr set by Kevin Anderson

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River Bank Improvement Project

The Horner Park Advisory Council has learned that the Horner Park River Bank Improvement Project from 2001 may be revived. Through HPAC Vice President John Lyman’s diligent inquiries with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) it was revealed that in 2003 they had officially approved the project for further investigation. In July of 2003 […]

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September 2017 Meeting Minutes

Meeting called to order 7:08pm Attendees:  Peter Schlossman Amy Jahnke Carol Maher, PEAP John O’Connell John Friedmann Daniel Honigman Deb […]

Follow Your Nose!

For more information about the dog park, check out our blog: https://hornerparkdogpark.org/ Follow us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/HornerParkDogPark/ Or on Instagram […]

Howl-O-Ween Fundraiser for the Dog Park on October 28!

Stay Dog Hotel is hosting a Howl-O-Ween party on October 28th from 10 a.m to noon. There will be a […]

July 2017 Meeting Minutes

Meeting called to order 7:10pm Introductions/Attendance  Peter Schlossman, President Diane Sutliffe, Co-treasurer • Gretchen Helmreich, Co-treasurer Kevin Anderson, former treasurer […]

Horner Park Pottery Sale – Saturday, September 23, 2017

  This is our second year of sharing our really, really locally made artwork with our neighbors and friends! Bowls, […]

June 2017 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Meeting Minutes June 5, 2017 In attendance:  Peter Schlossman, President John O’Connell Kevin Anderson, Co-Treasurer Carol […]