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Farmers Market Overview

The Horner Park Farmers Market Committee is working diligently to kick off an inaugural Farmers Market in Horner Park beginning mid-July 2014. What you need to know about the new Horner Park Farmers Market: Location: Horner Park, 2741 W. Montrose Ave., Chicago, IL 60618 Map Dates: Weekly on Saturdays, from mid-July through September Hours: 9:00 AM to 1:00 […]

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TreeKeeper Spring class

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 […]

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Horner Park Farmers Market

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.

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New bus stop requested

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IL 60618 Dear Alderman Mell, The Horner Park Advisory Council recently inquired about the frequently vandalized and outdated bus shelter on Montrose Ave.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 […]

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January 2014 Meeting Minutes

­Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes January 6, 2014 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 […]

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IDNR Permit granted for riverbank restoration

HPAC is happy to share the good news: plans for Horner Park’s natural riverfront redevelopment have approved to move forward by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Download the IDNR Permit 47 (PDF)

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New Trees Grace Buffalo Park

On Saturday, October 26, volunteers planted two new trees on the north point of Buffalo Park. The Stewardship Committee of the Horner Park Advisory Council worked with a pair of neighbors to purchase a Catalpa Speciosa, and a White Basswood Linden (Tilia Heterophylla). Special assistance was provided by Even Shorr of The Care of Trees, […]

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New playground for Jacob Park!

Jacob Playlot new equipment Option 1

Update June 25, 2013 Please complete the online survey to indicate your preference for Option One or Option Two below. June 20, 2013 Our Jacob Park application to the Chicago Plays! playground renovation program was selected by the Park District and Friends of the Parks last month.  Two different playground equipment manufacturers have prepared custom design concepts […]

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Ravenswood Parks Fall Prep Day

Winter is coming! And your local parks need some preparation and cleanup. Saturday, October 17th, we’ll be cleaning up and […]

Unfortunately, No Horner Park Farmers Market for 2020

It is with great sadness that we announce we are unable to hold our market this season. 2020 was to […]

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS – 2020 Horner Park Farmers Market

We are now accepting applications for the 2020 Horner Park Farmers Market. Click here to learn more about our Market mission. Click here to […]

November 2019 Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the November 2019 HPAC meeting can be downloaded here.

October 2019 Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the October 2019 HPAC meeting can be downloaded here.

September 2019 Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the September 2019 HPAC meeting can be downloaded here.