Park District Board Meetings are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Tony Bettenhausen Recreation Center (8125 W. 171st Street, Tinley Park). Committee meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. with Board meetings immediately following. The public is always welcome.
August 7, 2015: At the August 5 Board Meeting, the Board of Park Commissioners of the Tinley Park-Park District approved the refinancing of the remaining $5,370,000 of 2005 authorized general obligation bonds and saved taxpayers over $244,500 with the lower interest rates available now.
June 18, 2015: Those wishing to test the brand new Canine Campus Dog Park before purchasing a membership are in luck. Tinley Park-Park District Director, John Curran, announced at the dog park’s Grand Opening Ceremony that the park will be open from now until Monday, July 6 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8:30 p.m.
June 3, 2015: The Tinley Park-Park District’s White Water Canyon Water Park will join other member aquatic centers from the World Waterpark Association (WWA) in the 2015 World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (WLSL).
April 21, 2015: With news of the dog flu reaching epidemic levels in the Chicago suburbs, the Tinley Park-Park District has decided to delay opening Canine Campus Dog Park. The Grand Opening Celebration was originally scheduled to be held on May 2, but has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 30 at 10 a.m. at the dog park at the corner of Nielsen Drive and 84th Avenue in Tinley Park.