Mask and Vaccination Guidelines - Effective August 30, 2021

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Face Masks Required at all Gurnee Park District/FitNation Indoor Facilities and While Participating in Indoor Programs and Activities. With the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, Governor Pritzker has mandated that beginning Monday, August 30, all individuals age 2 and over must wear face coverings inside public buildings, regardless of vaccination st...

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Enjoy coffee and conversation with Gurnee Park District Directors. Perks at Parks is a great way to share your feedback.

Perks at Parks with Gurnee Park District

Our District administrators invite you to coffee and conversation this summer and early fall.Provide your input, share your feedback or stop by for a "cup of joe" to say hello. All Perks at Parks will meet Saturday mornings from 10 – 11am. Perks at Parks is a great opportunity for residents to meet administrators, collaborate and work together to e...

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Pups and your Gurnee parks. Best dog walking parks and paths in Gurnee.

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Your pet enjoys the parks as much as we do! It is finally beautiful outside and even our favorite four-legged friends want to get out and have some fun. As the temperatures get warmer and our parks get busier, it is important to remember to be courteous of other park goers. Remember that even though a dog may be well-behaved and friendly, not all p...

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Spring Walking Trails in Gurnee. Avoid the mud, enjoy nature and keep moving!

Four spring walking paths to enjoy in Gurnee this spring.

Walking. It is the easiest form of exercise all ages and ability levels can accomplish. And now, more than ever before, the Gurnee community has taken advantage of our parks and walking paths through our walking initiative, GO GURNEE. The GO GURNEE movement encourages community members to commit to walking 30 minutes a day. Alre...

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Congratulations Jeff Reinhard, Director of Parks and Planning For 30 Years of Service

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The Gurnee Park District congratulates Jeff Reinhard, Director of Parks on his 30th anniversary with Gurnee Park District. When Jeff Reinhard, moved to Gurnee 30 years ago, he came with a passion to build parks. 30 park sites and 26 playgrounds later, he is now overseeing updates to many of the parks he built during Gurnee's boom in the 1990's.&nbs...

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