District News

Park District Presents Mark Wellman Motivational Speaker

June 4, 2019

The Belvidere Park District is excited to present, From Truckee, California, sharing his message of NO BARRIERS, Mark Wellman a nationally acclaimed author, filmmaker and motivational speaker. Despite being paralyzed in a mountain climbing accident in 1982, Mark has become a source of inspiration to adults young and old. A two-time Paralympian and former Yosemite […]

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Tot lot and Playground Closed

May 25, 2019

Due to storm damage, the tot lot and playground at 1022 East Ave is closed until further notice.

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Official Statement on Tax Collection

May 3, 2019

Official Statement concerning omission of tax collection for the 2018 Debt Services Extension The Belvidere Township Park District has experienced a shortfall in tax revenue that was levied in 2017 and would have been extended in 2018. The Debt Services or General Obligation Bond Levy was filed on December 151, 2017 with the Boone County […]

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Big Payout for Employees

April 30, 2019

The Belvidere Park District is proud to announce that the Park District Board and Administration have approved new pay grades for our part-time and seasonal employees. To get ahead of the curve for the minimum wage increase in Illinois, the Belvidere Park District has increased it’s starting wage to $10 per hour starting on June […]

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Be on the lookout for your Summer Go Guide

April 10, 2019

The Belvidere Park District is happy to announce that the 2019 Summer Go Guide is set to go out this Thursday, April 11th in the Boone County Shopper. Don’t get the shopper, then stop by any of our recreation facilities to pick up your own copy starting on April 11th or download a copy from […]

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Practice Ball Field Schedules – 2019

April 1, 2019

The Belvidere Park District releases its new Practice Ball Field Schedule for 2019.  Click Here to Download a Copy *Reserved for Belvidere Youth Baseball & Softball April 1 thru October 31, 2019 5:00 pm Set-Up Start Time   Rick Wulbecker Superintendent of Recreation Belvidere Park District (815) 547- 5711 x51   rickw@belviderepark.org

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Belvidere Park District Award

March 19, 2019

The Belvidere Park District received an award from PDRMA – Park District Risk Management Association. The award was received for attaining the highest score by a new member. In 2016 the Park District started the transition over to the risk management association the PDRMA. The process took over a year and culminated with a Loss Control Review […]

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Summer Jobs at the Park District

January 18, 2019

The Belvidere Park District is now hiring for Aquatic Leaders, Lifeguards and Guest Services for the 2019 Summer Aquatic Season. Interest applicants can contact Tori Allen for more information at toriallen@belviderepark.org. Applicants can apply online at https://www.applitrack.com/belviderepark/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Aquatics  

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2019 Board Meeting Schedule Set

December 19, 2018

The Belvidere Park District has set their 2019 Board Schedule for the 2019 year. Meeting are held at 5:00 pm twice a month every other Tuesday. Meeting are held at the Baltic Mill Conference room at 920 W. Lincoln Ave unless otherwise stated on the schedule. Agenda’s and Minutes for the meeting as well as the […]

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BPD Receives Platinum International Aquatic Safety Award

October 15, 2018

Belvidere Park District Receives Platinum International Aquatic Safety Award Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc. awarded the William Grady Pool of the Belvidere Park District the prestigious Platinum International Aquatic Safety Award. The award is given to aquatic facilities recognized as a model of risk management and aquatic safety and demonstrates that the facility consistently exceeds […]

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