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NEWS

2013 Night Out in the Park -

over 750 events sponsored by the Chicago Park District

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2012 changes to parking on south end of park - see LPAC Archives page

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New registration process for Park District programs

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LP Cultural Center now fully accessbile.

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Lincoln Park Framework Plan -

see the Archives section

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Chicago Park District: Everything you want to know about Park Advisory Councils

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Dues Information here

For assistance with Lincoln Park issues,  contact:

 

Graffiti removal   -  (312) 747-7332

Park Security - (312) 747-2193

 

Our dedicated Park staff:

Sandra Olson

Regional Manager

sandra.olson@chicagoparkdistrict.com

 

Lauren Quinn

Cultural Center Manager       

(312) 742-7726

 

Jennifer Bice Runge

Margate Park  

(312) 742-7522

 

 

For information about specific park facilities, contact the Chicago Park District - (312) 742-PLAY

Lincoln Park Advisory Council

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Covering the North Lakefront

from Ohio Street Beach to Thorndale Avenue

2014 Meetings

June 11th - Margate

May 14th - PNNM

- annual business meeting

April 9th - Margate

March 12th - LP Cultural Center

Feb. 12th - PNNM

 - Discussion with Park District personnel re tree replacements

Jan. 8th - cancelled due to the weather

2013 Meetings

December - no meeting

Nov. 13th - Margate

  --Wavefront Music Festival executives and technical consultants

Oct. 9th - Margate

September 11th - PNNM

--discussion with owners of Moxie Wash at Montrose Dog Beach

August - no meeting

July 10th - Margate

--discussion re Wavefront Music Festival problems

--review of plan for new track and other changes at Cricket Hill

June 12th - cancelled due to severe weather warning

May 8th - annual meeting and board election

    --Board nominees for 2013-14

    --bike-sharing program coming to Lincoln Park

    --rental use of South Field soccer field

April 10th - Margate

March 13th - PNNM

Feb. 13th - Margate

-presentation on park concessions

Jan. 9th - PNNM

-discussion with MONDOG rep regarding Montrose dog beach

www.mondog.org

2012 Meetings

Nov. 14 - Margate

    --discussion re approving the final design for the remaining

         section of lakefront revetment  [Design PDF here

Oct. 10 - PNNM

---Discussions with Park District Natural Resources Manager

Sept. 12 - Margate

--Discussions with Scott Stevenson of Westrec, harbors management company; CPD's Alonzo Williams and Nike reps re the South Field project; and FOTP rep re problems at Fullerton vendor site

August - no meeting

July 11 - LPCC

--Tour of new tree plantings with Openlands Project rep

June 13 - Margate

-- Active Transportation Alliance re bikes in the park

-- Park natural areas manager re new actions in Montrose area

May 9 - PNNM -- Annual elections meeting

  -- Main discussion topic with Openlands Project rep re new tree selections for the park

  -- Nominating Committee report here

April 11 - Margate

   ---with 46th Ward Alderman James Cappelman

March 14 - PNNM starting with 43rd Ward Alderman Michele Smith to discuss:

----with CDOT the construction project on Fullerton at LSD, which involves removing 40+ trees; project starts in March.

----with reps from Chipotle Corp.to discuss their use of the park for Chipotle Cultivate Festival in September.

Feb 9 - Margate

--discussion re Chipotle Cultivate Festival

January 11th at LP Cultural Center

-- Update from Green City Market (details in Jan 2012 meeting minutes)

Lincoln Park Advisory Council meetings are open to everyone. Membership is encouraged (and required to cast a vote) but not necessary.  Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month except August and December. The location generally alternates between the LP (park) venues below..

All meetings start at 6:45pm unless otherwise noted.

Margate Fieldhouse - 4921 N. Marine Drive, Chicago, 60640 (Between Lawrence and Foster)   Parking is available in a lot on the east side of the building.

 

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum - 2430 N. Cannon Drive (at Fullerton), Chicago, 60640 Street parking is usually available on Cannon Drive.

 

LP Cultural Center - 2045 Lincoln Park West at Clark.

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