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Legislative Information Center

The Chicago Park District’s Legislative Information Center provides online access to Chicago Park District’s records between 2013 and present. Past Journals of Proceedings may also be accessed from 1933 until present. Here you can search for and browse:


Search agendas, proposed and approved Items, resolutions, ordinances and Minority and Women Owned Participation information presented before the Board of Commissioners. Legislative records contain detailed information including action taken, passage/ failure status, and full text of the legislation. (Please click the Legislative tab above to browse Legislative Records)


Browse the District’s Meeting Calendar, posted agendas, and videos. Click here to view current calendar dates and agendas. A Meeting record will contain the date, time and location of the meeting for the year, a list of all proposed items being considered by the Board of Commissioners, the notice, agenda and the meeting minutes. (Please click the Meeting Calendar tab above to browse calendar)


Those interested in addressing the Board of Commissioners may do so by signing up to speak through our dedicated email at . Members of the public will have the opportunity to address the Board and have their concerns heard during the “People in the Parks,” section of the meeting. The Chicago Park District has allotted 30 minutes for speakers to address the Board of Commissioners. Those unable to speak due to the time limit may address their concerns to the Board in writing. Sign-up is on a first come first serve basis and opens Friday morning before the meeting and closes at 4PM Monday before the meeting. You may also upload materials you wish to submit to the Board . Do not have an email? Sign up via telephone at (312) 742-4299. Sign-up is open to the public and must be received no later than 4:00 PM on the Monday prior to the meeting. In-person sign-up will take place the Monday before the Meeting from 1:00-4:00 PM on the 3rd floor at the Administration Building at 541 N. Fairbanks Court. Those addressing the Board are limited to 2 minutes. Click here to read our public participation rules.


View the Board Meetings online by clicking on the video link found on the meeting calendar page. Meetings may be viewed while in progress or at a later time. Meetings for the current year are also available on the Chicago Park District website. Past videos may be accessed on YouTube. (Please click the Video link above to view live/current Board Meetings for the year or click here to view past meetings on YouTube)


Requests to name or rename parks and features within parks (including buildings and facilities within parks) may be found by clicking on Park Namings. There you can view which parks are in the 45-Day Notice Period and submit comments as well as upload supporting documents. Your public input is greatly appreciated and will be reviewed by the Board. Please click here to view the Park District’s policy for park namings. (Please click the Park Naming link above to view proposed Park Namings.)