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Without Easy Access To The Lake, West Siders Hope Pools Will Remain Open Despite Lifeguard Shortage

Though pools at major parks like Douglass Park, Columbus Park and Garfield Park will reopen, some indoor pools will close for the summer due to a lack of staff.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Garfield Park Little League Field, Gardens And Field House Getting Overhaul After Council Approves Funding

The improvements to Garfield Park are welcomed by the community. But the park's advisory council said they were left out of the planning.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Garfield Park Getting Nearly $9 Million For Upgrades To Field House, Little League Stadium, Water Gardens

Renovations are long overdue, residents say, but an advisory council was left out of the planning process.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Dead Fish Are Piling Up In Chicago’s Ponds And Lagoons. Here’s What’s Going On

Temperature swings and heavy snow contributed to the fish die-off at the city's ponds and lagoons, according to Park District officials and freshwater biologists.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

New Tech Center Brings 3D Printers, Drones, Laptops And Tablets To Garfield Park Kids

The center features a design and curriculum that celebrates the unique contributions of black people in tech.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Kitchen Possible, Which Teaches Kids How To Cook, To Get To Get A Slice Of Whole Foods’ Revenue Next Week

The nonprofit uses cooking as a creative medium for teaching kids how to follow a recipe for success in the kitchen, in the classroom and out in the world.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Chicago FarmWorks Redesign Will Show West Siders How Green Infrastructure Can Prevent Flooding

The rain garden will include a public art piece as well as bioswales and other green infrastructure that can absorb and divert excess stormwater.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale