Whether protecting natural resources, preserving historical sites or providing thousands of unique recreational opportunities within its more than 240 acres of parkland, the Skokie Park District takes pride in its ability to serve more than 65,000 residents of Skokie and customers throughout Chicagoland. In addition to its diverse array of programs and special events, at the Skokie Park District you’ll find childcare and preschool services, including accredited summer camps, state-licensed full-day childcare and preschool, and before- and after-school care for grades K-5. Facilities include community and cultural centers, an urban
nature center, tennis, rowing, indoor skating, two water parks, golf, fitness and daycare centers, and the Skokie Heritage Museum. The district also is known for three summer festivals, the Skokie Festival of Cultures in May, the 3-D Fireworks Festival on July 4th, and Skokie’s Backlot Bash downtown street festival in August. The district is a Illinois “Distinguished Accredited Agency” and is a past winner of the “National Gold Medal for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management.” For additional information about all things Skokie Park District, call (847) 674-1500 or visit SkokieParks.org.
Lending a Helping Hand Since 1850 Niles Township Government connects residents with services that improve the quality of life and help people realize their potential. Our events solidify communities and provide valuable information. We offer residents support through the following programs: Food Pantry- combating food insecurity through supplemental groceries and essential hygiene items Social Services-General Assistance & Emergency Financial Assistance for food, shelter, utilities and other life necessities, helping families and individuals in need Assessor’s Services- help with tax appeals and exemptions Supervisor and Clerk’s Services- Coast2Coast Rx program, United States passports, voter registration, temporary disabled parking placards We’d like to help you. Please call (847) 673-9300 or visit our office Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Assessor's Office 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Township Office 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 22
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Niles Township Government Marilyn D. Glazer, Supervisor 5255 Main Street Skokie, IL 60077 (847) 673-9300 NilesTownshipGov.com @Niles Township
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