Chicago's Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park Turns On For Summer This Weekend

One tell-tale sign that summer is just around the corner: Water flowing at Buckingham Fountain.

Illinois Residents Can Enter Sweepstakes to Turn on Buckingham Fountain for Summer

Kick off summer on May 13 with ComEd, Chicago Park District and Tom Skilling at the free Switch on Summer festival

Yahoo! News: Chicago Park District now accepting applications for summer jobs

The Chicago Park District wants those 16 and over to apply now.

WTTW Chicago: Chicago Parks Are on Fire, and That’s a Good Thing

In a city synonymous with fire, the sight of flames rising up against the backdrop of Chicago’s skyscrapers would typically raise an alarm.

Chicago Tribune: Chicago birders rejoice as Arctic gull makes rare visit to local beaches: ‘This is about as good as it gets.’

It was 8:15 on a Saturday morning when Woody Goss’ phone started buzzing.

Block Club Chicago: New Park District Headquarters In Brighton Park On Track To Open This Summer

Residents can expect summer programs at the new headquarters, Park District officials said during a community meeting Tuesday.

CBS Chicago: Chicago Park District seek to fill over 2,500 summer job positions

The question for kids in high school or college what are you doing this summer?

Fox 32 Chicago: Chicago Park District accepting applications for summer positions

Spring just started, but the Chicago Park District says it isn't too early to look for the perfect summer job.

WGN TV: Need a summer job? Chicago Park District is hiring

Young Chicagoans looking for summer jobs throughout the city can start applying at the Chicago Park District.