Updated information on the Cook County vaccination mandate is available on our COVID-19 Information page.


Freedom Of Information Act

Requests for information should be directed to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) officer(s) of the District.

The current designated FOIA officer(s) are:

Ryan Risinger, Executive Director

John ShortDirector of Business Services and Human Resources

Beth Wanland, Executive Assistant

All FOIA officers can be reached at:

Buffalo Grove Park District
530 Bernard Drive
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Freedom of Information Act Requests

Freedom of Information Act Request Form

Requests can be submitted in writing or via email to any of the FOIA officers listed above. A request form is also available at the Alcott Center.

For black and white, letter or legal sized copies, the first 50 pages are free, and any additional pages will cost $0.15 a page. For color copies or abnormal size copies, the Buffalo Grove Park District can charge the actual cost of copying. The District may require the requester to disclose whether the request is for commercial purposes or to decide whether to grant a fee waiver.


Open Meetings Act

In accordance with Illinois Public Act 097-0609, the Park District has made available the following:

PA97-0609 Open Meetings Act

Required PA97-0609 Open Meetings Act Salary Information

IMRF Employer Cost & Participation Information

2021-22 Budget Appropriations Ordinance

2020 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

530 Bernard Drive
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Ryan Risinger, Executive Director

Beth Wanland, Administrative Assistant


Prevailing Wage

Illinois Department of Labor Prevailing Wage Schedule



Master Plan Executive Summary

2019 Strategic Plan

Community Survey Executive Summary


Agency Goals & Objectives

Agency Strategic Planning Objectives