Frequently Asked Questions

  1. About Parks & Rec
  2. Facilities & Parks
  3. Programs & Events
  4. Miscellaneous

How old is the Elgin Parks & Recreation Department?

In 2015 the Elgin Parks Department was re-created to better cater to the community's needs.


How many parks and facilities does Elgin Parks & Recreation have?

Elgin has a community center, recreation center, community pool, 5 parks, and a picnic area. You can find out more about our parks and facilities by clicking on our Parks tab or Facilities tab.


How many employees are in Elgin Parks & Recreation?

Elgin Parks & Recreation has a Director, Program Manager, Administrative Assistant, 10 Recreation Facilities Assistants, 3 Grounds Crew Members, Maintenance Supervisor and 2 janitorial staff. You can find out more about different members of our staff by clicking on our Our Staff page.