Forest Preserve District

Juggling Clown

Forest Preserve Lifts Old Bans On Juggling, Fortune Telling

Cook County commissioners have lifted the long-standing bans on juggling, fortune telling and acrobatic feats in the forest preserves – even if you’re a “known” thief, burglar, pickpocket or robber.


Arnold Randall

Behavior At Forest Preserve Pool Infuriates Officials

New safety and conduct rules are in place at Cook County Forest Preserve District pools this morning.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011

Photo Of Toni Preckwinkle. ( Photo)

Preckwinkle Wants Big Raise For Cook County Employee

The second in charge at the Cook County Forest Preserve District currently makes $111,000 annually, and could see a substantial increase in salary if Board President Toni Preckwinkle has her way.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2011

Juggling Clown

Forest Preserve To Drop Outdated Bans

Juggling, fortune telling, and cross-dressing are all technically forbidden in Cook County Forest Preserves. But not for long.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2010