Mission, Vision and Values

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Provide opportunities for individual growth and community connections through parks and recreation.


To inspire our community to live happier and healthier lives by providing exceptional opportunities to play, learn and grow.


  • Fun: Having a creative flair & fun in what we do
  • Accountability: Ensuring the best return on investment of taxpayers' resources and having the flexibility and nimbleness to be as efficient as possible
  • Community: Aligning services and programs with needs, and continuously growing our connections with residents
  • Quality: Setting high standards of performance; doing our best in everything we doIntegrity: Ensuring high ethical standards

Rolling Meadows Park District at a Glance

The Rolling Meadows Park District was formed in 1958 and celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2008. The District is professionally accredited as an Illinois Distinguished Accredited Agency a program of the Illinois Association of Park Districts and the Illinois Park and Recreation Association. Rolling Meadows Park District has also been a finalist four times for the National Gold Medal award for excellence in parks and recreation management.

Parks Directory

Park Board of Commissioners

David Andrejek, Donna Bisesi, Liz Bolash, Bill Cooley, Kim Meehan, Kevin O'Brien and Christy Savino.

----Race.jpgSize and Scope of Services

Total Number of Acres: 151
Total Number of Parks: 11
Total Number of Facilities: 6
Regular Full-time Employees: 38
Part-time & Seasonal Employees: 225

Finance Facts

Tax Base (Equalized Assessed Valuation): $627,341,196
Tax Rate: .6763 cents per $100 assessed value
P.D. Taxes on $200,000 home (estimated): $336
2017 Operating Budget: $6,840,000
Last Approved Tax Referendum: 1971

Community Demographics

Population (2010 census): 24,099
Number of households: 9,425
Median Household Income (2010 census): $59,623