City of Elgin Parks Department is located in the Fleming Community Center. The Parks Department is responsible for:
parks maintenance and reservations,
Fleming Community Center reservations,
Morris Memorial Pool and Recreation Programs.
Elgin is a city with a vision that includes improving its quality of life by providing parks and recreation activities. The many festivals, special events and historic beauty of Elgin make it a perfect setting for Parks and Recreation.
Construction for the new Elgin Recreation Center is ongoing and on schedule. Planning for recreation and programs is being managed by the Parks Department and near the end of the year, council will be reviewing a recreation use policy. Use the link at the left to see pictures and video of the project and follow its progress.
Below is a list of some of the annual events sponsored by the Parks & Recreation Department. Additional activities and classes are scheduled throughout the year.