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Printable Reports and Brochures

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Board and Committee Information

Board of Commissioners and Committee Meeting Schedule 2017
Board of Commissioners and Committee Meeting Schedule 2018
Citizens Advisory Committee 2017 Meeting Schedule

Conservation Information

Land Stewardship Policy

Deer Management Program

Deer Management Plan 2013-2014
Deer Management Plan 2014-2015
Deer Management Plan 2015-2016
Deer Management Plan 2016-2017
Deer Management Plan 2017-2018
Deer Management Program Summary Report 2010-2011
Deer Management Program Summary Report 2011-2012
Deer Management Program Summary Report 2013-2014
Deer Management Summary Report 2014-2015
Deer Management Summary Report 2015-2016

Financial Information

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2011
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2012
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2013
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2014
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2015
Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2016
Forest Preserve District Budget 2013
Forest Preserve District Budget 2014
Forest Preserve District Budget 2015
Forest Preserve District Budget 2016
Forest Preserve District Budget 2017
Fee Schedule 2017
Other Post-Employment Benefits Annual Financial Report 2013
Other Post-Employment Benefits Annual Financial Report 2014
Other Post-Employment Benefits Annual Financial Report 2015
Procurement Ordinance No. 419

Planning and Development

Will County Bikeway Plan

Progress Reports

Progress Report 2011
Progress Report 2012
Progress Report 2013
Progress Report 2014
Progress Report 2015
Progress Report 2016

Rules and Regulations

Administrative Procedures for General Use Ordinance and Permit Enforcement
General Use Ordinance No. 124
Permit Regulations: Camping
Permit Regulations: Picnic

Mission

The Forest Preserve District is dedicated to protecting, conserving, enhancing and promoting Will County's natural heritage for the educational, recreational and environmental benefit of present and future generations.

Motto

Bringing People and Nature Together

Vision

The people of Will County will view the Forest Preserve District as vital to enriching their quality of life.

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