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Illinois State Park Closures

Quinn To Reopen State Parks And Historic Sites Closed By Blagojevich

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Gov. Pat Quinn says shuttered historic sites could reopen by summer. The Chicago Democrat says he is committed to opening t...

Quinn Reopens 7 Illinois Parks Closed By Blagojevich

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD---At 10:30 a.m. today, seven state parks closed under Rod Blagojevich as a cost-cutting move were reopened, Gov. Pat Quinn said. The park...

Illinois Governor Closes 11 State Parks

Pamela Todd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Pamela Todd

On November 30, the State of Illinois will lock the gates to 12 state parks and 13 historic sites. If you try to get in, you could be arrested for trespassing . . . on public lands you've been supporting with your tax dollars all these years.