Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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How can I rent a shelter?

We begin shelter rentals for the current calendar year on the first business day in January for that calendar year.

For shelters located at Forest Glen Preserve please call or visit the LJK Visitor Center at Forest Glen Preserve  217-662-2142

For shelters located at Kennekuk County Park or Lake Vermilion County Park please call or visit the Visitor Center at Kennekuk County Park  217-442-1691

How can I make a Freedom of Information Act Request

Learn more about making a FOIA request

When are Board Meetings

Regular board meetings are the third Wednesday of each month at 4:30 pm.  Please visit Board Meeting Schedule for locations.