The Harrisburg Township Park District exists to serve the residents of Harrisburg, Illinois.  We value transparency, community participation, and accessibility of information.


Freedom of Information Act

In accordance with 5 ILCS 140/1, Freedom of Information Act, the Harrisburg Township Park District shall make available to any person for inspection or copying all public records, except as otherwise provided in Section 7 of this Act.


The Board of Commissioners has designated the following Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officers for the Harrisburg Township Park District:


Blake Emery – Executive Director

Jillian Marvel – Administrative Assistant


Freedom of Information requests may be submitted to the Harrisburg Township Park District in writing.  Requests will be accepted via mail, fax, personal delivery, and / or email.  Fees may be assessed under the Freedom of Information Act on all requests involving such services as record search, duplication, and reviews.


Harrisburg Township Park District

921 W. Poplar Street

Harrisburg, IL  62946

Fax:  (618) 253-4511

Email:  External link opens in new tab or windowoffice@harrisburgpark.net


HTPD FOIA Documents

FOIA Request Form.pdf
FOIA Records that can be Disclosed Immediately.pdf
FOIA General Records.pdf
FOIA Directory.pdf


Prevailing Wage Notice

The Harrisburg Township Park District has attached a link to the most current prevailing wage requirements to properly bid on contracts or other non-bid contracts to be awarded to contractors.

External link opens in new tab or windowClick here to be redirected to the Illinois Department of Labor website.


Annual Budget

The Harrisburg Township Park District posts annual budgets for public viewing.  For questions, please contact the Executive Director, External link opens in new tab or windowBlake Emery, or call 618-252-2111.


The combined Annual Budget and Appropriation for the Fiscal Year July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 has been approved by the Park Board of Commissioners.

2020 - 2021 Approved Budget and Appropriation Ordinance.pdf