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Cook County forest preserve access to parking lots
« : December 04, 2013, 11:35:48 AM »
Some info for Cook County Christmas Bird Counters –

Cook County Forest Preserves should be open during daylight hours for the CBC, unless it has snowed and the lot isn’t plowed.  If it does snow and you are concerned that a preserve in your area will be closed, please contact the appropriate maintenance office a few days in advance to let them know that you’d like to get in, and they will try to get the lot plowed and opened if they can.  Thanks to Chris Merenowicz for setting this up! 

Cook County FPD maintenance divisions

Calumet 773 233-3766 or 67
Indian Boundary (Des Plaines River area) 773 625-0606
North Branch 847 647-2240
Northwest 847 437-8330
Palos 708 839-5617
Salt Creek 708 447-0090
Thorn Creek 708 474-1221
Tinley Creek 708 385-7650

This map shows the divisions: http://fpdcc.com/downloads/maps/pdf/Districtwide_Map.pdf


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