Shape our shared spaces at the 2019 Listening Tour

Wed May 8, 2019

BATAVIA, IL – The Batavia Park District Board and staff will be hosting a Listening Tour throughout the community this May and June to do a deeper dive into the Community Needs Assessment Survey results. The Listening Tour will be a time for the Park District to listen, gather input, and collect insights from the public to help shape our shared spaces.  

Local residents are encouraged to come ‘Connect, Contribute, and Create’ in open discussion with the Park Board, Executive Director, and key staff members to share their vision in regards to the recreational programming, facility, and Park District amenity needs of the community.

Jeff Andreasen, of aQity Research & Insights, who conducted the Community Survey will be assisting the facilitation of each Listening Tour session. 

Wednesday, 5/15 at H.C. Storm Elementary, 305 N. Van Nortwick Avenue, from 7-9 pm.

Thursday, 5/16 at Alice Gustafson Elementary, 905 Carlisle Road, from 7-9 pm.

Wednesday, 5/22 at Rotolo Middle School, 1501 S. Raddant Road, from 7-9 pm.

Thursday, 5/30 at J.B. Nelson Elementary, 334 William Wood Lane, from 7-9 pm.

Monday, 6/3 at Hoover-Wood Elementary, 1640 Wagner Road, from 7-9 pm.

Saturday, 6/8 at the Batavia Public Library, 10 S. Batavia Avenue, from 10 am-noon.

Saturday, 6/15 at the Batavia Civic Center, 327 W. Wilson Street from 10 am-noon.

For more information please call 630-879-5235 or visit to view the full results from the Community Needs Assessment Survey.