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St. Charles might hire economic consultant to study for Fox River plan

A plan to create more recreational opportunities along the Fox River in St. Charles includes a revamped riverwalk and the potential for kayaking, canoeing and rafting. Read full story...

St. Charles Kiwanis Commits To Active River Development

The St. Charles Kiwanis Club has announced a major commitment to the children of St. Charles with their pledge to fund and construct a significant component of the proposed Active River Development. Read full story...

STC Active River Task Force Travels to Greenville, SC. on Fact-Finding Trip

An entourage from the City of St. Charles, St. Charles Park District, the River Corridor Foundation of St. Charles and the St. Charles business community are visiting the highly successful Falls Park project in Greenville, SC to understand their planning, financing, management and formula for success. Read more...

St. Charles Active River Project Building Strong Community Support

The Saint Chares Active River Project continues to build support throughout the community. A recent example is a water quality testing program conducted by students from St. Charles East High School. Led by science instructor Laura Nannini, the environmental club members took water samples from the Fox River within St. Charles city limits for analysis of dissolved oxygen, phosphate and organic content. The purpose of this testing program is to continually monitor water quality in the Fox River as components of the Active River Project are implemented. Read more...

St. Charles Active
River Project

  •   214 South First Street, Suite A
         St. Charles, IL 60174

About the Project

The goal of the St. Charles Active River Project is to create a lively riverfront environment and experience that is the centerpiece of the community. Your participation and input are important. Contact us to get involved or provide your feedback here