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Aurora Area Convention and Visitors’ Bureau (AACVB)
The United City of Yorkville supports the marketing and promotional efforts of the Aurora Area Convention and Visitors’ Bureau. Formed in 1987, the Aurora Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (AACVB) is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and marketing the area as a premier overnight destination. The goal of the AACVB is to enhance the economic and environmental well-being of our region comprised of ten communities: Aurora, Batavia, Big Rock, Hinckley, Montgomery, North Aurora, Plano, Sandwich, Sugar Grove and Yorkville. For a comprehensive list of festivals, happenings, and events in the Fox Valley area visit the Aurora Area Convention and Visitors’ Bureau Web site at www.enjoyaurora.com.
Additional recreational facilities include the Hoover Education Center, Silver Springs State Park and the Kendall County Fairgrounds. The city of Yorkville boasts over 40 area parks and playgrounds. In addition, Yorkville’s picturesque countryside is a haven for cycling enthusiasts everywhere!
Kendall County Administrative Offices
The following county offices are located at 802 John Street: Animal Control, Circuit Clerk, Coroner, Court Administration, Dept. of Probation & Court Services, Facilities Management, Health Department, Jury Commission, Public Defender, State’s Attorney and Veteran’s Assistance. The following offices are located at 111 Fox Street: Assessments, County Administration, County Clerk, County Recorder, Mapping; Planning, Building & Zoning, Treasurer, Voter Registration. For a complete list of county departments visit http://www.co.kendall.il.us/
Kendall County Fairgrounds
Rt. 71 and East Highpoint Road just 1 mile west of Route 47
P.O. Box 149, Yorkville, IL 60560; 630.553.2860 • Fax: 630.553.5624
Newspapers: Kendall County Record, Beacon News, Fox Valley Labor News and the Ledger-Sentinel
•Dreyer Medical Clinic
The new Dreyer Medical Clinic - Yorkville office is located in a newly-constructed building shared with Provena Mercy Medical Center at 1500 Sycamore Road, on the far west side of the city at the southeast corner of Route 34 and Sycamore Road, west of Cannonball Trail and east of Eldamain Road.
•Provena Mercy Medical Center
•Valley West Community Hospital
Area Public Airports
Both airports feature hard surface, lighted runways, fuel and charter service, private aircraft maintenance and storage. DuPage Airport is the state’s business general aviation and commercial services airport with a U.S. Customs office and a 24-hour tower. For more information call 630.584.2211.
Expressways and Thoroughfares
United City of Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department
The United City of Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for creating over 40 truly unique theme parks throughout the city including Gilbert Park, Grande Reserve Regional Park, Cannonball Park, Sunflower Park and River’s Edge Park II. In addition to its many classes and programs for kids and adults, Parks and Recreation also offers Parker’s Playtime Pre-School, basketball and soccer leagues, outdoor movies, Music Under the Stars and much more!
Yorkville Parks and Recreation Offices
Hours of operation: Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
202 E. Countryside Parkway, Yorkville, IL 60560 • 630.553.2582
Hours of operation: Monday-Thursday, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
and Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Summer hours of operation: (beginning Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend): Monday-Thursday, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. and Sunday 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
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