The Forest Preserve District of Will County’s 2020 dog park permits go on sale Friday, Nov. 1.

Permits are good for the remainder of 2019 through Dec. 31, 2020. They can be purchased online or in person at three District visitor centers: Isle a la Cache Museum in Romeoville, Plum Creek Nature Center in Crete Township and Sugar Creek Administration Center in Joliet. Permits also can be purchased online at or by mail.

Dog park permits can be used at all six of the District’s off-leash dog parks, which are located in Crete Township, Homer Glen, Joliet, Naperville, Shorewood and Wilmington. Annual permits cost $40 for county residents and $80 for nonresidents. Additional fees are charged for multiple dogs up to a maximum of three dogs total per permit. Discounts are available for senior citizens, veterans and active duty military.

For a complete list of permit requirements and dog park rules, visit the Dog Exercising page at