Experience Loves Park, Illinois
"The City with a Heart"
The City of Loves Park is a flourishing residential, commercial, and industrial community in Northern Illinois.  We have a wide variety of housing options, employment options, and recreational opportunities.  Located 80 miles Northwest of Chicago, Loves Park is situated along the beautiful Rock River with easy access to I-90.  Whether you are looking for a state park for camping, boating and fishing, a booming commercial and industrial sector, or a minor league baseball game, Loves Park is a close-knit community that offers it all!

Loves Park is also the proud home of MercyHealth Sportscore Two, the premier sports facility in the Midwest.  Operated by the Rockford Park District, the 180+ acres MercyHealth Sportscore Two features a 60,000 sq. ft. indoor multi-sport center, a 133,000 sq. ft. Mega-sports center, Wedgebury Soccer Stadium, 26 outdoor soccer fields, 5 illunminated turf soccer/baseball fields, 3 sand volleyball courts and a 4500 sq. ft. concession building. The City welcomes all sports enthusiasts to the MercyHealth Sportscore Two Facility and encourages all to book their future tournaments and events in this premier sports facility.


News and Announcements

Accepting Candidate Petitions for Consolidated Election
Notice is hereby given that the office of Loves Park City Clerk, 100 Heart Blvd., Loves Park, IL., will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. beginning Monday, December 10, 2018 through Monday, December 17, 2018 for the purpose of accepting candidate petitions for the Consolidated Election to be held on April 2, 2019 for the following offices. 

Alderman - Wards 1-5

Robert J. Burden, City Clerk Read More
2018 Leaf Vacuuming Update
Statement regarding leaf vacuuming: Rock River Disposal has notified the City that the leaf vacuuming program has ended for the 2018 season, due to the earlier than normal snowfall. Sometime in the Spring of 2019, Rock River Disposal will conduct a two week long Spring clean-up, which will include the continuation of leaf vacuuming. When this date is determined, the City will make every effort to notify Rock River Disposal's customers. Please keep in mind, the City of Loves Park is not the provider of the garbage service or leaf vacuuming program. Please direct any customer questions, comments and concerns to Rock River Disposal at 815-965-2489. Read More
Young at Heart Festival announcement
Many of you have heard the announcement that the Parks Chamber of Commerce has suspended the Young at Heart Festival for 2019. The City of Loves Park understands and supports this difficult decision. Please note that the City of Loves Park will still continue to have the Young at Heart parade and fireworks show in 2019. Details on these events will be posted when we get closer to the date. Read More
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