MOVE WITH THE MAYOR September Walking Challenge

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Join Hanover Park Mayor Rodney Craig's Move with the Mayor initiative to reduce heart disease and stroke by encouraging Hanover Park residents to "get up and get movin!" Hanover Park is challenging the communities of West Chicago, Bartlett, Glen Ellyn, and Glendale Heights to a step contest in the month of September. 

MOVE WITH THE MAYOR™ (MWTM) is a collaboration with the National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention. Mayors encourage their communities to be physically active to lower their chances of heart disease and its risk factors like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and diabetes.


How To Participate:

  • Sign up for the Hanover Park Challenge Team which begins September 1st.
  • Link your smart device or fitness tracker. 
  • Start walking and record your steps for the month of September.
  • The app will record steps for walking, step machines and running. All are acceptable!
  • Follow your progress and watch the leaderboard!

Saturday Walks with Mayor Craig

  • Join Mayor Craig for a Saturday School Walk and earn extra miles. Scan the QR Code at the school to earn 1K extra healthy steps.
  • Social Distancing and precautions will be adhered to.

    • September 5- Einstein Elementary School  (10:00 a.m.) 1100 Laurie Lane, HP
    • September 12- Ontarioville Elementary School (10:00 a.m) 2100 Elm Avenue, HP
    • September 19- Greenbrook Elementary School (10:00 a.m.) 5208 Arlington Circle, HP
    • September 26- Elsie Johnson Elementary School (10:00 a.m.) 1380 Nautilus Lane, HP
    • Participating times may vary so watch our Facebook Page for details

Move with the Mayor Photos and Selfies

  • Take a socially distant photo while you "Move with Mayor Craig" on one of the Saturday School Walks.
  • Take a selfie of yourself participating in Move with the Mayor and we will post it on our Move with the Mayor Photo Gallery and social media.
  • Send photos to 


  • $50 Gift Card to the top Hanover Park Team Member.
  • $25 Gift Card for the top two Runner-Up Hanover Park Team Members.

*Photos reviewed for appropriate content.