Park District Head Answering Questions About Golf Course Redesign Monday

Chicago Park District Superintendent Michael Kelly is expected at the Jackson Park Advisory Council meeting to answer questions about combining the Jackson Park and South Shore golf courses. (Sam Cholke / DNAinfo)

HYDE PARK — Chicago Park District Superintendent Michael Kelly is expected to outline plans for a $30 million renovation of the Jackson Park and South Shore golf courses at Monday’s Jackson Park Advisory Council meeting.

Tiger Woods’ TGR Design is leading the renovation of the two golf courses into a single course capable of hosting PGA Tour events.

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The new course is expected to be integrated into the grounds of Barack Obama’s presidential library, and faces design hurdles like getting golfers over South Shore Drive, which currently divides the two courses.

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