Mendota County Park Master Plan

 

Dane County Parks has completed a preferred alternative master plan for Mendota County Park.  A public information meeting to review draft recommendations of the plan and gather input was held on Wednesday, August 17, 7:00 pm at the Peace Thru Christ Lutheran School, 3232 W Point Rd, Middleton, WI 53562.  A summary of public input heard throughout the planning process is attached to the master plan report document.  Some of the improvements to the park that are recommended in the preferred alternative master plan include replacement of a picnic shelter, reorganization of the campground area, improved shoreline access, park health and wellness facilities, natural play areas, walking paths, parking and storm water treatment improvements, and enhancing bicycle/pedestrian access to the park.  Comments regarding the plan should be directed to Chris James, Senior Landscape Architect, at (608) 224-3763 or james@countyofdane.com.  A resolution to adopt the master plan is anticipated to be considered by the Dane County Environment, Agriculture and Natural Resource Committee on Thursday, November 10, 2016.   For meeting details visit the Dane County website at  https://dane.legistar.com/Departments.aspx.