Welcome to Newbery Heights

Last update Thursday, October 11, 2018


Neighborhood Contacts || Neighborhood Association Meetings || Profile, Statistics and Indicators || Neighborhood Communications || Plans and Publications || Governmental Officials || Facilities and Services ||

Neighborhood Contacts
Neighborhood Contact Person(s): Joan Hoopes, presidentnewberyheights@gmail.com
Meleia Johnson , meleiaj@gmail.com

Neighborhood Association Meetings
Neighborhood Association Meeting: Place: Board Members Homes
Address:
Date: Third Sunday of the Month, Quarterly (Feb, May, Aug, Nov)
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Please contact neighborhood association to confirm meeting date, location, and time.

Profile, Statistics and Indicators
Neighborhood Description: Newbery Heights is located on the far west side of Madison. Sixty-four single-family homes were built in the late 1990s. Newbery Park is 2.1 acres and is located at the end of Lois Lowry Lane. Neighbors come together to celebrate activities and events throughout the year. Newbery Heights Neighborhood is enthralled with children literature. Newbery Heights is named after John Newbery Award, which is awarded annually to the most distinguished contribution to children's literature. And our street names, Byars, Fleischman, Lois Lowry, Ryland, Naylor, and Raskin, are named after a recipient of the Newbery Award.
Neighborhood Boundaries: Back lot lines of Fleischman, Byars, Naylor Circles on the north, South Highpoint Road on the east, city limits on the west, and back lot lines of Raskin and Rylant Circles on the south.
Neighborhood Statistics Indicators: The Neighborhood Indicators Project is a demonstration of key characteristics and various indicators that relate to the quality of life in Madison at the neighborhood level. Basic neighborhood information as well as housing, public safety, health and family well-being, economic, and transportation indicators by neighborhood is available.
Neighborhood Events: Trash and Treasure Day (treasure hunt and park cleanup), End of School Ice Cream Social, 4th of July Picnic and Bike Parade.

Neighborhood Communications
Newsletter: None
Web Page: None

Plans and Publications
City Plans:
Publications: None
Historic Districts: None
TIF Districts: None
Urban Design Districts: None

Governmental Officials
Madison Alderperson: Paul Skidmore, Aldermanic District 9 - Ward 107
Dane County Supervisor: Paul Nelson, Supervisory District 9 - Ward 107
State Representative: Lisa Subeck, Assembly District 78 - Ward 107
State Senator: Fred Risser, Senate District 26 - Ward 107

Facilities and Services:
Community Centers
Fire Stations: Fire Station #7 (1810 McKenna Blvd)
Library: Meadowood Branch (5740 Raymond Road)
Neighborhood Resource Team:
Parks and Open Space:
(Map)
Elver Park, Newbery Park
Police Districts: West District, Capt. Cory Nelson, 1710 McKenna Blvd., Neighborhood Officers
Polling Place: Ward 107, Coventry Village, 7707 North Brookline Dr
Public Schools: Elementary School Middle School High School