Welcome to Highlands Community Association Inc., The

Last update Tuesday, July 8, 2014


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

Neighborhood Contacts
Neighborhood Contact Person: Jane McMurray, 6113 S Highlands Ave , Madison, WI 53705, (H)608-233-5907, janemcmurray@yahoo.com

Neighborhood Association Meetings
Neighborhood Association Meeting: Place: Crestwood Elementary School
Address: 5930 Old Sauk Rd
Date: Annual meeting occurs n November
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Please contact neighborhood association to confirm meeting date, location, and time.

Profile, Statistics and Indicators
Neighborhood Description: The Highlands is a community of narrow, tree-lined streets curving gracefully through a patchwork of woodlands and clearings. The neighborhood was planned about 1911 by Ossian Cole Simonds, one of the leading landscape architects of the time, in a naturalistic style. The neighborhood now includes about 85 homes.
Neighborhood Boundaries: Soo Line Railroad on the north, Old Middleton Road on the south and east, South Highlands Avenue on the west.
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.
Recent Accomplishments:
Neighborhood Events: Progressive Dinner (June), Fourth of July Brunch
Places of Interest:

Neighborhood Communications
Newsletter: The Highlands Fling
Jane McMurray, 6113 S Highlands Ave, Madison, WI 53705, (H)608-233-5907, janemcmurray@yahoo.com
Web Page: None

Plans and Publications
City Plans:
Publications: Neighborhood Directory
Historic Districts:
TIF Districts:
Urban Design Districts:

Governmental Officials
Madison Alderperson: Mark Clear, Aldermanic District 19 - Ward 87
Dane County Supervisor: Jeremy Levin, Supervisory District 10 - Ward 87
State Representative: Brett Hulsey (Elect), Assembly District 78 - Ward 87
State Senator: Fred Risser (Elect), Senate District 26 - Ward 87

Facilities and Services:
Community Centers
Community Gardens:
Fire Stations: Fire Station #2 (821 Grand Canyon Drive)
Library: Sequoya Branch (513 South Midvale Boulevard)
Neighborhood Resource Team:
Parks and Open Space:
(Map)
Crestwood Elementary School playground, Highlands East and West Open Space, Kettle Pond Conservation Park, Skyview Park
Police Districts: West District, Capt. Vic Wahl, 1710 McKenna Blvd., Neighborhood Officers, Newsletter
Polling Place: Ward 87, Crestwood Elementary, 5930 Old Sauk Rd
Public Art:
Public Schools: Elementary School Attendance Area 4
Crestwood Elementary School (5930 Old Sauk Rd)
Middle School Attendance Area 245
Jefferson Middle School (101 S Gammon Rd)
High School Attendance Area 145
Memorial High School (201 S Gammon Rd)