Current News Releases
03/23/2007 Cypress SprayPark Groundbreaking, March 28, 1:15p.m.
Schedule details Ground-breaking event with Mayor Dave Cieslewicz and students from Lincoln Elementary, Wednesday, March 28 at 1:15p.m. Near corner of Cypress Way and Hughes Place.
03/22/2007 Monona Golf Course to open for the season on Friday
Get out your clubs - it's time for golf! Monona Golf Course will open for the season on Friday, March 23. To book a tee time, please call 266-4736.
03/12/2007 Ski Trails and Ice Rinks Closed
Due to the warm temperatures, all ice rinks and all ski trails are closed.
03/09/2007 Ice Rink and Ski Trail Update
All ice rinks are closed for the season. Ski Trails: Parks staff intends to open Elver Shelter and Odana Golf Course for ski rental this weekend. But warm weather and rain may result in early closings.
03/08/2007 12th Annual Dog Park Spring cleanup on Saturday, March 31
Dog owners, don't forget! Saturday, March 31, from 8 a.m. - noon is the 12th annual Volunteer Spring Cleanup day at area Dog Exercise Parks, rain or shine!
03/06/2007 Goodman Pool now accepting swimming lesson registration
Give yourself peace of mind this summer: teach your child to swim! Goodman Pool offers the nationally acclaimed American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program.
03/06/2007 Ski Trail and Ice Rink Update
All ice rinks are closed for the season.
02/28/2007 Starkweather Creek Public Meeting
The next public tour of Starkweather Creek is April 14 (raindate of April 15). The follow-up public meeting is scheduled for April 26.
02/28/2007 Emerald Ash Borer Tree Survey to Begin today in Madison
For Immediate Release Contact: Marla Eddy, City Forester, 266-4450, cell 220-9638 Laura Whitmore, Parks Community Relations, 266-5949
02/26/2007 Ski Trail and Ice rink Update
Ice Rinks: All ice rinks are closed.
02/23/2007 Ice Rink and Ski Trail, updated Feb. 25
Updated on Sunday, Feb. 25, 11:30a.m. Ice Rinks - all ice rinks are closed. also Elver Park and Odana Golf course ski rental is closed today.
02/19/2007 Public Input Sought for Starkweather Creek Planning
Joint Planning Process to generate public input into future City restoration of three City-owned properties along Starkweather Creek.