Current News Releases
01/03/2007 B.L.A.S.T. Program Begins February 4
Get Set to Get Wet! The City of Madison Parks Division is pleased to announce its BLAST program for lifeguard training at the Goodman Pool!
12/14/2006 Last minute Holiday Gifts available at Madison Parks Division
· Madison Parks Gift Certificates
12/11/2006 Ice rinks closed due to warm weather
Monday, Dec. 11 The Madison Parks ice rinks are all closed due to warm weather and deteroriating ice conditions.
12/10/2006 Ice rinks open on Sunday
Tenney, Elver and Vilas Parks ice rinks will open on Sunday morning at 11a.m. The scheduled hours are 11a.m. - 9:30p.m.
12/08/2006 Elver Park Ice Rink to open Saturday, Dec. 9
Elver Park Ice Rink will also open on Saturday from 11a.m.-9:30p.m. Due to the predicted warm weather, Sunday's hours are TBA. There are no hockey boards up yet.
12/08/2006 Madison Parks - Outdoor Ice Rinks Update-Dec. 8
Vilas Park and Tenney Park ice rinks to open Friday, Dec. 8, 2006
12/01/2006 2007 Goodman Pool Season Passes For Sale at 2006 Prices
Get the perfect holiday gift for the swimmer on your list – a 2007 season pass at Goodman Pool.
05/26/2006 Beach Lifeguard Services at Vilas & Tenney Beaches this Weekend
The Madison Parks Division is pleased to announce that due to the predicted warm weather this holiday weekend, there will be lifeguard services at two of the Madison beaches.
05/11/2006 Forest Hill Cemetery is seeking volunteers to place small flags o
A volunteer work day is set for Saturday, May 20, at 9a.m. at Forest Hill Cemetery, 1 Speedway Rd.. Volunteers will be given a section of the cemetery and the flags to place on the headstones.
05/11/2006 Give Mom & your Family a summer of fun...Goodman Pool Season Pass
Special Saturday morning sale for Goodman Pool Season Passes on May 13, 2006 from 8a.m.-noon.
03/08/2006 Ice Rinks & Ski Trails - March 8, 2006
All of the outdoor ice rinks are closed for the season. The ski trails are currently open, but in poor condition. With the rain in the forecast, the trails may also close for the season later this week.
03/03/2006 Cross-country ski trails closed
Due to deteriorating snow conditions, the cross-country ski trails in the City of Madison parks are closed. As a reminder, the outdoor ice rinks are closed for the season.