Welcome to Worthington Park Neighborhood Association

Last update Thursday, November 16, 2023

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):

Neighborhood Association Meetings
Neighborhood Association Meeting: Place: Mentoring Positive, Inc. Office
Address: 414 Rethke Avenue
Date: Second Tuesday of each Month
Time: 7:00 p.m
Please contact neighborhood association to confirm meeting date, location, and time.

Profile, Statistics and Indicators
Neighborhood Description: The neighborhood includes the Worthington Park, Darbo and Blooming Grove (Gallagher) communities on Madison’s east side. Residents enjoy the playground and green space in Worthington Park, attend community meetings, host special events, and stroll along the banks of Starkweather Creek or adjacent bike path.
Neighborhood Boundaries: Highway 30 on the north, St. Paul Street to Milwaukee Street on the south, and branches of Starkweather Creek on the east and 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.
Neighborhood Events: Annual Picnic, Free Bike Repair Series and Rodeo, Annual Meeting & Potluck, Pickup Soccer

Neighborhood Communications
Newsletter: Worthington Park Neighborhood Newsletter
Web Page: http://www.worthingtonpark.org

Plans and Publications
City Plans: Starkweather Creek Master Plan (2004 Update)
Schenk-Atwood-Starkweather-Worthington Park Neighborhood Plan (March 7, 2000)
Fair Oaks (February 1969)
East Washington Avenue Gateway Revitalization Plan: A Supplement to The Old East Side Master Plan
Darbo-Worthington-Starkweather Neighborhood Plan (September 19, 2017)
Publications: None
Historic Districts: None
TIF Districts: None
Urban Design Districts: Urban Design District 5: Madison General Ordinance Chapter 33.24(12)

Governmental Officials
Madison Alderperson:
Dane County Supervisor:
State Representative:
State Senator:

Facilities and Services:
Community Centers East Madison Community Center (8 Straubel Court), Goodman Community Center (149 Waubesa Street), Salvation Army Community Center (3030 Darbo Drive),
Fire Stations: Fire Station #3 (1217 Williamson Street)
Library: Hawthorne Branch (2707 East Washington Avenue)
Neighborhood Resource Team:
Parks and Open Space:
Worthington Park, Starkweather Creek, Dixon Greenway
Police Districts:
Polling Place:
Public Schools: Elementary School Attendance Area 19
Lowell Elementary School (401 Maple Ave)
Middle School Attendance Area 220
O'Keeffe Middle School (510 S Thornton Ave)
High School Attendance Area 141
East High School (2222 E Washington Ave)