Penn Park, on Madison's south side, is a home to the Southside Raiders Football Club and Southside Raiders Cheerleading Squad. Penn Park, located across the street from the Boys and Girls Club features a large playground and basketball courts. Alcohol is prohibited in this park. For more information, see the Madison General Ordinance 8.24.
The shelter at Penn Park is scheduled for replacement in 2016 and the Parks Division is seeking input on the new shelter's design and other potential park improvements. A series of public input meetings will be held to gather neighborhood input and help guide the design process. The first public meeting was held on January 7th, 2016, and the exhibits and notes from this meeting are provided below. The second meeting is anticipated to be held in early February, the exact time and date will be announced with email notifications, flyers in the park, and through other active community organizations.