Public Comment for the Cherokee-Yahara River Estuary
Event Dates
  • 11/14/2019 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Description

Dane County, City of Madison, Town of Westport, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and UW-Madison Invite Public Comment for the Cherokee-Yahara River Estuary at Two Public Informational Meetings:  November 5 and 14, 2019

The Dane County Land and Water Resources Department was awarded a planning grant from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Department to create long-term plan for a portion of the Cherokee-Yahara River Estuary. The objectives of the plan are to enhance (i) recreation, (ii) fishery and wildlife, (iii) water quality and vegetation, and (iv) erosion and sediment trapping in the estuary.

An introduction and general background of the project will be provided at each meeting. Then the public will provide input at four breakout stations. Representatives from Dane County, City of Madison, Town of Westport, DNR, and UW-Madison will be at each station to provide information and seek public input.

Tuesday, November 5
6:30 – 6:45 pm (Welcome and Project Background)
6:45 – 8:30 pm (Breakout Stations)
Warner Community Recreation Center
1625 Northport Drive
Madison, WI

Thursday, November 14
6:30 – 6:45 pm (Welcome and Project Background)
6:45 – 8:30 pm (Breakout Stations)
Westport Town Hall
5387 Mary Lake Road
Waunakee, WI

Location

Tuesday, November 5
Warner Community Recreation Center
1625 Northport Drive
Madison, WI

Thursday, November 14
Westport Town Hall
5387 Mary Lake Road
Waunakee, WI

Contact
John Reimer, reimer.john@countyofdane.com

Categories:

Public Meeting