Parks & Recreation Department News Releases for February 2017

Feb. 24

High Bridge Park Gravel Road Temporarily Closed to Vehicles

6:48 p.m. - The gravel road through High Bridge Park is temporarily closed to vehicle traffic as a result of ice buildup and deep ruts. The park remains open.

Feb. 23

Final Weekend of Ice Skating at Riverfront Park’s Ice Palace

4:47 p.m. - Enjoy one last skate at the Ice Palace before it closes Sunday, February 26, 2017. Come fall, the new ice ribbon and pond are scheduled to be open.

Feb. 6

Renaming Canada Island at March 9 Park Board

9:26 a.m. - Park Board welcomes community feedback prior to selecting a new name for Canada Island in Riverfront Park at the March 9 meeting at City Hall.

Feb. 3

A Peek into Spring at Manito’s Gaiser Conservatory

3:03 p.m. - Think spring! Tulips, daffodils, and hyacinth bulbs are on display through the month of February. Many orchids are also in bloom.