PRESS RELEASE: Tree Removals along Lower Yahara River Trail Boardwalk

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MADISON, WI – March 27, 2019 - Dane County will be conducting selective tree removals along the Lower Yahara River Trail Boardwalk in April. These removals are needed to clear some storm damaged trees from the boardwalk corridor. Tree work is anticipated to start April 1 2019, weather depending.

Cyclists and pedestrians will be required to use alternate routes of travel during the tree work. Alternative routes, online mapping tools, and additional information are available at:

For more information, contact Alex DeSmidt, Parks Facility Planner, 608.221.7212,            

About Dane County Parks

Dane County Parks offers a variety of recreational opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast and natural environments for quiet getaways or special events.  Dane County Parks takes an active role to enhance and preserve the county’s finest natural resources.