Seal of Dane County County of Dane
Dane County Parks

Planning & Development

This page contains links to variety of plans, reports, and projects that are related to future management and facility development of park system properties. If you have any questions or comments, please contact Chris James, Park Planning Manager, at (608) 235-2252 or by email at

Planning map

Dane County Parks & Open Space Plan

A countywide comprehensive outdoor recreation and natural resource plan.

Aerial view of a completed park project

Master Plans

Plans guide the future development, management, and resource protection initiatives for a variety of park properties.

Shelter Construction at Donald County Park

Park Projects

Current major construction and development projects on park properties.