Monday, August 4, 2014

Crossridge Park Playground Build Day Meeting – August 7th at 6 p.m.

The Parks & Recreation Commission will be hosting a Crossridge Park Playground Build Day meeting to discuss the construction of the playground on August 7, 2014 at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 710 S. Janesville Street.

The commission will need approximately five volunteers who will be willing to serve as Project Leaders on Build Day. These volunteers will lead a small group in the construction of assigned pieces of the playground. If you are interested in serving as a Project Leader, please contact Assistant to the City Administrator Inga Cushman at (608) 868-6900 or by email at All Project Leaders will be encouraged to attend the meeting on August 7th to receive additional information about their assigned projects on Build Day.

The Parks & Recreation Commission is still fundraising for the Crossridge Park Playground. All donors will be listed on a donation recognition board in the following levels:
  • Bronze Level ($100 - $999)
  • Silver Level ($1,000 - $4,999)
  • Gold Level ($5,000 - $9,999)
  • Platinum Level ($10,000+)
At $5,000 or more, businesses or individuals may have the opportunity to sponsor a bench or a specific feature of the playground. Contact City Hall to see what is available.

The Parks & Recreation Commission would like to thank the following businesses and organizations that have already committed to the project:
  • Let’s Play City Construction Grant from Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) and national non-profit KaBOOM! - $20,000
  • Air Products - $10,000
  • City of Milton - $10,000
  • Penn Color - $1,000
  • Bank of Milton - $500
  • Casey’s General Store - $500
  • Handy Art - $500
  • Janesville Morning Rotary - $500
  • Johns Disposal - $250
  • United Alloy, Inc. - $250
  • Woodman’s Food Market - $100
For additional information contact Assistant to the City Administrator Inga Cushman at 608-868-6900 or by e-mail at