News and Happenings
- Mayor Lorraine Borowski is declaring by proclamation: April 11-17 Garlic Mustard Awareness Week. Garlic mustard is an invasive plant that can take over our woodlands if it is not controlled. Join Friends of the Park to learn about and help remove garlic mustard at the following events! [READ MORE]
- Prescribed prairie burns will take place on parts of the Decorah Community Prairie. The burns will take place between April 12 and May 14. Weather conditions are the major determination as to when the burns will take place. If you would like a notification of the exact day and time of the burns, please call the … [READ MORE]
Your Gift Will Keep on Giving
The Decorah Parks and Recreation Endowment Fund is a permanent fund with the Winneshiek County Community Foundation, therefore the donated dollars are invested and only interest income from the fund is granted out. Your contribution to this endowment fund will forever help to maintain and enhance Decorah’s parks, trails, recreational facilities, campground, swimming pool and all programs offered through Decorah Parks and Recreation.
To read our news release on the ENDOWMENT FUND, click here:
Special Events Trail Use Registration
All individuals, businesses or non-profit groups must register special events that take place on any portion of the Trout Run Trail. This registration form must be fully completed and filed no later than one month prior to the event date. This allows for Decorah Parks and Recreation and Winneshiek County Conservation to review and approve/deny the request and rule out scheduling conflicts.
To download the REGISTRATION FORM, click here: