The Porter County
Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public meeting Monday, June 2 at
Morgan Township Middle/High School from 7-8:30 p.m. to discuss the proposed
development of a new park in South Porter County.
from the Parks Department and members of the community will be on hand to
review the proposed Park Master Plan and gather input for the new 63.5-acre
park, between County Roads 650S and 700S on the west side of Ind. 49 (1 mile
north of Kouts).
property is currently being farmed with homes to the west, north and south.
The park plan is
intended to accommodate both active and passive uses, with emphasis on
Likely uses include
athletic fields, pedestrian trails and non-programmed open space.
MS/HS is located at 299 S. Ind. 49.
information on the project/public meeting, please contact Park Planner Ray
Joseph at 219-465-3447 or firstname.lastname@example.org Learn more on the “Park
Projects” page of the Porter County Parks webpage at