DNR to hold Willow River State Park dam public information meeting May 6

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  1. By Northwest Region April 16, 2015

    Contact(s): Kevin Harter, DNR communications, 715-839-3715, or Paul W. Bruggink, DNR land representative, 715-356-5211, ext. 221.

    EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - A public information meeting concerning the Little Falls dam in Willow River State Park will be held at the Hudson Town Hall, 980 County Road A, St. Croix County on Wednesday, May 6, beginning at 6 p.m.

    Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials will present information regarding a recent inspection of the dam and discuss possible next steps to address the issues including a drawdown of Little Falls Flowage.

    For more information, visit DNR.wi.gov and search for "Willow River State Park." In addition to attending the informational meeting, citizens may submit comments to Aaron Mason, park superintendent,

    Willow River State Park, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, 1034 County Road A, Hudson, WI, 54016, or by email to [email protected].


    The following counties are in Northwest Wisconsin: Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Iron, Jackson, La Crosse, Lincoln, Oneida, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Price, Rusk, St. Croix, Sawyer, Taylor, Trempealeau, Vilas, Washburn.

    The Public Affairs Manager for DNR Northwest Wisconsin is Kevin Harter, 715-635-4242.

    Last Revised: Thursday, April 16, 2015